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Safe Crossings is looking for volunteers

We are looking for volunteers who would like to help us to further build Safe Crossings and make a difference for people in developing countries. Do you have expertise in finance, marketing and/or fundraising and would you like to spend a couple of hours per month to help,...

The Economist on the importance to invest in road safety

The Economist recently published two articles on the increasing burden of road crashes and the importance to invest in road safety in developing countries. Road deaths: driving to an early grave Road safety: Reinventing the wheel  
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The World Bank supports research Safe Crossings and CIPRB

Our road safety projects are focused on making impact. To measure this we have set up a monitoring and evaluation program, which is based on existing, proven methodologies. The Road Traffic Injury Research Network (RTIRN) has acknowlegdes the quality of our research by...
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Safe Crossings and Holcim work together on road safety in Bangladesh

Holcim Bangladesh has become the first company in Bangladesh to join the road safety coalition of Safe Crossings. Next to financial support for the N2 program, Holcim and Safe Crossings will set up a project in Comilla to improve the visibility of rickshaw drivers...
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RBS staff raises money for Safe Crossings

To support the work of Safe Crossings, staff of RBS London organised a fundraising event to collect money and raise awareness about the urgency to improve road safety in developing countries. Thanks to this support we can provide rickshaw drivers with...
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Fred Wegman and Peter Blom join Board of Advisors

We are very pleased that Fred Wegman and Peter Blom have joined the Board of Advisors of Safe Crossings. Prof. ir. Fred Wegman is professor of Traffic Safety at the Delft University of Technology and former Managing Director of the...
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Partner organisation CIPRB receives training from Dutch research expert

As part of our co-operation with Road Safety for All, dr. ir. Richard van der Horst has given a week-long training in Bangladesh. He trained road safety professionals from both our implementation partner CIPRB and other stakeholders such as the...
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CIPRB becomes implementation partner in Bangladesh

Safe Crossings has selected the Centre of Injury Prevention and Research Bangladesh (CIPRB) as implementation partnet for its road safety project in Bangladesh. CIPRB combines experience in implementing  community programs with strong research capabilities. As advisory committee, chaired by professor...
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Safe Crossings and Road Safety for All start partnership on road safety research

Road Safety for All and Safe Crossings have agreed an cooperation whereby Road Safety for All will act as a scientific advisor to Safe Crossings on its Bangladesh road safety project. All partners of Road Safety for All have extensive experience in research, consultancy...
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Grontmij and Safe Crossings cooperate to create a sustainable road safety solution in Bangladesh

Grontmij, the third largest engineering consultancy firm in Europe, is assisting Safe Crossings to design a sustainable road safety solution that can be used in Bangladesh to save the lives of many people, particularly children and poor people. The cooperation...