Resources

Publications

The role of the UN Regional Commissions in Transport and Road Safety Issues

Jan. 2004 FIA Foundation Interview with the United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan on Road Safety

Carnage rises on Third World roads – The Atlanta Journal – Constitution 12/26/2003

Backgrounders

The following Backgrounders have been prepared to illustrate how efforts across the world contribute to progress in road safety:

Rochelle Sobel: Association for Safe International Road Travel (ASIRT) – A Mother’s Story

The Coming Plague of Road Traffic Injuries: A Preventable Burden for Rich and Poor Countries

Bogota, Columbia: Road Safety Efforts

Costa Rica Makes Progress on Road Safety

Interview with Goff Jacobs, Specialist Advisor for the Transport Research Laboratory (TRL)

Sweden: A Road Safety Model with Global Potential

Vietnam and The World Bank: A Case Study

Links

Association for Safe International Road Travel (ASIRT)
www.asirt.org

Bone and Joint Decade
www.boneandjointdecade.org

UK Department for International Development’s (DFID)
www.transport-links.org

European Traffic Police Network (TISPOL)
www.tispol.org

FIA Foundation for the Automobile and Society
www.fiafoundation.com

Global Road Safety Partnership
www.grsproadsafety.org

Harvard’s Road Traffic Injuries And Health Equity Conference
www.hsph.harvard.edu/traffic/index.html

International Council on Alcohol, Drugs and Traffic Safety (ICADTS)
www.icadts.org

International Road Federation
www.irfnet.org

International Road Transport Union
www.iru.org

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
http://www.nhtsa.dot.gov/

South African Road Federation (SARF)
www.sarf.co.za/index.php

SweRoad
www.sweroad.se

The Task Force for Child Survival and Development
www.taskforce.org

Transport Research Laboratory
www.trl.co.uk

United Nations Development Programme
http://www.undp.org/

United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs
http://www.un.org/esa/desa.htm

UNECE
www.unece.org

UNICEF
http://www.unicef.org/ffl/12/8.htm

The World Bank
http://www.worldbank.org/transport/roads/safety.htm

World Health Organization
http://www.who.int/world-health-day/2004/en/