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Helmet donation and teacher training at Wat Sommanat School funded by Vespiario Thailand


On September 4, the Asia Injury Prevention (AIP) Foundation Thailand went to the Wat Sommanant School in Bangkok for the pre-survey and head-size measurement to prepare for a helmet donation by Vespiario Thailand. The majority of…

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AIP Cambodia Country Director attends the 21st World Conference on Health Promotion in Pattaya, Thailand


From August 25-29, 2013, AIP Foundation’s Cambodia Country Director Kim Pagna participated at the 21st World Conference on Health Promotion jointly organized by the International Union for Health Promotion and Education (IUHPE) and Thai Health Promotion…

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Public Awareness Campaign Phase 3 launches in Hanoi


On September 21st, 2013, the Ha Noi Traffic Safety Committee (TSC), Department of Education and Training, Police Department and Asia Injury Prevention (AIP) Foundation organized a workshop to summarize the implementation of phases I and II…

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New website harnesses Cambodia’s digital generation to improve road safety, increase helmet use


The Asia Injury Prevention (AIP) Foundation, in partnership with the National Road Safety Committee and the General Commissariat of the National Police, will launch the Safe Roads website on September 20, 2013. The website expands on…

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Final evaluation of Uganda “Wear a Helmet” public awareness campaign brings positive results


The Uganda Helmet Initiative received encouraging results from the final evaluation of phase one of the “Obulamu Bwe Obugagga – Wear a Helmet!” campaign, which included road safety workshops and helmet provision for 900 boda boda…

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Sealed Air holds Helmets for Kids handover ceremony in Hai Duong


On September 17, Sealed Air Corporation launched its seventh year as a Helmets for Kids sponsor with a helmet handover ceremony on at Cam Thuong School in Hai Duong province. Sealed Air donated 260 helmets to…

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Public Awareness Campaign phase III launches in Ho Chi Minh City


On September 5, 2013, the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Education and Training, Traffic Safety Committee (TSC), Police Department, and the Asia Injury Prevention (AIP) Foundation celebrated the launch of Phase III of the “Children…

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Consultative Meeting with Stakeholders on Road Safety Educational Website


On September 2, AIP Foundation conducted a consultative meeting with relevant ministries, Government bodies, civil societies, NGOs, stakeholders, and students from four universities in Cambodia with the goal of gauging youth attitudes towards the new Safe Roads…

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Johnson & Johnson Helmets for Kids follow up with six project schools in Ha Tinh province


From August 29 to the 31st, 2013, follow-up visits took place at six Johnson & Johnson Helmets for Kids schools in Ha Tinh Province. Representatives visited schools to check in on helmet use rates, restate the…

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