What every M&E specialist should know about information security

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About the webinar

This Webinar was a one-hour session ideal for Monitoring and Evaluation professionals who are interested in learning more about data security. During the webinar, we discuss key data security risks and ways to address them with practical examples.

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Some of the key risks we cover are:

  • User error
  • Insider attacks
  • Social engineering
  • Password management
  • IT operation failure

We cover best practices in three main areas:

  • Device security
  • Staff training
  • Vendor selection

Is this Webinar for me?

  • Are you an M&E practitioner interested in the security of the data in your programmes?
  • Do you want to understand better data security risks that are not necessarily related to technology?
  • Are you responsible for managing users’ access to various tools and software?
  • Do you wish to ask questions related to data security and information management?

Then, watch our Webinar!

About the Speaker

Mr. Alexander Bertram, Technical Director of BeDataDriven and founder of ActivityInfo, is a graduate of the American University's School of International Service and started his career in international assistance fifteen years ago working with IOM in Kunduz, Afghanistan and later worked as an Information Management officer with UNICEF in DR Congo. With UNICEF, frustrated with the time required to build data collection systems for each new programme, he worked on the team that developed ActivityInfo, a simplified platform for M&E data collection. In 2010, he left UNICEF to start BeDataDriven and develop ActivityInfo full time. Since then, he has worked with organizations in more than 50 countries to deploy ActivityInfo for monitoring & evaluation.

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