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Chevron and AIP Foundation donate 900 helmets to high school students in Phnom Penh through ‘Helmets for Youth’

24-12-2013

On December 24th and 30th, Chevron and AIP Foundation hosted helmet kick-off ceremonies at two high schools in Phnom Penh, Cambodia as part of the Helmets for Youth program. A total of 900 helmets were donated…

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Ban Kookot Preschool holds extracurricular road safety activities sponsored by Sigma Elevator

23-12-2013

On December 23rd, AIP Foundation held extracurricular helmet safety activities at Ban Kookot preschool in Minburi, Thailand. These activities were organized as follow-up to Sigma Elevator’s donation of 160 helmets to the students through their sponsorship…

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‘Walk With FedEx’ tour brings pedestrian safety lessons to 13,019 Students in Ho Chi Minh City

23-12-2013

On December 23, FedEx, AIP Foundation (as Safe Kids Vietnam), the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Education and Training, and Traffic Safety Committee launched the ‘Walk with FedEx Tour’ to bring pedestrian safety education and…

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1,800 reflective caps donated to 18 schools in China

23-12-2013

On December 22nd, AIP Foundation and Chevron distributed 1,800 reflective yellow caps to students of 18 primary schools in Sichuan province to increase their visibility as pedestrians. The donation was made as part of a Walk…

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4,500 students and parents join “Kids love helmets” family days in Ho Chi Minh City

22-12-2013

On December 14th and 22nd, nearly 4,500 parents and students from the Binh Tan and Tan Phu districts of Ho Chi Minh City joined “Kids love helmets” family days organized by the Ho Chi Minh City Department…

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UHVI established “Helmet Safety Checkpoints” in Kampala

20-12-2013

The Uganda Helmet Vaccine Initiative and partners established five “Helmet Safety Checkpoints” in Kampala last month, as part of UHVI’s “Obulamu Bwe Buggaga – Wear a helmet!” public awareness campaign. In Uganda, motorcycle (boda boda) riders…

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Planning underway for ‘road safety days’ at schools in Udon Thani

16-12-2013

Thanks to the continued support from The UPS Foundation, AIP Foundation’s Helmets for Kids program will continue to donate helmets and road safety education to students of the Ban Makkhang and Nong Sumrong Wittaya Schools in Udon…

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“Pop-up” child helmet retail kiosk piloted to increase child helmet use in Bangkok

13-12-2013

On December 11, AIP Foundation launched a trial “pop-up” helmet retail kiosk at a petrol station in Si Praya, Bangkok, that aims to increase accessibility of children’s helmets. During the two week pilot, the kiosk will sell…

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Helmets for Kids year end site visits and workshop held in Dong Nai

10-12-2013

On December 5th, AIP Foundation organized an end-of-year review workshop with support from the Department of Education and Training and the Traffic Safety Committee in Dong Nai to review activities at five Helmets for Kids project schools…

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Walk Wise pedestrian safety program pilots a Walking School Bus

04-12-2013

In honor of China’s National Road Safety Day on December 2nd, AIP Foundation and Chevron organized a Walking School Bus for children walking home from  Gaoqiao  Primary School in Sichuan, China. More than 800 community-members joined…

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