Neglect of road safety contributed to Zenani's death, as it does for the millions who are killed and injured on the roads each year. Because road traffic injury is an epidemic that we are failing to adequately confront. In 2015 the international community committed to tackle road death with two targets on road traffic injury in the UN's Sustainable Development Goals. Road traffic injury sits with air pollution and non-communicable diseases as big, growing challenges of our developing world. Let us say enough to the injustice of road traffic injury.
Source: Bangkok Post November 07, 2018 21:45 UTC