Policy Note: Development and Harmonization of Cyber Legislation in the Arab Region Skip to main content

Policy Note: Development and Harmonization of Cyber Legislation in the Arab Region

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E/ESCWA/ICTD/2013/Technical Paper.2
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2013



  The purpose of this note is to clarify the importance of cyber legislation in building the Arab knowledge society and highlight the ESCWA efforts and activities that aim at developing cyber legislation and promoting regional integration. The note also demonstrates the challenges and obstacles of the region in the context of cyber legislation and its implementation. In addition, it includes several recommendations resulting from discussions held during a number of ESCWA workshops.