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Archive for October 2015

AIP Foundation television commercials selected to screen at the APHA Global Public Health Film Festival

31-10-2015

“Love your child. Provide a helmet.” and “Protect your passengers’ lives. Make sure they wear helmets.” are the two television commercials selected by the American Public Health Association (APHA) for the 2015 APHA Global Public Health…

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FedEx and Safe Kids Vietnam support International Walk to School Month and launch Walk With FedEx Tour

30-10-2015

FedEx Express, in collaboration with Safe Kids Vietnam and AIP Foundation celebrated International Walk to School Month and launched this year’s Walk With FedEx Tour. The event included a parade of students and representatives walking to…

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Walk Wise Phase 4 successfully completes teacher training workshop

29-10-2015

AIP Foundation together with Kai County Education Committee, Kai Youth League organized the Walk Wise Phase 4 Launch ceremony at the beautiful Hanfeng Lake, Kai County, Chongqing. This is the 4th year Chevron has supported Walk…

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AIP Foundation gathers stakeholders to review new helmet awareness commercial, “From January 2016, police will fine 15,000 riels for not wearing a helmet.”

22-10-2015

AIP Foundation held a second consultative stakeholder meeting to discuss revisions to the television commercial of the “Head Safe. Helmet On.”(HSHO) project. HSHO is a two-year project supported by the United States Agency for International Development,…

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Helmets for Kids project year comes to a close with an increase in the helmet use rate

20-10-2015

Helmets for Kids sponsored by ARRB Group in collaboration with Rotary Matilda Bay and Rotary Sraprathum ended this month after a year of successful implementation. The project was held at Prathom Taveetha Pisek School located in Bangkok…

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WHO publishes Global Status Report on Road Safety 2015

19-10-2015

The World Health Organization (WHO) released the Global Status Report (GSR) on Road Safety 2015 this month, reflecting information from 180 countries, indicating that worldwide the total number of road deaths has plateaued at 1.25 million…

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AIP Foundation organizes a safe walking parade to celebrate the Walk Wise phase 4 launch

16-10-2015

AIP Foundation together with Kai county Education Committee, Kai Youth League, and sponsored by Chevron, organized a Walk Wise Phase 4 Launch ceremony at the beautiful Hanfeng Lake, Kai County, Chongqing in China. This is the fourth year…

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Johnson & Johnson hands over 6,000 more helmets for 44 primary schools

12-10-2015

With support from Johnson & Johnson, 6,115 helmets were distributed to 44 primary schools in the provinces of Ha Tinh, Quang Binh, Quang Nam, and Dong Nai in new school year 2015-2016, which totaled 9,104 helmets…

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IRTAD 2015 annual report on Road Safety Performance

12-10-2015

The International Road Traffic and Accident Database (IRTAD) has released their 2015 annual report on Road Safety. IRTAD is a permanent working group of the International Transport Forum at the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development…

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AIP Foundation partners with the International Road Assessment Programme to conduct road assessments in Vietnam

12-10-2015

In February 2015, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam was announced to be one of Bloomberg Philanthropies’ selected 10 cities and five countries to participate in a new phase of the foundation’s Global Road Safety Initiative, which…

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