International Road Federation
III - Non-governmental organisations
Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar
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Ms Susanna Zammataro
Ms Susanna Zammataro
The International Road Federation (IRF) is a non-governmental, not-for-profit organisation with the mission to encourage and promote development and maintenance of better, safer and more sustainable roads and road networks. Working together with its members and associates, the IRF promotes social and economic benefits that flow from well-planned and environmentally sound road transport networks. It helps put in place technological solutions and management practices that provide maximum economic and social returns from national road investments.
The IRF has a major role to play in all aspects of road policy and development worldwide, in particular:
- the IRF provides a wide base of expertise for planning road development strategy and policy.
- the IRF is a business network, a link to external institutions and agencies, such as the United Nations and the European Union, and a business card of introduction to government officials and decision makers.
- the IRF is a source of support and information for national road associations, advocacy groups, companies and institutions dedicated to the development of road infrastructure.
- Revision of Green Public Procurement Criteria for Road Construction.
- Revision of GPP criteria for Road Markings
- Road safety strategy
- ITS deployment and ITS policy.
- Transport Policy
- Moving toward green road infrastructure - Publication
- Developping KPIs for ITS Policy
- White paper on sustainable road funding
- Launch of the IRF Road Safety Challenge
- IRF World Road Statistics (every year)
EU ITS Advisory Board
Ad hoc WG for revision of GPP criteria for road construction
IRF has a seat in the EU ITS Advisory Board.
The IRF has a strong interest in road safety, road finance, environement, ITS, development of road programmes, and infrastructure in developing countries. We are are interested in policy issues, in harmonisation of standards, best practices and knowledge sharing. we are collaborating with the European Commission on the topic of Green Public Procurement.
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The IRF has ECOSOC status with the United Nations since 1951. IRF is a active partner of World Bank, Interamerican Development Bank, Asian Development Bank and the United Nations offices including the Regional Economic Committees and the WHO and ILO. We are members of the United Nations Road Safety Collaboration Group (UNRSC), the ISO and the World Vehicle Forum.
Furthermore, the IRF collaborates with the European Union Road Federation.
01/2014 - 12/2014
10,000 € - 24,999 €
No funding received from the EU institutions during the last closed financial year.
By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.