Shaping of Trusted Information Societies in Developing Countries

The aim of the project is to develop secure digital societies, that provide trusted environment for doing business and economic success for people by evaluating countries’ digital security and define capacity gaps. The method used for evaluation is National Cyber Security Index (NCSI). The NCSI is also a database with publicly available evidence materials and a tool for national cyber security capacity building.

During this project, we continue the creation of contact network, the promotion of national cyber security index, the collection of data about countries, the assessment of countries’ digital security situation, the identification of capacity gaps, the publication of processed data and the compilation of situation reviews about the countries.

The results of the activities:
1. A web environment for the National Cyber Security Index: https://ncsi.ega.ee/
2. Awareness raising and promotion of the index methodology
3. An updated version of the index methodology.


Cyber Security


03/2018 - 02/2020


200 000 €

Project Manager

Epp Maaten


University of Tallinn