- Austrian Awareness Centre

English is the information and coordination centre for safer internet use and media competence in Austria. supports internet users, with a special focus on children, youth, parents and educators, in safer use of digital media. The rich palette of ongoing activities includes websites and, free school resources and booklets, Austria-wide workshop- and helpline-services, as well as networking with relevant players and being a contact point for journalists.

The initiative is led by the Austrian Institute of Applied Telecommunications (OIAT) in cooperation with the association of Internet Service Providers Austria (ISPA). It is co-funded by the Safer Internet Programme of the European Commission, the Federal Ministries, as well as by industry sponsors. is a member of Insafe, the European network of Awareness Centres promoting safe, responsible use of the internet and mobile devices to young people.


Fact sheet: Safer Internet Centre Austria (pdf, 800 KB)