In 2009, Cyprus Red Cross Society (CRCS) intention is to proceed with the following activities.
Main activities/events during 2009:
Printing and distribution of posters and announcements to newspapers, magazines and radio on the World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims (3rd Sunday of November) and World First Aid Day (2nd Saturday of September), First Aid training for the public, lectures to Universities, Colleges and Schools by road accident victims, Road safety competition for university students and distribution of First Aid kits to drivers a very important and necessary accessory for every car.
Target group: all citizens, especially youngsters up to 24 years old.
Media coverage: During three periods throughout the year, announcements and advertisements in TV, radio, magazines and newspapers, outdoor pisa, interviews in significant TV and radio programmes will be made and the relevant material will be posted in the CRCS website.
We shall produce the following Road Safety materials to be distributed throughout Cyprus: 1000 posters, 30000 mouse pads, 2000 reflectors, 10000 First Aid kits to drivers and 500 folders with pens and writing pads for First Aid lessons, Seminars and meetings.
We will review our actions year on year when planning our forthcoming actions.