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First UN Global Road Safety Week (23 - 29 April 2007)

ITC Resolution No. 257 concerning the First UN Global Road Safety Week

General Assembly Resolution on Improving Global Road Safety (A/RES/60/5)

Extract (paragraph 9)
9. Invites the United Nations regional commissions and the World Health Organization to organize jointly, within their resources as well as with voluntary financial assistance from concerned stakeholders from government, civil society and the private sector, the first United Nations Global Road Safety Week to serve as a platform for global and regional, but mainly national and local, activities to raise awareness about road safety issues and to stimulate and advance responses as appropriate for these settings, and to convene a second road safety stakeholders’ forum in Geneva as part of the Global Road Safety Week to continue work begun at the first forum held at United Nations Headquarters in 2004;