EASST News - Children's Road Safety
Building institutional support for low speed school zones and road safety in Armenia
National Road Safety Council NGO (NRSC) organises Armenia’s first ever multi-stakeholder dialogue on road safety and low speed school zones.
November 23, 2023
EASST and the FIA Foundation visit Kyrgyzstan to discuss improving road safety around schools in Bishkek
EASST and Aggie Krasnolucka of the FIA Foundation spent two days with our local partner, Public Association ‘Road Safety’ (PARS) in Bishkek to discuss children’s road safety around schools.
October 16, 2023
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
Speed management infrastructure piloted to support new 30km/h speed limit rules around schools in Moldova
Automobile Club of Moldova are using the Star Rating for Schools App to assess three schools in Moldova and implement low-cost interventions to demonstrate how simple infrastructure upgrades can support 30km/h speed limits.
July 27, 2023
EASST presents new toolkit on implementing community-led school zone road safety projects
EASST’s Emily Carr was invited by the ADB to present the new Safe School Zone Community Toolkit – a structured guide to support schools and communities in implementing community-led road safety projects.
July 25, 2023
EASST marks UN Global Road Safety Week in London and across the region with calls to #RethinkMobility
EASST partners marked the UN Global Road Safety Week by organising events and activities and calling on governments to #RethinkMobility.
May 23, 2023
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
Four school zones in Georgia get a ‘5 Star’ upgrade with the SR4S App
With the support of the FIA Road Safety Grants Programme and the FIA Foundation we have been working with the Partnership for Road Safety and the Georgian Automobile Sport Federation to upgrade four school zones in Georgia to a ‘5 Star’ standard using the Star Rating for Schools App.
April 26, 2023
EASST partner in Kyrgyzstan named one of ‘Best People of 2022’ for school road safety upgrades
Chinara Kasmambetova has been named by Kutbilim News as one of the Best People of 2022 for her work to improve road safety at two dangerous intersections in Bishkek.
April 26, 2023
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
EASST presented with a Prince Michael International Road Safety Award for “outstanding success” of Road Safety Education Pack
EASST is delighted to have been recognised by HRH Prince Michael of Kent for the “outstanding success” of our EASST Road Safety Education Pack.
December 14, 2022