The health care supply chain for humanitarian aid — Medically Necessary

The Supply Chain Journal

That’s where humanitarian aid distributors come to help. FreightWaves TV Medically Necessary Podcast News Humanitarian Logistics matt bloisUnder normal circumstances, health care providers simply order the supplies they need.

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Trusted partners key to supply chain for humanitarian aid

The Supply Chain Journal

Humanitarian aid leaders say working with trusted partners in the destination country is key. Step one in the health care supply chain for humanitarian aid is gathering information about what patients need, says Thomas Tighe, CEO of the nonprofit health care distributor Direct Relief.

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Qatar Airways Cargo pledges to move ‘1 million kilos’ of humanitarian aid for free

The LoadStar

Qatar Airways Cargo is offering to move one million kilos of humanitarian freight free of charge between now and the end of the year. The post Qatar Airways Cargo pledges to move ‘1 million kilos’ of humanitarian aid for free appeared first on The Loadstar. Air Humanitarian Loadstar posts News Humanitarian logistics Qatar Airways Cargo the future of airlines

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Emirates SkyCargo Delivers Aid to Burkina Faso – Airfreight Logistics

247 Customs Broker

Airlines Burkina Faso Emirates Skycargo Humanitarian Aid customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

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Bolloré Logistics India Successfully Handles a Charter from Mumbai to Yangon

Airfreight Logistics

Bolloré Logistics India successfully moved a charter for Aid & Relief and Healthcare shipments from Mumbai, India to Yangon, Myanmar. Uncategorized Bollore Logistics Humanitarian Aid India Myanmar

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World Aids Day: 10 things you may not know about HIV

World Food Programme Logistics

World Aids Day: The ‘blue box’ clinic bringing hope in Mozambique 1. World Aids Day: ‘Without food antiretrovirals don’t work’ 7. million or 1 in 14 people living with HIV were affected by humanitarian emergencies. hiv humanitarian aids

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‘Becoming a humanitarian was my way of saying no to what was happening in Syria’

World Food Programme Logistics

A World Food Programme Local Security Agent talks about the challenges of keeping humanitarian workers in Aleppo safe ‘When anyone targets an ambulance, he is killing all of humanity,’ says Bashir. Becoming a humanitarian was my way of saying no to what was happening in Syria.”

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Emirates SkyCargo Delivers Aid to Burkina Faso

Airfreight Logistics

Emirates SkyCargo has worked with International Humanitarian City (IHC), the world’s largest hub for humanitarian aid based in Dubai, to transport an urgent consignment of relief materials to Burkina Faso. Airlines Burkina Faso Emirates SkyCargo Humanitarian Aid

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The Value of a Global Digitized Health Community

Supply Chain Brain

Join Iain Barton, Rene Berger, Chad Davenport, Cobus Rossouw, and Greg Brady for an insightful discussion on current challenges and new technologies and processes that will improve the distribution of humanitarian aid and disaster relief globally

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World Food Day: WFP and Unicef collaborate to improve nutrition

World Food Programme Logistics

un wfp unicef humanitarian-aid hungerComplementary Feeding Bowl design?—?the the first UNICEF-WFP Innovation Project?—?is

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At hunger’s ground zero in Uganda, an aid worker counts her sacrifices, and blessings

World Food Programme Logistics

But she calls them in Kampala daily from the quarters in Ka’abong where she lives with WFP staff and other aid workers. covid19 humanitarian-aid-worker food uganda

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Stuck on the wrong side of the world but still needing to deliver food to people in Ethiopia 5,000…

World Food Programme Logistics

humanitarian-aid-worker humanitarian remote-working ethiopia wfpStuck on the wrong side of the world but still needing to deliver food to people in Ethiopia 5,000 km away. WFP staff don’t let a travel shut down stop them from getting the job done!

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Delivering Relief Aid at a Moment’s Notice

Airfreight Logistics

Behind the scenes of the Aid & Relief sector, work is continuously underway to make sure when a crisis occurs, supplies and teams are ready. The primary objectives of humanitarian aid are to save lives, alleviate suffering, and to provide materials and assistance to people in need. To learn more about the vital and important Aid & Relief sector, we spoke with Mr. Stuart Smith , Director Development & Director Humanitarian, Volga-Dnepr Group.

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What sets this air service apart?

