Comic Relief – which this year raised over £100m from its flagship event Red Nose Day – is backing Transaid with £1m of support over the next five years. The tie up was announced last night at a reception at Buckingham Palace in the presence of Transaid patron HRH The Princess Royal to mark the overseas development charity’s 15th anniversary, sponsored by corporate partners Bandvulc and Barclays. The funding from Comic Relief is to help develop transport systems in northern Nigeria to get pregnant […]
International development charity Transaid has gone back to its roots providing logistics support to other aid organisations since Gary Forster took over as chief executive in 2011, as he explains to Steve Hobson.
Transaid has secured funding for a professional driver training programme in Ghana, raising standards and expanding training capacity for HGV drivers.
Michelin has pledged to fundraise £25,000 for charity Transaid after renewing its membership with the international development organisation.