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Archive for June 2018

Walk Wise measures program schools’ progress, reviews lessons learned with stakeholders

28-06-2018

As the 2017-2018 school year came to a close, our pedestrian safety program Walk Wise successfully completed its year-end review of two of our program schools. Nanba No. 2 Primary School and Kunchi Vocational Middle School were both reviewed against a variety…

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National representative attends workshop for new road safety program in Pleiku City

28-06-2018

A representative from the National Traffic Safety Committee (NTSC), Deputy Chief Secretary Mrs. Trinh Thu Ha, attended the orientation workshop for our new Slow Zone, Safe Zone program being implemented in Pleiku City, Vietnam. The commitment on a national level…

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AIP Foundation presents on challenges for Cambodia’s commuting factory workers at road safety conference in Kuala Lumpur

27-06-2018

AIP Foundation was invited to present at the Malaysia Commuting Accident and Road Safety Seminar (MyCARSS) 2018 on the topic of Transport Safety among Workers in Developing Countries. Louise Goldman, AIP Foundation’s Policy and Program Advisor,…

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Legal Development Program holds second meeting to discuss key road safety issues

26-06-2018

AIP Foundation, in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO) and Bloomberg Initiative for Global Road Safety (BIGRS), hosted the second LDP meeting of the year in Bangkok. Participants exchanged views and shared information on four…

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AIP Foundation conducts parent training workshop in support of #3500LIVES campaign

25-06-2018

Every day, 3,500 people are killed on the world’s roads. Young people are particularly affected as road crashes are the number one cause of death of 15 to 29 year olds. To combat this alarming trend,…

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Cambodia Country Director advocates for garment worker road safety

22-06-2018

Cambodia Country Director Pagna Kim presented at two national events this month to advocate for improved garment and footwear workers road safety. The commute of garment factory workers to and from work is becoming increasingly hazardous…

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Helmets for Families sees increase in quality helmet use by students, parents

22-06-2018

Thanks to our Helmets for Families program implementation this year, both the average helmet-use rates among students and the percentage of parents and students wearing quality helmets have increased dramatically. Average helmet-use rates among students increased…

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Youth road safety ambassadors visit local communities to educate on dangers of distracted driving

22-06-2018

Throughout May and June, 60 youth road safety ambassadors from our Safety Delivered program visited businesses,  households, and schools across four districts of Phnom Penh to educate residents on the dangers of using a mobile phone while driving. The students…

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AIP Foundation joins new task force to reduce motorcycle-related crashes in Thailand

21-06-2018

In recognition of our expertise in two-wheeled vehicle safety, AIP Foundation was recently appointed to a new task force created by the Ministry of Transport to reduce motorcycle-related crashes in Thailand. The task force, which now…

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Over 400 students and teachers receive road safety training in Thailand

18-06-2018

In mid-June, the entire teaching staff from Thesaban Tambon Tha Pair School and Rajaprajanugroh 4 School participated in a road safety training hosted by AIP Foundation as part of the Helmets for Kids program. In total, 30 participants…

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