World Food Programme Logistics

Juggling between evacuating a sick aid worker, not leaving anyone behind and dodging dust storms. The realities of the United Nations Humanitarian Air Service (UNHAS) in Niger. They are mainly aid workers, from UN agencies and non-governmental organizations (NGOs). WFP/Amadou Baraze The blue logos with ‘WFP’ stamped on the plane indicate that it is flight operated by the UN Humanitarian Air Service (UNHAS) managed by the World Food Programme (WFP).

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US DOT approves emergency cargo flights to Cuba

The Supply Chain Journal

Department of Transportation has granted temporary approval to small cargo airlines in South Florida to fly emergency aid to Cuba, where large protests have erupted in recent days in response to a long-simmering economic crisis worsened by the COVID pandemic. The U.S.

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Meet Dina?—?on the front-line of responding to disasters in Indonesia

World Food Programme Logistics

From that, I started looking for work around the same area, and so I began my career at the ASEAN Secretariat as their Disaster Management and Humanitarian Assistance Officer. That’s when I first worked within the humanitarian landscape. From that, I started looking for work around the same area, and so I began my career at the ASEAN Secretariat as their Disaster Management and Humanitarian Assistance Officer. That’s when I first worked within the humanitarian landscape.

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United Nations own sanctions hinder its humanitarian aid efforts in North Korea

247 Customs Broker

The UN’s own Security Council sanctions were part of what hampered humanitarian aid supplies and financial transfers making their way into the country, UN resident coordinator Tapan Mishra told AFP News Agency. million people that Mr Mishra said need help, the UN targeted helping about four million with the decreased amount of aid money they had received.

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FedEx Delivers Urgent Medical Supplies to China

Airfreight Logistics

Up to February 20, FedEx has delivered eight shipments consisting of 197 pallets of humanitarian aid to China on behalf of Direct Relief. These shipments include 557,560 N95 masks, 232,450 surgical masks, and more than 460,000 medical supplies.

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Cebu Pacific provides Airlift Support for COVID-19 Response Efforts

Airfreight Logistics

Over the past several years, the need for humanitarian aid has dramatically increased on the back of major natural disaster?s, Almost four tons of humanitarian aid from Vice President Leni Robredo’s Angat Buhay program has been carried by Cebu Pacific.

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Cebu Pacific provides Airlift Support for COVID-19 Response Efforts

247 Customs Broker

Over the past several years, the need for humanitarian aid has dramatically increased on the back of major natural disaster?s,

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FedEx Delivers Urgent Medical Supplies to China – Airfreight Logistics

247 Customs Broker

Up to February 20, FedEx has delivered eight shipments consisting of 197 pallets of humanitarian aid to China on behalf of Direct Relief.

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The Ukraine Logistics Coalition with Ben Gordon

The Logistics of Logistics

The situation in the Ukraine grows more desperate every minute and the need for humanitarian aid is enormous and growing. Open letter to supply chain leaders: Ukraine needs humanitarian relief – FreightWaves. The Ukraine Logistics Coalition with Ben Gordon.

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Urgent – The Ukraine Logistics Coalition with Ben Gordon

The Logistics of Logistics

The situation in the Ukraine grows more desperate every minute and the need for humanitarian aid is enormous and growing. The Logistics Coalition was formed to build a lean, fast, humanitarian supply chain in order to save more lives.

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Next-Generation Medical-Response Drones Sent to Ukraine

IoT World Today

has deployed its next-generation Medical Response Drones to Ukraine, where they will be used to bring aid to soldiers and civilians in hard-to-reach parts of the war-torn country. Based in Orlando, Florida, the organization works to bring medical and humanitarian aid to Ukraine.

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Cautious Volga-Dnepr: AN-124s will now only carry ‘big and ugly’ cargo

The LoadStar

Volga-Dnepr is playing the long game when it comes to its precious AN-124s – and will no longer use them for anything other than outsize cargo or humanitarian aid.

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DB Schenker Supports Personal Humanitarian Shipment to Ukraine

Now, That's Logistics

When Russia invaded Ukraine in February, it created a humanitarian crisis that quickly rippled across the globe. The transportation of humanitarian aid goods took a separate prioritized position.

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Amazon opens first disaster-relief logistics hub

The Supply Chain Journal

The site’s location will help Amazon’s humanitarian aid partners respond more swiftly to natural disasters, it said. Amazon.com Inc.

