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Supporting the Humanitarian Response in Cox’s Bazar

HELP Logistics and IIM Kozhikode provide humanitarian logistics management training to humanitarian practitioners in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh.

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Collaborating to Transform Health Supply Chains in Nigeria

HELP Logistics and the Africa Resource Center launch the Supply Chain Workforce Development for Health Systems Program in Nigeria.

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Introductory Importation and Customs Clearance Online Course Open for Registration

The Introductory course to Importation and Customs Clearance is launched on HELP Logistics’ online learning platform.

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The State of Food Security in Jordan and the Middle East

Regional Challenges and opportunities in the aftermath of COVID-19 and the ongoing Ukrainian war.

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Supporting the Health Workforce in Nigeria to Improve Accessibility to Essential Health Commodities

HELP Logistics collaborates with the African Resource Center to equip health workers in Nigeria with essential Supply Chain Management skills.

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How can we reduce the environmental footprint of humanitarian supply chains?

The Center for Humanitarian Logistics and Regional Development (CHORD) and UNFPA present their research findings in a live session organised by the Logistics Cluster.

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Joining Hands to Boost Prepardenss and Disaster Response in the Pacific Islands

HELP Logistics collaborates with The World Food Programme, Fiji and the Logistics Cluster Pacific Multi Country Office to boost the preparedness and capacity of national disaster management organisations in the Pacific Islands.

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Spanish Medical Logistics in Pandemics Online Training Open for Registration

HELP Logistics launches its Medical Logistics in Pandemics online training in Spanish for a second cohort of participants.

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Investing in Humanitarian Supply Chain Preparedness in Indonesia

HELP Logistics and the Indonesia Red Cross initiate discussions to launch a supply chain preparedness investment project.

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Supporting CARE International in Regional Supply Chain Improvements

HELP Logistics participates in CARE International’s regional supply chain workshop in Accra, Ghana.

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How can we enhance transparency and accountability in humanitarian supply chains?

HELP Logistics provides supply chain fraud and corruption prevention and detection training to humanitarian practitioners in Jordan

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From the Classroom to the Field: Fostering Cross-Sectoral Collaboration in The Asia-Pacific Region

HELP Logistics and The Thammasat Business School extend their collaboration to continue providing technical assistance, training, and consulting services to humanitarian organisations in Asia and the Pacific region.

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Joining efforts to improve preparedness and disaster resilience in Madagascar

HELP Logistics performed a scoping mission in Madagascar to provide logistics expertise to humanitarian responders in this disaster prone nation.

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German-Kenyan Intercultural Music Exchange

Three years ago the idea of an intercultural exchange through giving concerts and masterclasses in Nairobi, Kenya was just a dream. Now it’s a reality!

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Building Humanitarian Logistics Capacities in Cox’s Bazar

HELP Logistics and IIM Kozhikode provided training on humanitarian logistics management to humanitarian practitioners in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh.

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Join us at the Humanitarian Networks and Patnerships Week (HNPW)

HELP Logistics, The Kuehne Logistics University (KLU) and the Center for Humanitarian Logistics and Regional Development (CHORD), will present in two hybrid sessions on the 12th of May in Geneva at the upcoming Humanitarian Networks and Partnerships Week (HNPW).

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The future of humitarian logistics

Logistics is essential to the delivery of humanitarian aid. How can it help humanitarian operations to become more efficient, effective and environmentally friendly?

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Improving food self sufficience in Guinea by applying HELP Logistics designed tools for measuring post-harvest losses in rice production

Using the latest version of the Food Supply Chain Assessment (FSA) tool, HELP Logistics experts calculated post-harvest rice losses and proposed mitigation solutions.

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Learning how to prepare, plan, and respond to humanitarian disasters

Delivering an interactive humanitarian supply chain management training to students in Singapore.

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The Need for Speed: Wool and Mohair Farmers’ Edition

Through a logistics lens, HELP Logistics assessed the wool and mohair supply chain in Lesotho and identified inefficiencies costing farmers time and money.

