United Arab Emirates



International cooperation about road safety
28 April 2007 — Al Arabiya Television-Dubai Media City, United Arab Emirates

YASA International and the Scientific Research Foundation (SRF) will present a new updated study about the promotion of the international cooperation about road safety that was prepared by 25 road safety experts from many Arab countries. The task force started its preparation in 2003, and presented its first report on the World Health Day in April 2004. This report will also be presented in many languages to concerned international and national organizations. It will manily help individuals and Civil Society efforts to lobby for more sustainable efforts to road safety promotion in middle and low-income countries.

Contact: Ziad Akl, YASA International
Telephone: +971 507022570, Fax: +971 5065550281
E-mail: ziad@yasa.org
Web site: http://www.yasa.org

Launching RTA-YASA co-operation for road safety in Dubai
27 April 2007 — Headquarter of Road & Transports Authority -Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Based on the agreement of co-operation between Road & Transports Authority -Dubai and YASA international, the two institutions will organize a major road safety event in Dubai to declare their co-operation for the next three years in order to decrease road traffic injuries in the province of Dubai.

Contact: Saleh Jaafar, YASA International
Telephone: +971 5070225 70, Fax: +971 506550281
E-mail: saleh.jafar@yasa.org
Web site: http://www.yasa.org