National Workshop "Road safety"
27 April 2007 — EKAB (National Center for Emergency Health Care) - Central Office, Holargos, Greece

Workshop "Road Traffic Injuries" coordinated from WHO-Europe National Focal Person (Violence and Injury Prevention) under the auspices of Greek Ministry of Health and Social Solidarity with support of EKAB (National Center for Emergency Health Care) as part of national response to 1st UN Global Road safety Week will be held in Athens (27.4.2007). The event is organized in the framework of 2-day National Workshop "Injuries and Violence" (27.-28.4.2007), includes intersectoral collaboration with other ministries and participation of relevant stakeholders.

Contact: Dimitirios Efthymiadis, M.D., Ministry of Health and Social Solidarity of Greece
Telephone: +30 2105235929, +30 6978481370, +30 6973331070, Fax: +30 2105236023, +30 2108650401
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Postage stamp
24 April 2007 — Athens, Greece

A postage stamp on the road safety topic will be circulated

Contact: Kosmidou Konstantina, Ministry of Transport and Communications
Telephone: +30 2106508514, Fax: +30 2106508485

Road Safety
23 April 2007 — Athens, Greece, Greece

The opening event will be on Monday the 23rd of April 2007 at the central square of Athens (Constitution Square), where the central metro station is. Inside the metro station (where an exhibition hall exists), key-note speakers will address the beginning of the road safety week. Outside, at the Constitution Square, the public will have the opportunity to test drive simulators, get information about driving, etc.

Contact: Stelios Efstathiadis, Road Safety Institute
Telephone: +30 2109577077