Entries by Louk Faesen

Norm Package Singapore

In November 2018, the GCSC issued the Norm Package Singapore featuring six new global norms for both state and non-state actors to help promote the peaceful use of cyberspace. The GCSC would like to thank the organizations that have submitted feedback in response to the Request for Consultation on the Singapore Norm Package. The received comments were […]

Call to Protect the Electoral Infrastructure

At its second meeting in May 2018 in Bratislava, the Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace (GCSC) issued a Call to Protect the Electoral Infrastructure with the following norm: “State and non-state actors should not pursue, support or allow cyber operations intended to disrupt the technical infrastructure essential to elections, referenda or plebiscites.” The GCSC welcomes […]

Call to Protect the Public Core of the Internet

At its fourth meeting in November 2017 in New Delhi, the GCSC issued a Call to Protect the Public Core of the Internet with the following norm urging all Internet stakeholders to safeguard the general availability and integrity of the Internet: “Without prejudice to their rights and obligations, state and non-state actors should not conduct or […]

The Commission

The Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace (GCSC) is helping to promote mutual awareness and understanding among the various cyberspace communities working on issues related to international cybersecurity. By finding ways to link the dialogues on international security with the new communities created by cyberspace, the GCSC has a genuine opportunity to contribute to […]

Mission Statement

We have reached the end of a twenty-five-year period of strategic stability and relative peace among major powers. Conflict between states will take new forms, and cyber-activities are likely to play a leading role in this newly volatile environment, thereby increasing the risk of undermining the peaceful use of cyberspace to facilitate the economic growth […]

The Secretariat

The Commission is initiated by two independent think tanks, The Hague Centre for Strategic Studies (HCSS) and the EastWest Institute (EWI). Under the direction of Alexander Klimburg (HCSS), Director of the Initiative, and Bruce McConnell (EWI), Co-Director, the Secretariat provides operational support to the Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace.  

Funders

The Commission is supported by numerous funders, who facilitate its work and research. The Hague Centre for Strategic Studies, the EastWest Institute and the Commissioners would like to recognise and acknowledge the following funders for their generous support. Partners: Government of The Netherlands Microsoft Corporation Government of Singapore Ministry of Foreign Affairs of France Internet […]

Research Advisory Group

The Research Advisory Group (RAG) fulfills a critical research and execution element of the Commission. It functions as the Commission’s academic backbone and links the GCSC to the wider research community. The RAG engages in scientific research to support the deliberations and publications of the Commissioners and, through its outreach and community engagement, also fulfills […]

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