The updated Regional Road Safety Goals and Targets for Asia and the Pacific 2016-2020

The updated Regional Road Safety Goals and Targets for Asia and the Pacific 2016-2020 serves as an important guideline for policy formulation and implementation as well as assessment tools to determine progress in improving road safety at the national and regional levels in this critical period. It contains the overall objective of a 50 per cent reduction in fatalities and serious injuries on the roads of Asia and the Pacific over the period 2011 to 2020 . The updated Regional Road Safety Goals and Targets for Asia and the Pacific 2016-2020 was adopted by Transport Ministers at the Ministerial Conference on Transport held in December 2016 in Moscow., based on the comparison among the recommended actions in the Brasilia Declaration, the Global Plan for the Decade of Action for Road Safety and the previous Regional Road Safety Goals, Targets and Indicators – and in line with target 3.6 of the Sustainable Development Goal.

Download Regional Road Safety Goals, Targets and Indicators for Asia and the Pacific 2016-2020: http://www.unescap.org/sites/default/files/Updated%20RSG%26I.pdf