||In recent years, more and more companies have sought new ways to contribute to the well-being and quality of life. The private sector engages in actions aimed at addressing various social problems and contributes to the development of communities, cities, and countries. Safety is an essential condition for development and the private sector is in a unique position to contribute to the prevention of crime and violence.
''The Public-Private Partnerships and Community Safety: Guide to Action'' publication is a practical guide that demonstrates how companies can engage in community safety. This guide is designed to help companies gain a better understanding of the importance of community safety and the role that the private sector can play in it, mobilize the right partners and identify ways of engagement to work on initiatives to improve community safety. Finally, it intends to inspire these companies by presenting promising actions that have been implemented throughout the world.