IRF News

SuM4All discusses Global Road Map of Action and new priorities

The 7th Consortium Meeting of the Sustainable Mobility for All initiative was held on May 23rd, 2019 during the International Transport Forum (ITF) Summit 2019 in Leipzig, Germany. Thirty-seven organizations gathered at this meeting to take stock of SuM4All achievements ...
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A Private Sector Road Safety Coalition for Tanzania

The first meeting of the private sector road safety coalition for Tanzania led by Total and facilitated by IRF was hosted in Dar es Salaam in May. Attended by a highly-motivated and engaged group of private companies, the meeting mapped ...
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IRF Foresight Sessions at PIARC World Congress

Abu Dhabi will be hosting the 26th World Road Congress of PIARC on 6-10 October 2019. IRF is organising one foresight session on road safety partnerships and another one on gender in transport together with World Bank and the International ...
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World Road Statistics 2019 – Pre-Orders & Advertising Opportunities

The 56th edition of the annual World Road Statistics (WRS) will be released at the end of August 2019. This will cover data from 2012 to 2017 across more than 50 indicators related to the road and transport sector overall ...
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IRF at the 70th UN Working Party on Transport Statistics

The International Road Federation was among the key stakeholders invited to attend the 70th UN Working Party on Transport Statistics, chaired by the United Nations Commission of Europe (UNECE), which took place at the UN Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, on ...
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Belt & Road: IRF to lead the Green & Sustainable Transport Committee

IRF was pleased to support again this year the World Transport Convention (WTC) organised by China Highway & Transportation Society (CHTS) – am esteemed member or IRF - in Beijing on 13-16 June 13. WTC offered the background for the ...
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IRF General Assembly elects Bill M. Halkias as IRF President

Meeting in Costa Navarino (Greece) in the margins of the ASECAP Days, the General Assembly of the International Road Federation (IRF) has unanimously elected Mr Bill M. Halkias, PE, F.ASCE, F.ITE as new President of IRF. He takes over from ...
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IRF General Assembly Elects Bill M. Halkias as IRF President

Meeting in Costa Navarino (Greece) in the margins of the ASECAP Days, the General Assembly of the International Road Federation (IRF) has unanimously elected Mr Bill M. Halkias, PE, F.ASCE, F.ITE as new President of IRF. He takes over from ...
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IRF hosts high-level debate on the Belt & Road Initiative (BRI) at ITF Summit 2019

H.E. Mehmet Cahit Turhan, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, Turkey (left)and Kiran K. Kapila, Chairman, IRF (right) H.E. Mehmet Cahit Turhan, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure of Turkey, opened with a keynote address the session on "The Belt & Road: ...
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IRF at the 13th Session of the Committee on Innovation, Competitiveness and Public-Private Partnerships (CICPPP)

The International Road Federation (IRF Geneva) was pleased to participate in the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe’s (UNECE) 13th Session of the Committee on Innovation, Competitiveness and Public-Private Partnerships (CICPPP) from 25th to 27th March 2019 in Palais des ...
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