Webinar on “Global Trends on the Status of Traffic Safety Under the Covid-19 Pandemic”
September 29, 2020 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm CEST
|The International Road Federation, together with Qatar University, Qatar Transportation and Traffic Safety Center, National Traffic Safety Committee of Qatar Government and World Conference on Transport Research Society, are pleased to join hands for this Webinar on “Global Trends on the Status of Traffic Safety under the Covid-19 Pandemic”, to be held on 29 September 2020 at 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM CEST (3:00 PM – 4:30 PM AST)|
This webinar discusses the outcomes of the last 10 years of international efforts led by the United Nations, the World Health Organization and many multisectoral partnerships to mitigate road traffic causalities and push to achieve the 2030 Sustainable Development Goal of reducing deaths and injuries from road traffic crashes by 50%. Since we are approaching the end of the 2011-2020 Decade of Action for Road Safety, it is insightful to look back, measure achievements and identify challenges. Furthermore, this webinar addresses the potential impacts of the current Covid-19 Pandemic and the associated mobility restriction policies on road traffic safety status.