EU-funded CyberSouth: National Workshop on the preparation of cybercrime and e-evidence situation (annual) report in Algeria

February 24, 2021
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Building on the achievements and progress made since the regional workshop held in Rabat in April 2019, a national workshop on the situation (annual) report on cybercrime and electronic evidence in Algeria was organised on-line on 17 February.

The Algerian authorities had the opportunity to get acquainted with the national cybercrime threats and trends, and to identify strategies and policies for fighting cybercrime and dealing with electronic evidence.

Representatives from the Algerian Ministry of Justice – judges and prosecutors, Ministry of Internal Affairs – General Directorate for National Security (DGSN), Ministry of National Defense, National Gendarmerie, and the Research Centre for Scientific and Technical Information (CERIST) attended this meeting. The participants shared the progress achieved in the development of the national institutions and policies / strategies on preventing and fighting against cybercrime.

CyberSouth is a joint project of the European Union and the Council of Europe. It contributes to the prevention and control of cybercrime and other offences involving electronic evidence in the region of the Southern Neighbourhood, in line with international human rights and rule of law standards and good practices.


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  • Algeria
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