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Humanitarian Logistics And Disasters Training

BMC Training provides a training course in Humanitarian Logistics And Disasters in Warehouse , Logistics , Supply Chain and Inventory

Course Title
Venue
Start Date
End Date
  • Istanbul
    27 - 1 - 2019
    7 - 2 - 2019
  • Bali
    27 - 1 - 2019
    7 - 2 - 2019
  • Singapore
    27 - 1 - 2019
    7 - 2 - 2019
  • London
    20 - 1 - 2019
    31 - 1 - 2019
  • Madrid
    20 - 1 - 2019
    31 - 1 - 2019
  • Munich
    20 - 1 - 2019
    31 - 1 - 2019
  • Berlin
    20 - 1 - 2019
    31 - 1 - 2019
  • Kuala Lumpur
    13 - 1 - 2019
    24 - 1 - 2019
  • Rome
    13 - 1 - 2019
    24 - 1 - 2019
  • Barcelona
    13 - 1 - 2019
    24 - 1 - 2019
  • Zurich
    13 - 1 - 2019
    24 - 1 - 2019
  • Dubai
    6 - 1 - 2019
    17 - 1 - 2019
  • Paris
    6 - 1 - 2019
    17 - 1 - 2019
  • Hong Kong
    6 - 1 - 2019
    17 - 1 - 2019
  • London
    24 - 2 - 2019
    7 - 3 - 2019
  • Madrid
    24 - 2 - 2019
    7 - 3 - 2019
  • Munich
    24 - 2 - 2019
    7 - 3 - 2019
  • Berlin
    24 - 2 - 2019
    7 - 3 - 2019
  • Dubai
    17 - 2 - 2019
    28 - 2 - 2019
  • Paris
    17 - 2 - 2019
    28 - 2 - 2019
  • Hong Kong
    17 - 2 - 2019
    28 - 2 - 2019
  • Kuala Lumpur
    10 - 2 - 2019
    21 - 2 - 2019
  • Rome
    10 - 2 - 2019
    21 - 2 - 2019
  • Barcelona
    10 - 2 - 2019
    21 - 2 - 2019
  • Zurich
    10 - 2 - 2019
    21 - 2 - 2019
  • Istanbul
    3 - 2 - 2019
    14 - 2 - 2019
  • Bali
    3 - 2 - 2019
    14 - 2 - 2019
  • Singapore
    3 - 2 - 2019
    14 - 2 - 2019
  • Istanbul
    17 - 3 - 2019
    28 - 3 - 2019
  • Bali
    17 - 3 - 2019
    28 - 3 - 2019
  • Singapore
    17 - 3 - 2019
    28 - 3 - 2019
  • London
    10 - 3 - 2019
    21 - 3 - 2019
  • Madrid
    10 - 3 - 2019
    21 - 3 - 2019
  • Munich
    10 - 3 - 2019
    21 - 3 - 2019
  • Berlin
    10 - 3 - 2019
    21 - 3 - 2019
  • Kuala Lumpur
    3 - 3 - 2019
    14 - 3 - 2019
  • Rome
    3 - 3 - 2019
    14 - 3 - 2019
  • Barcelona
    3 - 3 - 2019
    14 - 3 - 2019
  • Zurich
    3 - 3 - 2019
    14 - 3 - 2019
  • Dubai
    24 - 3 - 2019
    4 - 4 - 2019
  • Paris
    24 - 3 - 2019
    4 - 4 - 2019
  • Hong Kong
    24 - 3 - 2019
    4 - 4 - 2019
  • London
    28 - 4 - 2019
    9 - 5 - 2019
  • Madrid
    28 - 4 - 2019
    9 - 5 - 2019
  • Munich
    28 - 4 - 2019
    9 - 5 - 2019
  • Berlin
    28 - 4 - 2019
    9 - 5 - 2019
  • Dubai
    7 - 4 - 2019
    18 - 4 - 2019
  • Paris
    7 - 4 - 2019
    18 - 4 - 2019
  • Hong Kong
    7 - 4 - 2019
    18 - 4 - 2019
  • Kuala Lumpur
    14 - 4 - 2019
    25 - 4 - 2019
  • Rome
    14 - 4 - 2019
    25 - 4 - 2019
  • Barcelona
    14 - 4 - 2019
    25 - 4 - 2019
  • Zurich
    14 - 4 - 2019
    25 - 4 - 2019
  • Istanbul
    21 - 4 - 2019
    2 - 5 - 2019
  • Bali
    21 - 4 - 2019
    2 - 5 - 2019
  • Singapore
    21 - 4 - 2019
    2 - 5 - 2019
  • Istanbul
    12 - 5 - 2019
    23 - 5 - 2019
  • Bali
    12 - 5 - 2019
    23 - 5 - 2019
  • Singapore
