EASST News - Azerbaijan

Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Moldova, News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building, Ukraine

Work starts on the Eastern Partnership Road Safety Observatory

As of February 1, 2024 the Eastern Partnership Regional Road Safety Observatory (EaP RSO) is up and running. Hosted by the Ministry of Economic Development of Georgia, the Technical Secretariat is led by the ISET Policy Institute and EASST, and is located in Tbilisi, Georgia, at the ISET Policy Institute.

February 29, 2024

Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan

EASST supports road safety and sustainable mobility training for CAREC region

EASST Director Emma MacLennan is joining our local partner Public Association ‘Road Safety’ in Bishkek this week to deliver training as part of the CAREC Road Safety and Sustainable Mobility Course.

February 28, 2024

Azerbaijan, Children's Road Safety, News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building

Road safety around schools: an ‘urgent’ priority for Azerbaijan

High level stakeholders have met in Baku to discuss the urgent need to prioritise road safety around schools in Azerbaijan.

December 8, 2023

Active Travel and Healthy Streets, Azerbaijan, Children's Road Safety, News

Slower speeds and new pedestrian infrastructure installed at School no. 12 in Sumgayit, Azerbaijan

Teachers at School no. 12 in Sumgayit City in Azerbaijan welcome lower speeds and new pedestrian infrastructure ahead of the new school year.

August 8, 2023

Armenia, Azerbaijan, Children's Road Safety, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Mongolia, News, Tajikistan

Advancing 30km/h speed limits around school zones – Regional Situation Report

The EASST regional Situation Report on advancing 30km/h speed limits around school zones in Eastern Europe and Central Asia supports calls to #RethinkMobility for a sustainable transition to safer streets.

May 15, 2023

Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Moldova, News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building, Ukraine

Civil society and road safety engagement in the Eastern Partnership Countries

60 civil society organisations join unique event to learn more about positive role they can play in supporting road safety interventions.

October 25, 2022

Azerbaijan, Children's Road Safety, News

Designing streets for slower speeds: the transformation of School #2 in Sumgayit City and what we can learn

The school street transformation in Azerbaijan has reduced congestion and slowed speeds considerably.

October 13, 2022

Azerbaijan, Children's Road Safety, News

Pop-up street transformation is installed to improve children’s road safety in Sumgayit City

Funded by the UK Aid through the World Bank’s Global Road Safety Facility, the transformation aims to demonstrate how child-friendly road design can improve safety around schools.

September 15, 2022

Azerbaijan, Moldova, News, Safe and Inclusive Mobility

EASST launches new online Disability Awareness Training course for Public Transport managers

This short online course will help managers understand how to make public transport services more accessible and inclusive of the needs of people with disabilities so they can travel independently and with confidence.

May 24, 2022

Azerbaijan, Children's Road Safety, News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building

New partnership launched to pilot child friendly roads around schools in Azerbaijan

On April 13th, supported by the World Bank’s Global Road Safety Facility, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) launched a new partnership in Azerbaijan to develop child-friendly road design and implement child-friendly speed management around schools.

April 29, 2022

Azerbaijan, Belarus, Moldova, News, Safe and Inclusive Mobility

Travel confident: creating an inclusive public transport environment

EASST partners in Azerbaijan, Belarus and Moldova pilot Disability Awareness Training with public transport managers and drivers.

December 3, 2021

Azerbaijan, News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building

Road designers, planners and engineers in Azerbaijan receive EBRD Road Safety Engineering Training

EASST and AMAK facilitate delivery of the EBRD’s Road Safety Engineering course for road designers, planners and engineers in Azerbaijan – covering the fundamental principles of good road safety engineering and auditing.

June 23, 2021

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