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AIP Foundation CEO attends Safe Kids Worldwide annual meeting, discusses experiences advocating for child road safety legislation

17-09-2016

SKW Global Meeting 2016

Safe Kids Worldwide partners from around the globe met in Tampere, Finland, to share their experiences working in child injury prevention.

AIP Foundation CEO Mirjam Sidik collaborated with child injury prevention peers at Safe Kids Worldwide’s annual Global Network Meeting. At the forum, Sidik shared her organization’s experiences advocating for child road safety legislation in Vietnam during a roundtable discussion. AIP Foundation was also one of three winners of a small grant competition, and will use the funds to support an initiative that will provide road safety education to low-income night school students in Ho Chi Minh City.

AIP Foundation, operating as Safe Kids Vietnam, partners with Safe Kids Worldwide and FedEx in Vietnam on its pedestrian safety program, Walk This Way. Since 2009, Walk this Way in Vietnam has reached 224,263 students from 278 schools across the country.

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