MARVEL's Partner Privanova discussing Cybersecurity at the UN

MARVEL consortium member, Privanova was among the presenters at the First intersessional consultation of the Ad Hoc Committee established by the UN General Assembly to elaborate a comprehensive International Convention on Countering the Use of Information and Communications Technologies for Criminal Purposes.

Organised by the UN Office on Drugs and Crime in Vienna on 24 and 25 March 2022, this international event involved 193 UN Member States and observing organizations including the European Commission.

Represented by Mr. Farhan Sahito, Privanova took part in a panel discussion on Procedural Measures and Law Enforcement alongside INTERPOL, Microsoft Corporation, and Asociația eLiberare.

As part of his presentation, Mr. Sahito highlighted Privanova’s role as a partner in numerous EU-funded innovation projects, including MARVEL. The European Union’s UN delegation thanked Privanova for highlighting EU initiatives that aim to reinforce cybersecurity capabilities among the UN member states.

Privanova’s presentation was published on the United Nations’ dedicated webpage.

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Key Facts

  • Project Coordinator: Dr. Sotiris Ioannidis
  • Institution: Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas (FORTH)
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  • Start: 01.01.2021
  • Duration: 36 months
  • Participating Organisations: 17
  • Number of countries: 12

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