Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency and SIS (Swedish Standards Institute) are responsible for the secretariat of the committee and to lead the work in the right direction as well as administering the work and making sure that everyone follow the rules within ISO standardization. The actual development of the standards is done in various Working Groups and Task Forces which focus on certain areas within the field of societal security.


Chair: Åsa Kyrk Gere  

Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency       



Secretary: Bengt Rydstedt

SIS (Swedish Standards Institute)


Working Group 1: Framework standard on societal security management 

Working Group 2: Terminology

Working Group 3: Emergency management

Working Group 4: Resilience and continuity

Working Group 6: Mass evacuation

DCCG: Developing Country Contact Group

Please note that some previous groups have been dissolved after finalizing its work.

Upcoming events

20-24 January in Bogota, Colombia 
Working Group 9 meeting

[TBD] February, Zoom
Communication Group meeting

[TBD] Mars in London, UK 
Working Group 6 and Working Group 8 meeting

21-26 June, 2020, in Berlin, Germany
8th ISO/TC 292 plenary meeting



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