Africa has enjoyed increasing stability and rising economic growth in recent decades, but this has also undermined regional peace-building efforts and facilitated cross-border organized and cyber crimes.
Interpol works closely with the African Union and numerous African countries to address law enforcement cyber matters facing the continent. With shared intelligence, the collaboration strengthens African cooperation, builds trust, and establishes valuable working relationships between and among them.
This fascinating seminar will gather experts and high-level individuals from national and international law enforcement agencies and the intelligence community to elaborate on coordination between organizations, collecting actionable intelligence, and the use of a variety of other tools and channels. They will discuss the upcoming cyber challenges for Africa, identify areas of improvement, identify weaknesses in online infrastructures, and discuss the latest efforts in avoiding and mitigating the risk of cyber crimes.