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Amplifying the Voices of Women in Leadership

Amplifying the voices of women leaders in health supply chain preparedness and planning in a post-pandemic world.

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Health Preparedness in Disaster-Prone Indonesia

The Medical Logistics in Pandemics (MLP) online training provided both lecturers and students at the ITL Trisakti University with informative insights and practical knowledge on navigating health and medical supply chain challenges during a pandemic or health crisis.

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Making Humanitarian Logistics Research Open to all!

HELP Logistics and the Kühne Foundation has agreed a four-year sponsorship deal with Emerald Publishing to flip the Journal of Humanitarian Logistics and Supply Chain Management to a fully open access journal from 2023.

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Strengthening Health Supply Chain capacities in the Ivory Coast

HELP Logistics collaborates with the Ivory Coast Ministry of Health to strengthen health supply chain expertise in the country.

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Developing Supply Chain Leadership Knowledge in Kenya

HELP Logistics partners with Strathmore Business School and Africa Resource Centre (ARC) to provide a supply chain leadership programme to mid-level managers at the Kenyan Ministry of Health.

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Strengthening Humanitarian Logistics Capacities in the Middle East

HELP Logistics and The German Jordanian University Sign an Agreement to Launch Two Rounds of the Humanitarian Logistics Diploma Programme

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Essential pandemic logistics online course now available in Spanish!

HELP Logistics launches its Medical Logistics in Pandemics (MLP) training in Spanish for the first cohort of 350 participants in Latin America.

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Enhancing Environmental Sustainability in Humanitarian Supply Chains

What does it take to design and adopt sustainable supply chain operations in the humanitarian context?

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HELP Logistics and the German Jordanian University Launch The Second Round of The Humanitarian Logistics Diploma Program (HLDP)

The Humanitarian Logistics Diploma Program addresses the pressing need for qualified logistics talent in the humanitarian sector both in Jordan and the Middle East region.

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HELP Logistics Delivers Medical Logistics in Pandemics Training to Supply Chain Faculty and Students in Indonesia

Learning about medical supply chains in the humanitarian sector is not just a hot topic, but one that is here to stay.

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Strengthening Last Mile Health Commodity Supply Chains in Malawi

HELP Logistics collaborates with VillageReach to provide public health logisticians in Malawi with essential knowledge and skills for improving the availability of essential health commodities and vaccines.

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The Right Place at the Ripe Time

HELP Logistics, in partnership with IFAD, assisted the Government of Uganda to assess an oil palm supply chain on Kalangala Island, where we discovered an erronious behaviour that lost farmer collectives USD 257,382, while incurring unnecessary transportation costs of USD 11,000 each year.

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Onwards and Upwards for Supply Chain Teams in Sri Lanka and Beyond

Building Capacities and Competencies in Supply Chain Field Teams across the Asia Pacific.

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Designing an Educational Board Game for Humanitarian Logistics Management

HELP Logistics collaborates with Business on the Move to create a logistics board game for the humanitarian sector.

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Creating a Brighter Future for Bhutan’s Children, One School Meal at a Time

HELP Logistics collaborates with the Singapore University of Social Sciences and the World Food Programme to enhance the national School Feeding Programme supply chain in Bhutan.

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HELP Logistics launches Cold Chain and Vaccination Logistics online training

Cold Chain and Vaccination Logistics training is now available as part of the Medical Logistics in Pandemics (MLP) online training course.

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Sustainable localisation to increase the readiness of supply chain operations

Logistics in Emergency Training organised by HELP Logistics and partners were provided to logistics and non-logistics staff of the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) to strengthen its response capacity.

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New Research Center for Humanitarian Logistics and Regional Development Launched in Hamburg

After many years of successful project-based collaborations, Kühne Logistics University (KLU) and HELP Logistics have now established a joint Research Center for Humanitarian Logistics and Regional Development (CHORD).

