The Regional Association for Security and Crisis Management (hereinafter: the Association) is a voluntary, non-governmental and non-profit professional association, established for an indefinite period of time to achieve goals in the field of security and crisis management.

Complete and permanent support and reliable partner to public and private entities, communities and individuals in building security capabilities and capacity to prepare and respond to crisis situations.

A leading organization that brings together individuals and legal entities dealing with security and crisis management in the region, focused on the development of security awareness and culture, through various types of education, conferences, round tables and other systems for the transfer of knowledge, skills and abilities.

Pursuant to Article 12 of the Law on Associations (“Official Gazette of the RS”, No. 51/09, 99/11), at the Founding Assembly held on March 5, 2016 in Belgrade, the following was adopted:

S T A T U T E

Citizens’ associations

„Regional Association for Security and Crisis Management

Area of goal achievement

Member 1.

The Regional Association for Security and Crisis Management (hereinafter: the Association) is a voluntary, non-governmental and non-profit professional association, established for an indefinite period of time to achieve goals in the field of security and crisis management.

Member 2.

The Association directs its engagement in the field of security and crisis management to:

  • strengthening the overall security capacities of the Republic of Serbia in cooperation with regional, European and international organizations, in order to prevent and prepare for responding to modern security challenges, risks and threats,

  • integration of security capacities, human and social security, entities in the region in order to increase the ability to prevent and respond to crisis situations,

  • activities that will contribute to raising the security culture and levels of security and protection of people, material and cultural goods and the environment in the region in regular conditions and crisis situations through joint, voluntary and connected actions of citizens and social communities.

Objectives of the Association

Member 3.

The goals of the Association are:

  • monitoring scientific thought in the field of security and crisis management and contributing to its development;

  • proposing, developing and implementing policies, strategies, laws and standards of the Republic of Serbia, regional, European and international organizations in the field of security and crisis management,

  • development, organization and implementation of programs for non-institutional professional development of citizens, members of professional services, professionals in companies and competent state services, members of international organizations for effective prevention and response in crisis situations,

  • encouraging and contributing to the development, transfer and application of modern scientific and experiential knowledge through professional training of its members and other participants in achieving human, regional, national and social security,

  • connecting and uniting the professional and creative potentials of persons who are professionally engaged in security and crisis management,

  • contribution to the cooperation of countries in the region and international organizations through cooperation with civil society organizations, development of security culture and raising awareness of citizens and communities about the importance and role of security in everyday life.

Member 4.

The Association will achieve the defined goals by undertaking activities:

  1. Giving opinions on legal solutions and other documents, participating in public debates, launching civic initiatives, informing the professional and general public about information important in the field of security,

  2. Initiation, organization and implementation of development and applied research and other projects in the field of security and crisis management,

  3. Providing professional assistance to citizens, local governments, economic organizations and civil society organizations in the preparation, organization and implementation of activities related to crisis and emergency situations,

  4. Participation and organization of professional gatherings (conferences, round tables, forums, professional and scientific conferences and conferences) with topics in the field of security and crisis management,

  5. Organizing and holding courses, seminars, trainings and workshops for professional development and training of citizens, companies and other entities for prevention and response in crisis situations,

  6. Preparation and publication of publications in order to develop awareness and culture of security of citizens in the field of security and crisis management and disaster risk reduction.

  7. Establishing cooperation with state bodies, scientific and educational institutions, economic and other entities and non-governmental organizations, for the purpose of cooperation and implementation of joint projects,

  8. Development of cooperation and association with regional, European and other international organizations and civil society associations in the field of security and crisis management

  9. Development and improvement of the capacity of the Association, partners and members to achieve the set goals.


The Association directs its engagement in the field of security and crisis management to:


strengthening the overall security capacities of the Republic of Serbia in cooperation with regional, European and international organizations, in order to prevent and prepare for responding to modern security challenges, risks and threats,

integration of security capacities, human and social security, entities in the region in order to increase the ability to prevent and respond to crisis situations,

activities which, through joint, voluntary and connected actions of citizens and social communities, will contribute to raising the security culture and the level of security and protection of people, material and cultural goods and the environment in the region in regular conditions and crisis situations.