As the first point-of-contact for data protection in India, DSCI collaborates with the key stakeholders in industry and Government, as well as global bodies, think tank, academia and multilateral stakeholder bodies on key DSCI programs and initiatives.

At the global level, our participation in global policy issues has helped shape opinions on various aspects. Over the years DSCI has established close linkages with international bodies that have been integral to our area of work.


  • BSA
  • CBI Academy
  • Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI)
  • Centre for Internet and Society (CIS)
  • Department of Commerce (DoC), GoI
  • Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY)
  • Institute of Development and Research in Banking Technology (IDRBT)
  • LNJN National Institute of Criminology and Forensics Sciences
  • Ministry of External Affairs (MEA)
  • Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA)
  • Ministry of Labour and Employment
  • National Police Academy (NPA)
  • National Security Council Secretariat (NSCS)
  • North Eastern Police Academy (NEPA)
  • O.P. Jindal Global Law School
  • Observer Research Foundation (ORF)


  • Carnegie Mellon University’s Cloud Services Measurement Initiative Consortium (CSMIC)
  • Centre of Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
  • Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
  • Department of Homeland Security (DHS) U.S.
  • EastWest Institute (EWI)
  • Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
  • Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
  • International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium (ISC)²
  • International Standards Organization (ISO)
  • National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), U.S.
  • NETmundial
  • The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)
  • United Nations Commission on Science and Technology for Development (CSTD)
  • US India Business Council (USIBC)
  • US Trade Representative Office
  • World Information Technology and Services Alliance (WITSA)
  • World Trade Organization (WTO)

*Names in alphabetical order