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All people living in the Pan Pacific region are able to enjoy their lives free from the fear, cost and pain of preventable injury and violence.


To improve networking and collaboration between Safe Communities in New Zealand, United States of America, Australia and Canada and, as determined appropriate by other nations, other countries geographically located in the Pan Pacific region.



The governance framework of the PPSCN is based on the following principles.

  • Participation
  • Transparency
  • Responsiveness
  • Consensus orientation
  • Equity
  • Sharing
  • Effectiveness and efficiency
  • Accountability
  • Strategic vision