Jean Todt announces new United Nations Road Safety Trust Fund
Speaking at the United Nations Global Forum for Road Traffic Safety on 19th March in Geneva Jean Todt announced this new fund.
It will be officially opened at the UN in New York on 12th April (where FIM will also be represented).
Jean Todt serves as the UN special envoy for road safety. He is also the President of the FIA. Over the last two years his FIA High Level Panel has been working towards this new development in the UN.
FIM President Vito Ippolito is also a member of the FIA panel.
FIA Foundation Executive Director Saul Billingsley backed up this announcement informing delegates that the FIA Foundation will make a financial contribution to the new fund.