Research project

Perspectives on Cyber War: Legal Frameworks and Transparency and Confidence-Building

This research project was carried out from February 2011 to February 2012

This project raised awareness among diplomats and policy-makers about the spectre of cyber war and to begin multilateral discussions about how to prevent and restrain such conflicts.

Partner(s): Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy (IFSH, Germany), Freie Universität Berlin, and the Federal Republic of Germany’s Federal Foreign Office.

Support from UNIDIR's core funders provides the foundation for all of the Institute's activities.
In addition, dedicated project funding was received from the Federal Republic of Germany.