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World Bank and partners announce global fund for cybersecurity

Wednesday 18 August 2021 | 11:30 CET | News
The World Bank has announced the launch of a Cybersecurity Multi-Donor Trust Fund under the broader Digital Development Partnership (DDP). The fund aims to better define and systematically extend cybersecurity development to ensure a more substantial reflection of cybersecurity considerations in World Bank programmes and financing.

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