The Bridge to cyber capacity building in the Americas

Latin America and Caribbean Cyber Competence Centre LAC4 is implemented by EU CyberNet and funded by the European Union, established in 2022 with the physical training facility in Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic.

June 10-13, 2024

Women in CyberTech Camp @LAC4

Women in CyberTech Camp @LAC4
LAC4 Dominican Republic Santo Domingo

Women in CyberTech Camp @LAC4

The program is open to women working in CISRTs, critical public and private sector organisations on information security and incident response.


Training for creating and operating CSIRTs in the academic sector

The training will facilitate the creation and elevate the maturity of the academic CSIRTs in the LAC region.

LAC4 Dominican Republic Santo Domingo

EU-LAC Digital Alliance Cybersecurity Policy Dialogue

Bi-regional cybersecurity policy dialogue aims to bring together senior government officials, representatives from the private sector, civil society, and academia from Latin America, the Caribbean, and Europe.

LAC4 Dominican Republic Santo Domingo

Cyber diplomacy training program in Santo Domingo

Organised together with the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Dominican Republic the Institute of Higher Education in Diplomatic and Consular Training “Dr. Eduardo Latorre Rodríguez” and the National Cybersecurity Center.


IT risk assessment course for El Salvador’s public sector

In cooperation of the Secretariat of Innovation of the government of El Salvador.


Barbados national cybersecurity strategy implementation workshop

Action plan for the implementation of their National Cybersecurity Strategy (NCS) 2023.  

Who we are?

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LAC4 will improve the cybersecurity capacities of Latin America and the Caribbean fostering a more secure cyberspace.


Enhance cyber capacities in the LAC region, delivered by the EU CyberNet though its Expert Pool and in collaboration with other EU-funded capacity building projects and international partners.

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Latin America and Caribbean Cyber Competence Centre LAC4 is

  • state-of-the-art hybrid training facility
  • capacity to develop and provide technical, policy and strategic level courses, consultations and simulation;
  • platform for doctrine development and research coordination;
  • channel to cyber capacity building, training modules and materials

Read more about the LAC4 milestones.

Cybersecurity requires international coordinated approach and agile collaboration models. LAC4 aims to become an international, cross-sector effort, serving as a nexus for cooperation between national and international, public and private stakeholders.

Expert pool

Join the EU CyberNet network of experts to contribute with your knowledge and experience in LAC4 trainings and other activities

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