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BRITA – 2021 Carbon Neutrality and Sustainable Transport Experts Salon

On June 17, 2021 (Beijing Time), Belt and Road International Transport Symposium(BRITS)-- Carbon Neutrality and Sustainable Transport Experts Salon was successfully held in Xi'an, Shaanxi province. The salon was co-organized by the Belt and Road International Green Development Coalition (BRIGC), ...
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Mobilising Private Sector Capital for Road Safety

The IRF convened on 10th June an interactive workshop with road concessionaires and other key stakeholders on mobilising private sector capital for road safety. The workshop supports a World Bank Group initiative being implemented in partnership with the International Road ...
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IRF President, Mr Bill Halkias at ASECAP Webinar on Road Safety

Building a wide road safety culture to reach Vision Zero goal IRF President, Mr Bill Halkias, joined a high-level interactive discussion with other policymakers and stakeholders at the 13th edition of ASECAP’s 2021 Road Safety Conference held on 22 June ...
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LEARN Project kicks off in Uganda

Improving road safety is a key development priority for Africa and for Uganda. Despite comparatively low motorisation levels, the continent witnessed the world’s highest rate of road traffic fatalities. This pandemic calls on all of us to step up our efforts.  The ...
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Report Release: Africa’s response to impacts of COVID-19 on transport & mobility

Produced by the International Road Federation and the Global Alliance of NGOs for Road Safety, the HVT-funded report "COVID-19 impact on transport and mobility in Africa – A review of policy and practice in seven African countries" has now been released. The report adresses ...
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Digital Toolkit for Energy and Mobility Released

Global Roadmap of Action towards Sustainable Mobility (GRA) as part of the Sustainable Mobility for All (Sum4All) partnership The International Road Federation (IRF) is proud to have contributed to the “Digital Toolkit for Energy and Mobility” which presents a discourse on some ...
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Press release: IRF India Chapter webinar on “Road Safety Management And Action Plan”

New Delhi May 18, 2021 As part of improving road safety in the country, all new national highways to have advanced traffic management systems (ATMs) – Mr R.K. Pandey, member projects, National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) Corrective measures being ...
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EU-funded Project FRONTIER kicks off

The EU-funded FRONTIER project promises to bring driverless cars, cutting-edge traffic management and reduced transport emissions to Europe's citizens A new vision of transport is emerging in Europe. Nowadays we count with a greater number of transport options and a ...
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Delivering impact via Private Sector Road Safety Coalitions

The TOTAL Foundation and the International Road Federation (IRF) have entered into a partnership aiming at establishing private sector road safety coalitions in a number of countries around the world. The objective: federate private sector stakeholders to work together, in ...
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IRF Open Letter in support of UN Global Road Safety Week

Low speed streets save lives and are the heart of any community. 30 km/h (20 mph) speed limits where people and traffic mix make for streets that are healthy, green and liveable, in other words, streets for life.UN Global Road ...
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