Make Child Helmets the Norm in Vietnam

 
$270
$14,730
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Reduce Of Road Accidents

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of REDUCE OF ROAD ACCIDENTS Introduction of seat belts and speed governors in the public vehicle s in the private sector is a great deal in reducing the problem of road accidents in the country due to most of the drivers were not observing the traffic rules.A lot of lives were being claimed in the high roads making people to four boadering the public vehicles. The government together with the traffic police have done a lot to reduce road accidents. Read more.
Related to project keywords: private sector, roads, making, public, reducing

Family Planning Programme

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of FAMILY PLANNING PROGRAMME For sure the governement of Kenya is trying to educate parents to engauge themselves in family planning programme through media Newspapers and even public rallies.But the shocking news is that growth rate in Kenya is 20% more than the death rate. Someone may see this as a very simple matter but it is a hectic matter both to Kenya and the Nation. Birth rates should be introduced immidetly to avoid future problems. Read more.
Related to project keywords: rates, parents, educate, public, media

Fuel Substituted

By a male, 31-45 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of FUEL SUBSTITUTED Since fuel was substituted by the government it has been a hectic time for transportation. The lost of transport passangers hard time. The government tried to do that to cater for the scarce resource of crude oil and the high cost of its mining. It has brought in a negative change to most of remote areas with unworthy roads, to the matatu owners it has acted like a reason to double their fare prices. Though the government claimed that it would only work for three months, its too long and they should look into ways and means of taking it back to where it was. Read more.
Related to project keywords: negative, work, roads, lost, months

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Organization

Project Leader

Aaron Abelson

Ho Chi Minh City, N/A Vietnam

Where is this project located?

Map of Make Child Helmets the Norm in Vietnam