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URRENO is one of the largest comprehensive and independent road safety organizations in Uganda. Our work continues to enable our clients establish safety compliance among road users.

Locally we have stronger ties with Government Ministries of Works and Transport, Education, Health, Internal Affairs (Traffic Police), Civil Society Coalition on Transport(CISCOT) and private sector in the field of transport. 

URRENO has developed close working links with Global Alliance of NGOs for Road Safety, European Union, UK Aid, World Bank, DANIDA, COWI –Uganda.

URRENO employs technical specialists, among them traffic safety engineers, statisticians, sociologists, communications expert, road safety educationists and researchers.

URRENO with its breadth of expertise and facilities provides clients with research and consultancy capability matched to the complex problems arising across the whole safety and health at workplaces.

Areas  such as  safety, congestion,  environment  and gender issues require  a multi-disciplinary approach  and URRENO is strategically positioned to deliver effective solutions.

Past road safety activities

Upgrading the Road Accident Database

  • Assisting with the design of a new accident report for.
  • Training of Police (master trainers) how to complete the new accident report form.
  • Procurement of four desktop computers and its accessories.

Roll-out Road Safety Education Curriculum

  • Undertook survey undertaken to evaluate the World Bank road safety education.
  • pilot project which was done in 2003-2007.
  • Training of 720 Primary Teachers from 180 primary schools.

Safer School Zone Project

  • Training of 720 Primary Teachers from 180 primary schools.
  • Monitoring and Evaluation exercise of the project.
  • Analyzing the data collected from the targeted schools to establish star rating for.

Road Safety Education Advocacy

  • Developed of evidence-based tools to advocate for road safety, and costs of road
  • crashes in Uganda versus and the cost of investing in road safety promotion.
  • Organized a breakfast meeting to discus.