Membership Criteria and Benefits

Criteria

Full Member

  • Three years as a registered NGO
  • Main mission and track record in road safety and victim support

Associate Member

  • NGO/NGO-type/working non-profit working in different field with an interest in the Alliance mission
  • Road safety NGO with less than three years registration

Friend of the Alliance

  • Academic, private sector, individuals with an interest in the Alliance mission
  • Affiliation has to be seen as an asset to the NGOs and the Alliance: What can you offer to the road safety and the NGOs community – in e.g. resources, partnerships, profile, and credibility.

Benefits

Full Member

  • Voting rights at the General Assembly
  • Opportunity to stand for board
  • Invitation to Global Meetings at reduced fee
  • Priority for training opportunities and issue of training certificate
  • Opportunity to apply for funding rounds
  • Member consultation on Alliance activities
  • Mentoring (by agreement)
  • Add commitments to the tracker
  • Use of member of logo
  • Member-specific communications and initiatives
  • Recognition in printed materials such as the annual report as well as the website

Associate Member

  • Observer at the General Assembly
  • Invitation to training opportunities, upon availability. Training certificate
  • Cannot use member of logo
  • Invitation to Global Meetings – normal fee
  • Receive newsletters and communications¬†
  • Recognition on our website but not in printed materials such as the annual report

Friend of the Alliance

  • Observer at the General Assembly
  • Invitation to training opportunities, upon availability. No training certificate
  • Cannot use member of logo
  • Invitation to Global Meetings – normal fee
  • Receive newsletters and communications

Responsibilities

Full Member

  • Respond to requests for information
  • Annual reporting on activities
  • Keep online profile up to date
  • Maintain an organizational focus on road safety
  • Work using an evidence-based approach 
  • Embrace continuous capacity building
  • Work in a manner that respects the reputation of the Alliance and other members
  • Utilize funding for its agreed purposes and return unused funding (e.g. funding provided as travel subsidies must be used for that purpose and returned if the grantee does not attend unless agreed with the Secretariat)

Associate Member

  • Maintain an organizational interest in road safety
  • Put safety before profit
  • Work in a manner that respects the reputation of the Alliance and other members

Friend of the Alliance

  • Promote the Alliance and NGOs role as part of road safety and victim solutions
  • Respond to requests for perspectives, inputs, views
  • Offer partnership, resources, be available as speakers at our events

Opportunities

Full Member

  • Certification
  • Capacity building

Associate Member

  • Apply for full membership
  • Growth

Friend of the Alliance

  • Recognition within the Alliance community as a leader and ambassador for road safety