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Meet the Finalists of the IRF Start-up Label 2022 Edition 

Transforming mobility requires more than just technology and infrastructure. Transforming mobility requires innovation on all fronts: in the way we think, we plan, we design, and we deliver and manage transport systems. The International Road Federation (IRF) believes that one way to ...
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National Road Assessment Programme launched to eliminate high-risk roads in Tanzania

Dar Es Salaam, September 14, 2022 - TanRAP, the Tanzania Road Assessment Programme, has been launched today in Dar es Salaam to eliminate high-risk roads and curb the more than 16,000 people who die on the country’s roads annually. The ...
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Release of IDB Report on Transportation Digitalisation in Latin America

According to an Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) study, the Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) region falls behind in digital transportation technologies, which represents a significant opportunity when it comes to boosting the sector’s economy. Indeed, almost half of the ...
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IRF Presents at the 3rd International Conference on Natural Hazards and Infrastructure (ICONHIC) 2022

The 3rd International Conference on Natural Hazards and Infrastructure (ICONHIC) was organized in Athens, Greece in early July. The conference's main theme was “Resilience and Sustainability of the Infrastructure” especially due to its exposure to increased risks created by Climate ...
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Private Sector Shows Leadership on Road Safety Action at the UN High-Level Meeting on Global Road Safety

The International Road Federation (IRF) has convened key industry leaders to discuss “Action for Road Safety: Private Sector Leadership” on the occasion of the UN High-Level Meeting on Global Road Safety being hosted in New York on 30 June and ...
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IRF at the International Transport Forum 2022 

The International Road Federation was very pleased to join the transport community at the International Transport Forum 2022 (ITF 2022) held in Leipzig, Germany on 18 – 20 May. A special edition of ITF Summit not only because it was ...
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Highlights From a Successful 14th ITS European Congress

The International Road Federation was proud to support the 14th European ITS Congress on 30 May – 01 June 2022 organised by ERTICO ITS Europe and Toulouse Métropole. The ITS European Congress offered a platform for thought leaders, developers, entrepreneurs ...
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PE Roads of Serbia Launches New Road Safety Educational Campaign 

On 13 May 2022, the PE Roads of Serbia hosted a high-level event in Belgrade to present a series of videos for its two ongoing educational campaigns “Don’t drive with a stop lane, don’t stop life” and “A Sign means ...
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Official ITF Side Event Calls for a Paradigm Shift to Create More Resilient and Inclusive Transport

At an official side event of the International Transport Forum (ITF) in Leipzig, Germany, speakers called for a paradigm shift to create more resilient and inclusive transport in low-income countries (LICs). The session, hosted by HVT, the International Road Federation ...
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The International Road Federation (IRF), the International Union of Railways (UIC) and Operation Lifesaver Estonia (OLE) Renew Their Commitment to Stop Crashes at Level Crossings and Save Lives 

A level crossing is an interface between road and rail infrastructure. According to the “1968 UNECE Convention on Road Traffic and the Highway Code”, trains have priority, while road users, pedestrians, and cyclists must comply with road signs and signals ...
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