United Nations UN Cybercrime Convention Vienna Austria

United Nations UN Cybercrime Convention Vienna U.S.

United Nations UN Cybercrime Convention Vienna


The fourth negotiating session of the Ad Hoc Committee (AHC) to tricky a UN cybercrime convention will convene at the United Nations in Vienna, Austria from January 9 to 20. This session will entail negotiations on the chapters protecting criminalization, popular provisions, and procedural measures and law enforcement. These are on hand on the AHC website. Ambassador (ret.) Deborah McCarthy, the U.S. head of delegation. The United States continues to are seeking for a extensive consensus for a narrowly targeted criminal justice instrument which respects human rights and supports civil society engagement, and which advances worldwide cooperation to battle cybercrime. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) and Amazon introduced these days a new public-private partnership in aid of the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) program in Latin America and American Spaces in Mexico. This new public-private partnership, launching throughout the U.S.-Mexico’s bicentennial of bilateral relations, will aid the Department and Amazon’s shared priorities toward advertising gender equity, financial competitiveness, education, and development. Now running in extra than one hundred countries, the Department set up AWE in 2019 to grant girls entrepreneurs the knowledge, networks, and get right of entry to they need to launch or scale profitable businesses. Amazon will assist provide program help for this year’s AWE members in southern Mexico, including pitch competition seed dollars and get right of entry to to Amazon mastering products for extra than 100 ladies entrepreneurs. Amazon’s contribution will also aid AWE participants in Brazil. In addition, the Department and Amazon will expand the reach and have an impact on of American Spaces in Mexico. American Spaces – a quintessential U.S. diplomatic device – are open-access gaining knowledge of and gathering places around the world that promote interaction between neighborhood communities and the United States. There are greater than 570 American Spaces in 130 nations worldwide.  Strategy on Global Women’s Economic Security with the aid of advertising women’s leadership and increasing education and monetary improvement possibilities for underserved communities in southern Mexico and Brazil. Amazon’s partnership with the Department displays its long-standing commitment to enhance the sustainability of local communities and actively promote women’s leadership in the workplace, marketplace, and community.  Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry will journey to Mexico City, Mexico, January 9-10 to participate in the 10th North American Leaders’ Summit, where he will engage in trilateral conversations concerning local weather and clean energy action and cooperation.