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UN Sustainable Development Goals

GOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure

Organizations relating to Roads

International Amalgamation of Unions of Automobile and Farm Machinery Workers / Moscow, Russia
International Grooving and Grinding Association / Coxsackie NY, USA / Est. 1972
International Slurry Surfacing Association / Glen Ellyn IL, USA / Est. 1962
Association for the Central Europe-Atlantic Road / Mâcon, France / Est. 1967
International Association of European Manufacturers of Glass Beads for Safety Road Markings and Other Industrial Purposes / Fleurus, Belgium / Est. 1980
European Union Road Federation / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1998
European Road Transport Research Advisory Council / Brussels, Belgium
Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme / Mies, Switzerland / Est. 1904
Women\'s International Motorcycle Association / Stonehaven, UK
Association for Emissions Control by Catalyst / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1985
European Convention on Civil Liability for Damage Caused by Motor Vehicles / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1973
Organisation des transporteurs routiers européens / Bordeaux, France / Est. 2000
Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Goods by Road / Est. 1956
European Street Rod Association / Berchem, Belgium / Est. 1995
International Motor Press Association / Chatham MA, USA / Est. 1962
Agreement on General Conditions for the International Carriage of Passengers by Bus / Est. 1970
Eurolines Organisation / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1985
Technical Association of the European Lubricant Industry / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1976
International Hot Rod Association / Norwalk OH, USA / Est. 1970
International Motor Vehicle Inspection Committee / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1969
Supra Owners\' Group International / Est. 1996
Union of Road Transport Associations in the Black Sea Economic Cooperation Region / Istanbul, Turkey / Est. 2001
Tripartite Agreement on Road Transport / Est. 1998
Road Scholar - Elderhostel / Boston MA, USA / Est. 1975
Convention on the Regulation of Automotive Traffic / Est. 1930

View all profiles (137 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

World Problems relating to Roads

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Urban road traffic congestion
Proliferation of sports utility vehicles
Road traffic noise
Proliferation of automobiles and motor vehicles
Road traffic accidents
Environmental degradation by off-road and all-terrain vehicles
Animal road deaths
Dysfunctional roads
Road traffic restrictions
Excessive numbers of freight vehicles
Overuse of de-icing salt
Road rage
Unavailable road machinery
Threatened species of Staphylinidae
Excessive use of land by automobiles
Reckless all-terrain vehicle drivers
Unsafe roads for children
Overtrafficked residential streets
Difficult road construction
Obstructed through road
Fragmentation of communities by automobiles
Unnamed streets
Threatened habitats of shelterbelts
Absentee road ownership
Seasonal roadway inadequacy

Action Strategies relating to Roads

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Protecting against road hazards
Promoting road safety
Providing safe accessible roads
Improving road safety
Researching road safety
Researching tourism and road safety
Reducing road accident deaths and injuries
Reducing environmental degradation by automobiles
Cleaning up dog excrement from pavements
Promoting environmentally sound railway use
Conserving roadside verges
Acquiring legal roadbed ownership
Naming roads
Improving busy thoroughfare pavements
Developing valuable road-front property
Paving
Using asphalt
Protecting winter access routes
Clearing up roadside clutter
Forging commercial straight routes
Travelling convenient regular routes
Combining road-rail transport
Building all-weather access routes
Using access machinery
Upgrading community access routes

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