Our vision of saving lives by reducing road traffic crashes to zero

‘We don’t accept that people get killed or injured by UNHCR vehicles. Not our staff, people of concern or other road users. That’s why we have Vision Zero’

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Our vision of saving lives by reducing road traffic crashes to zero

‘We don’t accept that people get killed or injured by UNHCR vehicles. Not our staff, people of concern or other road users. That’s why we have Vision Zero’

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Commit to Vision Zero!

Commit to Vision Zero! Join us to achieve zero road crash fatalities and injuries by signing the pledge.

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Event in a Box

A series of activities that you can undertake to inform, inspire and engage your colleagues, your family and partners in Vision Zero.

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Safe Road Use Workshop Programme

‘Great way of raising awareness and remind us of our responsibilities and obligations’

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Commit to Vision Zero! Join us to achieve zero road crash fatalities and injuries by signing the pledge.

Fifth UN Global Road Safety Week 2019
6-12 May 2019

 

What is Vision Zero?

In February 2019 the United Nations launched the first-ever UN-wide Road Safety Strategy. The strategy is unique because it’s the first time the UN has orchestrated a coordinated approach to road safety. Secretary-General (and former High Commissioner) António Guterres endorsed the strategy last year. In this 3 minute movie UN leaders, including High Commissioner Filippo Grandi, share their thoughts why road safety is important.

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