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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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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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IRF launches new Committee on Connected and Autonomous Mobility

On Thursday, 23 April 2020, the International Road Federation (IRF) in Geneva hosted a public online workshop on "Unleashing Road Infrastructure Potential for Cooperative, Connected and Automated Mobility (CCAM)." Attended by hundreds of participants from all parts of the world ...
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IRF Data Warehouse launched today in Stockholm

IRF (Geneva) launched today in Stockholm an IRF Data Warehouse in the framework of a side event organised jointly with the Global Alliance of NGOs for Road Safety and the Total Foundation at the 3rd Global Ministerial Conference on Road ...
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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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