Global Safety & Security

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The Office of Global Safety & Security (GS&S) provides the Princeton University community with governance, guidance and advice, risk assessments, training and other direct support related to international operations and global mobility. The GS&S mission is to enable wider, more meaningful international engagement through programs and policies that promote smart worldwide risk mitigation.

Meet the members of the GS&S team

Global Safety & Security (GS&S) supports Princeton University travelers by:

  • Developing and maintaining policies and standards related to global travel.
  • Monitoring the world for incidents and events that have the potential to disrupt Princeton University travel and international operations.
  • Informing travelers about destination- and profile-specific safety and security risks.
  • Preparing travelers through a variety of mediums, such as briefings, trainings and consultations.
  • Managing the Enroll My Trip system and registration process.
  • Conducting risk assessments for new and existing programs and high-risk travel.
  • Coordinating with International SOS on medical and other types of assistance, including evacuations.
  • Planning for emergencies abroad.
  • Leading international crisis response efforts when emergencies occur.

As part of our commitment to supporting global travel and facilitating collaboration across Princeton, GS&S also coordinates and/or leads the following groups:

  • Global Risk Committee (GRC)
  • International Crisis Management Team (ICMT)
  • International Forum

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