Inspired by the SDG commitments, WORLD CONFERENCE ON INJURY PREVENTON AND SAFETY PROMOTION 2018 (called “Safety 2018”) is convened in November 5-7, 2018 in Bangkok with the following objectives.
- To share knowledge, experience, good practices, successful and non-successful stories, challenges of injury prevention and safety promotion in responses to SDGs.
- To promote safety and non-violence in all policies, and advocate effective multi-sectoral actions for safety and non-violence.
- To build and strengthen a global community of practice in order to promote safety and prevention of violence agenda worldwide.
Safety 2018 will take place on November 5-7, 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand. The Conference will be hosted by Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health, and co-hosted by the World Health Organization (WHO), the National Institute for Emergency Medicine (NIEM) and the Thai Health Promotion Foundation.
Participants will primarily include researchers, practitioners, advocates and policy-makers in the field of injury prevention and safety promotion