• Globally 1.25 million people are killed on the road each year. More than malaria. 
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  • Road deaths in the EASST region are three times higher than in Western Europe, despite having smaller vehicle fleets.
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  • With over 500 children being killed on the world’s roads every day good road safety education is vital. 
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  • Every year 20 to 50 million people are injured on the road and it is estimated that around 30% remain permanently disabled.
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  • Through FIRE AID, EASST addresses the fifth pillar of the Decade of Action, improving post-crash response.
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  • EASST supports SDGs 3.6 and 11.2 to halve the number of road deaths and injuries by 2020, and provide safe transport systems for all.
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  • Road traffic collisions cost developing countries at least $100 billion a year. That's around 5% of their GDP.
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  • Our Road Safety Ambassadors Nikki and Alex Wurz join us in supporting the UN Decade of Action.
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About EASST

The formula for success in tackling road safety

EASST is an independent UK-registered charity whose mission is to save lives and prevent injuries by making road transport safer, greener and more sustainable for future generations. Since its establishment in 2009-10, EASST has built a vibrant network of NGOs across Eastern Europe, the South Caucasus and Central Asia - contributing to significant reforms in the region and to the UN Decade of Action for Road Safety.       More

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Where we work

EASST has built an effective alliance of road safety organisations working together in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, GreeceKazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, and Ukraine to improve road safety and reduce road deaths.

What we do

Our projects focus on six priority areas for improving road safety and ensuring sustainable transport systems across the EASST region. These include:

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Latest News

Georgia adopts new Road Safety Action Plan for 2017

12th January 2017
Thanks to tireless work of EASST partners in Georgia and many others, the Georgian Government has approved a new national road safety action plan for 2017.

Belarus Case Study: Road Crash Victim to Mobility Advocate

Since being injured in a road crash Serghey Drozdovskiy has dedicated his life to helping people with disabilities and building a society that is free from barriers. Read his story.

Examining Disability, Mobility and Road Risk in Belarus

12th January 2017
Belarusian Auto Moto Touring Club survey identifies key mobility and accessibility needs of disabled road users in Belarus. 

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