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 : 46
Finalist
2019/2020

Road Safety is the Responsibility of Everyone!

Our campaign has the aim to show people that all road participants are equally responsible for road safety. So we gathered all the data to prove that respect on the road really matters.

Hub "Okhtyrka secondary school of I-III Grades"
Finalist
2019/2020

Grooming Road Safety Sentinels

The school has been actively promoting road safety awareness drive from past 10 years. As pupils get promoted from primary level to middle level and begin to move independently on the road, we felt the need for age appropriate road safety handbook to be integrated with the school curriculum for developing awareness. The handbook has been drafted by 15 years old road safety volunteers of grade 11.

Shaheed Rajpal DAV Public School
Finalist
2019/2020

Turistando App

To promote a sustainable tourism, we created the App “TuristAndo” for people who are interested in using bikes and making routes in a sustainable way. Our App is free and easy to use and provides diverse information to users. Therefore, it encourages the use of bicycles, reduces the environmental footprint, improves the quality of life, health and welfare of residents and tourists who choose the bicycle as a means of mobility in the city of Bogota.

Colegio Margarita Bosco
Finalist
2019/2020

HEALTHY PATHS

This project aims to facilitate and promote the movement to the school on foot highlighting the multiple benefits in terms of health, interpersonal relations and pollution reduction, showing that combating climate change does not involve adopting habits of less comfort or less attractive, but can also be the ideal opportunity to take more care of ourselves and live healthierly.

Lestonnac- L'Ensenyança Tarragona
Finalist
2019/2020

Drink less Think more

Drink Less Think more is the name of the project conducted by our school team with the aim to decrease the number of car accidents of young drivers by raising awareness about the problem of driving under the influence of alcohol.

Technical School Bjelovar
Finalist
2018/2019

Roads are Countless, Safety is Foremost - Shangde RS Pioneers

We are the Shangde Road Safety pioneers. This year we mainly focus on two aspects -- Traffic Congestion around Campus and Misuse of Cellphones on Roads.

Shanghai Shangde Experimental School
Finalist
2018/2019

RS Awareness In Underprivileged Students

Road accidents are one of the leading causes of deaths globally. We, students of DP 1 begun a service project- Road Safety Awareness In Underprivileged Students. The primary aim of the project was to spread awareness about Road Safety, to the children of the Akshar Foundation. This NGO provides free education to underprivileged students in our city, Gurugram, and we believed that we could do our part and help teach the students, specifically educating them pertaining to this increasingly relevant topic, especially when our cities grow larger, and more centred around transport.

DPS INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL, GURUGRAM
Finalist
2018/2019

Carpooling

We, the 11th graders at Montessori school in Medellín suggested a project established by challenge based learning. The main goal of this project is to improve air quality and to reduce issues regarding car flow in our district through carpooling.

Colegio Montessori Medellín
Finalist
2018/2019

SIGNAL SEEKERS FROM TURKEY WORK FOR YOUR SAFETY

We decided to focus on the issue by analyzing the environment around our school and the neighbouring schools. Our mission is to reduce 'turn-signals neglecting' and to raise awareness.

BORNOVA ANADOLU LİSESİ
Finalist
2018/2019

SAFE BEHAVIOUR FOR ALL

Having done the survey, field photo-investigation and the exchange of personal experience, we decided to conduct Road Safety For All awareness campaign focused on (un)safe behaviors.

14th Belgrade Gymnasium
Finalist
2018/2019

SEMOC One, two, three, mobility without stress!

SEMOC One, two, three, mobility without stress! This is what is promoted in the booklet (educational guide) that we have created thanks to our experiences after 4 years of work, to provide global strategies to the almost 180 public and private schools in Bucaramanga.

Instituto Caldas
Finalist
2017/2018

The Science Olympics Club takes action

We, the Science Olympics Club, decided to investigate and try to solve three main issues: bicycle lines' misuse, acequias (a kind of ditch our province has to distribute water) getting clogged and flooding our streets, and animal-vehicle collisions.

Finalist
2017/2018

Garbage Thrower

We have conducted a series of activities like publication online to offline, making vehicle-mounted green trash bag, exposure of the uncivilized behavior. The purpose is to improve citizen awareness to reduce the potential danger and make good life.

Huanggang Polytechnic College
Finalist
2017/2018

SAFETY IN VANS/CABS FOR SAFE MOBILITY OF STUDENTS

School Cabs violate every rule in book Responsibility of students commuting by cabs is divided between parents & private agencies No single authority is accountable Empowered with awareness of safety norms children learnt to safeguard themselves.

SHAHEED RAJPAL DAV PUBLIC SCHOOL
Finalist
2017/2018

Healthy Way Project

We wanted to raise awareness on the bicycle as a means of transportation and we presented to the City Hall a proposal to implement a bicycle path.

Finalist
2016/2017

Help! The respect asks for passage.

The Your Ideas Your Initiatives challenge was a catapult! After a motion of applause from the city council and the mayor's interest in transforming our project into a draft bill, we realized that we do not have to change the world - we have to act.

COLÉGIO BATISTA BRASILEIRO (UNIDADE BAURU) - BRAZILIAN BAPTIST SCHOOL (UNIT BAURU)
Finalist
2016/2017

The United Rules of Road Safety

Our task has been to raise schoolchildren's awareness about road safety and to teach them safety rules to avoid danger on the roads by holding different activities.

KYIV SPECIALIZED SCHOOL 57
Finalist
2016/2017

Rede VIPS

Through an App prototype we intend to better integrate wheelchair users in our society by putting lots of functions in their hands. We did a project at school that showed us there's empathy in our society. More than 80 students voluteered.

COLEGIO BANDEIRANTES
Finalist
2016/2017

Road park Cali - Colombia

We created a traffic park in order to develop pedagogical strategies for promoting safe mobility that will help children at the Cañaverales International School, as well as the children from the other schools in Yumbo.

COLEGIO INTERNACIONAL CAÑAVERALES
Finalist
2016/2017

Safer Roads

The Road Safety Club at Saint Joseph School is a unique club that serves to help and improve our community. Our main mission was to rehabilitate and fix a road that leads to the main entrance of the Rosary School at Cornet Al Hamra.

SAINT JOSEPH SCHOOL