Safe Roads

UN Day in Kutaisi

On October 22, an environmental event was held as part of the United Nations Week in Kutaisi. The event was organized by the Georgia Alliance for Safe Roads and Education Development and Employment Center with the support of the United Nations. Sabine Machl, UN Resident Coordinator in Georgia, Zviad Shalamberidze, State Representative to Imereti Region …

Georgia celebrated the World Car Free Day

Georgian Alliance for Safe Roads with support of the Representation of United Nations Organization in Georgia  celebrated the World Car Free Day and organized the Bicycle Marathon. CYCLING RACE, which was held with the aim to celebrate ‘World Car Free Day’in the scope of the European Mobility Week and the ‘Campaign for Clean Air’ Cycling …

“Adjust or Turn Off” – Air Quality Research Results

Within the framework of a social campaign named – “Adjust or Turn Off”, “Georgia Alliance for Safe Roads”, the non-governmental organization, held a presentation on air quality analysis results in Tbilisi. The research showed that in 2019 the air quality in Tbilisi has deteriorated in comparison with 2018 (January-March). Also, according to that, the National …

Evaluation of the Vehicle Periodic Technical Inspection (PTI) Reform

On May 28, “Georgia Alliance for Safe Roads” and the “Advancing CSO Capacities and Engaging Society for Sustainability (East-West Management Institute, ACCESS) Project” with the support of the “United States Agency for International Development (USAID)” held a presentation of study results on the monitoring of the process of mandatory Vehicle Periodic Technical Inspection (PTI) Reform …

Vehicle Emissions Control on Roads

On May 11, within the scope of 5th UN Global Road Safety Week, organization “Georgia Alliance for Safe Roads” in cooperation with Georgian Vehicle Inspection Bodies Association and with the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Georgia, carried out control over vehicle emissions on roads. On Tamarashvili Street, at the territory of Gulf petrol station, the …

#SpeakUP – Conference in Kutaisi

On May 10, within the scope of 5th UN Global Road Safety Week, Education Development and Employment Center (EDEC) in cooperation with “Georgia Alliance for Safe Roads” and Kutaisi City Hall held a conference in Kutaisi City Hall. The conference was held within the framework of 5th UN Global Road Safety Week and its main …

UN Global Road Safety Week – Meeting with Students

On 6-12 May, 5th UN Global Road Safety Week is held in more than 100 countries and its main message is “Save Lives – #SpeakUP” and the main theme – „Leadership for Road Safety” that aims to reduce road traffic deaths with leadership of decision-making authorities as well and activity of society. https://www.unroadsafetyweek.org/en/home Insurance Company …

UN Global Road Safety Week Opening

On 6 May 2019, with initiation of National Center for Disease Control and Public Health of Ministry of Internally Displaced Persons from the Occupied Territories, Labour, Health and Social Affairs of Georgia, with the support of World Health Organization and in cooperation with NGO “Georgia Alliance for Safe Roads”, opening ceremony of 5th UN Global …

5 Myths about the New Georgian Car Inspections

You may have noticed a considerable fuss among drivers since the beginning of 2019. The Periodic Technical Inspection (PTI) now applies to all vehicles in the country. In a country where 90% of the cars are more than 10 years old, many of which have removed the catalytic converters, concerns are to be expected. In …

Voluntary Groups Will Test the Residential Buildings for Lead

Voluntary groups of citizens and NGOs begin to test around 20 families for lead in Tbilisi. As per explanation of organization the “Alliance for Safe Roads” chair, Eka Laliashvili to Inter Press News, based on analyses, high concentration of lead was found in all this 20 families. However, she mentioned that the cause is unknown …