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Walk Wise organizes road safety education programs in five communities across China this summer

31-08-2018

This summer, we launched a series of community road safety outreach events beginning in mid-July as part of our Walk Wise program in China. By the end of August, we held four events in five communities in Nanba Town and…

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AIP Foundation shares helmet law case study at UNITAR High Level Road Safety Conference in India

29-08-2018

AIP Foundation presented at The United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) “Road Safety High Level Conference” in Gurugram, India on the topic of best practices in road safety policy and intervention. AIP Foundation’s Communications…

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Slow Down to Save Lives teaches local Thai middle schoolers road safety knowledge

29-08-2018

We recently held an information session at Sukhothai School, one of the schools in Bangkok where the new speed limit 50 km/h was introduced this February. Led by Slow Down to Save Lives project coordinator Jarunee Jarusruangchai; Pisith Wongthiathana,…

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Safety Delivered builds capacity of primary school teachers to carry out road safety education

29-08-2018

AIP Foundation’s Safety Delivered program, which is supported by the UPS Foundation, reached out to Thanh Tri Primary School, Hoang Mai District, Hanoi for the first time in 2018. The school has 1,785 students and 80…

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Street Wise organizes road safety field days at Thai primary school

28-08-2018

Last week, AIP Foundation organized extra-curricular activities at Muang Singhanakhon Municipal 1 (Ban Yang Ngam) School in Songkhla province for 389 students, road safety ambassadors, and teachers from 6 project schools as part of Street Wise, Phase III. The…

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Factory worker transportation research ongoing in Bavet

27-08-2018

AIP Foundation staff accompanied researchers from the Center for Policy Studies (CPS) and the Solidarity Center to 40 driver interviews in Bavet, Cambodia where the introduction of buses for transporting factory workers is slowly starting to…

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Youth road safety ambassadors conduct manual data audits to make recommendations to the Vietnamese government

26-08-2018

  AIP Foundation and 15 youth road safety ambassadors from Thuy Loi University in Hanoi joined the Asian Development Bank (ADB) on a road safety data collection mission. The mission aimed to gather personal safety data around…

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AIP Foundation presents at Asian Transportation Research Society’s Annual Conference

24-08-2018

Legal Development Program members recently attended the 11th ATRANS (Asian Transportation Research Society) Annual Conference. This year’s conference was entitled “Transportation for a Better Life: Lessons Learned from Global Experiences to Local Best Practices.” The conference, presided…

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Pilot program to improve transport safety for commuting workers launches Road Safety Working Groups at factories

22-08-2018

This month, initial Road Safety Working Group (RSWG) meetings were held at garment and footwear factories for discussions on the Garment and Footwear Factory Workers Road Safety pilot program. The RSWG meetings, attended by 65 participants across three provinces…

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Brainstorming meeting held to set new, appropriate speed limits in Thailand

14-08-2018

  This week, AIP Foundation and the Thai Health Promotion Foundation’s Developing Work for Traffic Police to Reduce Road Accident (phase 4) Project held a brainstorming meeting on the Appropriate Speed Limit for Road Traffic Act B.E….

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