Critical and independent thinking

We are committed to critical and independent thinking about international cyber legislative and political issues.

Advice and research

We offer policy-relevant avant-garde advice and research that applies the views, concepts and methods used in the disciplines of International Law, International Relations, security studies and developmental studies.

Complementary approach

We stand for an inclusive and balanced discourse on international cyber peace and security as well as national development.


CPI Team brings together independent and critical thinkers with interdisciplinary interests and skills. Team work combines individual strengths and interest areas, which makes the work we do qualitative, thorough, and detailed. We encourage innovative thinking and constructive criticism. (more…)



Present CPI leads the Cyber Convention Feasibility Study (CCFS). CPI contributes to the open commentary on UN GGE 2015 recommendations organized by Leiden University. CPI supports ICT4Peace Foundation in international...


Mika Kerttunen, “The Role of Defence in National Cyber Security” in Cornish, Paul (ed.), Oxford Handbook on Cyber Security (Oxford: Oxford University Press 2018). Mika Kerttunen, “National Cyber Security Strategies...