IRU helps Benin overhaul its driver qualification framework
After assessing Benin’s driving licence system and road safety protocols, IRU, the world road transport organisation, has devised a series of recommendations to improve safety and overall traffic efficiency.
Togo adopts new law developed by IRU and World Bank to modernise transport
The Parliament of Togo has unanimously endorsed a new transport law developed by IRU with the support of the World Bank. IRU, drawing on its global expertise, advised the Togolese government, transport operators and professional organisations on revamping the transport sector and improving its operation. These efforts, which were initiated in 2020 and supported by the World Bank, culminated into a new transport law adopted by the Parliament of Togo.
First eTIR pilots take place between Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan
First eTIR pilots between Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan a major step towards trade digitalisation. The success of this project comes from close cooperation with IRU members AIRCUZ and KAZATO, German International Cooperation and customs authorities.