IFRTD nominated as a member of the Advisory Committee for the Planning of the 4th African Road Safety Congress.
IFRTD has been invited to be a member of the advisory committee that is helping to organise the 4th African Road Safety Congress. The congress is scheduled to take place in Accra Ghana, 5-7th February 2007.
The Congress aims to advance the Road Safety agenda in Africa, ahead of the First UN Road Safety Week, planned for April 2007
The Economic Commission for Africa [ECA] and the World Health Organization [WHO], are coordinating the preparations for the Congress.
The first meeting of the committee was held on 21st of September 2006 at the ECA headquarters in Addis Ababa. IFRTD was represented by Peter Njenga, the coordinator for Eastern and Southern Africa. IFRTD is expected to ensure rural transport safety issues are given visibility during and after the congress.
For more information about this event please go to http://www.who.int/roadsafety/events/4arsc/en/
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