On May 11th of 2011 the UN General Assembly and the international community will globally launch the Decade of Action for Road Safety. It’s a global event; a 24-hour “rolling” event, were every country of the world, many international agencies, civil society organizations, the private sector and others will mark the occasion of the global launch to officially announce their national or local plans for the Decade to the public.
"The RTIRN supports the Decade of Action on Road Safety 2011-2020 by displaying the work done by our community for this very important and massive event. So we have developed this webpage to showcase our partners and their institutions plans to commemorate this special date.
If you or your organization is planning something to commemorate this special date, please share your plans with our community, send them to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. We also encourage you to register your activity on WHO’s Decade of Action webpage, go to:
Decade of Action for Road Safety: 2012 and 2013 Activities in Argentina
Name: Maria Isoba
Enforcement of Road Traffic Act and Liquor License Act
Name: Salote Tonga Chief Inspector
Cambodia Experiences on Decade of Action for Road Safety
Name: Chariya Ear
Incidence of road traffic injuries in the district of Kandy, Sri Lanka, and its economic impact to the households and to the state
Name: Nithershini P, Dharmaratne S.D, Nugegoda D.B
Multisectoral Road Safety Initiatives in Myanmar
Name: Thit Lwin
Decade of Action for Road Safety launched in Cuttack (India)
Name: Mr. Bikash Mohapatra
Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011 -2020, Mexico
Name: Dr. Sandra Treviño Siller.
National Launch of the Decade, Institute of Public Health; Republic of Macedonia
Name: Dr. Tozija Fimka, As Shaban Memeti, Perihan Tafiloska.
Tamil Nadu Campaign on the Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020
Attending the “Decade of Action for Road Safety and National Youth Traffic Safety Month Launch”, Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit
Name: Dr. Adnan Hyder
13 Basic Rules for Road Safety in México, Networkvial
Name: Raul Peniche
Road traffic Injury prevention, Entornos Foundation
Name: Dr. Martha Hijar and Dr. Luis Solórzano Flores
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