Latest news from around the world

The work of iRAP and its partners saves lives and prevents serious injuries on roads around the world every day. Help us to celebrate and share your successes with RAP partners and the global road safety community.


 

iRAP is delighted to support the launch of Skillsy!

iRAP is delighted to support the launch of Skillsy!

The Launch of Skillsy! iRAP is delighted to partner with Skillsy on the launch of Intro to Infrastructure - a new industry induction that revolutionises how we support the next generation of infrastructure leaders. Australia faces a once in a generation infrastructure...

read more
India’s National Dialogue on Road Safety for Children

India’s National Dialogue on Road Safety for Children

IndiaRAP Technical Manager Jigesh Bhavsar presented at a National Dialogue on Road Safety for Children Workshop in Delhi today, marking the occasion of National Engineers Day in the country. The one-day workshop drew leading road safety stakeholders committed to...

read more
New Report Promotes Walking and Cycling in Africa

New Report Promotes Walking and Cycling in Africa

A new Walking and Cycling in Africa Report shares critical evidence (including iRAP data) and good practice for governments and decision makers to inspire action to retain, protect and enable people that walk and cycle. “This report is a call to action for the 261...

read more
New Policymakers’ Toolkit to support youth engagement

New Policymakers’ Toolkit to support youth engagement

Youth for Road Safety (YOURS) has released a new Policymakers' Toolkit, a unique advocacy document that will help iRAP partners, policymakers and decision-makers to meaningfully engage with young people for improved road safety. Tragically, road traffic injuries have...

read more
Partners shine in latest global metrics

Partners shine in latest global metrics

As a charity, iRAP’s focus is on enabling others and creating locally-led programmes and partnerships for 2030 impact.  Our latest metrics quantify and celebrate the safer roads and capacity building success of our 25,000 RAP partners worldwide. iRAP global metrics...

read more
16 new Accredited Suppliers hit the road in Tanzania

16 new Accredited Suppliers hit the road in Tanzania

Ramadhani Msangi undertaking iRAP accreditation activities (Image source: R Msangi) Sixteen new iRAP Accredited Suppliers in Tanzania position TanRAP well to eliminate high-risk roads in the country and support of activities of the 3-year Ten Step Project currently...

read more
Star Rating for Schools July 2022 Newsletter

Star Rating for Schools July 2022 Newsletter

The latest Star Rating for Schools newsletter is out now – read some great stories of how SR4S Lead Partners are engaging partners and leading safer infrastructures around the world.   In this issue: How to get started UN High-level Meeting for Road Safety brings...

read more
Malawi commits to safer roads by 2030

Malawi commits to safer roads by 2030

The Minister for Transport and Public Works, important road safety officials and NGO Road Safety Alert Foundation (RSAF) unite in their commitment to reduce road crash fatalities and injuries in Malawi. Included in picture: Kingston Sandula, Director of Road Traffic...

read more
EuroRAP projects on show at ConnectingEurope Days

EuroRAP projects on show at ConnectingEurope Days

Four transformative and transnational EuroRAP projects were on show last week at the ConnectingEurope Days held in Lyon, France from 28-30 June. ConnectingEurope Days  – formerly known as TEN-T Days – is Europe’s mobility flagship event, bringing together politicians,...

read more
New resources for 5-star RAPs

New resources for 5-star RAPs

An online package of new Resources for 5-star RAPs, funded by FedEx, has launched today to support road assessment programmes around the world eliminate high-risk roads and save lives. The launch comes at an opportune time, on the back of the UN High-level Meeting of...

read more
Cambodia stakeholders gather to shape Ten Year Plan

Cambodia stakeholders gather to shape Ten Year Plan

Cambodia stakeholders have gathered for a National Road Safety Consultation Workshop to shape the country’s National Plan for the Decade to 2030, and iRAP was pleased to provide input. The Ministries of Interior and Public Works and Transport jointly organised the...

read more
ITE Talks Transportation with Rob McInerney

ITE Talks Transportation with Rob McInerney

iRAP CEO Rob McInerney was pleased to join the ITE Talks Transportation Podcast last week to discuss Improving Global Roadway Safety with the Safe System Approach. The timing was opportune as world leaders prepare for this week's UN High-level Meeting on Road Safety...

read more
$1 billion to Improve India’s Road Safety

$1 billion to Improve India’s Road Safety

Image source: iRAP The World Bank and Asian Development Bank (ADB) have each announced USD$250 million in funding to support India’s Program for Strengthening Road Safety, an investment to be matched by the Government of India for a sum $1 billion investment in road...

read more

Search News Archives

The iRAP Case Study Series showcases RAP partnerships and activities that are saving lives and preventing serious injuries around the world every day.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

The International Road Assessment Programme (iRAP) IS A REGISTERED CHARITY WITH UN ECOSOC CONSULTATIVE STATUS
iRAP is registered in England and Wales under company number 05476000
Charity number 1140357

Registered office: 60 Trafalgar Square, London, WC2N 5DS
GET IN TOUCH │ Europe │ Africa │ Asia Pacific │ Latin America and Caribbean │ North America

en_USEnglish
Share This