EASST News - Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building

News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building

EASST network meets for Pre-Ministerial Regional Road Safety Summit: Preparing for Marrakesh

EASST and the FIA Foundation host two-day Pre-Ministerial Regional Road Safety Summit for road safety officials and NGO leaders in Tbilisi, Georgia.

May 17, 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

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

Kazakhstan, News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building

Working towards a reduction in road deaths in West Kazakhstan Region

This year marks the final year of interventions under the West Kazakhstan Region’s Road Safety Strategy 2020-25.

February 28, 2024

Moldova, News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building

Moldova’s Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020

This case study report explores how Moldova was able to achieve a steady decline in the number of road traffic crashes and casualties across the Decade of Action for Road Safety (2011-2020) and (almost) meet the global target of reducing road fatalities by 50%.

February 21, 2024

News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building

Despite notable progress, road safety remains urgent global issue

The latest WHO global status report on road safety 2023 shows that, since 2010, road traffic deaths have fallen. Yet, road crashes remain a persistent global health crisis.

December 13, 2023

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

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

Automobile Club of Moldova wins FIA President’s Award for Road Safety

EASST partner, the Automobile Club of Moldova (ACM) received the prestigious FIA President’s Award for Road Safety at the 2023 FIA Annual General Assembly in Baku, Azerbaijan.

December 8, 2023

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

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

News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building

EASST supports stakeholder training on the safety of road tunnels in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina

EASST collaborates with BIHAMK and expert consultants to lead three-day training programme for local highway authorities and engineers on road safety in tunnels supported by the EBRD in Sarajevo.

June 29, 2023

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

Two schools in Bishkek pilot 30km/h while a further two get road safety upgrades

Public Association ‘Road Safety’ are leading the way on improving road safety around schools in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

November 22, 2022

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