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: Supports the adaptation of the E-First e-learning pack in Arabic language

20-25 May 2019 Lisbon, Portugal

The European Cybercrime Training and Education Group (ECTEG), in collaboration with Council of Europe, UNODC and Portuguese Police organised on the period of 20-25 of May 2019, the E-First Working Group at Judiciary Police Headquarters from Lisbon, Portugal. During this week, a group of 25 ECTEG...

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Open Source Tools for Cybercrime Investigation and Digital Forensics - FREETOOL showcase

15 - 17 May 2019 Bucharest, Romania

The Cybercrime Programme Office of the Council of Europe (C-PROC), in collaboration with the University College Dublin – Center for Cybersecurity and Cybercrime Investigation organised the FREETOOL Showcase Workshop on 15-17 May 2019 at SELEC’s Headquarters, Bucharest, Romania. The event gathered...

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Regional workshop towards the elaboration of national reports on the evaluation of cyberthreats

8-10 April 2019 Rabat, Morocco

Under the framework of CyberSouth project, on 8-10 April 2019 a regional workshop on the evaluation of cyberthreats was organised at the Institut Supérieur de la Magistrature in Rabat, Morocco, with the support of the General Prosecution Office of Morocco. The event gathered 53 representatives...

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