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AIP Foundation publishes Annual Report, reflects on 2018’s progress toward saving lives

29-03-2019

In 2018, we completed our 19th year of saving lives in low- and middle-income countries. Our diverse programs – ranging from advocating on behalf of garment and footwear factory workers and educating underserved ethnic minority communities,…

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Helmets for Kids launches in Siem Reap, donates helmets to high-risk primary school

24-03-2019

We gave 96 helmets to high-risk students at Phum O Primary School in Siem Reap as part of our Helmets for Kids program. This event was co-sponsored by a new partner, The Dirty Cuts Siem Reap Motorcycle Club (DCSR),…

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Helmets for Families visits Cho Ray Hospital and holds orientation workshop in Ho Chi Minh City

20-03-2019

Helmets for Families organized a visit to Cho Ray Hospital to engage health professionals with parents and teachers from four new program schools, the Nha Be Bureau of Education and Training, and school management boards to deliver road…

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AIP Foundation receives $1 million grant from The UPS Foundation to make roads safe in six Asian countries

19-03-2019

AIP Foundation received a $1 million USD grant from The UPS Foundation for the second phase of Safety Delivered, which will be implemented in Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia, Myanmar, India, and the Philippines over the next two years….

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Vietnam commits to United Nations road crash prevention goals at Round the World Roundtable

19-03-2019

Leading up to the 3rd United Nations Ministerial Meeting scheduled in Sweden in February 2020, Vietnam has been selected to launch a 5-continent initiative organized by the Global Alliance of NGOs for Road Safety. The initiative…

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AIP Foundation advocates for safe school zones at BIGRS meeting in Ho Chi Minh City

07-03-2019

AIP Foundation joined a stakeholders meeting held by the Bloomberg Philanthropies Initiative for Global road Safety (BIGRS) 2015-2019 with  Bloomberg, the World Bank, the World Resources Institute, Vital Strategies, the HCMC Traffic Safety Committee, Department of Transportation, and…

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Mothers honored with International Women’s Day road safety forum

06-03-2019

In support of International Women’s Day, we organized a helmet use forum for 30 mothers at Hun Sen Krong Primary School in Cambodia. The forum is a vital part of the Helmets for Families program, which…

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