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Vietnamese singer, Intel, and local schools partner to zoom in on road safety in District 9

27-05-2013

More than 1,500 students, parents, and administrators from twelve secondary schools joined singer Quoc Thien for a festival at Le Van Viet School on May 26 to raise awareness of the need for safer roads in…

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Top Phnom Penh businesses ride together to fund helmets for first graders

27-05-2013

123 first grade students at Prey Sandek Primary School in Takeo Province, Cambodia added helmets to their school uniforms on May 18, as part of AIP Foundation’s Helmets for Kids program supported by Cambodia Biker Club…

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Grand Prize awarded to AIP Foundation’s documentary about child helmet use in Vietnam

14-05-2013

“In Retrospect,” a documentary created by the Asia Injury Prevention (AIP) Foundation about the need for children to wear helmets on motorcycles, was awarded the grand prize at the Global Road Safety Film Festival. The awards…

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National Road Safety Committee and partners walk for the 2nd UN Global Road Safety Week

14-05-2013

Together, on Saturday, May 11, road safety stakeholders across Cambodia marked Global Road Safety Week by co-organizing a ‘Long Short Walk’ at Anuvath Reachtheani Primary School in Phnom Penh. National Road Safety Committee collaborated with the…

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Kampong Cham and Phnom Penh primary schools mark Global Road Safety Week

14-05-2013

Phnom Dil and Sampov Meas primary schools in Kampong Cham and Phnom Penh are celebrating the United Nations’ second Global Road Safety Week with extracurricular road safety activities, as part of the Asia Injury Prevention (AIP)…

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Chief Secretariat of NTSC joins HCMC for Long Short Walk in support of UN Global Road Safety Week

11-05-2013

The Chief Secretariat of Vietnam’s National Traffic Safety Committee (NTSC) and the Deputy Directory of the Ministry of Security joined Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) local authorities for a “Long Short Walk” on the morning of…

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FedEx and Safe Kids Vietnam Launch the Safe Walking Campaign

11-05-2013

FedEx Express, in collaboration with Safe Kids Vietnam, the Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Department of Education and Training and the HCMC Traffic Safety Committee, today kicked-off their “Safe Walking” campaign. In support of the second…

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Helmet Vaccine Initiative – Tanzania calls for improved pedestrian safety in Dar es Salaam

11-05-2013

The Helmet Vaccine Initiative – Tanzania (HVI-T) Foundation gathered around 200 students from Turiani Primary School and road safety supporters on May 11 to walk together and highlight the need for improved pedestrian safety throughout Tanzania….

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Hanoi students and Miss Vietnam runner-up take a Long Short Walk for road safety

10-05-2013

Students from Ba Dinh Primary School in Hanoi, Vietnam took a walk with AIP Foundation, Miss. Vietnam runner-up 2008 Thuy Van, and members of the Hanoi Traffic Safety Committee (TSC). The event, sponsored by the Global…

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On the roadside and at universities, the public engages in talk to improve helmet safety

09-05-2013

Throughout April and May, traffic police have partnered with the Asia Injury Prevention (AIP) Foundation to stop 2,929 motorcycles whose passengers were not wearing helmets, as part of an innovative new approach to raising passenger helmet…

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