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Commission welcomes political agreement on the Cybersecurity Competence Centre and Network

Today, the EU institutions have reached a political agreement, subject to formal approval by the European Parliament and the Council of the EU, on the Cybersecurity Competence Centre and Network, an initiative that aims to improve and strengthen technology and industrial cybersecurity capacities of the EU and help create a safe online environment.

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The Cybersecurity Competence Centre, which will be located in Bucharest, and the Network of National Coordination Centres aim at strengthening European cybersecurity capacities, shielding our economy and society from cyber attacks, maintaining and promoting research excellence and reinforcing the competitiveness of the Union's industry in this field.

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