UNRSC Webinar: Road Safety Management – Innovation and delivery in developing countries



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UNRSC Webinar: Road Safety Management – Innovation and delivery in developing countries

March 16, 2021 @ 2:00 pm 3:30 pm CET

Organised by The International Road Federation, RoadSafe, the Prince Michael Awards under the umbrella of the United Nations Road Safety Collaboration (UNRSC), this webinar will address how to innovate country delivery to accelerate the implementation of the Stockholm Declaration and the achievement of the ambitious targets set by the Second Decade of Action. By looking at concrete experiences in different geographies,  the webinar will offer insights on what is the reality of road safety on the ground, how to better engage at the country level and how to mobilise the resources needed to deliver.


Introduction – UNRSC Webinar Series: Looking AheadEtienne Krug, Director, Department of the Social Determinants of Health, World Health Organization (WHO)

Innovating Projects’ Delivery: Lessons from the Prince Michael Awards for Road SafetyModerator: Adrian Walsh, Executive Director, RoadSafe, UK

Introduction by HRH Prince Michael of Kent (video message)
– Speed limits setting and enforcement in the Philippines: Sophia Sans Luis, ImagineLaw
– Road Safety Observatories in Africa and Asia: Soames Job, Global Lead Road Safety, World Bank and of the Global Road Safety Facility (GRSF), Veronica Raffo, Senior Transport Specialist, World Bank
– Speed Management Programme in Bogotà, Colombia: Nathaly Torregroza, Head of the Road Safety Office at the Bogota Secretariat of Mobility & Claudia Adriazola-Steil, Deputy Director, Urban Mobility And Director, Health & Road Safety at WRI Ross Center For Sustainable Cities

Innovating Country Delivery – Panel discussion
Moderator:  Susanna Zammataro, Director General, International Road Federation (IRF) Geneva, Switzerland

– Gela Kvashilava, Founder, The Partnership for Road Safety Foundation Georgia, and Member, Board of Directors, Global Alliance of NGOs for Road Safety
– Racheal Nganwa, iRAP Africa Lead, Tanzania
– Dr. Maleeha Naseem, Instructor, the Aga Khan University Hospital, Department of Community Health Sciences, Pakistan

Innovating Resource Delivery for the
New Decade of Action – Panel discussion

– Matthew Baldwin, Deputy Director General, European Commission, And Chair, Advisory Council, United Nations Road Safety Trust Fund
– Hartwig Schafer, Vice President for South Asia, The World Bank Group 
– Kelly Larson, Director, Bloomberg Philanthropies
– Darren Lindsey, Former Director, Public Affairs, Michelin
Wrap Up & Closing

Bill Halkias, President, International Road Federation (IRF)