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...