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Country Director of AIP Foundation in Thailand speaks to Rotary Club of Bangkapi on the ‘Helmet Vaccine’

30-09-2014

AIP Foundation’s Country Director in Thailand, Mrs. Ratana Winther, spoke at a Rotary Club luncheon in Bangkok today about AIP Foundation’s efforts to save lives on the road through the Thailand Helmet Vaccine Initiative. Mrs. Winther…

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AIP Foundation holds stakeholder workshops to discuss “Head Safe. Helmet On.” project supported by USAID

30-09-2014

This month, AIP Foundation hosted two district-wide workshops to discuss the “Head Safe. Helmet On.” project in Cambodia supported by USAID with over 30 key stakeholders at each event. District- and commune-level government officials were present…

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Julie Chung, Deputy Chief of Mission of the U.S. Embassy in Cambodia mentions AIP Foundation and USAID’s support

29-09-2014

At the Roads Management Workshop conducted by experts from the United States Army Corps of Engineers and the Singapore Land Transport Authority, Julie Chung, Deputy Chief of Mission of the U.S. Embassy in Cambodia spoke on behalf of…

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UPS conducts head measurements at Helmet for Kids program schools in preparation for helmet donation

29-09-2014

From September 26-29, eleven volunteers from UPS Vietnam and representatives from the AIP Foundation visited two primary schools in Binh Thanh District of Ho Chi Minh City to measure the head sizes of more than 2,000…

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AIP Foundation CEO attends Clinton Global Initiative 2014 Annual Meeting

21-09-2014

This month, AIP Foundation CEO Mirjam Sidik attended the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) 2014 Annual Meeting in New York City. Mirjam highlighted the staggering fact that currently, road traffic crashes are the number one killer of…

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Nha Trang practices safe driving with Ford Driving Skills for Life

20-09-2014

From September 20-21, AIP Foundation supported three Ford Driving Skills for Life training sessions held in Nha Trang. Participants included local community members, a representative from Nha Trang Traffic Safety Committee, and Nha Trang’s City Ford,…

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UHVI ‘Wear a helmet’ campaign visible on the roads

17-09-2014

Throughout 2013, AIP Foundation’s media campaign in Uganda focused on the cost of head injuries. This year, the 2014 Uganda Helmet Vaccine Initiative (UHVI) ‘Wear a Helmet’ Campaign has been developed with the objective of empowering…

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FIA Foundation’s US Director nominated by President Obama for member of the National Transportation Safety Board

17-09-2014

On September 17, U.S. President Obama announced his intent to nominate Dr. Bella Dinh-Zarr as a member of the National Transportation Safety Board. Dr. Bella Dinh-Zarr is currently the Director of the FIA Foundation’s U.S. office….

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ARRB Group continues support for Helmets for Kids in Vietnam

16-09-2014

Supporting AIP Foundation’s Helmets for Kids program since 2012, today ARRB Group celebrated its continued commitment to Ai Quoc Primary School with a distribution of important educational materials on helmet use in addition to a helmet “top-off”…

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Vivo Energy trains motorcyclists on road safety

16-09-2014

A training took place in Entebbe that attracted over 100 boda boda operators who received tips on how to control road accidents, defensive riding, over speeding, avoiding drugs, and avoiding using phones while on the road….

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