Global Meetings

Seventh Global Meeting

The Seventh Global Meeting was held 21–25 March 2022 in Budapest,Hungary. It was a hybrid event with the majority of participants attending online.

The Global Meeting aimed at facilitating strong action and mobilized NGOs to call Heads of State participating at the UN High Level Meeting in July 2022 to allocate adequate investment to implement people centered evidence-based action to save lives. Highlights from the Global Meeting included incubator trainings, regional workshops, reading of the regional calls to action, hand over of the Global Call to Action to Jean Todt, the announcement of the new partnership with Michelin with the Alliance. The Global Meeting culminated in the General assembly. Read more here.

Sixth Global Meeting

The Sixth Global Meeting was held 9–13 April 2019 and was attended by 270 participants including 

NGOs and road safety stakeholders from 76 countries around the world. 

Highlights included workshops, training, the poster exhibition opened by Jean Todt, the High-Level Symposium, the presentation of the FedEx Road Safety Award, UN Global Road Safety Week event, photo exhibition and the preparations for UN Global Road Safety Week and the Third Ministerial Conference on Road Safety in Sweden 2020. The Global Meeting culminated in the General Assembly. Read on to find out more

Fifth Global Meeting

The Fifth Global Meeting of Nongovernmental Organizations Advocating for Road Safety and Road Victims was held 3 – 6 April 2017 at the Sama-Sama Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

The Global Meeting aimed at to facilitating members’ continued involvement in reaching the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and preparation for key road safety key events in 2017. It was 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, FedEx and Prudence Foundation Learn more here.

Fourth Global Meeting

MARRAKECH, MOROCCO – March 16, 2015 – On March 13 and 14 more than 170 delegates from over 52 countries representing 100 non-governmental organizations (NGOs) gathered in Marrakech, Morocco at the Zalagh Kashbar Hotel & Spa in Marrakech, Morocco for the 4th Global Meeting of Nongovernmental Organizations Advocating for Road Safety and Road Victims.

The Global Meeting is organized by the Global Alliance of NGOs for Road Safety and takes place every two years, with previous editions being held in Brussels, Belgium; Washington, DC, USA; and Antalya, Turkey. This year’s meeting was hosted by the Moroccan National Committee for Prevention of Road Accidents and was sponsored by FedEx, the Road Safety Fund, the World Bank’s Global Road Safety Facility, and Allianz. Learn more here.