The Role of Safe & Sustainable Mobility in Eradicating Poverty & Improving Health

At this year's UN High-Level Political Forum, which is focusing on "Eradicating poverty and promoting prosperity in a changing world", G4 Member FIA Foundation, in partnership with the Missions of the Czech Republic, Brazil, Belize, Georgia, and Oman, as well as the G4 Alliance, hosted a side event entitled "The Role of Safe & Sustainable Mobility in Eradicating Poverty and Improving Health". 

This side event convened ambassadors and other country representatives as well as experts from the WHO, NGOs, and the Global Initiative for Child Health and Mobility including UNEP, UNICEFSave the ChildrenWorld Resources Institute and the Overseas Development Institute. Representatives discussed key issues, solutions, and steps to reduce the toll of road traffic injuries, air pollution, and to promote low-carbon transport. The G4 Alliance was proud to give a voice on the role of surgical and anaesthesia care as an essential strategy for reducing deaths and disability resulting from road traffic accidents.

Read more about Road Traffic Injuries, Sustainable Development Goals, and Safe Surgery Here!