International Institute on Cybersecurity (I2C) – for French-speaking countries
The global threat of cybercrime is growing. The international community agrees that there is a need for capacity-building programmes targeting different stakeholders in the field of cybersecurity.
Cybersecurity capacity-building is an important aspect to ensure a safer and more resilient Internet ecosphere. There is a high demand in developing countries for cybersecurity capacity-building programmes.
The Ecole Supérieure d’Infotronique d’Haïti (ESIH) and TaC have partnered to create the International Institute on Cybersecurity for French speaking countries, in order to contribute to the fight against online threats in the French-speaking world.
The institute, which gathers the expertise of the leading French-speaking experts in the field of cybersecurity, will be located in Haiti.
The Ecole Supérieure d’Infotronique d’Haïti (ESIH) is a higher education institute, founded in 1995. It is an incumbent member of the Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF), of the Conference of Deans and Presidents of Caribbean Universities (CORPUCA), of the Unesco vocational network, and of the Haitian ICTs. The ESIH offers training programmes in two specific academic areas : Computer Science and Business & Administration. http://www.esih.edu