The Turnbull government has made an unprecedented foray into cyber-diplomacy by publishing Australia’s first International Cyber Engagement Strategy, which addresses the online expression of international crime, conflict, economic development, human rights and trade.

Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Julie Bishop launched the new manifesto yesterday, eight months after appointing Tobias Feakin as the first national Ambassador for Cyber Affairs.

Source: Cyber-diplomacy: Australia’s aspirations for online peace and prosperity