January saw the release of the midway status report for the Road Safety in Ten Countries (RS10) programme. The report relays some outstanding results of the Bloomberg Philanthropies funded programme. Some highlights include:
– 1.6 billion people are now covered by new or strengthened road safety laws.
– 13,300 police and public health officials have been trained on road safety interventions.
– $440 million has been committed by governments to make road improvements.
Read the full report at www.grsproadsafety.org/what-we-do/road-safety-10-countries