7-8 March 2023

Road safety data and policies

  • Radisson Blu Hotel, Beirut
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ESCWA and the Islamic Development Bank are organizing a regional workshop on Road Safety Data and Policies in selected Arab countries. The workshop is held within the United Nations Road Safety Fund project  on "Strengthening evidence-based interventions for road safety in the Arab region", and follows up on the twenty-third session of the ESCWA Committee on Transport and Logistics.

The main objectives of the workshop are to:

  • Present and discuss the findings of the ESCWA surveys on road safety management and data systems.
  • Address gaps in collecting, processing, and analysing police records on road traffic fatalities and injuries.
  • Present and discuss the outputs of the meeting held by ESCWA on Road safety data and policies in Lebanon, Qatar and Tunisia.
  • Agree on the elements of the optimal unified template for road crash data recording that are suggested for developing the Arab Integrated Road Safety Observatory.
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