RELEASE OF RACE-BASED AND/OR COMMUNITY-BASED DATA TO MEMBERS OF PARLIAMENT

Mr Pritam Singh asked the Minister for Culture, Community and Youth (a) whether the Government will release race-based and/or community-based data that are shared in closed-door settings with community leaders and groups, to Members of Parliament on a confidential basis if need be; and (b) if not, why. Mr Edwin Tong Chun Fai: Our public agencies make availableContinue reading “RELEASE OF RACE-BASED AND/OR COMMUNITY-BASED DATA TO MEMBERS OF PARLIAMENT”

SPORTS FACILITIES AT PROPOSED HOUSING DEVELOPMENT CUM SPORTS CENTRE SITE AT FARRER PARK

Mr Gerald Giam Yean Song asked the Minister for Culture, Community and Youth (a) what sports facilities will be provided at the proposed housing development cum sports centre site at Farrer Park; (b) whether the total area available for sports facilities in Farrer Park will be reduced from the current area as a result of this redevelopment;Continue reading “SPORTS FACILITIES AT PROPOSED HOUSING DEVELOPMENT CUM SPORTS CENTRE SITE AT FARRER PARK”

INCIDENTS REPORTED UNDER SAFE SPORT UNIFIED CODE

Ms He Ting Ru asked the Minister for Culture, Community and Youth since the launch of the Safe Sport Unified Code in November 2021 (a) how many incidents of misconduct under the Code have been received under the Safe Sport Programme; (b) how many of these incidents have been referred for formal resolution; and (c) what isContinue reading “INCIDENTS REPORTED UNDER SAFE SPORT UNIFIED CODE”

DECISION FOR GOVERNMENT TO TAKE OVER OWNERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT OF SINGAPORE SPORTS HUB

Mr Gerald Giam Yean Song asked the Minister for Culture, Community and Youth how will SportSG use the takeover of the Singapore Sports Hub as an opportunity to develop sports excellence at the junior level, notwithstanding the comparatively low commercial value of junior sports, to grow a broader pipeline of future high-performance athletes and sports champions. MsContinue reading “DECISION FOR GOVERNMENT TO TAKE OVER OWNERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT OF SINGAPORE SPORTS HUB”

UPDATE ON UTILISATION OF CDC VOUCHERS AND HEARTLAND MERCHANTS ONBOARD CDC VOUCHERS SCHEME

Mr Leon Perera asked the Minister for Culture, Community and Youth (a) to date, what is the proportion of (i) heartland merchants that have onboarded the CDC Vouchers Scheme out of all eligible merchants and (ii) CDC Vouchers utilised out of the total given; and (b) whether the Government will consider adapting the CDC e-voucher system toContinue reading “UPDATE ON UTILISATION OF CDC VOUCHERS AND HEARTLAND MERCHANTS ONBOARD CDC VOUCHERS SCHEME”

COS 2022: Singapore Football

Mr Muhamad Faisal Bin Abdul Manap: Sir, in December last year, our Singapore Lions men’s football team put up a brave fight, in the semi-final of the AFF Suzuki Cup. Although they were down to eight men, they put up a proud fight until the final whistle and could hold their heads up high despite the defeat. The team’sContinue reading “COS 2022: Singapore Football”

COS 2022: Progress of Malay Muslim Community

Mr Muhamad Faisal Bin Abdul Manap (Aljunied): (In Malay): Mr Chairman, over the past decade, the Malay/Muslim community has achieved much progress in both secular and religious fields. We should be proud that the Malay community, through its awareness, determination, drive, effort and hard work, have managed to excel. During this period, we see many more youngContinue reading “COS 2022: Progress of Malay Muslim Community”

COS 2022: Community Disputes Resolution Framework

Mr Gerald Giam Yean Song (Aljunied): I would like to seek the Minister’s update on the review of the community dispute management framework, which commenced before last year’s COS. Can the Minister share who the members of the interagency committee conducting this review are and when the review will be completed? How many mediators does theContinue reading “COS 2022: Community Disputes Resolution Framework”

GUIDELINES AND PROTOCOLS ON PROTECTING PERSONAL DATA OF INDIVIDUALS COLLECTED, USED AND DISCLOSED BY PUBLIC AGENCIES AND SAFEGUARDS IN PLACE IN EVENT OF DATA BREACH

Assoc Prof Jamus Jerome Lim asked the Minister for Culture, Community and Youth (a) what are the guidelines and protocols on protecting the personal data of individuals that are collected, used, and disclosed by public agencies, in particular the People’s Association, to grassroots advisers (GRAs) and their associated volunteers; (b) what safeguards are in place when theContinue reading “GUIDELINES AND PROTOCOLS ON PROTECTING PERSONAL DATA OF INDIVIDUALS COLLECTED, USED AND DISCLOSED BY PUBLIC AGENCIES AND SAFEGUARDS IN PLACE IN EVENT OF DATA BREACH”

TAKE-UP RATE OF VOLUNTEER LEAVE BY PUBLIC SERVICE EMPLOYEES AND PRIVATE SECTOR COMPANIES OFFERING SUCH LEAVE AND THEIR TAKE-UP RATE

Mr Chua Kheng Wee Louis asked the Minister for Culture, Community and Youth (a) what is the take-up rate of volunteer leave by public service employees; (b) whether the Ministry has any data on the number of private sector companies that offer volunteer leave to their staff and the take-up rate for such companies; and (c) ifContinue reading “TAKE-UP RATE OF VOLUNTEER LEAVE BY PUBLIC SERVICE EMPLOYEES AND PRIVATE SECTOR COMPANIES OFFERING SUCH LEAVE AND THEIR TAKE-UP RATE”