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AIP Foundation hosts road safety trainings at international university

23-12-2016

For two weeks, AIP Foundation discussed helmet safety, speeding, and defensive riding techniques with undergraduate students at RMIT University’s campuses in Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi. The presentations were part of the university’s Defensive Rider program,…

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Fifty parents learn about helmet use, safety precautions for upcoming Lunar New Year celebrations

16-12-2016

As part of the Helmets for Families program, 50 parents took part in a training workshop in which they learned about the importance of helmet use as well as safety precautions they should take during the upcoming Lunar New…

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APM Terminals partners with AIP Foundation to promote road safety in Vietnam

15-12-2016

APM Terminals together with AIP Foundation, a road safety nonprofit, is rolling out a new training program in Vietnam to help make the port community of Cai Mep in southern Vietnam safe. More than 45 truck…

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Thai team shares Street Wise program successes with Chevron

15-12-2016

Oratai Junsuwanaruk, AIP Foundation’s Thailand Country Manager, shared the recent successes of the second phase of Street Wise with representatives from Chevron Thailand Exploration & Production, Ltd. During Phase 2, which wrapped up this fall, helmet wearing-rates at…

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Legal professionals join Thai officials to track progress of road safety legislation, activities

15-12-2016

Legal professionals, who are all members of the Legal Development Program (LDP), attended the “5th Road Safety Directing Center Committee Meeting” to track the progress of a related legislation amendment, as well as awareness activities scheduled…

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H.R.H. Prince Michael of Kent honors Cambodian government for saving lives with recent road traffic law enforcement

14-12-2016

At an annual awards ceremony, H.R.H. Prince Michael of Kent honored Cambodia’s National Road Safety Committee (NRSC) for its robust enforcement of the country’s new road traffic law, including the mandatory use of motorcycle helmets for…

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Government official shares story about her son’s road crash during Helmets for Families orientation workshop

13-12-2016

During a recent Helmets for Families orientation workshop in Ho Chi Minh City’s Hoc Mon District, a government official spoke to stakeholders about her son’s fatal road crash to stress the importance of the program. Mrs. Bui…

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U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam honors Princeton in Asia fellowship program

12-12-2016

The AIP Foundation team joined U.S. Ambassador Ted Osius and his husband, Mr. Bond, at their home in Hanoi to honor the Princeton in Asia fellowship program. Greig Craft, founder and CEO of the nonprofit, as…

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FE Credit donates more than 1,000 helmets to primary and special needs schools

09-12-2016

FE Credit, in partnership with AIP Foundation and local government agencies, donated more than 1,000 quality helmets to students and teachers from Nguyen Van The Primary School and Anh Duong Special Education School in Ho Chi Minh…

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Thai safety expo promotes inclusive design, features booth on road safety program in Songkhla Province

03-12-2016

AIP Foundation’s Thai team hosted a booth discussing road safety initiatives, particularly its school-based Street Wise program in Songkhla Province, at a large-scale conference that focused on inclusive design. The Thailand Friendly Design Expo took place at the…

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