We were pleased to join the Road Safety Actors Meeting in Brazil (9-10 June 2022) – a pre-meeting on national efforts ahead of the UN High-Level Meeting for Road Safety in New York last week.

Star Rating for Schools Programme Coordinator Rafaela Machado presented on Friday 10 June in the “Road Infrastructure and Land Use Planning” Panel Session. The session also included:

  • Moderator: Paula Manoela dos Santos, Active mobility Manager, WRI Brazil
  • José Rafael Neto, Development Bank of Latin America
  • Paulo Roberto Guimarães Jr., Secretary of Urban Mobility, City of S.J. dos Campos

Watch this session below.

The Road Safety Actors Meeting, promoted by the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) office in Brazil and partners at PAHO headquarters in Brasília-DF, helped promote a discussion on the challenges and potential for road safety in Brazil in the Decade of Action for Road Safety 2021-2030.

Sessions were broadcast on PAHO TV at http://www.youtube.com/PAHOTV and are available to watch in Portuguese, English and with interpreters in Brazilian Sign Language – Libras.