Government Affairs Committee
Empowering Governments, Protecting Nations
The mission of the GCA Expert Committee on Government Affairs is to advance cybersecurity within the government sector by promoting effective governance, information sharing, and cooperation between governments while also contributing to the development of cybersecurity policies, guidelines, and best practices that transcend the government sector and benefit the industry and the nation as a whole.
The GCA Expert Committee on Government Affairs is dedicated to its mission of advancing cybersecurity within the government sector while actively contributing to the development of cybersecurity policies and guidelines for the industry and the nation. Through collaboration, advocacy, and knowledge sharing, we strive to create a secure and resilient digital environment that enables innovation, economic growth, and the protection of national interests.
Frequently asked questions
The role of the GCA Government Affairs Committee is to advance cybersecurity governance within the government sector and contribute to the development of cybersecurity policies and guidelines for the industry and the nation. The committee fosters collaboration, knowledge sharing, and advocacy to strengthen cybersecurity practices, protect critical infrastructure, and promote national security.
The GCA Government Affairs Committee welcomes participation from experts, policymakers, government representatives, industry associations and individuals with a keen interest in cybersecurity governance. The committee values diverse perspectives and encourages collaboration among stakeholders from around the world.
The GCA Government Affairs Committee actively contributes to policy development by conducting research, analysis, and consultation on cybersecurity issues. It provides guidance, recommendations, and best practices to shape effective cybersecurity policies, regulations, and frameworks. The committee also engages in advocacy efforts to promote the adoption of these policies at the global, regional, and national levels.
The GCA Government Affairs Committee undertakes various initiatives to enhance cybersecurity governance, including:
Developing and promoting cybersecurity policies and guidelines tailored to the government sector.
Collaborating with industry stakeholders, international organizations, and academia to share knowledge and best practices.
Facilitating public-private partnerships to bridge the gap between policy development and industry practices.
Engaging in international cooperation efforts to harmonize cybersecurity approaches across borders.
The GCA Government Affairs Committee supports governments by providing guidance, recommendations, and best practices to strengthen their cybersecurity posture. It offers insights on emerging threats, risk management, incident response planning, and resilience measures. Through capacity building programs and training initiatives, the committee empowers government officials and policymakers with the knowledge and skills necessary to develop and implement effective cybersecurity strategies.
To get involved with the GCA Government Affairs Committee, you can express your interest and reach out to the committee through the Global Cybersecurity Association (GCA) website. The committee welcomes participation from experts, policymakers, government representatives, and industry stakeholders who are passionate about advancing cybersecurity governance and contributing to the development of cybersecurity policies and guidelines.