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Legal Development Program convenes multi-stakeholder discussion on Thailand’s Traffic Fine System

28-09-2017

The Legal Development Program (LDP) convened road safety legal scholars and key government officials for a multi-stakeholder discussion on obstacles and successes of Thailand’s Traffic Fine System and penalty provisions in the country’s Road Traffic Act, B.E. 2522….

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Helmets for Kids partner Johnson & Johnson wins international award for work on global road safety

28-09-2017

Congratulations to our partner Johnson & Johnson for winning the BRAKE Fleet Safety Award in the category of “Global Road Safety”! This category awards the organization that has worked hardest to improve road safety for all…

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AIP Foundation highlighted in UN Secretary-General’s new report on road safety

27-09-2017

A number of our programs and initiatives are highlighted in a new report on improving global road safety that was issued by United Nations (UN) Secretary-General António Guterres. The UN document draws attention to key activities…

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Video PSA selected for global public health film festival

26-09-2017

Our public service announcement video– “Tell Aunt PIA, She Can Sort it Out!”– has been selected for the 2017 APHA Global Public Health Film Festival being held during the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting &…

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CEO presents at international transportation conference, discusses a multi-sector approach to pedestrian safety in Vietnam

20-09-2017

AIP Foundation CEO Mirjam Sidik attended the 12th International Conference for Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies (EASTS) in Ho Chi Minh City, where she presented on our Walk This Way program and its multi-sector approach…

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Thai newspaper interviews Country Manager on success of Slow Down to Save Lives program

18-09-2017

The Daily News, a Thai-language daily newspaper distributed nationwide, recently sat down with Thailand Country Manager Oratai Junsuwanaruk to discuss the progress of the Slow Down to Save Lives program in implementing Bangkok’s first safe speed…

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Helmet campaign launches in advance of Cambodian festival when road crash fatalities spike

16-09-2017

AIP Foundation, in collaboration with the National Road Safety Committee (NRSC) and Australian Aid, launched a helmet campaign in advance of the Pchum Ben Festival, a holiday period that sees a spike in road crash injuries…

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AIP Foundation facilitates helmet observation training in Colombia

13-09-2017

Cambodia Country Director Pagna Kim and Monitoring & Evaluation Advisor Roxy Gleeson facilitated a three-day helmet observation training in Bogotá, Colombia with the Touring & Automóvil Club de Colombia. We joined the workshop, which was convened…

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Thai government organizes donation of 1,000 children’s helmets

12-09-2017

On behalf of AIP Foundation, Thailand Country Manager Oratai Junsuwanaruk attended a recent helmet handover ceremony organized by the Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM) and held at Sukhothai School in Bangkok. Through the generous…

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President and Founder spotlighted at Vietnam’s annual off-road car racing tournament

10-09-2017

Greig Craft, President and Founder of AIP Foundation, attended Vietnam’s annual off-road car racing tournament this month, where he spoke of AIP Foundation’s preparations to launch the Automobile Association Vietnam (AA Vietnam) in 2018. The AA…

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