Home Menu Search

World Day of Remembrance

19 October 2015

The World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims (WDR) is commemorated on the third Sunday of November each year.

This day, initiated by road victims in 1993 and adopted by the UN on 26th October 2005, is dedicated to remembering the many millions killed and injured in road crashes, their families and communities.

Remember World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims this year on 15th November.

Related news, events and information

Global Alliance 2017 Annual Report now available

2 May 2018 – 2017 was a big year for the Alliance, featuring the Fifth Global Meeting of Nongovernmental Organizations...

Alliance's World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims: Toolkit and Webinar.

9 November 2017 – The Alliance's World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims (WDoR) Advocacy Toolkit and Webinar is now...

The World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims 2017

31 October 2017 – The World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims 2017 will be held on 19th November 2017. This year's...

The high toll of traffic injuries : unacceptable and preventable

14 February 2018 – According to a recent report by the World Bank Global Road Safety Facility, low- and middle-income countries...

Save Lives Technical Package

14 May 2017 – Each year, 1.25 million people die as a result of road traffic crashes and as many as 50 million people are...

The International Road Federation World Road Meeting 2017

1 November 2017 – The International Road Federation's 18th World Road Meeting (WRM) will be held in Delhi, India between the 14th...

Project EDWARD Day 2017

18 January 2017 – The road safety campaign day known as Project EDWARD – European Day Without A Road Death planned by TISPOL, the...

A road safety agenda for 2018: Lord Robertson urges global parliamentary action

17 January 2018 – Story from the FIA Foundation. Lord Robertson Chairman of the FIA Foundation Writing for the Parliamentary...