Information published on 16 April 2013 in the UIC electronic newsletter "UIC eNews" Nr 341.

3rd UIC/ILCAD international drawing contest for children

  • Safety
  • Level Crossings

The 3rd UIC/ILCAD international drawing contest for children organised as part of ILCAD to be held on 7 May 2013, has once again been a great success. I take this opportunity to thank all the participants, teachers, parents and railway colleagues for their excellent response and their contribution to this new edition.

  • Over 500 drawings (+25% compared to 2011).
  • Participating countries: mainly Poland but also India, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Estonia, France, Hungary, Northern Ireland, Portugal, Rumania, Russia, Slovakia, Spain and U.S.A.
  • 2000 votes within 2 weeks!!!
  • 21 winners in two categories: 4 – 7 years and 8 – 12 years

The winning drawings have been uploaded on, on our facebook page and will be on display at an exhibition dedicated to ILCAD for a whole week from 6 – 12 May 2013 at the United Nations in Geneva during the 2nd UN Global Road Safety Week taking place in all UN regions.

Save the date for ILCAD on 7 May 2013 at the UN in Geneva

You are all kindly invited to take part in the ILCAD 2013 international press conference followed by a round table with experts from different countries and sectors (road, rail, institutions and specialists in human factors, in education…) to take place at the UN in Geneva on 7 May 2013.

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For further information you can contact Isabelle Fonverne: