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Digital Security Training

Venue: KampalaDates: 1st Cohort in March and 2nd Cohort in April, 2023
Duration: 5 days each
Deadline:  03rd March, 2023.


DefendDefenders is hosting a free five (5) days residential in-person training for participants from Uganda. We will train participants in conducting digital security audits based on the SAFETAG framework ( The SAFETAG framework is specifically designed to offer auditors a guide on how to assess the digital risks of small non-profit organizations based and/or operating in a challenging environment. The training will take place in-person. The training is aimed at building and expanding a community of SAFETAG digital security auditors in Uganda who can in turn help their respective organizations and or communities.

Who should apply:We are looking for a Technologists working in the field of Human Rights and/or media in Uganda who possesses at least one of the attributes below: – A person with a background in Information Technology related field,  – A person with an interest in conducting digital security audits/assessments for CSOs,– A person with experience in conducting digital security trainings and/or Audits,– A person who is responsible for an organization’s IT and/or digital security,– A person who helps/supports other civil society organizations with their digital security due to the person’s position and technical ability.How to Apply:Please fill out this application form if you are interested in participating in this training.Selected participants will be notified by email.