Description:Presentation prepared for the DOT-COM / InterAction Speaker Series of September 16, 2004.
Jonathan Metzger's presentation focused on USAID's role in helping developing countries become more aware of the cyber-security issues, be better trained to address cyber-security threats, develop appropriate laws and conventions, and establish the necessary enforcement mechanisms.
Development Sector(s): Rule of Law, Information Technology, Legal and Institutional Reform
ICT Intervention(s): Capacity Building, Public Administration, ICT Policy Reform
Core funding for the DOT-COM Alliance is provided by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Bureau for Economic Growth, Agriculture & Trade, Office of Infrastructure and Engineering (EGAT/OI&E), Office of Education (EGAT/ED), and Office of Women in Development (EGAT/WID), under the terms of Award numbers: GDG-A-00-01-00009-00, dot-GOV; GDG-A-00-01-00014-00, dot-ORG; GDG-A-00-01-00011-00, dot-EDU.