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06 Dec 2017 description
report Logistics Cluster

Humanitarian logisticians work around the clock to move critical relief items in often complex and challenging environments. To ensure this is accomplished in a timely and cost-efficient way, professional skills in warehouse management and cargo handling are required.

10 Nov 2017 description

Overview

The Logistics Cluster enables global, regional and local actors to meet humanitarian needs.

Before crises, we work with the stakeholders in high-risk countries and regions to strengthen local capacities working with governments and local actors on system-wide preparedness and contingency planning.

In crises, where local capacities have been exceeded, we provide leadership, coordination, information and operational services.

09 Aug 2017 description

Gender equality and women’s empowerment are not only fundamental human rights, but are also key to solving any challenge in this world. The Logistics Cluster community strongly believes that we perform better as a Logistics Cluster when we strive to have a good gender balance.

In South Sudan, besides coordinating cargo movement on behalf of humanitarians the Logistics Cluster has been championing these principles by promoting gender equality and women empowerment amongst staff and partners nationally and at local field levels.