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Archive for April 2019

Helmets for Families engages medical experts to enhance its school and family-based interventions

16-04-2019

Helmets for Families, supported by Abbott, introduced its sixth year of programming with a launch event held at Lam Van Ben Primary School in Nha Be District, where 1,292 students and teachers received free helmets. AIP…

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Slow Zones, Safe Zones public awareness and enforcement campaigns tackle speeding problem in Gia Lai school zones

15-04-2019

AIP Foundation collaborated with the Gia Lai Traffic Safety Committee and Police to implement a combined public awareness and enforcement campaign to reduce speed-related road crash injuries and fatalities in school zones in Pleiku City, Gia…

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CEO and Thailand Chairperson present program successes to global road safety advocates

13-04-2019

CEO Mirjam Sidik and Thailand Chairperson Ratana Winther joined global advocates in Chania, Greece for the Sixth Global Meeting of the Global Alliance of NGOs for Road Safety and the 27th meeting for the United Nations…

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AIP Foundation organizes safe driving campaign ahead of Khmer New Year

12-04-2019

Together with 72 government officials, police officers, youth ambassadors for road safety, and public and private sector representatives, AIP Foundation organized a safe driving campaign prior to the Khmer New Year in Phnom Penh. The main message…

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AIP Foundation presents on achievements of Vietnamese helmet law at 23rd International Union for Helmet Promotion and Education World Conference in New Zealand

11-04-2019

Our policy and program advisor, Louise Goldman presented at the IUHPE 23rd World Conference on Health Promotion in Rotorua, New Zealand. The theme of the conference was Promoting Planetary Health and Sustainable Development for All and was attended…

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AIP Foundation and AA Vietnam hosts child car safety workshop for key stakeholders

09-04-2019

We hosted the first stakeholder orientation workshop for a new child car seat initiative, which is a Road Safety Grant Programme supported by Federation Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA). The initiative is modeled after FIA’s toolkit for child safety…

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Panthera Group promotes road safety work in Thailand through generous donation

05-04-2019

Michael T. Doherty and Paul Hayward, Co-Founders of Panthera Group Thailand, donated 300,000 Thai Baht to AIP Foundation to support distribution of 1,000 helmets to students in Bangkok and Phuket through the Helmets for Kids program which targets…

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Helmets for Families engages teachers and volunteers to promote helmet wearing in Ho Chi Minh City

05-04-2019

During the first week of April, worked with a trainer from the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Health to deliver a series of teacher trainings for nearly 150 teachers at four program schools in Nha…

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AIP Foundation equips key stakeholders with tools to make garment factories safer

04-04-2019

Our Cambodia team engaged 45 representatives from the Transportation Working Group, National Road Safety Committee, and several government agencies in a three-day training of trainers workshop. The workshops build capacity for trainers and leading stakeholders to provide…

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Welcome Sawai Seesai as AIP Foundation Thailand Country Manager

04-04-2019

Sawai Seesai graduated from Mahamakut Buddhist University, Bangkok, Thailand, as a member of the Humanities Faculty with a major in English. He has a Master’s degree in Language and Communication from School of Language and Communication, National Institute of…

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