The World Road Association-PIARC was established in 1909. It brings together the road administrations of 122 governments and has members -individuals, companies, authorities and organizations- in over 140 countries.

XXVIth PIARC World Road Congress Abu Dhabi 2019 - World Road Association



Pre-proceedings of Abu Dhabi Congress 2019 available online!

Pre-proceedings of Abu Dhabi Congress 2019 in free access!

The Abu Dhabi Congress 2019 pre-proceedings are available online.

Anyone can access them; registered attendees to the Congress may download papers and documents.

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XXVIth PIARC World Road Congress - World Road Association

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 6-10 October 2019

The theme of the 2019 Abu Dhabi World Road Congress will be "Connecting Cultures, Enabling Economies" and will host 150 presentations with more than 50 workshops and sessions.

Routes/Roads N° 381 available in digital version

Routes/Roads N° 381 available in digital version - World Road Association PIARC

This issue 381 of Routes/Roads (second quarter 2019) dedicated to road asset management, presents the current level of interest in the topic by road agencies. Everywhere they must meet the dual objective of optimizing infrastructure use while allocating adequate financial resources to facility maintenance..
It also contains the latest news about PIARC activities.
It can be read on all supports! Office computer and laptop, tablet, smartphone....

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PIARC Online Manuals

RNO/ITS Manual - World Road Association

PIARC has published three interactive electronic Manuals, which are available online free of charge. These compendiums address Road Safety, Road Network Operations and ITS, and Tunnels.

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United Nations Decade of action

United Nations Decade of action - World Road Association

On 11 May 2011, the UN General Assembly adopted resolution A/RES/64/255 with the goal of improving road safety.

This text was followed by a presentation by the Secretary General of the United Nations, Mr. Baan Ki-Moon, of the Global Plan of Action for the Decade for Road Safety 2011-2020.