MENENA’s mission is to foster the technological advancement, availability and implementation of a universal emergency telephone number system (9-1-1). In carrying out its mission, NENA promotes research, planning, training and education. The protection of human life, the preservation of property and the maintenance of general community security are among MENENA’s objectives.
MENENA serves the public safety community as the only professional organization solely focused on 9-1-1 policy, technology, operations, and education issues. MENENA promotes the implementation and awareness of 9-1-1 and international three-digit emergency communications systems. MENENA works with public policy leaders; emergency services and telecommunications industry partners; like-minded public safety associations; and other stakeholder groups to develop and carry out critical programs and initiatives.