‘Local responders are at the heart of the platform’
A look into the Pacific region’s latest humanitarian logistics tool
28 September 2018
In the lead-up to cyclone season, logisticians across the Pacific region sit down to review and revise their prepositioning strategies. Is there enough stocks at community, provincial, national and regional level? What stocks are a priority, in what quantities and where?This task just became easier...
Identify. Define. Implement: building a logistics action plan
An update from the Madagascar Preparedness Project
27 September 2018
12 million people affected. USD $1 billion in damages. These are the figures behind the 50 natural disasters that have struck Madagascar over the past 37 years.Effective logistics coordination is at the core of any disaster response, making preparedness initiatives critical for island nations such...
Humanitarians working hand-in-hand in the Democratic Republic of Congo
Partners working to revitalise logistics infrastructure
14 September 2018
Kigeme Refugee Camp - WFP/Rein Skullerud
We are humanitarians!
Celebrating World Humanitarian day 2018
05 September 2018
5 things you didn't know about...the operation in South Sudan
During the rainy season, 13% of this vast country is covered by the Sudd - one of the largest swamps in the world.
03 September 2018