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IndiaRAP Newsletter – October 2021

IndiaRAP Newsletter – October 2021

It’s been a busy period for road safety in India and across the world. The United Nations Second Decade of Action for Road Safety Plan 2021-2030 has been released and will be officially launched on 28 October by UN, WHO and other global and national partners. It...

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iRAP announced as road safety approach for Russia

iRAP announced as road safety approach for Russia

Text credit: Minina Irina and images https://rosavtodor.gov.ru/ Today, the Russian Federal Road Agency announced the commencing implementation of iRAP as the road safety approach for the country. The announcement was made at a meeting under the leadership of the head...

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Using fleets to map the safety of our streets

Using fleets to map the safety of our streets

Using fleets to map the safety of our streets was the focus of an innovative session joined by iRAP CEO Rob McInerney recently at the Together for Safer Roads (TSR) Annual Meeting in the USA. On 14 September, Rob presented in the session alongside leading fleet...

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Building capacity in Tanzania: A crucial step in 10

Building capacity in Tanzania: A crucial step in 10

Over 200 nominated road safety stakeholders from Tanzania received specialist road safety training last week as part of the 10 Step Plan for Safer Road Infrastructure Pilot currently underway in the country. The group of private sector consultants and engineers drawn...

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Help us make every journey safe in the Americas

Help us make every journey safe in the Americas

iRAP is looking for a collaborative and enthusiastic individual with a passion for safe mobility and experience in policy and programme delivery to join our team. Across Latin America, the Caribbean and North America an estimated 150,000 people are killed and over...

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Raquel Barrios brings youth to iRAP governance

Raquel Barrios brings youth to iRAP governance

Raquel Barrios has joined the iRAP Board bringing youth and social entrepreneurship skills to the charity’s governance. Based in Madrid, Raquel is the Youth for Road Safety (YOURS) Project Manager leading the Global Youth Coalition for Road Safety, a support structure...

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iRAP presents at International Kazan Digital Week, Russia

iRAP presents at International Kazan Digital Week, Russia

iRAP presented at Kazan Digital Week last week alongside representatives of the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs State Traffic Safety Inspectorate and local partners, to explore intelligent transport systems and traffic safety technologies to advance road safety...

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7 cursos online y 6 recursos disponibles en español

7 cursos online y 6 recursos disponibles en español

iRAP ofrece cursos y materiales en seis idiomas diferentes además del inglés, incluidos español, portugués, francés, vietnamita y ruso. iRAP ha estado trabajando con proyectos en América Latina y España desde 2006, por lo que brindar cursos y materiales en español es...

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Road safety in Uzbekistan under national spotlight

Road safety in Uzbekistan under national spotlight

A national road safety round table hosted today by the Ministry of Tourism and Sports of the Republic of Uzbekistan and National Automobile Club of Uzbekistan (NACU) has brought together 50 national and international stakeholders focussed on strategic policy and...

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SABRINA maps cycling risk in Croatia, Slovenia and Austria

SABRINA maps cycling risk in Croatia, Slovenia and Austria

The infrastructure risk of cycling routes across Croatia, Slovenia and Austria is becoming better known, thanks to the SABRINA team and a specially equipped assessment bicycle pedaled across 6 EuroVelo routes. The EuroRAP Project SABRINA – Safer Bicycle Routes in...

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Parana’s State Highways in Brazil to be 3-star or better

Parana’s State Highways in Brazil to be 3-star or better

Photo caption: BR-277 escape area, towards Curitiba-Litoral. (Guilherme Pupo/Ecovia). Reproduced with an English translation from Gazeta Do Povo. Story by Elvira Fantin. A new concept is being applied in Brazil and Paraná to improve road safety and reduce accidents...

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Recognising Soames Job

Recognising Soames Job

iRAP warmly congratulates Dr Soames Job on his retirement as Head of the Global Road Safety Facility (GRSF) of the World Bank. iRAP CEO Rob McInerney said Dr Job made a significant impact to global road safety during his 6 years at GRSF. “Soames has been a passionate...

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