Give a Vietnamese child a helmet; save a life


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Note: These stories talk about the same issues that this project addresses, but are not necessarily about this specific project.

Road Safety

By a female, 22-30 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of ROAD SAFETY Road safety is the measure take to avoid and protect the road. there are many categories of road users These include motorist, cyclist and pedestrians. All road users must exercise care and caution whenever they using the road. the proper and careful use of the road by all road users to ensure safety is is what is reffered to road safety. Road safety involves the various Instructions as a road sign. Road signs are the various Instructions, signs and symbols that regulate the safe use of roads Roads instructions are presented to avoid users in prictorial form and mounted by the roadside. they may also be painted by parliament. the major road side we have is stop that means one stop until you have made sure that is safe to proceed. Andthe one is no entry. that means one should not enter the road where it is found net that the government of kenya mutulla Kilonzo for making rules on road safety. Read more.
Related to project keywords: road safety, users, signs, safety, road

Road Safety.

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Kakamega, Kenya
Map of ROAD SAFETY. The Ministry of Roads & Public Works held a week long Road safety awareness programe at Muliro Gardens in Kakamega . Boda - Boda cyclists /operators and other motorists were taught the high-way code and Road signs. This has promoted safety on the roads hence reducing number of road accidents. This has made the number of people around to observe safety rules and measures for the better of their future. Read more.
Related to project keywords: road safety, signs, safety, road, roads


By a female, 46-60 years old , in Thikard, Kenya
Map of FLYOVER Before the construction of the kenyatta university fly over many students lost their lives on the well known busy road thika road.In the month the road could claim five lives of the university students and this could sparkle another row between the students and the motor vehicle users of row between the students and the motor vehicles users of the road.Not only did the students loose their lives the road but it also took time before crossing the roads and because of this some students could get to class late. After a long period of consultation and trying to find a solution for this the government constructed a fly over near the university gate.this was very good idea that was welcomed by everyone.From that very time students lives were safe and the fly over just made things easier for them and above all it made the place so beautiful and amazing. Read more.
Related to project keywords: users, crossing, road, students, roads
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Project Leader

Naomi Fujiki

Development Coordinator
Ho Chi Minh City, N/A Vietnam

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