MOBILITY AND TRANSPORT
European Road Safety Charter
Good Practice

5x STOP is COOL

5x STOP is COOL

Initiative details

Describe the characteristics of your target audience 
There are two target groups regarding the project:<br>- Youngsters age 12 – 19 years<br>- Young victims of traffic accidents (age 15 – 30 years)<br><br>The first target group struggles with lack of information regarding road safety and sense of responsibility for other road...

Organisation details

Association
info@varna-pot.si<br>+386 5 99 55 022
Please describe the main road safety challenges/problems you have addressed or are addressing. 
The aim of the program is to show and explain road safety to teenagers and hopefully change their attitude and standpoints toward it in the process: developing tolerance, attention and positive attitude towards other traffic participants, learning basic for wearing a seat belt and a helmet, the consequences of speeding, aggressive or drunk driving… The last two are the main causes of traffic accidents in Slovenia and with our initiative we want to decrease the number of accidents that happen because of alcohol and speed.
What are your objectives? 
Aim of the program is to informally educate and inform teenagers about road safety. We want to change their attitudes, values and behavior. By raising awareness of the importance of preventive behavior and encouraging young people to a healthier lifestyle

With the project 5x STOP is COOL we are trying not only increase road safety by educating youngsters but also offer psychosocial support for young victims of traffic accidents.

Workshops consist of a variety of social games, collaborative working methods, work with victims of...

Project activities

List the actions you carried/are carrying out 
Date 
Tuesday, 1 January, 2019 to Thursday, 31 January, 2019
Name of action 

Preparation, adaptation, update of activities

Date 
Friday, 1 February, 2019 to Saturday, 30 November, 2019
Name of action 

Education of moderators, demonstrators

Date 
Tuesday, 1 January, 2019 to Tuesday, 31 December, 2019
Name of action 

Psychosocial support, education and preparation of young victims

Date 
Tuesday, 1 January, 2019 to Tuesday, 31 December, 2019
Name of action 

Contacting schools and organizations

Date 
Tuesday, 1 January, 2019 to Tuesday, 31 December, 2019
Name of action 

Implementation

Date 
Tuesday, 1 January, 2019 to Tuesday, 31 December, 2019
Name of action 

Evaluation

Date 
Tuesday, 1 January, 2019 to Tuesday, 31 December, 2019
Name of action 

Promotion

Date 
Tuesday, 1 January, 2019 to Tuesday, 31 December, 2019
Name of action 

Supervision

Evaluation

What has been the effect of the activities? 
The success of the project is based on evaluation of every event (workshop) – evaluation of questionnaires, review of organizers, moderator’s reports and participant’s reactions and opinions. The other measures are also the number of events, number of participants involved in the programs, views and shares on social media and other media coverage (internet, newspapers, TV and radio)... The project has been very well received by participants and media.
How have you shared information about your project and its results? 
Dissemination is done through Zavod Varna pot website (www.varna-pot.si) and our social media (Facebook, Instagram) and with reports sent to schools and other participating organizations. Dissemination to general public is done through media articles and media reports.
How many people did you reach/have you reached? 
Who carried/carries out the evaluation activities? 
Internal evaluation
When did/will you carry out the evaluation? 
Before, after and continuous monitoring
How many groups did you evaluate/have you evaluated? 
Number of interventions groups 
0
Number of control groups 
0
Please list the indicators you use to measure success 
Number of events and number of participants in the events
Opinion of participants (evaluation questionnaire)
Number of views of website articles
Number of views and shares of social media news
Media publicity
Please describe the evaluation tools you use (i.e. surveys, interviews, focus groups, etc.) 
Evaluation questionnaires: The degree of satisfaction expressed by the participants (averagerating of the event is 4,8 on the 1 to 5 scale –1 means not satisfied, 5 means excellent)
Statistics of website and social media

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