Events

Hizaamak, Amaanak, Buckle up for Life road safety film launch
Muscat, Oman
October 13, 2012

Sustainability’s new seatbelt campaign film ‘, Amaanak, Buckle up for Life’ produced in partnership with Sohar Aluminium llc, was launched at an event featuring presentations by keynote speakers from the Royal Oman Police, World Health Organisation, the Oman Ministry of Health and Sultan Qaboos University. Chief guest, the Honourable Sheikh Khalfan bin Mohammed Al-Esry, Member of the Majlis Addawla and a prominent Islamic scholar called for reform of the Traffic Laws and the WHO Representative in Oman endorsed the importance of the Hizaamak, Amaanak, Buckle up for Life  campaign to address the key risk factor of low seatbelt-wearing rates in Oman. The event organised by Sustainability and facilitated by honorary chairman, Dr Mohammed Redha Bhacker, was attended by government officials, major corporates, schools, universities and media representatives.

First Global Ministerial Meeting on Road Safety
Moscow, Russia
November 19-20, 2009

Sustainability project coordinator, Kemi Animashaun, attended the First Global Ministerial Conference on Road Safety in Moscow hosted by President Dmitry Medvedev along with 1500 participants including ministers; representatives of UN agencies, civil society organizations and private companies from around the world. Participants called for action to address the large and growing global impact of road traffic crashes and issued the Moscow Declaration urging the UN General Assembly to declare a Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020

Global Meeting of NGOs Advocating for Road Safety
Brussels, Belgium
May 7-8, 2009

Sustainability director, Bernadette Bhacker delivered a workshop presentation: “Making it memorable, communicating the message through media” and was a contributing editor of the NGOs’ Brussels Declaration issued by the Meeting

In the Press

Protection of Children in Cars – 6th International Conference
Munich, Germany
December 4-5, 2008

Sustainability director, Bernadette Bhacker delivered a workshop presentation to the main conference on the Salim and Salimah (link to about Salim and Salimah) campaign entitled ‘Pioneer Child Passenger Safety program in the Arab world, Oman multimedia initiative’. This prestigious annual conference assembles experts in CRS development and testing, biomechanics, child accident research, as well as analysis of international child safety campaigns, consumer information and CRS safety rating from around the world.

United Nations Road Safety Collaboration, 7th Meeting
Geneva, Switzerland
October 16-17, 2007

United Nations Road Safety Collaboration, 6th Meeting
Muscat, Oman
February 27-28, 2007

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