network security and data privacy practices.
Develop an e-government portal for procurement that will produce improved and faster information flows, more informed and predictable supply chain and logistics from better requirements tracking, and increased potential for improved oversight and visibility of suppliers and bidding processes.
Increase trust and confidence in electronic transactions and e-commerce to counter problems associated with a lack of effective authentication.
Facilitate e-commerce adoption in industries , particularly SMEs, to address industry-specific obstacles in e-commerce.
Encourage member economies to share information on IT security incidents and collaboratively promote IT security awareness among governments, businesses and the general public.