Digital platforms as a basis of sustainable development of the countries of the Greater Eurasia in the conditions of new challenges and threats in the information sphere

The article systematizes and presents information about a major international scientific and practical conference devoted to the problems of sustainable development of the Countries of greater Eurasia. The main emphasis is placed on the results of the conference related to the need to create a single digital platforms as a technological basis for development in the context of new challenges in the information sphere. These challenges are due, on the one hand, to the intensive development of digital technologies in all spheres of activity, on the other hand, to the increased requirements for information security, especially in the context of the strict sanctions policy of the West towards Russia.

Protection of people and their personal rights in the information space

In the article we examined noticed from the end of ХХth century uncontrolled spread of individual’s personal information. Shown the danger of this phenomenon for human rights and life, protection of reputation, family and personal secrets, privacy of correspondence and telephone calls. Negative examples of effects after the spread of such information are shown. The attention is focused on the fact that nowadays humanity cannot control the information streams. It is offered to implement a thoughtful approach to resolve the mentioned problem and outline the certain ways of legal regulation of information space and circulation of information about a person.

The Structure and priorities of global security

Reviewed the current structure of problems of global security in the development of civilization in the XXI century. The role of humanitarian factors in solving these problems and set the priorities of the world community in the coming period. It is shown that in the first place, they should be aimed at preventing a new world war. The prerequisite for this is ensuring that the geopolitical and military balance between East and West, as well as further arms reduction and demilitarization of the economy. The following priorities are ensuring the compatibility with the biosphere of man and nature in the process of development of civilization, overcoming the systemic crisis of modern culture, and anthropological crisis, signs of which are becoming more prominent.

The vitality of the information society

Questions related to the notion of the vitality of the information society are considered. Definitions of the vitality of the information society and its infrastructure are given. The indicators of survivability of technical systems on which the information society is based and the information society are proposed. Measures are proposed to ensure the survivability of the systems that form the infrastructure of the information society.

Security of civilization in the context of sustainable development

The article analyzes the problem of interconnection of security and development and the establishment of the new security concept of values. The concept of sustainable development, introduced in the last decades, combines a unified system of conservation (security) and change (progressive development) of civilization with environmental conservation. Sustainable development in the broadest sense is seen as the safest type of evolution, which reduces to an acceptable level any negative impact on the civilization and the biosphere for the purpose of their conservation and coevolution. It is expected that in the future global world with sustainable development, most types of security, including national and global security, will be mainly provided not through the defense but through this type of the most secure development.