Youth and Road Safety Action Kit

  • Published: Youth for Road Safety (YOURS), 2012
  • Authors: Youth for Road Safety (YOURS)
  • Date Added: 15 Mar 2013
  • Last Update: 15 Mar 2013
  • Format: pdf

Objectives:

To introduce young individuals and organisations to road safety, particularly youth issues, and providing the knowledge needed to implement road safety projects.

Methodology:

Collation of facts, best practice, and case studies from around the globe to provide a practical resource for use by young individuals and organisations active in road safety.

Key Findings:

  • Three- part resource which sets out the Global position with regard road safety among under 25 year olds, provides practical guidance on the planning and implementation of road safety programmes, and briefings on fundraising, developing partnerships and community participation.

  • Designed as a simple guide for increasing youth involvement in road safety.

  • Provides summary information and useful links.

  • Stresses that to improve road safety, all need to contribute to making programmes practical, sustainable, and adapted to local needs and cultural and social contexts.

  • Emphasis on how young people can be involved in making change at all levels. Building strong partnerships with key organisations, remaining focused on your goal, and maintaining good communication with stakeholders are essential.

Themes:

Young People, Involvement, Partnership, Action

Comments:

Practical action kit for implementation of programmes with emphasis on involving teenagers in the decision making process.

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