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President says new perspective needed for pedestrian traffic laws

29-12-2017

Kinhte&Dothi, an Urban Economy Newspaper in Vietnam, conducted an interview with AIP Foundation President Greig Craft on the provisions of the Criminal Law issued in 2015 by the Vietnamese government. The law states that pedestrians who…

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AIP Foundation meets with Grab Taxi to discuss upcoming Helmets for Kids program

27-12-2017

AIP Foundation staff visited Grab Taxi Thailand’s office to hand-deliver an organic gift basket and discuss the upcoming launch of Helmets for Kids at Wat Chong Nonsi School, Bangkok, set for January 2018. The five-month program, which is being implemented between…

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New road safety ambassadors educate 2,253 students through Safety Delivered program

26-12-2017

Twenty-seven newly trained ambassadors from the Safety Delivered program carried out education and awareness raising activities on road safety and helmet use for 2,253 students from Preak Leap Primary School and Neak Oknha Mohapheakdey Hun Neang Beong Trabeak South…

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Master trainers facilitate teacher training workshop at new program schools

22-12-2017

Two master trainers from Kaizhou District of Chongqing assisted Walk Wise in conducting a training workshop for teachers at Nanba No. 2 Primary School and Kunchi Primary School in Nanba Township, China. The workshop is designed…

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Young ambassadors network reflects on program results at year-end workshop

21-12-2017

AIP Foundation convened a dialogue and reflection workshop to review year-end results from the Young Ambassadors for Road Safety (YARS) program in Siem Reap. The event reflected on the achievements and lessons learned by the student…

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AIP Foundation receives award recognizing contributions to Vietnam

21-12-2017

President Greig Craft accepted an award on behalf of AIP Foundation from the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) for our contributions to development as a foreign non-governmental organization (FNGO). The ceremony was attended by representatives…

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210 university students to become road safety ambassadors for their peers

21-12-2017

As part of the Safety Delivered program supported by The UPS Foundation, AIP Foundation organized training workshops for 210 road safety ambassadors from seven universities in Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi. The capacity-building workshop will equip the university…

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2000 students and stakeholders launch Walk Wise in Nanba Township

20-12-2017

Walk Wise gathered 2,000 students as well as parents, local officials, school administrators, and Chevron representatives for the formal launch of its new road safety program at four schools in Nanba Township. The event aimed to…

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Teachers learn new road safety skills for the classroom

20-12-2017

As part of our Helmets for Kids program, 9 teachers and 74 students at Wat Chong Nonsi School in Bangkok participated in a road safety training facilitated by AIP Foundation staff and an expert on road…

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Consultative workshop supports improved transportation safety for factory workers

19-12-2017

AIP Foundation facilitated a consultative workshop in Phnom Penh with more than 47 stakeholders to support the development of a strategy and action plan to address transportation safety issues affecting garment and footwear factory workers. The…

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