The World Road Association-PIARC was established in 1909. It brings together the road administrations of 121 governments and has members -individuals, companies, authorities and organizations- in over 140 countries.

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XXVIth PIARC World Road Congress - CALL FOR PAPERS

XXVIth PIARC World Road Congress - CALL FOR PAPERS - World Road Association

PIARC is calling for individual contributions on 41 selected topics to contribute to its next World Road Congress.

We invite all road and transport experts to submit abstracts to this call, and to join PIARC in Abu Dhabi in October 2019 for this exciting event.

Deadline for submission of abstracts: 15 September 2018.

Routes/Roads N° 377 available in digital version

Routes/Roads N° 377 available in digital version - World Road Association

This issue 377 of Routes/Roads (second quarter 2018) looks back at the 15th International Winter Road Congress of Gdansk (Poland), held from February 6 to 10, 2018. It gives a general report, which draws the lessons from this successful congress, and publishes the articles written by PIARC Technical committee B.2 Winter Service.
It also contains the latest news about PIARC activities.
It can be read on all supports! Office computer and laptop, tablet, smartphone....

Do not hesitate to comment on articles and share e-Routes / Roads on your favorite social networks!

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.

Proceedings of Seoul Congress available for free access online!

General Report of the XXVth World Road Congress Seoul 2015

For the first time, the World Road Association makes available the Proceedings of its last World Road Congress in the form of a dedicated website.

Latest Publications

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.