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Meetings with high-level Government Officials in Sweden


The Special Envoy held bilateral meetings on the side-lines of the 3rd Global Ministerial Conference on Road Safety, taking an opportunity to call for urgent action, especially in low- and middle- income countries where the impact is the highest. During the meetings, the Special Envoy promoted accession to and successful implementation of UN road safety conventions as well as encouraged support to the UNRSF.

The following bilateral meetings took place in Stockholm: 

o Mr. François Bellot, Federal Minister for Mobility and Transport of Belgium

o Ms. Cora van Nieuwenhuizen, Minister of Infrastructure and Water Management of the


o Baroness Vere of Norbiton, United Kingdom Roads Minister

o Mr. Saad Al-Muhannadi, President of Public Works Authority of Qatar

o Mr. Gabriel Martinez, Minister of Transportation of Ecuador

o Mr. Samuel Wlue, Minister of Transport of Liberia

o Mr. Laurent Vacherot, Chief Executive Officer, Essilor

o Mr. Segokgo Thulaganyo Merafe, Minister of Transport and Communications of Botswana

o Mr. Kamel Abdelhady Farag Elwazer, Minister of Transport of Egypt

o Ms. Dagmawit Moges, Minister of Transport of Ethiopia

o Mr. Basanta Kumar Nembang, Minister of Physical Infrastructure and Transport of Nepal

o Mr. Mehmet Fatih Serdengecti, Deputy General of Turkish National Police

o Ms. Adina Valean, European Union Transport Commissioner

o H.E. Dr. Amani Abou-Zeid, African Union Commissioner

o Ms. Mya Thinzar Khine, Project Officer of Road Safety Suu Foundation of Myanmar