The Inter-American Network for the Prevention of Violence and Crime is a mechanism to establish and support the dialogue, exchange of knowledge and practices among policymakers, academics, specialists, government officials, private sector and the general public in the area of violence and crime prevention throughout the Americas.
Its mission is to facilitate the interaction and cooperation among different sectors to increase knowledge and promote the development of more efficient and effective policies, initiatives and programs to prevent violence and crime and to create safer and more peaceful societies in the hemisphere.
Through the collection and dissemination of data and the exchange of ideas and experiences you can help build up this Network. Feel free to participate in the virtual forums, suggest topics for discussion, share information on events, publications, photos and videos. Welcome to the Network!
This Network is hosted by the Department of Public Security of the Secretariat of Multidimensional Security of the Organization of American States.
Guidelines for the Usage of the Platform
* The Inter-American Network for the Prevention of Violence and Crime was built in attention to Resolution 2866 from the 2014 OAS General Assembly.
** This site was built with the financial support of the Government of Guatemala.