2nd UN Decade of Action for Road Safety- 2021-2030

The  United Nations General Assembly just proclaimed 2021-2030 as the 2nd Decade of Action for Road Safety- preventing 50% of road traffic deaths & injuries.

Especially, the draft resolution encourages Member States to make efforts to ensure the safety and protection of all road users through safer road infrastructure by taking into account the needs of motorized and non-motorized transport, and other vulnerable road users, especially on the highest-risk roads with high rates of crashes, through a combination of proper planning and safety assessment, including through identification of crash – prone areas, design, building and maintenance of roads, signal systems and other infrastructure, taking into consideration the geography of the country;

Please see link to the Draft Resolution