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Ben Dinsdale to lead humanitarian and government services at Air Charter Service

The LoadStar

Air Charter Service (ACS) has appointed Ben Dinsdale as its global director for humanitarian and government services, a new role. ACS claims it has played a part in almost every humanitarian aid effort since it was founded in 1990, from the Somalian civil war to.

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The Log Book: Nonprofit groups mobilize to help Hurricane Ida survivors

The Supply Chain Journal

A nonprofit trucking organization and a humanitarian aid group will be collecting relief supplies in the nation’s capital on Sunday to help those hardest hit by Hurricane Ida in southwest Louisiana.

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This Week in Logistics News (March 19 – 25)

Logistics Viewpoints

As the war rages on in Ukraine, more and more companies and countries are looking at ways they can help with massive humanitarian aid. Last Friday marked the 32 nd anniversary of the largest art heist in the world.

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Disaster Response Team end Cyclone Idai mission

247 Customs Broker

Deutsche Post DHL Group (DPDHL)’s Disaster Response Team have ended their first deployment in Africa having handled nearly 800 tonnes of Cyclone Idai aid. The last team members left Beira, Mozambique on 12 April having processed the humanitarian aid from approximately 50 aircraft for distribution to those affected by the disaster.

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Consultant Insight: Mixed results from Memphis and Louisville express hubs

Logistics Trends and Insights

This humanitarian aid that began in China quickly expanded in March and April to other parts of the world, as both FedEx and UPS announced participation in the U.S. (Originally published in Air Cargo World ).

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When air travel is restricted how do humanitarian workers get to where they are needed most?

World Food Programme Logistics

The European Union partners with WFP and UNHAS to provide humanitarian air transport in Kenya and beyond. However essential workers such as humanitarian staff, were authorized to travel by the Government with strict adherence to laid out safety procedures.

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Keeping planes in the sky above Ethiopia during coronavirus

World Food Programme Logistics

Made by possible thanks to EU Humanitarian Aid Story by Melese Awoke Passengers board an UNHAS flight. In some countries already struggling to get by, like Ethiopia, the World Food Programme (WFP)’s Humanitarian Air Service (UNHAS) has a unique role to play.

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The Log Book: Maersk drops container fees to $1 for COVID supplies

The Supply Chain Journal

We look forward to working closely with donors, Maersk and the government of India in this humanitarian aid service.”. You may also like: The Log Book: CMA CGM to aid Chesapeake Bay oyster replenishment.

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Airbus Foundation and THAI Deliver School Supplies to Narathiwat Province

Airfreight Logistics

The humanitarian goods were donated by the Airbus Foundation, its partner Aviation Without Borders and the International School of Toulouse, France, and transported to Thailand aboard an THAI A350-900 delivery flight in July 2017. THAI and the Airbus Foundation have jointly organized five goodwill delivery flights since 2011, transporting some 20 tons of humanitarian aid, medical equipment, clothes, toys and school supplies.

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Drone Delivery Canada Announces Testing for its Heavy-lift, Long-Range Cargo Delivery Drone

Airfreight Logistics

The capabilities of the Condor simply address many social (medical, pharmaceutical, remote communities, humanitarian aid, etc) and economic (mining, oil & gas, courier, etc) use-cases being requested by DDC’s customers.

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Qatar Airways Cargo Prioritizes Transport of Essential Medical Supplies and Aid Relief

Airfreight Logistics

In the past month, the airline has transported over 50,000,000kg of medical and aid supplies to impacted regions around the globe. The post Qatar Airways Cargo Prioritizes Transport of Essential Medical Supplies and Aid Relief appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.

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Mask making in Cox’s Bazar leading a way to handle the pandemic

World Food Programme Logistics

Moyuna is one of the Rohingya Women making masks for her community Photo: WFP/Brook duBois Meanwhile in the refugee camps, families continue to rely on humanitarian aid for survival. Meet the women in Cox’s Bazar utilizing their skills to protect their community from COVID-19.

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Tiaca’s brave new sustainable air cargo world… but will supply chain partners support?

The LoadStar

Wings for Aid – which designed a cardboard box filled with humanitarian aid that can be safely dropped from an aircraft – is in a “growth market”, said general manager Barry Koperberg. Climate change will increase humanitarian crises around the world, he said. . There is, quite frankly, a rather horrible, sick irony in the choice of the winner of The International Air Cargo Association’s (Tiaca’s) first sustainability award. .

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