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Humanitarian Innovation and Collaboration in Asia Pacific

Various agencies and institutions including HELP Logistics collaborate to share knowledge and innovation in HELIX 2021

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Kuehne+Nagel and HELP Logistics Continuous Collaboration

Knowledge exchange as a vehicle to respond to COVID-19

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Strengthening local capacity for the benefit of the broader region

HELP Logistics conducted a Humanitarian Supply Chain Workshop for the Singapore Red Cross as part of a local capacity building roadmap on emergency response preparedness in the region.

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Prepare and invest before the emergency hits

HELP Logistics presented an initiative on supply chain preparedness to ASEAN Member States to demonstrate a holistic capacity-building investment programme that can deliver better emergency responses.

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Streamlining Emergency Response Operations through the Revision of Logistics Manuals

New Logistics Management System manuals improve supply chain preparedness for the Philippine Red Cross.

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Building strength on your doorstep

The logistics webinar training for the Rapid Response Team (RRT) in Asia-Pacific develops local and regional logistics specialists to strengthen the surge capacity for emergencies.

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Humanitarian Warehouses. When bottlenecks are not an option

The refugees in Rohingya need aid on time. Improving warehouse inventory control and increasing efficiencies is not just good practice; it can make or break aid deliveries for those who need it.

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Webinar on Reinforcing Humanitarian Collaboration in Asia Pacific and Beyond

HELP Logistics is pleased to host a webinar on strengthening humanitarian collaboration in the Asia Pacific Region on 8th December 2020

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Humanitarian Knowledge Transfer from the Field to the Classroom

Global webinar series for young talent in Singapore to raise awareness and insights into humanitarian logistics

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Logistics in Pandemics training for the International Humanitarian City members

E-Learning course supports logisticians responding to COVID-19

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Virtual Pharma & Heath Supply Training with World Food Programme (WFP)

Managing public health supply chains through the lens of a logistician.

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Medical Logistics in Pandemics Training for UNFPA

HELP partners with UNFPA to strengthen the capacity of logistics and health professionals through its online learning program ‘Medical Logistics in Pandemics’

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COVID-19 and the locust plague – How East Africa’s booming economy is impacted

HELP Logistics and Farm to Market Alliance measure the impact of COVID-19 on East Africa’s food supply networks.

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Improving Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for Emergency Operational Improvement

HELP Logistics supported the Philippine Red Cross to enhance the quality of in-house SOPs to ensure effective and efficient emergency response operation in any disaster.

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Small Livestock value chains offer the opportunity for increased food security in Jordan

HELP Logistics collaborates with IFAD and the Ministry of Agriculture to map the value chain of local small livestock breeds in Jordan.

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STRIVE TOGETHER 2020

HELP Logistics and KLU supporting IFRC with their upcoming virtual climate summit on 9 and 10 September 2020.

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Country Logistics Resilience Indicators

Web-based tool supports identifying country-specific vulnerabilities and building resilient supply chains

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Adapting Rural Farmer Value Chains during COVID-19 Pandemic

HELP collaborated with IFAD and rural farmers in Lesotho to adapt their value chains so they can better respond to logistics challenges caused by the COVID-19 Pandemic.

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Virtual PSM training with ARC Nigeria

Re-imagining essential Medical Logistics training during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Supply chain training for Malaysia COVID-19 response medical team

Approximately 175 participants from government and private agencies tuned in to learn and exchange supply chain knowledge in medical response activities.

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Women Emerging Isolation Initiative

HELP is proud to contribute to the Women Emerging from Isolation initiative run by Common Purpose. We are especially excited that the supply chain and logistics sector will benefit.

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Thriving in emergencies and disruptions need the right people in the right place

In cooperation with Action Contre la Faim (ACF) and the Kühne Logistics University (KLU), HELP Logistics has launched a research project on HR planning in the humanitarian sector.

