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Belgium - Antwerpen - Event by Rondpunt, WDR 2016

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The World Day offers the opportunity to demonstrate the enormous

scale and impact of road death and injury and the urgent need for action

Haiti - Handicap International - World Day 2015

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Basketball Team supporting the WDR work of AIFVS by observing a minute of silence before a
game between Umana Reyer Vs Acea Roma at Pala Taliercio of Mestre Venezia, WDR 2016.

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Pakistan, Karachi, Outdoor World Day Event, 2014

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Greece, Service in Rhodes, WDR 2009

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Laos, Vientiane, Vigil, World Day 2014

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In 2015 we celebrated the 10th anniversary of UN's adoption of the World Day

(26 October 2005)

Vietnam - 15,000 people attended the Requiem ceremony in Ninh Binh City, 2013

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Brazil, Para, Dept. of Transit, WDR 2017

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Nepal, Palpa, Walk Foundation, World Day 2017

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India, Forum for Prevention of Road Accidents, Cuttack, WDR 2017

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Africa, Senegal, Laser International, WDR 2017

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Thailand, large assembly, WDR 2016

What we do?

The World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims (WDR) is commemorated on the third Sunday of November each year...
This day, initiated by road victims in 1993 and adopted by the UN on 26th October 2005, is dedicated to remembering the many millions killed and injured in road crashes, their families and communities more…

Theme for 2017

From Global Remembrance to Global Action across the Decade

2020 Target: reduce road fatalities AND serious injuries by 50%*

*Sustainable Development Goal 3.6: Reduce fatalities & serious injuries by 50% by 2020
*based on Global Plan

Key Road Crash Factors
Impaired Driving (alcohol/drugs/fatigue)
Deficient Road Infrastructure
Non Use of Seat Belts
Non Use of Child Restraints
Failing to Wear Motorcycle Helmets
Cell-Phone Use/Texting
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