Goal 7: Promote a national dialogue on actions to improve citizen security in El Salvador. Actively involve all sectors of national life, including the private sector, the media, nongovernmental organizations, churches, etc. in efforts to solve the problem of insecurity. On Track A joint communications strategy to promote discussion of PFG efforts to improve citizen security in El Salvador is being implemented. This includes press outreach, publication of articles on PFG and security issues, creation of websites in English and Spanish, facilitation of open discussion on PFG/security, access to official PFG documents and sharing of information on actions taken to address PFG goals under the security constraint. The GOES and USG worked together to organize a civil society forum on PFG in December 2012 that included a discussion of citizen security, and conducted six public events regarding PFG security projects. Meetings of Municipal Crime Prevention Councils, many of which are supported directly by the USG, continued to take place to define local action plans. The Ministry of Justice and
6 Public Security continues to organize monthly fora on public security at the local (department) level. The President and Minister of Justice and Public Security continue to meet with various sectors of society to promote a national consensus on crime prevention and public security.