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The SecDev Foundation

We work at the cross-roads of security, development,

and the game-changing impact of cyberspace.


Digital Safety, Opportunity and Citizenship

Digital risk affects everyone, everywhere. Digital safety is essential for everything from
individual wellbeing to the global digital economy.


Open Empowerment

Digital natives are changing the world.

Violence Prevention & Reduction

Cyberspace offers genuine opportunities to enhance community security

and resilience, citizen participation, and human rights reporting.

Advanced Analytics for Effectiveness

Improve development effectiveness with advanced analytics.


News and Updates

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Who Are We?

The SecDev Foundation is a Canadian think-do tank that works at the cross-roads of security, development and new technology. We’re helping vulnerable populations around the world improve their lives using new digital technologies—safer from new digital threats. 

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