South Asian Regional CIIP Workshop

South Asian Regional CIIP Workshop (Bangladesh)

Date: 10-11 September, 2014
Location: Dhaka, Bangladesh


20 participants attended the second South Asian Regional CIIP Workshop jointly hosted by the CTO and Bangladesh Telecommunications Regulatory Board in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The participating countries included: Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.

The workshop was divided into two parts: the first part presented the Critical Information Infrastructure Protection (CIIP) and the second part focused on the commonwealth perspective on Cyber-governance model and the commonwealth approach to developing a national Cybersecurity strategy.

Key Issues

  • Outline the framework for managing the risk of Bangladesh’s cyberspace or critical information infrastructure.
  • Building user confidence and security in the use of ICTs
  • Highlighted the key cyber security challenges including cross boundary corporation, the lack of comprehensive and harmonized laws; and increasing mobile phone fraud.

Hosted by

Government of Bangladesh

Bangladesh Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (BTRC)

Further Information:

Technical Support and Consultancy Division
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