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Archive for May 2016

School community gathers to celebrate second year of Street Wise project

31-05-2016

Over 2,000 students, parents, and teachers from Wicheinchom School in the Muang District of Songkhla Province gathered today along with invited stakeholders to celebrate the second year of the Street Wise pedestrian safety project, a collaboration…

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National officials gather to improve helmet use throughout Cambodia

31-05-2016

As part of the Head Safe. Helmet On. project (HSHO), AIP Foundation has convened its third nationwide stakeholder workshop to discuss the state of road safety in the country. The event will primarily reflect on the…

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Welcome Louise Goldman to AIP Foundation in Cambodia as Policy Change Implementation and Enforcement Advisor

30-05-2016

Louise joins AIP Foundation in Phnom Penh as part of the Australian Volunteers for International Development (AVID) program, an Australian Government initiative. Louise brings unique road safety insights to her role, having previously worked in Australia…

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Road modifications to pave way for safer route to school

30-05-2016

Starting at the end of May, the Walk Wise project team and the Kai County Education Committee Officer toured all 20 Phase IV project schools, surveying for traffic risks around the school grounds. They also spoke…

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Event draws 2,000 supporters in advocating helmets become part of school uniforms

29-05-2016

AIP Foundation, in collaboration with The UPS Foundation and Save the Children and with support from Vespiario Thailand Ltd., the Tesco Lotus and BIG Trees Project, and the Bangkok Bicycle Campaign, held an event, “A helmet…

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Congratulations to Protec on 15 years of operation

28-05-2016

Protec, a social enterprise helmet factory established by AIP Foundation, just reached an impressive milestone: 15 years of providing vulnerable road users with safe and affordable helmets! There are currently 200 staff working for Protec, including…

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Johnson & Johnson’s Helmets for Kids program embarks on fifth year

28-05-2016

Stakeholder orientations and teacher training workshops have been held in Quang Nam, Gia Lai, and Dong Nai provinces as part of the preparations for the Helmets for Kids programs that will take place there throughout the…

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Photo competition challenges students to examine road safety in their communities

27-05-2016

AIP Foundation’s Walk Wise project, which is enabled by Chevron, recently organized a group photo competition for three middle schools in Kai County. The contest aimed to improve the knowledge and awareness of the students on…

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AIP Foundation presents at the Asia Pacific Road Safety 2016 Conference

24-05-2016

Xiaoyan Xu, China Country Director at AIP Foundation, presented at the Asia Pacific Road Safety 2016 Conference: Halving road deaths and injuries by 2020 – The Challenges for Communities, Companies and Countries. Xiaoyan presented a session called “A child’s right to road safety,” reflecting…

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World Health Assembly adopts new resolution on road safety

24-05-2016

For the first time since 2004, the World Health Assembly has adopted a resolution on road safety, noting that urgent action is needed to achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals target to reduce road traffic deaths…

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