05.11.2019. Interview by the Foundation ict4peace of the PEC Secretary-General Blaise Lempen author of: “Guerre et Paix dans le Cyberespace – Les démocraties à l’épreuve de la révolution numérique” (Georg publisher, 282 pages, Geneva 2019).

ICT4Peace. Blaise Lempen, “War and Peace in Cyberspace” is your 14th political essay. Explain your approach to us. 

Blaise Lempen: this book is the result of 40 years of reflection. My first book, published in 1980, is entitled “Information and Power”. It goes without saying that this problem has not ceased to evolve. In 1987, I defended my doctoral thesis “Computer Science and Democracy” on the protection of personal data in the public sector. You ca