From teacher, to logistician
Meet Vani, the first intern in one of the latest logistics preparedness initiatives in the Pacific
04 February 2019
In February 2016, the southern hemisphere’s strongest ever tropical cyclone on record, Cyclone Winston, tore through the Pacific Island nation of Fiji. Home to 869,458 people across 110 islands, the category 5 cyclone impacted villages and remote communities across the country. Logistics...
“If we plan ahead we’re able to adapt”
Voices from the Pacific region on logistics preparedness
29 January 2019
It’s November in Tonga, cyclone season in the South Pacific region began 19 days ago, and in the small island nation’s capital of Nuku'alofa 49 people gather for the Polynesia logistics preparedness workshop. With 36 inhabited islands lying across the Pacific Ring of Fire, Tonga is ranked the...