23rd International Safe Communities Conference

Congress Centre MASTER

10-12 October, 2017, Novi Sad, Serbia


Injuries and violence are a major burden on public health worldwide. The main theme for the 23rd International Safe Communities Conference, Safe Communities are an Essential Need for a Modern-Day Society, seeks to find new ideas and experiences to solve this actual problem and to make the safer world.

The 23rd International Safe Communities Conference will bring together the world’s leading safe communities experts, researchers, practitioners, policy-makers, and advocates in the field of safe community, injury prevention and safety to debate,
discuss and share information and experiences.

The 23rd International Safe Communities Conference is hosted by the National Center for Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion from Novi Sad and several partners and colleagues from Serbia, European and the International Safe Community Network. Patron of Conference is HRH Crown Princess Katherine of Serbia.


  • Philosophical, cultural and historical aspects of safety
  • Injuries: The analysis and the evaluation of the actual situation and strategies of prevention
  • Social dangers of the modern world: causes and approaches to prevention
  • Psychological safety – Psychological dangers in the modern world and the strategies of prevention
  • Urban safety (streets, roads, public places, workplaces, houses…)
  • Family safety
  • Safe kids, teenagers, young people
  • Safe elderly people
  • Safe handicapped persons
  • Safe sport
  • Safe traffic
  • Safe hospitals
  • Safe water and food supply
  • Ecological safety: Prevention of emergency situation and disasters
  • Information safety
  • Prevention of violence
  • Fire prevention 
  • Prevention of terrorism
  • Prevention of human trafficking
  • Other


  • English
  • Russian
  • Serbian

Important dates

  • Deadline for abstract submission: 10 July 2017
  • Deadline for Travelling seminar submission: 10 July 2017
  • The 23rd International Safe Communities Conference: 10- 12 October 2017
  • Traveling seminar: 13 October 2017
  • Post Conference Seminar – Safe School in Safe Community: 14.October 2017


Welcome to Novi Sad!

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