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Global Plan for the Decade of Action for Road Safety Launched

The global plan for the UN Decade of Action for Road Safety was officially launched on 28 October with a global event hosted by the WHO/UNRSC. The target of this Decade of Action is to reduce road deaths and injuries ...
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UNRSC Side Event at UN Sustainable Transport Conference 

In the framework of the second United Nations Global Sustainable Transport Conference held on 14-16 October, a UN Road Safety Collaboration (UNRSC) side event was hosted on 15th October 2021 from 15:30 to 17:30 (CEST) on the topic: “Halving Road ...
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The IRF Annual Conference 2021 Edition 

The International Road Federation (IRF) annual autumn conference was hosted online on 20 and 21 October under the theme “Innovation: Charting Pathways to Sustainable Mobility”. More than 1’000 participants from 100 countries and over 50 speakers from leading organisations and companies in the roads and mobility sector gathered online for two ...
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Istanbul to host the IRF World Congress in 2024 

Istanbul – the city on two continents – will be hosting the IRF World Congress in 2024. The venue of this prestigious event was unveiled today at the closing of the two-day IRF Annual Conference hosted under the theme: “Innovation: ...
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Introducing the 2021 IRF Start-up Label Winner: ASIMOB 

One of the IRF’s goals is to support impactful mobility start-ups by helping them build trust with their stakeholders, and one way we do so is through the IRF Start-up Label. After a thorough assessment process by the members of the ...
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Building Capacity in Tanzania

Over 200 nominated road safety stakeholders from Tanzania received specialist road safety training on 22-23 September as part of the Ten Step Plan project currently underway in the country. This was the first of a three courses training programme that will explore road safety engineering, iRAP assessments, and road safety audits.  The ...
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IRF Gears Up Action for the Launch of the UN Decade of Action Plan

The launch of the plan for the UN Decade of Action for Road Safety has been set for the 28th October. A global virtual event will be hosted by WHO and will be backed up by a series of events, initiatives that will take place before ...
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IRF Signs Partnership with Torino City Lab

The City of Turin via  "Torino City Lab" and the IRF have established a partnership with the aim of contributing to the creation of a territorial ecosystem favourable to urban innovation with a focus on smart city technologies and services.   Italy has long been ...
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Announcing the Six Finalists of the 2021 IRF Start-up Label

Every founder knows that establishing a new company requires building confidence with clients, investors, current and future employees. The goal of IRF, is to support impactful mobility start-ups by helping them build trust with their stakeholders. Companies that obtain the ...
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IRF Director General, Susanna Zammataro, at SWARCO Innovation Talk

As part of the Swarco Innovation Hub’s initiative, a “Swarco Innovation Talk” took place on 1st July 2021 with the objective to gather experts from different fields for an opinion exchange on the topic. IRF Director General Susanna Zammataro participated in the talk themed “How do we get around in 2035?” alongside other eminent speakers such as Fabio Nussio (Rome Mobility Agency), Prof ...
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