A circular economy needs road transport, IRU stresses in Riyadh
IRU, the world road transport organisation, outlined the sector’s critical role in fostering a circular economy as it marked its 75th anniversary with its members and partners from the region at Saudi Arabia’s Supply Chain and Logistics Conference.
Driving towards a circular economy: road transport leaders head to Riyadh
What are the key challenges and opportunities for the logistics and supply chain sector in transitioning to a more sustainable and resilient circular economy in Saudi Arabia and beyond?
Transport ministers and IRU talk development priorities at major China forum
IRU outlined key road transport opportunities with global transport ministers and industry leaders at China’s Global Sustainable Transport Forum in Beijing.
Driving resilience and prosperity: road transport leaders head to Tashkent
IRU members, transport companies, development organisations and financial institutions are gathering in Uzbekistan for a key regional conference on pressing transport and transit challenges and emerging opportunities.
IRU Secretary General on industry wins, challenges and proudest moments
On the occasion of IRU’s 75th anniversary year, Umberto de Pretto, who has worked in transport for over 30 years, discusses road transport’s past and future, as well as his personal journey in the industry.
Driving the EU: the past, present and future of European road transport
EU authorities, government ministers and industry leaders debated digitalisation, decarbonisation and road transport beyond 2040 at IRU’s special anniversary event celebrating 50 years of representation to the EU.
IRU celebrates 50 years of permanent representation to the EU
IRU is celebrating 50 years of representation to the EU today with a special anniversary event featuring EU authorities, government ministers and industry leaders who will debate the past, present and future of road transport.
IRU’s New Industry Shapers driving road transport in the EU
Ahead of our special anniversary event celebrating IRU’s 50 years of permanent representation to the EU, meet our New Industry Shapers from across the EU making road transport safer, more efficient and greener.
IRU marks 75th anniversary with eye on future of road transport
IRU, the world road transport organisation, celebrates its 75th anniversary today, eyeing mobility and logistics opportunities that lie ahead. The International Road Transport Union, the voice of over 3.5 million road transport companies operating mobility and logistics services, was founded in Geneva on 23 March 1948.
IRU thanks UN for 75 years of partnership
IRU has presented the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) with a special plaque commemorating 75 years of the two organisation’s collaboration, the UN’s longest continuous public-private partnership. In a special ceremony at the United Nations in Geneva today, IRU Secretary General Umberto de Pretto has presented UNECE Executive Secretary Olga Algayerova with a special plaque commemorating 75 years of partnership.