Participants present their ideas at the Preparedness Platform Workshop
Cox’s Bazar: new technology, for a quicker response
Introducing the Logistics Sector Preparedness Platform in Cox’s Bazar
09 April 2019
April marks the beginning of cyclone season in Cox’s Bazar. In two months, monsoon season begins. Now, imagine this: you’re a field logistician and it has been raining for three days in a row. You know the roads may have been affected but you don’t know how serious nor where. You also know...
WFP aircraft carry life-saving items on behalf of partners - Credits/WFP
Responding to Idai
The Logistics Cluster in Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe
09 April 2019
It began in early March. A severe weather system formed off the eastern coast of Malawi and Mozambique, bringing heavy rains and strong winds, before tracking back to the Mozambique channel. Here, it intensified into Category 3 Cyclone Idai, making landfall in Beira, Mozambique on 14 MarchThree...
‘Local responders are at the heart of the platform’
A look into the Pacific region’s latest humanitarian logistics tool
28 September 2018
Identify. Define. Implement: building a logistics action plan
An update from the Madagascar Preparedness Project
27 September 2018
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
Monsoon rains, powerful earthquakes and damaging cyclones
Why logistics preparedness is critical for Bangladesh
13 August 2018
Cyclone and Landslide Simulation Exercise in Bangladesh
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
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
Four participants set up a MSU as part of a training in Yemen
What would you tell your pre-deployment self? Behind the scenes of the Rohingya Crisis
Find out more about the four women spearheading the Logistics Sector operation in Cox’s Bazar.
08 August 2018
Ukhiya Hub, Bangladesh
The Iraq Response: 10 minutes with Danish Refugee Council
As families start to return home, humanitarians are there to ensure all their basic needs are met
03 August 2018
Two men survey a Logistics Cluster mobile storage unit in Iraq

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