Minister's and VIP's Group picture at opening of ECOWAS Ministeriel Meeting with opening patron, Her Excellency, Vice President, Madam Dr Isatou Njie Saidy.
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DATE: March 22nd 2014
MansaKonko, Lower River Division, The Gambia
MOICI in Partnership With ITU Organise Workshop on Regulatory Auditing and Cost Modeling in Sub-Saharan Africa
Government through MOICI in partnership with the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) organized a five-day workshop on “Regulatory Auditing and Cost Modeling in Sub-Saharan Africa,” that took place from the 19th - 23rd August 2013 at the Coco Ocean Resort and Spa.
Being the first of its kind in The Gambia, the ITU workshop was initiated by its Harmonization of the ICT Policies in Sub-Saharan Africa (HIPSSA) project. The project’s objective for the five-day
Commonwealth Technical Assistance Geared Towards the Formulation of a Holistic National Strategy on Cyber Security.
A two-man consultant team from the Commonwealth Cyber Crime initiative was in the Gambia for a one week scoping mission (June 24th to 28th), with a view of coming up with legal measures to create a cyber security strategy.
According to the Deputy Permanent Secretary, Technical, Mr. Lamin Camara, “This visit is a timely one. The Gambia being already a member of the African Union Convention on Cybercrime would