Republic Dominicana22 of April of 2011 Secretariat General Ibero-American ladies and gentlemen: in the month of October there will be a new opportunity to present the theme of road safety State against the leaders of Latin America. The summits of Heads of State and Government held in El Salvador and in Portugal, gave space to the regional in their programmes of action problematic without to date Let’s take decisive initiatives in some Member States. How to develop programmes aimed at importantizar the youth and education from the General Secretariat? If our teenagers and persons according to the latest international reports productive age lose their lives in the asphalt. 143,000 deaths a year, and millions of injured consume the budgets of Latin American Nations, which grow rapidly in population and the vehicle fleet. Next may, the United Nations declared the Decade of action for road safety 2011-2020, whose intentions they were announced in Madrid by the Government of the Federation of Russia, during the plenary IV of the Iberoamerican Conference, chaired by Dr.
Enrique V. Iglesias, at beginning of 2010. Has been an aspiration of many organizations and personalities the initiative of the Decade for action; However, lack impulse that enroll the Nations of this Western region of America plans to decrease the rate of death per capita by increasingly ascending traffic crashes as they are recorded in reports. That is why, we urge by this means, the Ibero-American General Secretariat, include road safety in your next agenda and encourage Governments propitiated onstage at the Paraguay to real and actually accept the principles of the Decade for action. Sincerely, Foundation network of dignity – FundReD – network program road safety original author and source of the article.