EASST News - Belarus
FedEx Express and EASST keep a spotlight shining on road safety
Last year we received charitable funding from FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), to deliver three diverse initiatives via our NGO partners in Ukraine, Belarus and Azerbaijan.
November 16, 2020
Turning surplus high visibility PPE into children’s mascots to improve night time visibility in rural Belarus
With the support of a grant by FedEx Express Europe, we have been working with the Belarusian Auto Moto Touring Club and local disability groups to turn old high visibility PPE into ‘mascots’ or tags for school book bags and children’s coats to promote visibility and safety on the roads.
October 14, 2020
Delivering inclusive road safety lessons for children and parents in regional Belarus
EASST partners the Belarusian Auto Moto Touring Club take their model of inclusive road safety education to the city of Luban.
November 5, 2019
EASST and FedEx Express Europe to deliver initiatives focused on road safety education in Azerbaijan, Belarus and Ukraine
A charitable grant, awarded by the express transportation company under its social responsibility platform, FedEx Cares, will enable EASST partners to deliver three separate initiatives, each with a focus on improving children’s road safety in countries where young people face significant daily risk.
August 30, 2019
International collaboration sees improved capacity for post-crash response in Tajikistan
FIRE AID members send emergency response and road traffic collision equipment to Tajikistan, via Belarus, to further improve capacity for post-crash response.
July 4, 2019
Global Road Safety Week in Belarus
The Belarusian Auto Moto Touring Club illustrate the challenges faced by people with disabilities when traveling around Minsk to demand safer and more accessible transport systems as part of their UN Global Road Safety Week activity.
June 3, 2019
Then and Now: Champions for disability rights for a more inclusive environment in Belarus
To celebrate our 10th anniversary year we’re looking at the impact of our partners’ work on promoting safer roads. Read the story from Belarus.
March 7, 2019
Safe fleet management and the role of road safety are focus of our Minsk meeting
Our All EASST partners meeting focuses on safe fleet management and the official launch of our EASST Academy Road Safety at Work: Online Course for Managers in Russian.
November 2, 2018