CyberSouth is a joint project of the European Union (European Neighbourhood Instrument) and the Council of Europe. CyberSouth aims to strengthen legislation and institutional capacities on cybercrime and electronic evidence in the region of the Southern Neighbourhood in line with human rights and rule of law requirements.

Project area: Southern Neighbourhood region

Initial priority areas: Algeria, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco and Tunisia


  • Legislation
  • Specialised services and interagency as well as public/private cooperation
  • Judicial training
  • International cooperation
  • Strategic priorities on cybercrime and electronic evidence
Activities activities

CyberSouth: Mainstreaming of cybercrime judicial training. Third meeting of the working group in Algeria

16 September 2021 online activity

Under the CyberSouth project, the third meeting for mainstreaming the judicial training in Algeria took place online, on the 16th of September 2021. This event was a follow-up to the second meeting of the working group focused on developing the Algerian course on cybercrime and electronic...

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CyberSouth: National Workshop for supporting the establishment of the 24/7 Contact Point in Tunisia

13 July 2021 online activity

In order to assist the Tunisian authorities to complete the process for accession to the Budapest Convention and following their request, a meeting on the establisment of 24/7 Contact Point (CP) took place, online, on the 13th of July 2021. This workshop follows the previos advisory mission on...

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CyberSouth: Renewed engagement of priority countries at the sixth Steering Committee

8 July 2021 online activity

The sixth Steering Committee meeting of CyberSouth project was held jointly by the Council of Europe and European Commission, online, on the 8th of July 2021, with the participation of representatives from priority countries Algeria, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco and Tunisia and the project partners,...

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