The World Resources Institute’s Ross Centre for Sustainable Cities is working with city authorities in several countries, including Brazil, India, Mexico and Turkey, to encourage re-prioritisation of roads in favour of pedestrians and cyclists, and safe public transit.

Reducing vehicle speed, redesigning streets and urban space, and providing safe and attractive facilities for walking and cycling are part of the solution. Read this blog from WRI’s CityFix to understand how a focus on child safety can benefit all road users.