[ID:0076] The rise in terrorism since 9/11 has brought concerns about safety and security for those working abroad.
The best advice for dealing with safety and security issues is just to stay aware. Keep abreast of the news in your host country and check in with your consular office or embassy regularly to find out about travel warnings or changes in standard procedure.
If you plan to be away for more than three months, it is essential that you register with your home embassy upon arrival in your host country. This process can be completed online and it takes only a few minutes.
If you will be working in a high-risk area, you should discuss evacuation...