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 : 41
Finalist
2018/2019

Roads are Countless, Safety is Foremost - Shangde Road Safety Pioneer

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

Road Safety 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

ROAD SAFETY 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, from our experiences after 4 years of work, allows us 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
Finalist
2016/2017

Assassinator Coming Back-Seat Belt Action

By making online and offline promotions, the team of Assassinator Coming Back reminds drivers and passengers in third-tier cities to use safety belts. It also introduces how to correctly use safety belts, telling everyone that safety is priority.

HUANGGANG POLYTECHNIC COLLEGE
Finalist
2016/2017

Play with gadgets on the road but play for road safety

It's a well-known truth that teens and adults should join together to overcome some issues. So we decided to work with Moscow policemen on the main idea of the project: How to help teens and adults to be careful on the road so to save their lives.

MOSCOW HIGH SCHOOL 548
Finalist
2016/2017

Road Safety for a better environment

As global citizens, we all share the responsibility of making our roads safe and contribute towards sustainable existence by promoting green technology, customised infrastructure and avoiding all risky behaviours on and around roads.

CHOITHRAM INTERNATIONAL
Finalist
2015/2016

Responsibility is the safety vehicle

Investing in our drivers of tomorrow, this challenge promoted an opportunity to attend to the difficult and often unspoken need for road safety; the data is alarming but some work in the community has been done.

COLÉGIO BATISTA BRASILEIRO - UNIDADE BAURU (BRAZILIAN BAPTIST SCHOOL - UNIT BAURU)
Finalist
2015/2016

Social Networking - Connecting China to Road Safety

To reach a wider community achieve maximum impact on saving lives, the Road Safety Guardian's campaign includes a brochure social networking space containing videos, interactive games road safety ideas reaching thousands of people.

SCHOOL NAME SHANGHAI SHANGDE EXPERIMENTAL SCHOOL