Global Action on Cybercrime Extended (GLACY)+
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) and supports eight priority and hub countries in Africa, Asia-Pacific and Latin America and the Caribbean region – Dominican Republic, Ghana, Mauritius, Morocco, Philippines, Senegal, Sri Lanka and Tonga. These countries may serve as hubs to share their experience within their respective regions.
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.
- To promote consistent cybercrime and cybersecurity policies and strategies.
- 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.
- To enable criminal justice authorities to apply legislation and prosecute and adjudicate cases of cybercrime and electronic evidence and engage in international cooperation.
The third and final Workshop dedicated to Sri Lankan District Judges and Magistrates on "Cybercrime and Electronic Evidence" was concluded in Colombo, Sri Lanka on 18 March. This workshop had 75 judges, including two judges from the Judicial Academy in Nepal. With the conclusion this third...
GLACY+: First judicial training of trainers on cybercrime for the ASEAN region takes place in the Philippines
The Council of Europe and the Office of Cybercrime of the Department of Justice of the Philippines (DOJ-OOC) are organizing the first introductory training of trainers course (ToT) for Judges, Magistrates and Prosecutors of the ASEAN Region between 20 and 23 March 2018. The training is delivered...
The Ministry of Justice, Human Rights and Civic Promotion of Burkina Faso organized, with the support of the Council of Europe, through the GLACY + project, a workshop to develop a draft law on cybercrime and electronic evidence. The purpose of this activity was to develop and align Burkina...