SDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities

Road crash deaths and injuries in the world's cities can be stopped. Here's how

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Road crashes are the leading cause of death for children and young adults aged 5-29. Image: Photo by Steven Lewis on Unsplash

Jean Todt
UN Secretary-General's Special Envoy for Road Safety, United Nations
Olga Algayerova
Undersecretary-General of the United Nations; Executive Secretary, , United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)
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Distribution of deaths by road user type, by WHO Region
Distribution of deaths by road user type, by WHO Region Image: GLOBAL STATUS REPORT ON ROAD SAFETY 2018, World Health Organization

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