Joint activities on the occasion of the Global Road Safety Week
23 April 2007 — nation wide Romania, Netherlands

A High Level Road Safety Summit with Government Representatives, Members of Parliament, International organizations, High Level Decision Makers and Press on Monday April 23 in the Parliament in Bucharest to launch the Global Road Safety Week. A Road Safety Campaign focussing at young road users that will be launched at the end of the Summit on Monday April 23, and will last until end of June. This campaign consists of a TV and radio clip, broadcasting of campaign items, brochures explaning the problem and countermeasures, intensified enforcement by the police, local activities where young road users can be met and an evaluation, before and after based on polls, interviews and observations. The campaign is aimed at different target groups. A Young Road Users Forum that will be held in Bucharest later, but a Romanian representative is invited by the WHO to take part on April 23-24 in the World Youth Assembly for Road Safety.

Contact: Peter M.W. Elsenaar, GRSP - Global Road Safety Partnership
Telephone: +31 134690666, Fax: +3113 4690202

Safety Belt, Third National Campagne
15 April 2007 — Bucharest and principal towns in Romania

Like every year we conduct a study on the evolution of the (use of the) seat belt, together with IMAS. We also organize a press conference about this subject and compare our results to our results of the last 3 years and to other European results. Banners and other materials about this subject will be printed and distributed.

Contact: Virgil Mihailovici, The Association for Promoting Auto Safety
Telephone: +40 16 36 39 46, Fax: +40 21 313 97 07