Press Releases

Private Sector lays out the way for improving Road Safety

Top level executives from Total, Michelin, 3M, Volvo and UPS were part of the panel "Improving Road Safety Outcomes: Private Sector Commitments" hosted on 15 January 2020 in the framework of the annual SuM4All Consortium Meeting held at the World ...
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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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IRF signs MoU with Qatar University

The Qatar Transportation and Traffic Safety Center (QTTSC) at Qatar University College of Engineering (QU-CENG) signed today a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the International Road Federation (IRF), Geneva (Switzerland) to further expand and consolidate collaboration and exchange of expertise ...
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Mobilizing partnerships for better road safety data and action

This week, representatives from national governments, NGOs, the private sector, and academia have been taking part in a two-day training workshop designed to equip and mobilize different partners to join forces to improve road safety data. The data training culminated ...
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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 and AESCAP Stregnthen Collaboration and Sign an MoU in Brussels

The 12th ASECAP Annual Road Safety Conference organised at the European Parliament in Brussels on 18th March set the scene for the signature of a Memorandum of Understanding between the International Road Federation (Geneva, Switzerland) and the European Association of ...
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IRF Strengthens Partnership with World Bank on SuM4All Initiative

With the signing of the Consortium Charter last week in Washington DC, IRF Geneva has formalised its involvement in the Sustainable Mobility for All Initiative (SuM4All). Led by the World Bank, the SuM4All is a multi-stakeholder partnership that aims to ...
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