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The purpose of the session is to provide an overview of cybersecurity capacity building based on five dimensions, defined by the Global Cybersecurity Capacity Centre in the Cybersecurity Capability Maturity Model (CMM).
The following discussion will - address the current landscape and developments in cybersecurity capacity building at national, regional and international level; - identify the challenges for various stakeholder groups, and the existing opportunities to get engaged in cybersecurity capacity building; - flag effective approaches to cybersecurity capacity building.
The aim of the session is a) to enable stakeholders to understand the scope of cybersecurity capacity building, b) to help them to identify areas for manoeuvre in their thematic area, and c) to foster their ability to contribute effectively to in the dimensions of cybersecurity capacity building in their respective region.
The intended outcomes of the sessions are - Raise participant awareness of the global landscape of cybersecurity capacity building. - Based on the dimensions defined by the Centre, participants understand the scope of cybersecurity capacity building. - Participants recognise the need for international cooperation and strategic thinking in cybersecurity capacity building.