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The crisis in Nepal is one of extreme logistical challenges, even for experts. How does one overcome a topography that is so mountainous when what little infrastructure there was has been destroyed by the devastating earthquake in this South Asian, landlocked country?
FedEx pledges $1m in aid to support relief of Nepal earthquake disaster
WHO setting up Gorkha field office to extend healthcare reach in Nepal
The World Health Organization has announced the establishment of a new field office in the Gorkha district of Nepal, to serve as a strategic hub to extend healthcare in disaster-stricken country. Read more
UPS commits $500,000 and logistics expertise in support of Nepal earthquake recovery
DP DHL sends Disaster Response Team to Nepal
WFP among the logistics organisations facilitating vital relief in Nepal
Natural disasters like the recent earthquake in Nepal highlight the importance of good logistics in the starkest terms. Mobilizing an effective logistics effort is of vital importance to facilitate the international aid response to disasters like this and the WFP is one organisation focussed on that logistics effort. Read more
Global Contract Logistics 2013
A comprehensive overview of the global contract logistics market including analysis, commentary, market sizing, ranking and market shares, outsourcing rates and profiles of the leading global contract logistics operators.
Sub-Saharan Africa Logistics 2012
An analysis of the logistics investment opportunities in Sub-Saharan Africa.