DEP Securing 5G Strategic Digital Infrastructures and Technologies

Programme: Digital Europe Programme

Call: Cyber Security and Trust DIGITAL-ECCC-2022-CYBER-03

The Digital Europe Programme aims to accelerate the economic recovery and shape the digital transformation of Europe’s society and economy, bringing benefits to everyone, but in particular to small and medium-sized enterprises.

Outcomes and Deliverables of This Call:

Trusted and secure 5G services.

Support the cooperation between national authorities and private providers of technology services or equipment, in particular, innovative European SMEs in cooperation with network and technology providers (e.g. vendors, mobile network operators and other players) on piloting, testing and integration of security and interoperability aspects of 5G interoperable, open and disaggregate solutions.


The objective will be to support relevant entities in Member States, such as regulators of electronic communications or security agencies, in the implementation of their national cybersecurity strategies and legislation, in line with European 5G cybersecurity policy.

This aims to support knowledge and capacity building for relevant national authorities regarding e.g. exchange of best practices; staff trainings; deployment of innovative evaluation methods; support standardisation actions; procurement of specialised services (e.g. audit and technical assessments).