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Road safety experts discuss new research on the causes of crashes at seminar hosted by Thai police

28-02-2017

Thatchawut Jardbandista, a member of AIP Foundation’s Legal Development Program (LDP), joined fellow road safety experts to discuss recent research examining causes of crashes during a seminar titled “The Awareness…Thailand Traffic.” During the meeting, which was hosted by the…

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New data reveals increase in students’ safe road user behaviors after two years of pedestrian safety program

21-02-2017

AIP Foundation, operating as Safe Kids Vietnam, presented new results from the 2014-2016 implementation of Walk This Way in District 9 of Ho Chi Minh City, which show an increase in students’ safe pedestrian behaviors. The…

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AIP Foundation publishes Annual Report, reflects on progress made in 2016 toward saving lives

20-02-2017

In 2016, we celebrated our 17th year of saving lives in low- and middle-income countries. Our diverse programs – ranging from developing truck driving trainings and educating children, to empowering the media and advocating local governments – spanned four countries….

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Street Wise team conducts baseline observations at five new program schools

20-02-2017

As part of Phase II of Street Wise, the team, led by road safety auditor Dr. Rodjana Khoonpoon, conducted baseline observations at the five new program schools in the Singhanakhon District of Thailand’s Songkhla Province. Dr. Khoonpoon is a…

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Engineering professor crafts data collection tools for upcoming Street Wise Phase 2 baseline research

08-02-2017

Dr. Rodjana Khoonpoon, a member of the engineering department at Rajamangala University of Technology Srivijaya, and her team attended meetings to prepare for upcoming baseline observations for the Street Wise program. Dr. Khoonpoon and her team will…

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Legal professionals meet with foreign diplomats to discuss road safety in Thailand

08-02-2017

Members of the Legal Development Program (LDP) and AIP Foundation staff convened with representatives from foreign embassies in Bangkok to discuss 2- and 3-wheel vehicle safety issues in Thailand. Diplomats hailed from countries including the United Kingdom,…

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AIP Foundation recognized by Save the Children for its contributions to The 7% Project

04-02-2017

AIP Foundation was recognized at an event organized by Save the Children for its commitment to the child-focused road safety program, The 7% Project. Oratai Junsuwanaruk, Thailand Country Manager of AIP Foundation, joined partner organizations including the Road Accident…

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Street Wise participates in community parade, over 3,000 in attendance 04-08-2017

04-02-2017

To celebrate the final day of the 24th Annual Singhanakhon Games, Street Wise participated in a community parade attended by over 3,000 people. Students, wearing helmets and carrying banners, walked in the parade on behalf of…

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