ITU Regional Workshop for Europe on “National Cybersecurity Strategies" was organized by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) at the kind invitation of the Ministry of Information Society and Administration and in collaboration with DCAF. The Workshop took place in Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia, from 26 to 28 June 2019.
This workshop was organized within the framework of the ITU Regional Initiative for Europe on Enhancing trust and confidence in the use of information and communication technologies adopted by the ITU World Telecommunication Development Conference 2017 (WTDC-17), that amongst others aimed at elaboration or review of national cybersecurity strategies and sharing country and regional best practices and case studies. After the workshop an assessment report was prepared containing the key findings and recommendations on the way forward for the establishment/enhancement of the National Cybersecurity Strategy of each participating economy.
Taking into account ongoing digital integration process in Western Balkans, special attention of this event was dedicated to the Western Balkan economies and the outcomes of this event simultaneously contributed to the Multiyear Digital Integration Plan 2018-2020.