After the storm
44 days, 4 Countries, 4 LRTs
11 December 2019
“There’s no way the Logistics Response Team training can be described in just one word – it’s too much” says Khaula, a facilitator at the recent Southern African LRT edition.Intense, overwhelming, rewarding, enlightening. Accomplishment, relief, exhaustion. Stress, shiver, and sweat. This is the...
Global Logistics Cluster Preparedness Workshop, Rome, Italy, 25-27 November 2019
“Failing to Prepare is Preparing to Fail”
The Global Logistics Cluster Preparedness Workshop, Rome, Italy, 25-27 November 2019
11 December 2019
Athalie Mayo, the Global Logistics Cluster (GLC) Coordinator, echoed Benjamin Franklin when opening the second GLC Preparedness Workshop by reminding the audience that, “failing to prepare is preparing to fail.”Over the course of the workshop, 35 participants from 19 countries presented the...
5 things you didn't know about...the operation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Did you know? DRC has an area bigger than Spain, France, Germany, Sweden and Norway combined!
16 July 2018
Helicopter DRC
From Kathmandu, to Rome: a chat with Susan Pokharel on his logistics journey
When the Nepal earthquake of 2015 struck, Susan was sparked into humanitarian action. Now he's a cargo tracking officer in Rome.
13 July 2018
Helicopter landing near mountain in Nepal
In the field: 10 minutes with Georgia Farley
Georgia tells us about her experience as an IM officer in the NE Nigeria response
13 July 2018
The Preparedness Project: an update from Madagascar
We sit down with Christian once again to hear about the latest updates from Madagascar’s preparedness project
06 July 2018
The first Logistics Cluster Global Meeting in the Americas
The Logistics Cluster brought members of the humanitarian community together for the first of the bi-annual forums.
29 June 2018
Logistics Cluster Global Meeting Washington DC
‘You have to live and breathe it. You have to believe in it’
Logistician Jenna Lusaka is bringing her skills to some of the Pacific’s most remote communities
27 June 2018
Jenna Lusaka is the National Logistics Cluster Development Officer at WFP's Pacific Office based in Suva, Fiji