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: Workshop on online fraud and electronic payment frauds

12-14 November 2018 Bucharest

The joint project of the European Union and the Council of Europe – CyberSouth – with the support of Romanian National Police and the Directorate for Investigating Organized Crime and Terrorism (DIICOT) organised a workshop on online fraud and electronic payment fraud, in Bucharest on 12-14...

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CyberSouth: Workshop on cybercrime legislation in Jordan

18 November 2018 Amman, Jordan

CyberSouth in cooperation with Jordan Armed Forces, Judicial Institute of Jordan and High Judicial Council organised a workshop dedicated to Jordanian legal framework on cybercrime on 18 November 2018 in Amman. The meeting facilitated in depth discussions on the gaps of the current legislation on...

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CyberSouth: Introductory Judicial Course on cybercrime and electronic evidence in Tunisia

12-14 November 2018 Tunis, Tunisia

On 12-14 November, the Council of Europe in partnership with the Superior Institute of Magistrates (L’instiut superieur de la Magistrature) organised in Tunis, Tunisia, under the framework of CyberSouth project a basic judicial training on cybercrime and electronic evidence. The training was...

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Alexander Seger
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