EASST News - Sustainable Mobility

News, Road Safety Governance and Capacity Building, Sustainable Mobility

EBRD launches “first of its kind” e-learning course for road safety engineering

EBRD has developed a “first of its kind” online road safety engineering e-learning course for road engineers, planners and designers to give them a robust introduction to the fundamental principles of good road safety engineering and auditing based on a Safe System Approach.

November 5, 2020

Children's Road Safety, Kazakhstan, News, Sustainable Mobility

Empowering young people in East Kazakhstan to demand safer routes to school

Our newest EASST partner, Urban Forum Kazakhstan, have been working with young people in the East Kazakhstan city of Ust-Kamenogorsk (Oskemen) to create safer routes to school.

August 26, 2020

Georgia, News, Sustainable Mobility

Tbilisi unveils its first shared and pedestrian-friendly avenue

Safe and accessible spaces for pedestrians and cyclists are now the priority in Tbilisi.

August 19, 2020

Disability, Mobility and Road Risk, Moldova, News, Sustainable Mobility

Vulnerable road users prioritised as Chisinau’s Dacia Street is transformed

Safety and accessibility improvements set to transform one of Chisinau’s most dangerous roads.

August 7, 2020

Georgia, Greece, News, Sustainable Mobility

Sustainable Tourism, Road Safety and Post-COVID development

Our latest blog discusses the need to build back better when it comes to sustainable tourism and how this links to road safety, active mobility and clean transport.

July 10, 2020

COVID 19 in Georgia

Georgia, News, Sustainable Mobility

The effects of COVID 19 on Georgia’s public transport system

EASST partner Gela Kvashilava explores the effects of COVID 19 on the public transport system in Georgia, now and in the future.

May 5, 2020

two road safety girls

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

Building an evidence base for gender-sensitive transport planning in rural Tajikistan through stakeholder engagement

In honour of International Women’s Day 2020, we’re delighted to announce a new assignment to examine transport needs and road risk in rural Tajik villages from a gender perspective and the role women can play in transport and road safety leadership at a local level.

March 6, 2020

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

Greece, News, Sustainable Mobility

Calling for a commitment to enhance safe and sustainable tourism with a focus on road safety

EASST and Make Roads Safe Hellas put spotlight on road safety and responsible travel & tourism at Global Meeting of NGOs for Road Safety.

April 10, 2019

Georgia, News, Sustainable Mobility, Then and Now

Then and Now: promoting alternative transport choices for safer and healthier streets in Georgia

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

March 31, 2019

Safer City Streets

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

ITF-POLIS Safer City Streets Network for liveable cities

Gela Kvashilava of the Partnership for Road Safety in Georgia and EASST Director Emma MacLennan were among the speakers at the Safer City Street Network’s 4th meeting in London and Manchester, organised by the ITF and POLIS.

December 14, 2018

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