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Organizations relating to Roads

International Mastic Asphalt Association / Bern, Switzerland / Est. 1972
International Society for Asphalt Pavements / Lino Lakes MN, USA / Est. 1987
West African Road Safety Organisation / Est. 2008
Association des Gestionnaires et Partenaires Africains de la Route / Cotonou, Benin / Est. 1995
Federación Iberoamericana de Asociaciones de Victimas contra la Violencia Vial / Bogota, Colombia / Est. 2010
Association pour la route Centre Europe-Atlantique / Mâcon, France / Est. 1967
Pan American Highway System / Est. 1923
International E-Road Network / Geneva, Switzerland
AIP Foundation / Hanoi, Vietnam / Est. 1999
Trans-European North-South Motorway Project / Warsaw, Poland / Est. 1977
European Road Assessment Programme / Basingstoke, UK
Enlarged Partial Agreement on Cultural Routes / Strasbourg, France
European Institute of Cultural Routes / Luxembourg, Luxembourg / Est. 1997
Association for Safe International Road Travel / Potomac MD, USA / Est. 1995
Australasian Road Rescue Organisation / Cannonvale QLD, Australia / Est. 1996
Asociación Latinoamericana de Seguridad Vial
Tripoli-Windhoek Highway Coordinating Committee
Committee of African Road Associations / Est. 1988
Ndjamena-Masawa-Djibouti Trans-Sahelian Highway Coordinating Committee
Pan American Confederation for Highway Education / Est. 1924
Nordisk Lastebil Union
European Council of Wine Roads / Est. 1994
Tangiers-Lagos Trans-African Highway Coordinating Committee
International Association for Asphalt in Building Construction / Est. 1948
Coordinating Committee of the Lagos-Tangier Axis / Est. 1974
Pan American Highway Confederation / Est. 1925
International Association of Road Safety Organizations
Lagos-Mombasa Trans-African Highway Authority / Est. 1971
Beira-Lobito Trans Southern African Highway Coordinating Committee
Algiers-Lagos Trans-Saharan Coordinating Committee / Est. 1964
Association routière maghrébine / Kouba, Algeria / Est. 1989
International Federation of Pavers / Est. 1904
European Road Safety Federation
Pan American Highway Finance Committee / Est. 1923
Tangiers-Cairo Trans-African Highway Coordinating Committee
International Highway Project / Est. 1981
International Slurry Surfacing Association / Glen Ellyn IL, USA / Est. 1962
Australasian College of Road Safety / Mawson ACT, Australia / Est. 2013
Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Goods by Road / Est. 1956
Tripartite Agreement on Road Transport / Est. 1998
European Agreement Concerning the Work of Crews of Vehicles Engaged in International Road Transport, 1970 / Est. 1970
Agreement Concerning the Carriage of Persons and Goods by Road, 1958 / Est. 1958
Convention on the Taxation of Road Vehicles for Private Use in International Traffic / Est. 1956
Protocol to the Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Passengers and Luggage by Road / Est. 1978
Multilateral Agreement Relating to Route Charges / Est. 1981
Agreement on the International Carriage of Passengers by Road by Means of Occasional Coach and Bus Service / Est. 1982
General Agreement on Economic Regulations for International Road Transport / Est. 1954
Customs Convention on the Temporary Importation of Private Road Vehicles / Est. 1954
Convention on Road Traffic Concerning the Dimensions and Weights of Vehicles Permitted to Travel on Certain Roads / Est. 1950
European Agreement on the Application of Article 23 of the 1949 Convention on Road Traffic / Est. 1950

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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

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
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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