Women in Transport APPG

First Registered: 21/07/2016 • Last updated on: 21/04/2021

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To provide a forum to discuss and overcome the under-representation of women in transport by promoting best practice examples of employers leading the way in gender diversifying their workforce.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.


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Recent Documents related to Women in Transport

1. Guidelines for Mainstreaming Gender in Rural Transport
10/01/2020 - Department for International Development
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Found: Guidelines for Mainstreaming Gender in Rural Transport Nite Tanzarn ReCAP Reference number

2. Guidelines for Mainstreaming Gender in Rural Transport
10/01/2020 - Department for International Development
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Found: Guidelines for Mainstreaming Gender in Rural Transport Desk Review Nite Tanzarn ReCAP

3. Transport ministers call on industry to become leaders in gender equality
08/03/2019 - Department for Transport
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Found: Transport ministers call on industry to become leaders in gender

4. More women in engineering ‘an absolute necessity’ for future of transport
23/06/2019 - Department for Transport
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Found: More women in engineering ‘an absolute necessity’ for future of transport - GOV.UK

5. Scaling up Gender Mainstreaming in Rural Transport: Policies, Practices, Impacts and Monitoring Processes, Case Study Report Ghana
09/01/2020 - Department for International Development
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Found: Scaling up Gender Mainstreaming in Rural Transport: Analysis of Policies, Practices , Impacts and

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Women in Transport

1. Bus Passes: 1950s-born Women
30/10/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: this House has considered bus passes for 1950s women.Thank you very much for chairing the debate - Speech Link
2: they would make a difference to a lot of WASPI womenWomen Against State Pension Inequality? The reality - Speech Link
3: intervention. As I understand it, a number of WASPI women or women born in the early 1950s have submitted complaints - Speech Link

2. Maritime 2050 Strategy
13/03/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: International Women’s Day, but women are still extremely underrepresented in the transport sector. Only 4% of UK - Speech Link
2: highlight that women are badly underrepresented in the maritime sector and across the transport sector. The - Speech Link
3: Brexit and whether the Secretary of State for Transport is really the best person to be navigating our - Speech Link

3. Stalking Protection Bill
23/11/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: Police and the Chief Constable of the British Transport Police Force to apply for stalking protection - Speech Link
2: London;(d) the chief constable of the British Transport Police;(e) the chief constable of the Ministry - Speech Link
3: London;(d) the chief constable of the British Transport Police;(e) the chief constable of the Ministry - Speech Link

4. Oral Answers to Questions
17/10/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: that we protect single-sex spaces and vulnerable women, and that we do not rush into reform before we have - Speech Link
2: single-sex spaces and ensuring that vulnerable women are protected, and we should get the legislation - Speech Link
3: focusing on the three sectors that employ the most women, and also on those with large gender pay gaps, such - Speech Link

5. Transport: North East of England
20/07/2017 - Lords Chamber

1: Majesty’s Government what are their priorities for transport investment in the North East of England over the - Speech Link
2: to create a more reliable and less congested transport network that works for users, builds a stronger - Speech Link
3: Minister to bring forward, not delay, badly needed transport schemes in our region. In particular, I urge him - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Women in Transport
1. UN Women
asked by: Paul Sweeney
07/12/2017
... what recent discussions her Department has had with UN Women about the UK contribution to its core funding.

2. UN Women
asked by: Chris Law
29/11/2017
... what steps her Department plans to take to support UN Women following the publication of the Multilateral Development Review 2016.

3. UN Women: Finance
asked by: Baroness Tonge
18/07/2019
... and (c) 2018–19.

4. UN Women: Finance
asked by: Baroness Tonge
13/09/2018
... and (c) 2017–18.

5. Transport
asked by: Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle
27/01/2021
... and (2) the UK’s departure from the EU.

Latest Questions
5 Current APPG Officers
Baroness Randerson Portrait
Baroness Randerson
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 21st July 2016
Peter Bottomley Portrait
Peter Bottomley
Officer
Conservative - Worthing West
Joined: 28th September 2017
Baroness Prosser Portrait
Baroness Prosser
Officer
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 21st July 2016
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Ruth Cadbury MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8590.

Email: ruthcadburymp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Jo Field, Women in Transport, c/o JFG Communications Ltd, 42 Sugden Road, London SW11 5EF. Tel: 07788 131 347

Email: jo@jfgcomms.co.uk

Secretariat:

Women in Transport acts as the group's secretariat. http://womenintransport.com/

Benefits in Kind
Date
4 Mar 2020
Source
Women in Transport
Description
Women in Transport are assisted by JFG Communications to act as the group's secretariat   From : 04/03/2020 To : 03/03/2021
Value
£9,001
Date
12 Sep 2018
Source
Women in Transport
Description
Women in Transport are assisted by JFG Communications to act as the group's secretariat   From : 12/09/2018 To : 11/09/2019
Value
£13,501
Date
12 Dec 2017
Source
Women in Transport
Description
Women in Transport are assisted by JFG Communications to act as the group's secretariat   From : 12/12/2017 To : 11/12/2018
Value
£13,501
Date
12 Sep 2017
Source
Women in Transport
Description
Women in Transport are assisted by JFG Communications to act as the group's secretariat   From : 12/09/2017 To : 11/09/2018
Value
£13,501
Date
24 May 2016
Source
WTS London
Description
Secretariat   From : 24/05/2016 To : 23/05/2017
Value
£3,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Women in Transport APPG

Former APPG Officers
Jess Phillips Portrait
Jess Phillips
Officer
Labour - Birmingham, Yardley
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
Drew Hendry Portrait
Drew Hendry
Officer
Scottish National Party - Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Joined: 21st July 2016
Departed: 2nd January 2019
Angela Crawley Portrait
Angela Crawley
Officer
Scottish National Party - Lanark and Hamilton East
Joined: 21st July 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
2 APPG Memberships
Unconscious Bias , Women in Parliament
Robert Flello Portrait
Robert Flello
Officer
Labour - Former Member for Stoke-on-Trent South
Joined: 21st July 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships