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National CIRT Establishment - Burundi

Project No 9BDI12011
Title National CIRT Establishment - Burundi
Description

The main goal of the project is to assist the government of Burundi to establish its national Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT) to serve as a trusted, central coordination point of contact for cybersecurity; aimed at identifying, defending, responding and managing cyber threats.

ITU will assist the government of Burundi in building and deploying the technical capabilities and related trainings necessary to establish its national CIRT. Thus it is expected to lead to development of national cybersecurity capacity while moving forward on enhancing regional and international collaboration.

Remark: the documents attached to this project are available in French

Status Ongoing
Time Frame From 1/1/2013 To 28/2/2015
Funding Funded
Beneficiary Countries Burundi
Implementing Agency ITU
Keywords Cybersecurity
ICT applications and services
Relation to the Resolutions
Study Period Reference Chapter/ProgNo Title
2010Res. 690 / 0Creation of national computer incident response teams, particularly for developing countries, and cooperation between them
2012Res. 690 / 0Creation of national computer incident response teams, particularly for developing countries, and cooperation between them
Relation to the WSIS Action Lines
C05Building confidence and security in the use of ICTs
C07ICT Applications
Financial Scale (CHF) 100'000 - 500'000