Special Session: Combatting Cybercrime with the Counter Ransomware Initiative


14:15 - 15:15



Ransomware remains a global scourge requiring international cooperation to disrupt. This is the goal of the International Counter Ransomware Initiative (CRI): A group of now 48 countries alongside Interpol and the European Union who work together in disrupting cybercriminal networks, prosecuting ransomware actors and developing concrete policy commitments.

The Chairs of the Diplomacy and Capacity Building track of the CRI:

  • Dr. Regine Grienberger, Cyber Ambassador of Germany,
  • Jamila Akaaga Ade, Head, Cyber Crime Unit, Department of Public Prosecutions, Federal Ministry of Justice, Nigeria

hereby seize the opportunity of having experts present in Accra, Ghana, for the GC3B conference to invite conference participants from CRI member countries and those interested in the Initiative/potential members to meet

on 29 November 2023, from 13:4514:45h

at Palm Meeting Room, Kempinski Hotel during

to discuss CRI activities, share success stories and exchange on the way ahead.

Please confirm your interest with Lilian Georgieva-Weiche, German Federal Foreign Office at ks-ca-ext-gtz@auswaertiges-amt.de (limited number of seats distributed on a first come-first serve basis).