‘A community of responders’
Strengthening logistics preparedness in Polynesia23 November 2018
For participants from the small South Pacific island nation of Tokelau, the journey to Polynesia’s first humanitarian logistics preparedness workshop was not as simple as jumping on a plane. Scattered across three atolls in the Pacific Ocean and with no access to air transport, the Tokelau...
‘Local responders are at the heart of the platform’
A look into the Pacific region’s latest humanitarian logistics tool28 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...
5 things you didn't know about...the Preparedness Project
Did you know? Studies show supply chain costs make up 60-80% of humanitarian response.08 August 2018
Good intentions, unintended consequences: how to help when disasters strike the Pacific 21 June 2018
Vanuatu’s Ambae Emergency: a Locally-led Evacuation 26 January 2018
The Logistics Cluster in the Pacific advocates “Cash is Best” message for 2017-18 cyclone season 03 November 2017