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World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims: How a global road safety crisis harms women's rights

Poor road safety can leave women disempowered.

Poor road safety can leave women disempowered. Image: REUTERS/Philimon Bulawayo

Nneka Henry
Head, UN Road Safety Fund
Heather Ibrahim-Leathers
Founder and President, Global Fund for Widows
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The UN Road Safety Fund has a Vision Zero response to the road safety crisis Image: UN RSF

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A widowed woman selling watermelon on the road side in Malawi Image: Global Fund for Widows
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