GLACY+  is a Joint project of the European Union (Instrument Contributing to Peace and Stability) and the Council of Europe.

GLACY+ is intended to extend the experience of the GLACY project (2013 – 2016) which supported seven priority countries in Africa and the Asia-Pacific region – Mauritius, Morocco, Philippines, Senegal, South Africa, Sri Lanka and Tonga. These countries may serve as hubs to share their experience within their respective regions. Moreover, countries of Latin America and the Caribbean now also benefit from project support.


To strengthen the capacities of States worldwide to apply legislation on cybercrime and electronic evidence and enhance their abilities for effective international cooperation in this area.

  1. To promote consistent cybercrime and cybersecurity policies and strategies.
  2. To strengthen the capacity of police authorities to investigate cybercrime and engage in effective police-to-police cooperation with each other as well as with cybercrime units in Europe and other regions.
  3. To enable criminal justice authorities to apply legislation and prosecute and adjudicate cases of cybercrime and electronic evidence and engage in international cooperation.
Activities Activities

GLACY+: Residential Workshop on Cybercrime and Electronic Evidence for Intake of New Judges in Sri Lanka

9-13 August 2017 Colombo, Sri Lanka

The Council of Europe, through the GLACY+ project, organized a residential training workshop for the intake of new Judges in Sri Lanka on Cybercrime and Electronic evidence. A group of 22 new young judges are now equipped to deal with cybercrime cases and have knowledge of all aspects of...

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GLACY+: Special program on cybercrime and e-evidence for the judiciary in Nepal delivered by Sri Lankan trainer-justices

16-20 August 2017 Kathmandu, Nepal

Organized under the GLACY+ framework, on the initiative of the National Judicial Academy of Nepal and of the Sri Lanka Judges’ Institute, the Special Program on cybercrime and electronic evidence for Nepalese judges, judicial officers and prosecutors opened in Kathmandu in the presence of His...

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GLACY+: Sustainable capacity building for Sri Lankan High Court Judges

28-30 July 2017 Kalutara, Sri Lanka

More than 60 High Court Judges of Sri Lanka participated in a residential Workshop on Cybercrime and Electronic Evidence, held in Kalutara on 28–30 July. The initiative, supported by the GLACY+ project, was coordinated in partnership with the Sri Lanka Judges’ Institute and in collaboration with...

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