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 : 35
Finalist
2015/2016

Get on Your Bike!

"Get on your bike" is an encouragement to all city residents as for riding their bike in order to reduce the dangerous air quality levels in Mexico City.

INSTITUTO CUMBRES MEXICO
2014/2015

Pedestrian safety

The project is about pedestrian safety; it was divided into two parts. 1st - teach children how to safely cross a street. 2nd-make an innovation for cars in order to minimize injuries and fatalities in case of an impact with a person.

Colegio SEK Internacional
2014/2015

3D (Don't Drive Drunk)

Our project was to implement the Starter Blower, a breath analyzer connected to the internal mechanisms of the car. It obligates the driver to pass a test by blowing into it and being free of any hint of alcohol so that the engine can start.

Instituto Cumbres Mexico
2014/2015

Fasten, Stop and Respect!

This project is to raise awareness about using seat belts, not using cell phones while driving, and respecting all the signs on the street. Nowadays, drivers do not know the rules they have to follow, so here we are.

UNIVERSIDAD DE LA SALLE BAJÍO CAMPUS AMÉRICAS
2014/2015

One More Drink, One Less Life

Our work is intended to promote an initiative that begins with a process of education and health promotion in our school at the secondary level. This is to promote an awareness campaign that we have called "One drink more, one less life".

Instituto Cumbres Bosques
2014/2015

Tobías and the accidents

The present project was developed in the form of a short story for children between 6 to 9 years of age. The objective was to educate adults through their children, who have a great interest and concern about their personal health.

Colegio Guadalupe S.C.
2014/2015

Our life, Our responsibility

Our main goal was to build awareness and consciousness of the three existing problems selected; those three problems are: poor usage of helmets, lack of alternate forms of transportation (motorcycles and bikes), disobeying the traffic signs.

UNIVERSIDAD DELASALLE BAJIO CAMPUS SAN FRANCISCO DEL RINCÓN
2014/2015

Road education and security for kids and Car Sun Light

With our project, we want to educate kids on road safety and how to correctly use the public roads. We also wanted to remark on the importance of environmentally friendly cars, like ones with solar panels, which help to reduce pollution.

2014/2015

Are we really being responsible?

As young people, we are aware of the importance of being careful drivers, and how important it is to educate people on this topic.

UNIVERSIDAD DE LA SALLE BAJÍO. CAMPUS JUAN ALONSO DE TORRES
2014/2015

"Turn off your mobile, do not turn off your life"

Through research, we realized the importance of not using the mobile phone while driving due to the consequences this can have. From there, we realized the relevance of our project to raise awareness and create change in our community.

UNIVERSIDAD PANAMERICANA PREPARATORIA- CAMPUS YAOCALLI
2014/2015

#YoSoy Vialidad GDL

This campaign is meant to improve the safety and health of our surroundings by raising the awareness of pedestrians, drivers and cyclists. The campaign had 3 prongs: personal actions, school actions, and community actions (city).

Colegio La Paz
2013/2014

Ethics and Social Conscience on the Road in Mexico

We seek to generate proposals and initiatives to improve the safety of different sections of road around our school (entry and exit, etc.), together with the support of other delegates.

2013/2014

Seguridad Vial en el CELA

CELA centre for studies (Mexico) carried out a series of activities that aimed to raise awareness among students about risky behaviour when driving a vehicle.

PREPARATORIA CELA
2013/2014

Ciencias Mobility

This project is a way of improving the mobility in our school, especially of high school students, and a way of responding to major problems in our city: poor mobility as well as carbon dioxide emissions that affect our health.

INSTITUTO DE CIENCIAS
Finalist
2013/2014

Safe School

The project is an app developed for cellphones (smartphones), powered by Android for the student community to know the safest routes to get to school by car, bus and on foot.

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