EASST News - Tajikistan

Active Travel and Healthy Streets, News, Safe road infrastructure, Tajikistan

Introducing Tactical Urbanism concepts in Tajikistan

Young Generation of Tajikistan (YGT) organise an introduction to Tactical Urbanism for road engineers and engineering students, as well as key road safety stakeholders from the Ministry of Transport and Traffic Police in Tajikistan.

May 14, 2024

Kyrgyzstan, News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building, Safe road infrastructure, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan

EASST, iRAP and IRF join forces with UNESCAP to update road design standards in Central Asia

Improved road design standards across the CAREC countries is the goal of a new UN ESCAP project being implemented by iRAP, EASST, and the IRF.

March 1, 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

Active Travel and Healthy Streets, News, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan

EASST Partners hold region’s first Active Travel Youth Summits in Central Asia

Last month, EASST partners in Tajikistan and Uzbekistan each hosted an Active Travel Youth Summit in their respective countries, reaching over 100 young people.

December 15, 2023

Active Travel and Healthy Streets, News, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan

EASST partners in Tajikistan and Uzbekistan call for safer cycling infrastructure and awareness on World Bicycle Day

On 3rd June EASST partners in Tajikistan and Uzbekistan marked World Bicycle Day with fresh calls for safer cycling infrastructure and awareness.

June 29, 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

Children's Road Safety, News, Tajikistan

Young Generation of Tajikistan are addressing children’s road safety as an urgent priority

We have been working with schools around the capital Dushanbe to lower speeds and improve infrastructure to make journeys to school safer for close to 10,000 children.

January 31, 2023

News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building, Safe and Inclusive Mobility, Tajikistan

EASST Director Emma MacLennan talks on mobility and women’s access to opportunity in remote and rural areas at the International Transport Forum Summit 2022

Emma was invited by the ITF to present at this year’s Summit in Leipzig on how assess mobility choices for women in rural Tajikistan impacts on economic opportunity.

May 25, 2022

Active Travel and Healthy Streets, News, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan

What do young people in Central Asia think about active travel and what barriers are preventing them making walking and cycling a viable means of everyday transport?

With the support of the FIA Road Safety Grants Programme, EASST has been working with local partners in Central Asia to better understand the barriers that currently prevent people from walking and cycling in their countries – with a focus on young people.

April 29, 2022

Active Travel and Healthy Streets, News, Tajikistan

Young Generation of Tajikistan and students at the University of Arkansas collaborate to set out their vision for sustainable urban mobility in Dushanbe

With the support of Dr Carl Smith and students at the University of Arkansas YGT have been using art to engage with young people and identify opportunities for local action to promote active travel in Dushanbe.

January 26, 2022

Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan

EASST network of NGOs mark World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims

Each year, our EASST partners pull out all the stops to make this an important day for victims and their families. This year was no different.

November 23, 2021

News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building, Tajikistan

Newly renovated underpass in Dushanbe helps vulnerable road users to avoid dangerous road crossing

With the support of EASST, Young Generation of Tajikistan, and the Safer Roads Foundation, Dushanbe municipal authorities have completely renovated this underpass near to the Zoo in Dushanbe.

June 23, 2021

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