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Archive for September 2016

FIA Foundation report featuring Cambodia helmet interventions case study launched at the World Bank

22-09-2016

New case studies, titled “Investing to Save Lives: An impact investment case for preventing road trauma,” commissioned by the FIA Foundation that feature results from AIP Foundation’s helmet safety project in Cambodia were launched at the…

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First push-button cross light at a Vietnamese school launched to keep student pedestrians safe

21-09-2016

As part of the FedEx-supported Walk This Way pedestrian safety program, AIP Foundation launched a Model School Zone at Long Truong Secondary School in District 9 of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The school is located in…

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Mass media campaign wins two honors at the International Safety Media Awards

21-09-2016

The International Safety Media Awards honored AIP Foundation with two awards – “Excellence in Media Evaluation” and “Gold” in the short video category – for the organization’s mass media efforts promoting helmet safety in Cambodia. The accolades were announced…

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AIP Foundation President shares the Vietnam helmet story in Sri Lanka

19-09-2016

Greig Craft, AIP Foundation President, discussed the organization’s Vietnamese helmet safety initiatives at the Fédération Internationale de L’Automobile – Region II (Asia Pacific) Roundtable in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The conference gathered industry experts representing 17 countries in…

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AIP Foundation staff helps international school students craft road safety programs

19-09-2016

Molly Ellison and Peggy Moriarty from AIP Foundation discussed helmet safety with secondary school students at the British International School of Ho Chi Minh City (BIS). The pair addressed the road situation in Vietnam, the importance…

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AIP Foundation CEO attends Safe Kids Worldwide annual meeting, discusses experiences advocating for child road safety legislation

17-09-2016

AIP Foundation CEO Mirjam Sidik collaborated with child injury prevention peers at Safe Kids Worldwide’s annual Global Network Meeting. At the forum, Sidik shared her organization’s experiences advocating for child road safety legislation in Vietnam during…

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APM Terminals teams up with AIP Foundation to boost road safety awareness

09-09-2016

AIP Foundation and APM Terminals staff teamed up in Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province for a week-long meeting to exchange ideas on the current status of road safety, particularly among Vietnamese parents and children. The event ran from 4-9 September,…

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AIP Foundation’s Cambodia Country Director presents at conference in Australia

08-09-2016

Pagna Kim, AIP Foundation’s Cambodia Country Director, presented on helmet use in his country at the 2016 Australasian Road Safety Conference in Canberra, Australia. The annual event brought together more than 600 representatives from international governments and organizations, as…

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Street Wise program, supported by Chevron, accomplishments presented at government meeting

06-09-2016

The Street Wise team presented on its program’s progress thus far at the Provincial Meeting of the Office of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation of Songkhla Province. The program, supported by Chevron, provides road safety education to…

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Cambodian helmet safety awareness data published by the British Medical Journal

01-09-2016

The British Medical Journal’s “Injury Prevention Journal” published AIP Foundation’s abstract revealing mid-term data from its Cambodian helmet safety awareness program, Head Safe. Helmet On. The piece, titled “Knowledge of, attitude toward and practice of helmet…

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