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Table 2 Distribution of Road Traffic Injuries Research Network (RTIRN) programs by regional and topical characteristics

From: The Road Traffic Injuries Research Network: a decade of research capacity strengthening in low- and middle-income countries

  Small Grant Program Junior Researcher Program Senior Researcher Program Regional Workshops Webinars
WHO Region Africa 7 2   2  
Americas   3 2 3  
Eastern Mediterranean 1 1 1 1  
South-East Asia 5    1  
Western Pacific   3 1 3  
Europe      
All or NA      5
Topic Epidemiological/methods oriented 7 6 4 3 2
Health systems/program oriented 6 3   7 3
Risk factorsa Alcohol 1 3    
Speeding 2 1    
Seatbelt/child restraint use   1    
Helmet use     1  
Distraction/inattention   1 1   
Road design/structure 3 3    
Visibility 1     
All or NA 8 3 3 9 5
Five Pillars of the UN Decade of Action 1. Road Safety Management 1    1 2
2. Safer Roads and Mobility 3 3    
3. Safer Vehicles      
4. Safe Road Users 3 4 1 1  
5. Post-crash Response   1   1  
All or NA 6 1 3 7 3
Road usera Pedestrian 1 1   1  
Cyclists   1    
Motorcycle user 2 1   3  
Car occupant   3 1   
Public transport      
Commercial transport/drivers 1 1    
All or NA 9 2 3 6 5
Sex of recipient/beneficiaries Male 9 6 3   
Female 4 3 1   
Both     1236 200
  Total activities 13 9 4 16 5
  1. aStudies could be classified into more than one category