Founded in 2019 (EIN number 84-2163881), the Institute for Asian Crime and Security (IACS) is a US 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization and think tank that promotes transnational security by empowering current and future leaders, civil societies, international organizations, and governments to address critical issues relating to transnational threats worldwide .
To promote transnational security and safety, the IACS aims to conduct global research & local fieldwork. In global research, the IACS invites researchers, policy makers, and professionals to do research, education, training, and information-sharing to address the current security threats. In local fieldwork, the IACS coordinates volunteers in local communities to support first responders, medical workers, and vulnerable group of people (elderly, women, and children) who are impacted by transnational threats.
IACS’s board of directors, staff, and volunteers will honor and dutifully execute our mission and realize our vision through a commitment to IDEA: