Purpose of NE
The objective is to develop national cohesion, the instinct for survival and confidence in the future,
- by fostering a sense of identity, pride and self-respect as Singaporeans;
- by knowing the Singapore story -- how Singapore succeeded against the odds to become a nation;
- by understanding Singapore's unique challenges, constraints and vulnerabilities, which make us different from other countries;
- by instilling the core values of our way of life, and the will to prevail, that ensures our continued success and well-being.