Women in Logistics is urging the industry to put forward nominations for its second awards night, celebrating the achievements of women in transport. The organisation will hold its second charity ball and awards night in September with funds being raised for Transaid, which supports transport in developing countries. Nominations are now being sought for the following categories: Woman of the Year – sponsored by Search Consultancy Young Woman of the Year (under 30) – sponsored by Manpower Company of the […]
Transaid is encouraging more women in Uganda to take up jobs as HGV drivers as the sub-Saharan African country battles with its own driver shortage problems.
Cemex, which has been shortlisted for the Motor Transport Safety in Operation award, has achieved Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (Fors) gold status for its national fleet.
The government has challenged the logistics industry to boost the number of its female and ethnic minority employees.