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Bloomberg Philanthropies Global Road Safety Programme Inviting Select Cities and Countries to Compete for Funding and Support

29 September 2014

New $125 Million Commitment Aims to Reduce Road Traffic Fatalities and Injuries in Low- and middle-income Cities and Countries

LOS ANGELESSeptember 29, 2014 –Traffic fatalities are one of the world’s leading causes of preventable death and, unless urgent action is taken, will become the seventh leading cause of death by 2030. To combat this trend, Bloomberg Philanthropies announced today a new phase of the foundation’s Global Road Safety Programme, which aims to reduce fatalities and injuries from road traffic crashes. The foundation will invite select low- and middle-income cities with

Zambia Road Safety MoU to launch September 8

2 September 2014

'It has been a long road, but we will now have in place a robust and comprehensive plan with firm multi-sectoral commitment to take action to address the road safety situation in Zambia' stated GRSP Zambia Coordinator, Aaron Samiyengo following the announcement of the date for the long awaited launch of the Zambia Road Safety MoU. 

The Zambia Road Safety MoU has been developed in alignment with a set of six resolutions drawn up in 2013 by a select group of key stakeholders including the lead agency, the Road Traffic Safety Authority (RTSA), the Sub Saharan Africa Transport Policy programme,

An invitation from Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit

1 September 2014

The International Symposium on Road Safety in Low- and Middle-income Countries

October 16, 2014, Feinstone Hall, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore

Featuring a string of international experts, sessions include:

  • Risk factors for road traffic injuries
  • Post injury care / trauma care
  • Monitoring and evaluation for road safety

Click here for more details and to register.

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