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UN launches #SaveKidsLives campaign to boost road safety for children

2018-04-22T12:10:08-04:0005 May 2015|Goal 11: Sustainable Cities, Goal 3: Good Health, Goal 9: industry, Innovation and Infrastructure, News|

Each day some 500 children die from road traffic crashes, thousands more are injured and the situation is only getting worse, the United Nations warned today as it launched #SaveKidsLives, a global campaign to generate action to make streets safe for children.

Save lives, support development, and ‘steer our world to safer roads ahead’: Guterres 

2022-06-30T13:48:05-04:0030 Jun 2022|News|

Road traffic accidents claim nearly 1.3 million lives each year, cost some countries up to three per cent of their annual GDP, and are the biggest killer of five to 29-year olds globally, the UN General Assembly President told a High-level Meeting on Improving Global Road Safety on Thursday.

Save lives, support development, and ‘steer our world to safer roads ahead’: Guterres 

2022-06-30T13:48:05-04:0030 Jun 2022|News|

Road traffic accidents claim nearly 1.3 million lives each year, cost some countries up to three per cent of their annual GDP, and are the biggest killer of five to 29-year olds globally, the UN General Assembly President told a High-level Meeting on Improving Global Road Safety on Thursday.

On International Walk to School Day, UN envoy urges action to make roads safe for children

2018-04-22T12:04:02-04:0008 Oct 2015|Goal 4: Quality Education, News|

Marking International Walk to School Day, Jean Todt, the United Nations Special Envoy for Road Safety, has is calling for urgent action to halt road deaths and traffic accidents, which, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), kill some 500 children a day.

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