Save the Date: Fifth Global Meeting - Global Alliance of Road Safety NGOs

Save the Date:  Fifth Global Meeting - Global Alliance of Road Safety NGOs


Fifth Global Meeting of Nongovernmental Organizations Advocating for Road Safety and Road Victim
5 and 6 April 2017 at the Sama-Sama Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


The Alliance will bring together global members, dignitaries and distinguished guests from the field of road safety and public health. We will inspire you through panel discussions and presentations on topics of interest, and provide ample opportunities for networking and learning from NGOs around the world. 

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The main aims are to facilitate members’ continued involvement in reaching the Sustainable Development Goals and to prepare for important road safety key events, such as the Fourth UN Road Safety Week in May 2017. Pre-meetings leading up to the Meeting will offer specific member-requested trainings, workshops and sharing of best practices.

The Global Meeting will feature:

  • Keynote addresses from road safety leaders;
  • Pointed discussions on topics of concern for all stakeholders;
  • Training to grow capacity of members and stakeholders;
  • Focus on building important partnerships between NGOs, bi-and multilateral organizations and private sector;
  • Awards for outstanding Alliance Members who are building momentum in their countries.


The Fifth Global Meeting is hosted by the Global Alliance of NGOs for Road Safety and the Malaysian Ministry of Transport and co-sponsored by the World Health Organization, the UN Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for Road Safety, Global Road Safety Facility, World Bank and FedEx and more.


Date, venue and agenda


The Fifth Global Meeting of Nongovernmental Organizations Advocating for Road Safety and Road Victims will be held on 5-6 April 2017 and pre-meetings will be held on 3-4 April 2017. It will be held in Kuala Lumpur at the Sama-Sama Hotel, Jalan CTA 4B 64000 KLIA, Sepang, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia. 

 
The provisional agenda for the Global Meeting is available here:

Download Provisional Global Meeting Agenda


Please add suggestions for topics you would like see covered in the pre-meetings and trainings HERE.

Registration for the Meeting is now open. Please register HERE.

The Alliance has a limited number of grants available for Alliance Members only. Information has been sent directly to all Members. Find information about the grants and a link to the application here in English, Spanish and French.

For information on sponsorship opportunities, please contact Lotte Brondum, Executive Director, at lotte@roadsafetyngos.org. For any other information about the upcoming Global Meeting, please send your questions to globalmeeting2017@roadsafetyngos.org.


Global Meeting Supporters


Major supporters of the Fifth Global Meeting include FedEx.