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Vietnam’s 63 provinces take action to protect children on the roads

27-04-2015

In response to the UN Global Road Safety Week themed “Children and road safety,” the National Traffic Safety Committee (NTSC) has launched a national Plan advocating for strengthened road safety with a special focus on children….

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More than 300 parents participate in helmet-themed extracurricular activities

26-04-2015

On April 26, AIP Foundation coordinated with Ai Quoc Primary School and organized a second extracurricular activity event themed “Children with helmets” supported by ARRB. More than 300 parents attended, with a total of 1200 participants….

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AIP Foundation and Swedish Embassy organize Traffic Safety Day

24-04-2015

Today, the Embassy of Sweden partnered with AIP Foundation to distribute some 500 helmets to Phan Van Tri Primary School in Ho Chi Minh City. Consisting of key messages on traffic safety, education games and music performances,…

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AIP Foundation attends Ford Driving Skills for Life 2015 kick-off

21-04-2015

AIP Foundation attended Ford Driving Skills for Life 2015 kick-off press conference event on April 21, launching its 8th year. The event included a training course for driving instructors from all Ford dealers in Vietnam led…

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AIP Foundation discusses National Child Helmet Action Plan on television

10-04-2015

Television stations VOV and HTV9 interviewed AIP Foundation this month about the National Child Helmet Action Plan (NCHAP). AIP Foundation discussed their role as a main coordinator for the NCHAP and coordination of organizations, foundations, research institutes and helmet…

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AIP Foundation and Chevron promote safe road behaviors during Songkran New Year

10-04-2015

Street Wise, AIP Foundation’s newest pedestrian and helmet safety project supported by Chevron Thailand Exploration & Production, Ltd., is promoting safe road behaviors to road users during the Songkran New Year Festival. Songkran is celebrated as…

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Countdown begins to strict enforcement of child helmet use

06-04-2015

“Enhanced enforcement” week has commenced in Vietnam. This week, motorcycle drivers whose children are not wearing helmets will be stopped and given a reminder. All violation cases will be reported to the schools to take further…

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Abbott volunteers help facilitate schools’ extracurricular road safety activities

04-04-2015

Extracurricular activities were conducted at Truong Dinh Primary School on April 04, 2015 with the participation of Abbott volunteers. The volunteers facilitated games and activities and distributed prizes to students at the Traffic Safety Day. Extracurricular activities will…

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AIP Foundation presents at the 4th International Conference of Thai Society for Transportation & Traffic Studies

02-04-2015

In 2013, Save the Children partnered with AIP Foundation, the Global Road Safety Partnership, and CSR Asia to establish a new child helmet wearing campaign in Thailand. As part of the development of this program, AIP…

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National Enforcement Action Plan launches to bolster police enforcement of child helmet use

02-04-2015

C67 traffic police and National Traffic Safety Committee (NTSC) today launched the National Enforcement Action Plan for child helmet use. Along with C67 and NTSC, representatives from the Ministry of Education and Training (MoET), PC67 police…

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