School stories

This section acts as a central catalogue of group school projects on road safety and sustainable mobility. Discover the incredible initiatives already launched by secondary school pupils from all over the world as part of the international competition Your Ideas, Your Initiatives, and draw inspiration from them to dream up your own project. You can search for them by country and date, and also check out those selected by the panel as finalists and winners.

Results : 30
2015/2016

KRASH: Keep safe on the Road to Aim towards a Safer Humanity

This work shows what 9th and 10th graders found out about people's cultural perceptions of mobility issues. Students worked on a campaign to show that being safe on the roads is an act of self-responsibility.

THE NEW SCHOOL - EL NUEVO COLEGIO
2015/2016

Ride our World

Medellín is one of the most polluted cities in Latin America and its traffic density is a factor. Our initiative focused on two ways to change the use of cars: promoting bike use and the design of ecological vehicles.

COLEGIO SAN IGNACIO DE LOYOLA
2015/2016

MOVING SAFETY

At our school mobility has been one of the main issues from the beginning. A group of students were very worried about the lack of safety awareness and by brainstorming have brought together different ideas to generate a change at our school.

ASPAEN GIMANSIO LAFRAGUA
Winner
2015/2016

Road safety in children with Down Syndrome

Mission Street is a Road Safety Education Virtual Game for kids with Down syndrome which attends to their peculiarities and learning needs to develop habits and routines that enable them to function safely along the roadways of the city.

GIMNASIO LOS CAOBOS
2014/2015

Mobility As a Lifestyle

We answered the query of how to assume mobility as a lifestyle by creating a program that includes environmental improvements and transformation in the interaction between the members of our community.

2014/2015

Mobility in Montessori school 2015

Montessori school students wanted to create awareness about prevention and how easily you can save your life following rules and simple actions. They developed a road security festival with ludic activities to teach and enjoy.

2013/2014

Don't wait for the consequence to act

This project is about the combination of teenagers, alcohol, cars and extreme speed. We want people to understand that we can reflect, that we can prevent. If we first think of a consequence. Sometimes we don't want to see the consequence.

2013/2014

Le capitaine de la soirée (Designated driver)

The Designated Drivers project's main objective is to show the consequences of what can happen if you drive under the effects of alcohol. It also aims to raise awareness of the service of designated drivers that most insurance companies offer.

MONTESSORI
2013/2014

The tenth grade IE Camilo Torres: Dreams the 49av as a pedestrian ride

Congested 49th Avenue, that runs adjacent to IE Camilo Torres Restrepo in the Colombian city of Medellín, will be transformed with a pedestrian crossing according to the proposal 10th grade students at the school have prepared.

IE CAMILO TORRES RESTREPO
Finalist
2013/2014

Risk conducts in teenagers

In this project we want to make people conscious and aware of what can happens when teenagers drink-drive, drive at high speed and without a seatbelt, among other risks. The centre of our project will be a song that makes people reflect.

MONTESSORI SCHOOL