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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.

Cybercrime and COVID-19

27 March 2020 Bucharest, Romania

The COVID-19 pandemic renders individuals and society extremely vulnerable in all respects. During this crisis, we all rely more than ever on computer systems, mobile devices and the Internet to work, communicate, shop, share and receive information and otherwise mitigate the impact of social...

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GLACY+: Drafting Workshop on legislation on cybercrime and electronic evidence in Namibia

27 – 28 February 2020 Windhoek, Namibia

The Council of Europe organized on 27 – 28 February 2020 a legislative drafting workshop to assist with the finalization of Namibia’s cybercrime bill, with the coordinating support of Namibia’s Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (MICT). The activity drew a broad level of...

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GLACY+: Stakeholders’ Consultation Workshop on the Data Protection Bill in Namibia

24 – 26 February 2020 Windhoek, NAMIBIE

The Council of Europe and the Commonwealth Secretariat co-organized on 24 – 26 February 2020 a first mission on data protection legislative drafting, with the coordinating support of Namibia’s Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (MICT). The activity drew a very high and broad...

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C-PROC: International Meeting on Cooperation with Foreign Service Providers

26-28 February 2020 Tbilisi, Georgia

The European Commission and the Cybercrime Programme Office of the Council of Europe (C-PROC) based in Bucharest, Romania hosted in Tbilisi, Georgia an international meeting on cooperation with foreign service providers. The event took place from Wednesday, 26 February 2020 to Friday, 28 February...

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CyberSouth: Judicial material mainstreaming, second meeting of the working group in Algeria

17-18 February 2020 Algiers, Algeria

Under the framework of Cybersouth project the second meeting of the working group in charge of developing a manual on cybercrime and electronic evidence for Algerian magistrates was held in Algiers on the period of 17-18 February 2020. The meeting was organised jointly with the Ministry of...

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