Four participants set up a MSU as part of a training in Yemen
Reinforcing skills of humanitarian responders in Yemen to reinforce the cluster approach
A skilled and well-trained team of actors is crucial for an effective response in Yemen.
08 August 2018
The Logistics Cluster is only as strong its partners. If emergency responders are familiar with the strategy of the cluster in-country, its functions and how to access the available resources, then the coordination mechanism works at its best and the humanitarian response is most effective.This is...
VOS Apollo, Lionel, shipping, transport of cargo
VOS Apollo and VOS Theia: The Maritime Lifelines Flowing Through the Waters of the Gulf of Aden.
An interview with Lionel Schenal, Logistics Officer in charge of sea operations for Yemen
26 April 2018
Lionel is based in Djibouti and from there he manages the voyages of the WFP-chartered vessels VOS Apollo and VOS Theia. It was not easy to lock thirty minutes in his incredibly busy schedule and sure enough he arrived late, directly from the port of Djibouti. “Sorry, I normally make a point...