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PIARC (World Road Association), founded in 1909 and comprising 125 member governments from all over the world, is the global forum for exchange of knowledge and experience on roads, road transport policies and practices. With consultative status to the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations, the Association is contributing to a stable and sustainable global development of the road and transport sector.

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PIARC News

You can now consult the proceedings of the 27th World Road Congress

The proceedings website gives you access to the Prague Congress activity report, the national reports, the final conclusions of the sessions, and much more.

PIARC's ongoing commitment to road safety: building safer roads worldwide

Discover how PIARC continues its mission to enhance road safety, particularly in low- and middle-income countries, through collaborative initiatives and invaluable resources.

Don't miss out: PIARC's exciting lineup of events in 2024

As we embark on the 2024-2027 cycle, PIARC is thrilled to announce a diverse array of events organized by our Technical and National Committees. These gatherings will foster collaboration, innovation, and knowledge sharing among experts and professionals in the road and transport infrastructure sector.

Save the date: PIARC Seminar and Workshop at the 5th ICHE 2024 in Bangkok

The 5th International Conference on Highway Engineering (iCHE 2024) will host two pivotal PIARC events in Bangkok this September. The PIARC International Seminar on the "Transport Agency of the Future" and the PIARC Workshop on "Future-Proofing Road Safety for Asia and Beyond" will provide a platform for experts to exchange insights and innovations in road safety and transport infrastructure.

PIARC leads the way in gender inclusion on International Women in Engineering Day

As we celebrate International Women in Engineering Day on June 23rd, PIARC proudly showcases its commitment to gender inclusion and diversity within the road transport sector.

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PIARC
online manuals

PIARC online manuals - Asset Management; Road Safety; Tunnels; RNO/ITS

PIARC
online manuals

Asset Management - Road Safety - Tunnels - RNO/ITS

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ROUTES/ROADS
The PIARC magazine

ROUTES/ROADS
The PIARC magazine

Your quarterly magazine on roads and road transport

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The PIARC
Road Dictionary

The PIARC
Road Dictionary

The online Road Dictionary includes more than 16,000 concepts in 37 languages.

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International cooperation on roads and road transport

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