Commitment to Action

Reduce Road Traffic Fatalities and Injuries Globally

Commitment by

Asia Injury Prevention Foundation

In 2010, the Asia Injury Prevention Foundation (AIP), the lead NGO for the Global Helmet Vaccine Initiative, committed to reduce road traffic fatalities and serious injuries in Vietnam, Cambodia, Uganda, and Karnataka province in India over three years by promoting safer behavior among road users and increasing access to high-quality helmets. To achieve these goals, the AIP Foundation planned to build private-public partnerships, provide school-based and public awareness education, evaluate interventions, offer technical assistance and capacity building to governments, and work with governments to institute helmet use laws and standards.

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Commitment

Reduce Road Traffic Fatalities and Injuries Globally

Launched

2010

Est. Duration

5 Years

Estimated Total Value

$5,500,000

Region

Asia, Africa

Countries

CAMBODIA, UGANDA, Vietnam

Commitment by

Asia Injury Prevention Foundation

Partner(s) of the Commitment Maker(s)

Abbott, Inter-American Development Bank, Fia Foundation, Arrive Alive Uganda, TOTAL S.A., Asian Development Bank, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, ANZ Bank, CrossRoads