High level discussion on safety of vulnerable road users in the framework of Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020
11 May 2011, Ministry of Health

High level round table discussion (representatives of Ministry of Health, Ministry of Transport, Ministry of Education, Ministry of Interior, Ministry of Justice, Road safety Directorate, Latvian Association of Cyclists, State policy, Council of Municipalities, Emergency medical service, Medical Association of Latvia etc. ) asses and improve existing National road safety programme and develop plan for next steps in the framework of the Decade of Action for Road safety and press conference - Ministry of Health in collaboration with Road safety directorate and Latvian Association of Cyclists.

Contact: Jana Feldmane
Tel: +371 67876119

Informative campaign about children safety before school holidays
12-30 May 2011, Ministry of Health

Start with event at Children's Clinical University Hospital in the 25.of may. Activities - press conference with representing of results of surveys about children safety, event for children and parents about training how to use safety devices and about safety behavior on road. At the event take part health minister, The State Inspectorate for Protection of Children's Rights, Road Safety Directorate, Emergency Medical Service, Children's Clinical University Hospital and nongovernmental institutions. At the end of event safety devices (bicycle flags, reflective vests and backpack) will be shared.

Contact: Jana Feldmane
Tel: +37167876119