EASST News - Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building

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

West Kazakhstan Region launches Regional Road Safety Strategy and unveils new road safety playgrounds for kids

Last week, EASST’s Serghei Diaconu and Tatiana Mihailova returned to the Uralsk for the unveiling of two brand new mobile road safety playgrounds and launch of the region’s first road safety strategy.

December 2, 2019

Georgia, News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building

Fostering regional road safety collaboration

EASST and WHO Europe host regional dialogue to establish national and regional priorities in preparation of the 3rd Global Ministerial Conference on Road Safety in 2020 and renewed global road safety targets for 2030.

December 2, 2019

Children's Road Safety, Kyrgyzstan, News, Road Safety Enforcement, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building

Campaign leads to increases in seat belt wearing rates in Bishkek

Our summer campaign with PA Road Safety Kyrgyzstan and the EBRD sees 160% increase in seat belt wearing rates in the back seats of cars from baseline.

November 26, 2019

Armenia, News, Occupational Road Safety Management, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building

Lower speeds and safer fleets are coming to make Gyumri’s roads safer

Our latest visit to Armenia includes first of its kind fleet safety management training and a commitment to action to reduce speeds around schools.

November 22, 2019

News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building, Tajikistan

Young Generation of Tajikistan focus their 2019 World Day of Remembrance actions on reducing speed

Young people in Tajikistan call for drivers to check their speed as they remember those who have died on the roads this year.

November 22, 2019

Moldova, News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building

Moldova remembers road crash victims

This year, on the World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims, Moldova paid tribute to the lives that have been lost this year through planting trees of remembrance across the country and stepping up efforts to improve road safety.

November 22, 2019

Georgia, News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building

Designing streets for safer speeds

EASST’s Georgian partner Gela Kvashilava represents the region at a formative meeting of NACTO’s Designing streets for safer speeds guide that promises to have local, on-the-ground relevance for reducing speed and saving lives.

November 5, 2019

Armenia, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building

Road Safety TV channel launched in Armenia

Our EASST partners the National Road Safety Council NGO (NRSC) Armenia have launched an online TV channel focused on road safety and related news.

October 10, 2019

Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building, Then and Now, Ukraine

Then and Now: Safe Villages as a regional formula for safer roads

To celebrate our 10th anniversary year we’re looking at the impact of our partners’ work on promoting safer roads. Read the story from Ukraine.

September 4, 2019

Kazakhstan, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building

Transforming road safety in Uralsk

Our regional EASST team continue to build holistic road safety awareness in the Western Kazakhstan Region

August 19, 2019

Georgia, News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building, Sustainable Mobility

Building local knowledge for urban transport development

EASST’s Gela Kvashilava shares best practice and experiences from Georgia at UNECE sustainable urban transport workshop in Montengero.

July 10, 2019

Armenia, News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building, Sustainable Mobility

Improving pedestrian safety in the historic city of Gyumri, Armenia

With support from the EBRD Shareholder Special Fund, the National Road Safety Council of Armenia has been working with EASST experts to build capacity in road engineering and improve safety for non-motorised road users in the city.

July 9, 2019

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