UN ROAD SAFETY INITIATIVES
UN road safety initiatives offer us a great opportunity
FROM THE UN DOCUMENT ON ROAD SAFETY - CLICK THE LINK BELOW TO ACCESS IT.
The Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011–2020, officially proclaimed by the UN General Assembly in March 2010, seeks to save millions of lives by building road safety management capacity; improving the safety of road infrastructure; further developing the safety of vehicles; enhancing the behaviour of road users; and improving post-crash response. Guided by the Global Plan, the Decade of Action offers a framework for policy, practice and advocacy to help countries achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.