The Road Traffic Injuries Research Network (RTIRN) is a partnership of several individuals and institutions that collaborate to further research on the impact, causes and strategies for the prevention of road traffic injuries (RTIs) in low- and-middle income countries (LMICs). The current secretariat team have been delighted to work with the entire RTIRN community, but now, after four years, the RTIRN is please to a announce a call for proposals to host the RTIRN secretariat. 
In accordance with the decision of the RTIRN board to have a rotating secretariat, this “Request for Proposals” invites institutions in LMICs (as defined by the World Bank) to express their interest in hosting the network’s secretariat following the completion of the current secretariat’s term ending February 2014. 
For complete information and guidelines, please go to and follow the link on ther homepage. Deadline for proppsals is February 1, 2014. (23:59hrs Mexico time). Please note that there will be no extension granted.
Proposals should be submitted with cover letter electronically to as either a Word document or PDF attachment. Please indicate in the subject line of the email “Proposal to host RTIRN Secretariat.”
For any additional questions regarding eligibility or program requirements, please contact the RTIRN Coordinator at: Please do not send applications to this address.