2010 UNGGE report on the Field of Information and Telecommunications in the Context of International Security

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DATE

2010

INSTITUTION

United Nations

SHORT SUMMARY

in 2010 the UN Group of Governmental Experts in the field of information and telecommunications in the context of international security produced its first consensus report. It included the following elements in its recommendations:

  • Dialogue on norms for State use of ICTs to reduce risk and protect critical infrastructure
  • Confidence-building and risk-reduction measures, including discussion of ICTs in conflict
  • Information exchanges on national legislation and ICT securitystrategies
  • Capacity-building in less-developed countries.

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