IRF News

IRF at the Second Workshop towards the Establishment of a Road Safety Observatory in Asia-Pacific

On 3-4 December 2019, around 70 representatives of Asian-Pacific governments, international road safety experts, key stakeholders, donors and other groups convened at the United Nations Economic Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) headquarters in Bangkok to determine next steps ...
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SaferAfrica wins prestigious Prince Michael of Kent Award

The consortium of the SaferAfrica project has received the prestigious Prince Michael International Road Safety Award 2019 for its work in Africa. The prize was handed over to the project coordinator, Prof Luca Persia, Director of the Research Centre for Transport and Logistics ...
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Successful 3rd edition of the Sustainable Mobility Conference in Morocco

After the resounding success of the last two editions, the third edition of the International Conference on Sustainable Mobility took place this week in Marrakech under the theme: "Road Transport and sustainable mobility for a sustainable future ". Organized by ...
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New Global Roadmap of Action to Guide the Future of Mobility

The Sustainable Mobility for All (SuM4All) initiative launched yesterday the Global Roadmap of Action toward Sustainable Mobility (GRA), a tool to guide country decision-makers on "how to" achieve mobility that is efficient, accessible, safe and green. The event brought together ...
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How to mobilise partnerships and build an evidenced-based approach to improve road safety?

This week, representatives from national and local governments, NGOs, the private sector, media and academia have taken part in a two-day training workshop in Senegal designed to equip and mobilise different partners to join forces to improve road safety data ...
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The Middle East in Focus: Transportation, Innovation, Disruption and Gulf Traffic

Gulf Traffic, an annual event that takes place from the 9 – 11 of December this year, will bring to light some of the latest technologies and systems from global suppliers to Dubai – the centre of business in the ...
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Safer Road Infrastructure discussed at UK Ministerial Conference

The conference programme included keynote speeches from road safety experts and provided an opportunity for discussion and sharing of best practice around areas of common challenges in tackling road safety globally. A key theme of the summit was providing support ...
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Future perspectives for Road Safety in Africa

The SaferAfrica project hosted its final conference in Tunis on 18th September to present and discuss results of three years of work and also to discuss future development opportunities for addressing effectively road safety in Africa. IRF DG, Susanna Zammataro ...
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IRF at the UN for Traffic Safety and Automated Driving

The International Road Federation was among the stakeholders invited to attend the 79th Session of the Global Forum for Road Traffic Safety (17-20 September) and the 4th session of the Working Party on Automated/Autonomous and Connected Vehicles (GRVA) (24-27 September), ...
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Work Zone Safety Course in Doha certifies a new group of engineers

A new group of 25 engineers got certified at the end of the course on work zone safety which was co-organised by IRF and Qatar transportation and Traffic Safety Centre (QTTSC) last week in Doha and animated by Miguel Angel ...
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