The proposition, if diligently implemented, would help evolve global Internet Governance model and help formulate a solution acceptable to all the stakeholders, building pros of multi-stakeholder model whilst suggesting practical and amicable solutions that can resolve IG issues. Data Security Council of India promises to actively participate in the global dialogue in reforming current IG model.
Data Security Council of India (DSCI) proposes a roadmap for further evolution of the Internet Governance model to ensure a single interoperable Internet. Steps are:
Given that all stakeholders (including all nation states) would not effectively be represented in the Netmundial meeting, and the committees that have been formed do not ensure adequate representation of right set of stakeholders, DSCI views it as a platform that can carry forward the dialogue on evolving Internet governance model that is currently underway at numerous platforms. Further, the outcome of the meeting can be used as platform to further propose solutions that can be considered by global community to evolve Internet Governance model.
DSCI is a focal body on data protection in India, set-up as an independent Self Regulatory Organization (SRO) by NASSCOM®, to promote data protection, develop security and privacy best practices & standards and encourage the Indian industries to implement the same.
DSCI is engaged with the Indian IT/BPM industry, their clients worldwide, Banking and Telecom sectors, industry associations, data protection authorities and other government agencies in different countries. It conducts industry wide surveys and publishes reports, organizes data protection awareness seminars, workshops, projects, interactions and other necessary initiatives for outreach and public advocacy. DSCI is focused on capacity building of Law Enforcement Agencies for combating cyber crimes in the country and towards this; it operates several cyber labs across India to train police officers, prosecutors and judicial officers in cyber forensics.
Public Advocacy, Thought Leadership, Awareness and Outreach and Capacity Building are the key words with which DSCI continues to promote and enhance trust in India as a secure global sourcing hub, and promotes data protection in the country.