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The Council of Europe helps to protect societies worldwide from the threat of cybercrime through the Convention on Cybercrime and its Protocol on Xenophobia and Racism, the Cybercrime Convention Committee (T-CY) and the technical cooperation programmes on cybercrime.
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Because we believe in transparency, information sharing and cooperation as the core values of our work, we have committed to publish a quarterly update on our recent activities to share with our partners, contributors and followers our main achievements. These achievements are the results of your continuous support.

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Accession by Chile to the Budapest Convention on Cybercrime

20 April 2017 Brussels, Belgium

Today, Chile deposited the instrument of accession to the Budapest Convention on Cybercrime and became the 3rd Latin American State Party to this treaty. In total, 54 States are now Parties and another 15 States have either signed or been invited to accede. State of signatures, ratifications and...

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iPROCEEDS: Public-private cooperation for fighting cybercrime and online crime proceeds

10 April 2017 Belgrade, Serbia

Cooperation between criminal justice authorities and private sector entities is essential to protect society against cybercrime. The Joint project of the European Union and Council of Europe – iPROCEEDS is supporting the organisation of a meeting on “Public-private cooperation for fighting...

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Cybercrime@Octopus: Voluntary contribution by the USA

05 April 2017 Strasbourg, France

The United States Department of State and the Council of Europe signed a new contribution agreement through which the USA will continue their support to the project Cybercrime@Octopus. Funds will be used to assist countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America in the reform of cybercrime...

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UN Expert Group on Cybercrime meets in Vienna

05 April 2017 Strasbourg, France

The UN Intergovernmental Expert on Cybercrime will meet at the United Nations in Vienna from 10 to 13 April. The Council of Europe and members of the Cybercrime Convention Committee (T-CY) will use that opportunity to report on progress made under the Budapest Convention since the last meeting of...

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