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Road safety and helmet use refresher training held for teachers from 18 Primary Schools

30-12-2015

Under the “Head Safe. Helmet On.” (HSHO) project, 500 teachers from 18 target Primary Schools participated in a vital road safety refresher training session that focused on how to promote helmet use among students, how to…

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Training workshop encourages effective road-safety journalism

25-12-2015

With the passenger helmet law enforcement scheduled for 1 January 2016, in which motorcyclists will be fined for their passengers who are not wearing helmets, journalists are gearing up to increase raising awareness and promoting helmet…

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U.S. Ambassador urges for helmets in holiday video message

23-12-2015

“Every life is valuable, so please work together to stay safe during this holiday season and beyond,” spoke U.S. Ambassador to Cambodia, William A.  Heidt as he sat beside his wife on a motorcycle and pointed…

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Year-end review workshop reflects on achievements, successes, and lessons learned in Quang Binh

23-12-2015

Stakeholders met to review results achieved after the end of a four-year project in Quang Binh. 69 participants attended including representatives of the school board, teachers and parents from 16 project schools, the Deputy Director of…

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Review workshop reveals helmet use increase in Ha Tinh

20-12-2015

AIP Foundation held a Helmets for Kids review workshop to discuss the challenges and successes of the program at project schools for the 2015 year. More than 80 people attended the workshop including school teachers, parents and representatives…

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BIGRS Legal Development Program develops work plan for 2016 activities

17-12-2015

AIP Foundation, in collaboration with the World health Organization (WHO) and Bloomberg Initiative for Global Road Safety (BIGRS), conducted a Legal Development Program Member Follow-up meeting. At the meeting, participants discussed previous work and future plans…

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AIP Foundation presents work on pedestrian safety at public transport accessibility workshop

15-12-2015

The World Bank and EMBARQ, with the financial support of the Bloomberg Initiative for Global Road Safety, held a workshop on Improving Road Safety for Non-Motorized Transport Users and Enhancing Public Transport Accessibility in Ho Chi…

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AIP Foundation presents at the 12th Thailand Road Safety Seminar “Next Steps the Second Half of Decade of Action for Road Safety 2015-2020”

15-12-2015

AIP Foundation presented the Street Wise project curriculum, Helmets for Kids project activities, Legal Development Program activities, and road safety videos at the 12th Thailand Road Safety Seminar “Next Steps the Second Half of Decade of…

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“The Discussion on Thailand Road Safety with WHO (World Health Organization)” enables assessment of current road safety environment

12-12-2015

Ratanawadee H. Winther, AIP Foundation Thailand Chairperson and Oratai Junsuwanarak, AIP Foundation Thailand Country Manager participated in “The Discussion on Thailand Road Safety with WHO (World Health Organization)” at the Marriott Bangkok. The discussion focused on…

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In anticipation of upcoming enforcement of the passenger helmet law, Manulife donates 800 helmets

12-12-2015

In celebration of the upcoming enforcement of the new passenger helmet law, AIP Foundation, with support from Manulife, donated helmets and raised road safety awareness at a Helmets for Families event at Sothearos Primary School. Road safety stakeholders,…

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