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

Objectives:

  • 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: Open consultation on a renewed partnership between the European Union and the Southern Neighbourhood

13 January 2021

The conjunction of the 25th anniversary of the Barcelona Process, new challenges arising from the pandemic and a new EU financial framework for 2021-2027 has created a momentum for looking into new opportunities for the relations between the EU and its southern neighbours. In this context, the...

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CyberSouth: Extended commitment from priority countries during the Fifth Steering Committee

10 December 2020 online activity

The fifth Steering Committee meeting of CyberSouth project was organised on-line, jointly by the Council of Europe and European Commission, on the 10th of December 2020, with the participation of the main stakeholders from the priority countries Algeria, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco and Tunisia and...

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CyberSouth: Second online national meeting on the Development of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Toolkit for First Responders on Cybercrime Investigations and E-evidence

09 December 2020 online activity

Under the framework of the CyberSouth Project, on the 9th of December 2020, the Second online national meeting on the Development of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Toolkit for First Responders on Cybercrime Investigations and E-evidence, was held, with Lebanon, for the benefit of the...

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