EASST News

Catch up with all the latest news from across our EASST network and find out how we’re saving lives on the road.

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

EASST Annual Report 2023

This year we have continued our core work which includes supporting our local NGO partners in advancing 30km/h school speed zones while advocating for and promoting child-friendly street design. Find our more in our 2023 Annual Report.

December 28, 2023

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

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

Children's Road Safety, Mongolia, News

Global Shapers Ulaanbaatar Hub engage local communities in calling for safer school streets

Global Shapers Ulaanbaatar Hub address school zone safety for over 8000 kids in the Bayanzurkh District.

November 23, 2023

Children's Road Safety, Kyrgyzstan, News

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

Active Travel and Healthy Streets, Azerbaijan, Children's Road Safety, News

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

Children's Road Safety, Moldova, News

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

News, Ukraine

My journey behind the FIRE AID convoys for Ukraine

EASST partner and Founder of Impact NGO Ukraine, Oksana Romanukha, shares her experience of supporting five mega-convoys of fire and rescue aid to Ukraine.

July 25, 2023

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