Regional Consultation on Cyber Security in Africa
Multimedia University , Nairobi
Nairobi, Kenya, 23
African Centre for
and Cybercrime Prevention
United Nations African Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the
Treatment of Offenders
ACCP Centre is based in Kampala, Uganda at UNAFRI office
Our experts investigate real boundaries in cyberspace
between open and closed systems of commerce, of
governance, and of education, as well as exploring the
relationship of law to each.
The Centre is headed by 2 (two) Directors namely :
and Dr John Kisembo
This is supported by the General Secretary ,Prof Maicibi Alhas
2 (two) Co
ordinators namely Mr Patrick Mwaita ( local ) and Mr
We have quiet a number of Expert Fellows and Associates
throughout Africa as well as from other Countries in the world
organising and conducting research and organising International
Objectives of ACCP
Are to engage with a wide spectrum of cyberspace issues, including
internet governance, privacy, intellectual property rights, cyber
and cybercrime (cybercrime control and prevention), content control, e
making, technologies in public administration,
freedom of information in digital records including those in electronic
health and biometrics system and any other relevant research topic of
Our diverse research interests cohere in a common understanding of the
Internet as a social and political space where constraints upon inhabitants
are determined not only through the traditional application of law, but,
more subtly, through technical architecture, wherefrom criminals take
advantage to defraud the unsuspecting cyberspace community.
Engage and collaborate with local , regional and International
organisations with common research interest and focal areas.
As part of our active research mission, we:
with other NGOs,
local and International governmental
bodies, research and training
partnerships among all levels of government, education, business, community
, law enforcement and the general public
oriented and policy
oriented researches on cyber related
Organize conferences, workshops, seminars, etc.
Provide training services, including basic, advanced and specialized courses.
Assist civil society and NGOs in coordinating efforts in the area of cybercrime prevention.
variety of consulting services is provided by the ACCP
Our experts advise governments and regional organization on policy making , assistance with
legislative drafting , assist with interpreting and applying Regional and International Model Laws on
Cyber law , Cyber Crime and Cyber security
Conferences and Workshops
Organised and Publication
We have organised a number or regional and International
Workshops since our inception in 2008 in Egypt, Uganda, Tanzania,
South Africa , Morocco, the United States of America from which
Conference Proceedings have been published.
We are currently busy organising conferences / workshop in Zambia
Nigeria and Ghana
for 2014 and would welcome any further
requests by interested countries to host further research activities .
Our Fellows and Associates and Researchers also have published in
several International Journals and are also responsible for
publishing books and Mono
and Cyber Crime
Contact Us :
Box 10590, Kampala, Uganda.
. +2566 414
+256 312 263
Alternatively you may direct and queries to :
1. Mr Patrick Mwaita
2. Mr Sizwe
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