EASST News – Country

News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building, Sustainable Mobility, Tajikistan

Building an evidence base for gender-sensitive transport planning in rural Tajikistan through stakeholder engagement

In honour of International Women’s Day 2020, we’re delighted to announce a new assignment to examine transport needs and road risk in rural Tajik villages from a gender perspective and the role women can play in transport and road safety leadership at a local level.

March 6, 2020

vehicle inspection centres in georgia

Georgia, News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building

New citizen-led programme to improve accountability of vehicle inspection centres in Georgia

Partnership for Road Safety launch an online platform to inform and empower citizens to hold vehicle inspection centres in Georgia to account.

March 4, 2020

Moldova, News, Post-Crash Response, Tajikistan, Ukraine

Enhancing post-crash response in the EASST region

This week, EASST Director, Emma MacLennan will be speaking on Enhancing post-crash response at the 3rd Global Ministerial Conference on Road Safety. In recognition of this fact we’ve produced a special blog on our work in this area.

February 20, 2020

Children’s Road Safety, News, Ukraine

EASST Road Safety Education Pack launches in Ukraine

The EASST Road Safety Education Pack has been launched in Ukraine by our partners, the Road Safety Support Foundation (RSSF) and supported by FedEx Express Europe.

January 24, 2020

Moldova, News, Road Safety Enforcement, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building

New police actions for tackling drink-driving and speeding in Moldova

Moldovan authorities and national stakeholders meet to develop actions to prevent the number of road crashes in the country.

January 20, 2020

Azerbaijan, Children’s Road Safety, News

Roundtable meeting addresses road risk of street children in Baku

EASST partners host roundtable meeting in Baku to present initial results of their work to investigating the unique road risks faced by street children.

January 16, 2020

Children’s Road Safety, Mongolia, News

Online car seat donation platform launched in Mongolia

Global Shapers Ulaanbaatar Hub launch online car seat donation platform to help low-income families in Mongolia access vital life-saving equipment.

January 8, 2020

Armenia, News

Putting an end to dangerous re-fuelling practices in Armenia

Following a report on the dangers of using natural gas in vehicles by EASST partner, Poghos Shahinyan, the Armenian Government is taking action in ensure checks and balances are in place to make re-fuelling safe.

January 7, 2020

Belarus, Disability, Mobility and Road Risk, News

Ground-breaking project on disability and road safety honoured at 2019 PMIRSA

Our ground-breaking project on disability and road safety in Belarus wins 2019 Prince Michael International Road Safety Award.

December 10, 2019

Kyrgyzstan, News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building

Remembering those who have been lost with poetry and call to action

PA Road Safety Kyrgyzstan emphasise the urgency for action on World Day of Remembrance as young people deliver a poignant memorial through song and poetry.

December 2, 2019

Children’s Road Safety, Kazakhstan, News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building

West Kazakhstan Region launches Regional Road Safety Strategy and unveils new road safety playgrounds for kids

Last week, EASST’s Serghei Diaconu and Tatiana Mihailova returned to the Uralsk for the unveiling of two brand new mobile road safety playgrounds and launch of the region’s first road safety strategy.

December 2, 2019

Georgia, News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building

Fostering regional road safety collaboration

EASST and WHO Europe host regional dialogue to establish national and regional priorities in preparation of the 3rd Global Ministerial Conference on Road Safety in 2020 and renewed global road safety targets for 2030.

December 2, 2019

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