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IRF Press Release 2011

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11 November 2011
IRF seals cooperation on ITS Policy Development with EasyWay by signing Memorandum of Understanding

EasyWay and the International Road Federation (IRF)* have signed a key Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to seal recently held talks of enhanced cooperation in the field of Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS). Mrs. Sibylle Rupprecht, IRF Director General, and Mr. Ronald Adams, EasyWay Chairman, signed the MoU during the annual EasyWay Forum in Rome on Friday 11 November 2011.

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23 September 2011
Mobility in 2030 Workshop participants call for creating the Value Case for ITS

Addressing future challenges in preserving people's mobility and the role of smart technology as part of the solution was the topic for discussion during a joint IRF/ITS Netherlands Workshop on Mobility in 2030, held in Delft, the Netherlands, on Tuesday 20 September 2011.

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07 July 2011
2011 – 2012: IRF announces Road Safety as its first Biennial Focus Theme

The International Road Federation, Geneva, Switzerland, has launched a new series of biennial themes by declaring Road Safety as its key focus for the years 2011 – 2012.

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16 May 2011
IRF launches UN Decade of Action for Road Safety in Romania

During recent high-level meetings in Bucharest, Romania, the International Road Federation (IRF) organised a highly successful public launch of the United Nations Decade of Action for Road Safety.

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20 April 2011
IRF Geneva announces the Inaroad Award Winners

Geneva, 20 April 2011: The International Road Federation is proud to announce the winners of the first edition of the Innovation Award for Road Transport in Developing countries. This award recognises exemplary projects that have made real impact on transport in developing countries and rewards innovative, sustainable and good practices in this field.

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29 March 2011
IRF CONGRESS “INNOVATION IN ROAD INFRASTRUCTURE” TO FEATURE AS A KEY EVENT DURING RUSSIA TRANSPORT WEEK 2011

A major international congress devoted to Innovation in Road Infrastructure will be convened at the Holiday Inn Sokolniki in Moscow, Russia, from 22-24 November 2011.

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24 January 2011
Steering the Way to Greener Road Infrastructure

A landmark Policy Statement released today affirms the commitment of the International Road Federation (IRF) to the development of environmentally sustainable roads as an investment in the long­termprosperity of both planet and society.  

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