International Transport Forum - 2014 annual summit Transport for a Changing World | 21-23 may 2014 - Leipsig, Germany | France presidency
Lydia Sindisiwe Chikunga
Deputy Minister of Transport
South Africa
New trade patterns: The implications for maritime transport
16:45 - 18:15Wednesday, 27 May 2015

Lydia Sindisiwe Chikunga is South Africa’s Deputy Minister of Transport and a member of the African National Congress party. Her priority areas of responsibilities broadly involve transport safety and security in the aviation, maritime, rail and road safety disciplines, transformation and women empowerment. She has been a member of parliament since 2004, serving as whip from 2007 to 2009. Sindisiwe Chikunga was the Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Police from 2009 to 2012. She has also served as a Member of the Portfolio Committee on Housing.