“She thinks big and makes it happen”
This International Women’s Day we profile South Sudan’s inspiring Logistics Cluster Coordinator.08 March 2019
It’s been almost half a decade since Julie Vanderwiel first met Fiona Lithgow.“She rocked up at the office in Juba in May 2014. Off the plane, straight to the container with all her luggage ready for her move to South Sudan.”“I remember being stressed out, we had a workload up to our ears, and here...
Responding in Malakal
Three facts you might not know about one of South Sudan’s busiest operational hubs04 February 2019
In Malakal, in north-eastern South Sudan, the Logistics Cluster story is a tale of partnerships.Since early 2014, IOM has been the focal point for the cluster in Malakal, a city on the banks of the White Nile. Here, humanitarian agencies support the Protection of Civilians (POC) camp, home to...
New season, new challenges
Navigating South Sudan’s dry and rainy seasons in the era of climate change03 December 2018
Pandemic preparedness in the midst of an emergency response
How the Logistics Cluster in South Sudan is working to prevent the spread of the Ebola Virus05 October 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
Renovating the airstrip in Ulang, South Sudan 04 May 2018
The Logistics Cluster kicked-off the first in a series of logistics trainings in South Sudan 02 March 2018
An interview with Diko Amariah 15 February 2018
The Logistics Cluster coordinated the largest inter-agency convoy in South Sudan in 2017 31 January 2018