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FedEx and Safe Kids promote child pedestrian safety during International Walk to School Month


On October 30, FedEx and Safe Kids-AIP Foundation supported International Walk to School Month by holding a Safety Walk for students at Phuoc Binh Primary School in District 9 of Ho Chi Minh City. The event…

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The UPS Foundation “Helmet Superheroes” continue support for Helmets for Kids in Ho Chi Minh City


Today, 4,307 students and teachers from eight schools within Ho Chi Minh City received quality helmets at a Helmets for Kids kick-off ceremony at Nguyen Trong Tuyen Primary School in Binh Thanh District. The Asia Injury…

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President of AIP Foundation meets with Cambodian senior members of legislative bodies and development partners


On October 27-28, a delegation led by Greig Craft, President of AIP Foundation, met with several senior legislative members and development partners in Cambodia to introduce the USAID Development of Innovation Ventures funded project, “Head Safe….

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AIP Foundation presents at the Parliamentary Consultative Workshop on the “Law on Road Traffic” at National Assembly


On October 21, the Ninth Commission of National Assembly held a Parliamentary Consultative Workshop on the “Law on Road Traffic” at the National Assembly in Phnom Penh with up to 200 participants, including Members of Parliament,…

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37 project schools launch Walk Wise pedestrian safety project phase 3


To launch the third phase of the Walk Wise pedestrian safety project in Kai County, China, a ceremony took place at Hanfeng No.7 Primary School in Chongqing on Friday, October 17. The event aimed to enhance…

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AIP Foundation CEO speaks on Commitment to reduce road traffic fatalities and injuries at the Clinton Global Initiative


Click to watch AIP Foundation CEO Mirjam Sidik speak on our Commitment to Reduce Road Traffic Fatalities & Injuries at the Clinton Global Initiative 2014 Annual meeting in New York City

Cambodian officials visit Hanoi helmet labs to deliberate building centers in Cambodia


To support the enforcement of the Cambodian draft traffic law, this week the Asia Injury Prevention (AIP) Foundation will coordinate meetings between Cambodian and Vietnamese senior government officials in Hanoi. Officials will discuss and share experiences…

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Asia Injury Prevention Foundation celebrates 15 years


This year marks an important milestone for AIP Foundation as it celebrates 15 years of implementing road safety interventions in low- and middle-income countries. Starting in 1999 with three employees in Vietnam, AIP Foundation has grown…

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Vice Chairman Dr. Khuat Viet Hung of the NTSC visits AIP Foundation


Today, Vice Chairman Dr. Khuat Viet Hung of the National Traffic Safety Committee (NTSC) visited AIP Foundation’s Ho Chi Minh City office to meet the team and express his support and enthusiasm for increasing child helmet use…

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Over 5,000 helmets donated to 39 schools with support from Johnson & Johnson


With financial support from Johnson & Johnson, 5,093 helmets were distributed to 39 primary schools in the provinces of Ha Tinh, Quang Binh and Dong Nai this week. Helmet donation ceremonies were held under the Asia…

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