Association for Building Security India (ABSI) (India) 

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The Association for Building Security India (ABSI) is the pioneer organization in India and Asian region championing the cause of CPTED and building security (the built-in security in the specific context of built environments). ABSI is the first ICA chapter within the Asian Region that signed the MOU with the ICA on 26 November 2020.

ABSI in brief:

✅ Founded in 2019 in India, is the pioneer think-tank of CPTED and Security by Design in the India-Asia Region headquartered in New Delhi.

✅ Affiliated to and partnering with like-minded organizations in the fulfilment of common goals towards Urban Security, Urban Resilience and Urban Livability in the India - Asia Region. See video.

✅ Working towards public advocacy, research and evidence-based impact on Policy and Projects by use of CPTED, Counter Terror by Design Integration and Secure city planning. Learn more about ABSI and their work here and check their brochure.

Leadership team:

  • Dr Manjari Khanna Kapoor, President
  • Gursimran Singh, Vice-President
  • Nivia Jain, Secretary
  • Dev Sharma, Treasurer

Updated 27 July 2021

ICA Mission Statement

To create safer environments and improve the quality of life through the use of CPTED principles and strategies