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UHVI project wraps up after two successful years


The Uganda Helmet Vaccine Initiative (UHVI), supported by AIP Foundation and the CrossRoads Challenge Fund, officially closed on 30 June, 2015 after two years of successful implementation. UHVI’s main components included: 20 traffic and helmet safety…

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AIP Foundation host interactive road safety games at the 2015 Children Carnvial


As part of the 2015 Children Carnvial held by Kai County Youth League and Kai County Children Palace, AIP Foundation led interactive road safety games on pedestrian and bus safety. Over 600 children and 400 parents…

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Thai delegation visits Vietnam’s NTSC


On June 25, a delegation from Thailand lead by Dr. Bundit Sornpaisan, Director of Health Care and all Risk Control from Thai Health Promotion Foundation, visited Vietnam’s National Traffic Safety Committee. President of AIP Foundation Mr….

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AIP Foundation and Chevron install road safety wall murals to reinforce safe road behaviors


To promote road safety awareness and serve as a positive visual reminder to students, Chevron and AIP Foundation will install road safety murals at schools in Phnom Penh. A launch was held today to commence the…

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Year 3 evaluation measures Walk Wise success and improved road safety for Kai County children


International and national road safety experts visited AIP Foundation to assist in conducting Year 3 of Walk Wise evaluations. Ms. Roopa Umesh is an expert in developing, implementing, and evaluating road safety, public health, and environmental…

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Police visit students on International Children’s Day to emphasize safe road behaviors


Traffic police in Cambodia are visiting schools to speak to students about road safety for International Children’s Day. Five police officers will visit each of AIP Foundation’s 18 project schools under the “Head Safe. Helmet On.”…

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Road safety education focuses on mothers and their children


AIP Foundation organized a second “Mothers and Helmet Use” forum at Anuk Wat Primary School. Mothers received information on their role in promoting road safety and encouraging helmet use among family members. The forum is a…

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“Master Trainers” to create sustainable road safety education in schools


As part of the Street Wise project supported by Chevron, AIP Foundation is organizing a three-day training workshop for 18 teachers from primary schools in Songkhla. “Master Trainers” are receiving training in road safety education in…

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AIP Foundation exchanges parents’ 1,399 low-quality helmets for high-quality standard helmets


The quality helmet exchange component of Helmets for Families is providing 3,986 quality helmets to parents of primary school children at a subsidized price in exchange for their low-quality “eggshell” helmets. From February to May, 2015, 1,399 helmets were…

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