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Over 1,000 helmets donated to province that accounts for 5% of nationwide road crash casualties


Over 1,000 quality helmets were donated to students and teachers from Batheay Primary School and High School as part of our Safety Delivered program supported by The UPS Foundation. Located on National Road 6A in Kampong…

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AIP Foundation awarded prestigious grant for new speed reduction program in Vietnam


The prestigious Botnar Child Road Safety Challenge has awarded AIP Foundation with a grant to implement Slow Zone, Safe Zone, our new two-year, city-wide road safety program focused on reducing speed in school zones in Pleiku City, Vietnam….

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AIP Foundation joins roundtable to advise on road safety journalism fellowship


Thailand Country Manager Oratai Junsuwanaruk and Legal Development Program (LDP) member Pisith Wongthiathana recently attended the “Editors’ Roundtable on Why Road Safety Matters” to provide recommendations for the upcoming launch of the Road Safety Journalism Fellowship…

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Thailand staff attend national safety event


AIP Foundation Thailand was one of more than 20 exhibitors at the Annual Disaster Prevention and Mitigation event in Songkhla Province, an event to promote network building, collaboration, and knowledge sharing among organizations. The event, hosted…

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Walk Wise convenes community stakeholders for new school zone modification plan


Walk Wise, our pedestrian safety program sponsored by Chevron, convened community stakeholders to develop an implementation plan for environmental modifications at schools in Nanba County, China. The workshop drew upon the expertise of stakeholders for the…

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Photo contest and exhibition give students a voice in their own pedestrian safety education


On 22 of March, 24 students from Shengdeng Middle School and Kunchi Middle School in Nanba County, China attended a training session on pedestrian safety, photography, and presentation skills, as part of the first phase of the…

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Legal Development Program holds first strategic meeting of the year


The Legal Development Program (LDP) held the first strategic meeting of 2018 on 21 March at the I Residence Hotel in Bangkok. At the meeting, LDP members and stakeholders discussed the latest information on road safety strategies, policy and implementation…

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President presents at United Nations conference, discusses success of Global Helmet Vaccine Initiative


Greig Craft, President of AIP Foundation, discussed our Global Helmet Vaccine Initiative at the United Nations Institute for Training and Research’s workshop in Bangkok, Thailand. The conference gathered industry experts and focused on the theme of improving…

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AIP Foundation collaborates with Internews to improve road safety legislation and enforcement in Thailand


Thailand Country Manager Oratai Junsuwanaruk met with representatives from Internews to discuss ways that our Legal Development Program can collaborate with the international nonprofit to advocate for better road safety laws and enforcement in Thailand. The meeting focused on the 2018 Road…

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Street Wise gears up for Phase III launch


Gearing up for the launch of Street Wise Phase III, AIP Foundation staff visited the participating primary schools to discuss the program’s plans and activities. The team also met with district officers and the director of Ban Yang…

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