South East European Cooperation-EIRA

  • The European Institute of Road Assessment (EIRA) is a not-for-profit entity established under Slovenian law as a zavod by board members of the European Road Assessment Programme (EuroRAP), an international not-for-profit membership organisation registered in Belgium in 2002.
  • EIRA’s purpose is to promote assessment of the inbuilt safety attributes of roads in south-east Europe and the Balkans using EuroRAP protocols, which promote safer road infrastructure and are embedded in national road safety strategies across Europe.
  • EuroRAP staff have supported national road assessment projects and several large transnational projects with the European Commission including the European Road Safety Atlas and the 14-country €1.4m SENSoR programme covering 19.000km of roads in south-east Europe
  • EIRA leads €2.1m Road Assessment in Danube Area (RADAR) project in the Danube area with 10 Project Partners, 12 Associated Strategic Partners, implemented in 13 countries.
  • EIRA draws on the support, skills and knowledge of EuroRAP’s 56 public authority and not-for-profit members.