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HELP Logistics remotely strengthens capacity of a strategic partner in Asia amidst the COVID-19 pandemic

HELP Logistics believes in investing in human resource capacity building as it plays a vital role in an organisation, and the power of capacity building gives the organisation a great return in investment.

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Remote training provides access to medical supply chain learning and collaboration

Responding to the need for pharma supply chain training in a pandemic requires agility, resources and commitment. Online learning is accelerating and providing opportunities for practitioners to connect.

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Medical Logistics Webinars in East Africa

HELP Logistics partnered with the Inter Agency Working Group (IAWG) of East and Central Africa to host a series of online webinars on medical logistics in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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HELP Logistics launches COVID-19 logistics help desk

Remote technical assistance helps UNFPA manage bottlenecks and continue delivery throughout the pandemic.

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HELP Logistics collaborate with IFAD in Ethiopia

In early March, HELP Logistics collaborated with the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) in Ethiopia and the Ethiopian Ministry of Agriculture.

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HELP Logistics and IIMK combining organisation strengths

HELP Logistics and the Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode (IIMK) are pleased to announce a new Memorandum of Understanding.

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HELP Logistics and LRC continuing their collaboration

HELP Logistics and the Lebanese Red Cross (LRC) continued their year on year collaboration on their national emergency contingency planning and preparedness project.

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Design Thinking to tackle humanitarian challenges

More than 150 participants from the humanitarian, public, private sectors and academia came together during IMPACT week in Amman hosted by HELP Logistics, Lufthansa and the German Jordanian University.

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How are humanitarian agencies coping with the manifold challenges on their supply chains?

HELP Logistics together with KLU and the Logistics Cluster analysed the situation.

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Extending the academic partnership with Thammasat University

HELP Logistics and Thammasat University in Thailand have extended their current partnership focusing on enhancing humanitarian logistics capacity whilst also strengthening the humanitarian network around South East Asia and the Pacific.

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The 7th Africa Logistics Conference

How are physical and digital infrastructures changing African Supply Networks? What opportunities and challenges do these present for supply actors? How can supply network challenges for food security, health responses and sustainability engage?

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Humanitarian logistics lectures provided to Republic Polytechnic in Singapore

HELP Logistics Asia recently dedicated 4 days as special facilitators to provide lectures on Humanitarian Logistics and Supply Chain Management to students of the School of Engineering, Republic Polytechnic in Singapore.

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Executive Supply Chain Management (ESM) Training Delivered in Africa

The first Executive Supply Chain Management (ESM) training was delivered to humanitarian supply chain leaders in Kenya.

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Pharma and Health Supply Chain (PSM) Training Provided to WFP Frontline Responders

HELP Logistics delivered the Pharma and Health Supply Chain Training (PSM) to World Food Programme (WFP) logistics experts from East Africa. A critical element of the PSM focuses on emergency logistics preparedness and response during disease outbreaks, such as COVID-19.

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6th Humanitarian Networks and Partnerships Week (HNPW)

HELP Logistics contributed to the UN OCHA IMPACCT technical working group session entitled "Bureaucratic Impediments of Importation of Relief Goods during Complex Emergencies" at the 6th Humanitarian Networks and Partnerships Week (HNPW).

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HELP Logistics partnering with International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) in Kenya

HELP Logistics partnered with International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) on behalf of the Government of Kenya; to work with vulnerable farmers and supply chain actors to design a livestock commercialisation project for small-holder farmer livelihood improvement.

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HELP Logistics opens new regional office in West Africa

The Ambassador of Switzerland to Senegal, Mrs. Dr. Marion Weichelt, visited the newly opened office on 14 January 2020.

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HELP Logistics develops health supply chain curriculum for University of Public Health in Myanmar

In a first joint-project both organisations are supporting the Government of Myanmar to develop a post graduate certification programme in Health Supply Chain Management designed to meet the academic needs of the University of Public Health.

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