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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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THE FIA SMART CITIES GLOBAL START-UP CONTEST AND IRF’S NEW START-UP LABEL JOIN FORCES TO SUPPORT INNOVATION IN MOBILITY

The International Road Federation (IRF) and its new Start-Up Label will collaborate with the FIA Smart Cities Global Start-Up Contest to identify and support start-ups with high impact potential to accelerate innovation in the mobility sector across the world. Created ...
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Phase 2 of the LEARN project kicks off in Senegal

The Global Alliance of Road Safety NGOs and the IRF have kicked off the second phase of the LEARN project in Senegal thanks to support from the Total Foundation. Stakeholders from local government, NGOs, road agencies and the civil society ...
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Nine women appointed to the IRF Board of Directors

At its annual meeting held on 20th April, the IRF General Assembly has appointed nine women to the IRF Board of Directors. In order to increase diversity – and in particular gender diversity – from now on each company/organisation being ...
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IRF Young Professional Leaders join the UN ECOSOC Youth Forum 2021

Members of the International Road Federation Young Professionals Programme (IRF-YPP) leadership team recently joined the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) Youth Forum, held virtually on April 7-8, 2021. Mr Shashank Misra (India), YPP Lead for Asia Mainland and ...
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IRF launches a new Start-up Label

The International Road Federation (IRF) is proud to announce the launch of a Start-up Label to support innovation within the mobility sector. This initiative reflects one of IRF's core principles of fostering innovation and progress by providing access to cutting-edge ...
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The Ten Step Plan for Safer Road Infrastructure kicks off in Tanzania

The Tanzania Minister for Works and Transport, H.E. Eng. Dr Leonard Madaraka Chamuriho, has officially launched the “Ten Step Plan for Safer Road Infrastructure” project in an on-line National workshop that brings around the table key national and international agencies and organisations for the next ...
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New Release: Connected and Autonomous Mobility Manifesto

The International Road Federation (IRF) is pleased to announce the launch of the Connected and Autonomous Mobility Manifesto. This document's main objective is to provide the basis for discussion to proactively prepare ourselves for the mobility revolution that Connected and ...
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Global Coalition Calls for Policy Making to Enable Data Sharing for Sustainable Mobility

The Sustainable Mobility for All Initiative (SuM4All), World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), and the International Road Federation (IRF) have launched a new report that draws attention to the need for policy guidance for data sharing between public and ...
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IRF launches new Knowledge repository on COVID-19 and Transport

A new, comprehensive knowledge resource centre on COVID-19 and Transport was launched yesterday by the International Road Federation (IRF) thanks to a grant from the COVID-19 Response & Recovery Transport Research Fund (2020) managed by the High Volume Transport Applied ...
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