    12 - 5 - 2019
    23 - 5 - 2019
  • London
    5 - 5 - 2019
    16 - 5 - 2019
  • Madrid
    5 - 5 - 2019
    16 - 5 - 2019
  • Munich
    5 - 5 - 2019
    16 - 5 - 2019
  • Berlin
    5 - 5 - 2019
    16 - 5 - 2019
  • Kuala Lumpur
    19 - 5 - 2019
    30 - 5 - 2019
  • Rome
    19 - 5 - 2019
    30 - 5 - 2019
  • Barcelona
    19 - 5 - 2019
    30 - 5 - 2019
  • Zurich
    19 - 5 - 2019
    30 - 5 - 2019
  • Dubai
    26 - 5 - 2019
    6 - 6 - 2019
  • Paris
    26 - 5 - 2019
    6 - 6 - 2019
  • Hong Kong
    26 - 5 - 2019
    6 - 6 - 2019
  • London
    9 - 6 - 2019
    20 - 6 - 2019
  • Madrid
    9 - 6 - 2019
    20 - 6 - 2019
  • Munich
    9 - 6 - 2019
    20 - 6 - 2019
  • Berlin
    9 - 6 - 2019
    20 - 6 - 2019
  • Dubai
    16 - 6 - 2019
    27 - 6 - 2019
  • Paris
    16 - 6 - 2019
    27 - 6 - 2019
  • Hong Kong
    16 - 6 - 2019
    27 - 6 - 2019
  • Kuala Lumpur
    23 - 6 - 2019
    4 - 7 - 2019
  • Rome
    23 - 6 - 2019
    4 - 7 - 2019
  • Barcelona
    23 - 6 - 2019
    4 - 7 - 2019
  • Zurich
    23 - 6 - 2019
    4 - 7 - 2019
  • Istanbul
    2 - 6 - 2019
    13 - 6 - 2019
  • Bali
    2 - 6 - 2019
    13 - 6 - 2019
  • Singapore
    2 - 6 - 2019
    13 - 6 - 2019
  • Istanbul
    7 - 7 - 2019
    18 - 7 - 2019
  • Bali
    7 - 7 - 2019
    18 - 7 - 2019
  • Singapore
    7 - 7 - 2019
    18 - 7 - 2019
  • London
    14 - 7 - 2019
    25 - 7 - 2019
  • Madrid
    14 - 7 - 2019
    25 - 7 - 2019
  • Munich
    14 - 7 - 2019
    25 - 7 - 2019
  • Berlin
    14 - 7 - 2019
    25 - 7 - 2019
  • Kuala Lumpur
    21 - 7 - 2019
    1 - 8 - 2019
  • Rome
    21 - 7 - 2019
    1 - 8 - 2019
  • Barcelona
    21 - 7 - 2019
    1 - 8 - 2019
  • Zurich
    21 - 7 - 2019
    1 - 8 - 2019
  • Dubai
    28 - 7 - 2019
    8 - 8 - 2019
  • Paris
    28 - 7 - 2019
    8 - 8 - 2019
  • Hong Kong
    28 - 7 - 2019
    8 - 8 - 2019
  • London
    4 - 8 - 2019
    15 - 8 - 2019
  • Madrid
    4 - 8 - 2019
    15 - 8 - 2019
  • Munich
    4 - 8 - 2019
    15 - 8 - 2019
  • Berlin
    4 - 8 - 2019
    15 - 8 - 2019
  • Dubai
    11 - 8 - 2019
    22 - 8 - 2019
  • Paris
    11 - 8 - 2019
    22 - 8 - 2019
  • Hong Kong
    11 - 8 - 2019
    22 - 8 - 2019
  • Kuala Lumpur
    18 - 8 - 2019
    29 - 8 - 2019
  • Rome
    18 - 8 - 2019
    29 - 8 - 2019
  • Barcelona
    18 - 8 - 2019
    29 - 8 - 2019
  • Zurich
    18 - 8 - 2019
    29 - 8 - 2019
  • Istanbul
    25 - 8 - 2019
    5 - 9 - 2019
  • Bali
    25 - 8 - 2019
    5 - 9 - 2019
  • Singapore
    25 - 8 - 2019
    5 - 9 - 2019
  • Istanbul
    22 - 9 - 2019
    3 - 10 - 2019
  • Bali
    22 - 9 - 2019
    3 - 10 - 2019
  • Singapore
    22 - 9 - 2019
    3 - 10 - 2019
  • London
    1 - 9 - 2019
    12 - 9 - 2019
  • Madrid
    1 - 9 - 2019
    12 - 9 - 2019
  • Munich
    1 - 9 - 2019
    12 - 9 - 2019
  • Berlin
    1 - 9 - 2019
    12 - 9 - 2019
  • Kuala Lumpur
    8 - 9 - 2019
    19 - 9 - 2019
  • Rome
    8 - 9 - 2019
    19 - 9 - 2019
  • Barcelona
    8 - 9 - 2019
    19 - 9 - 2019
  • Zurich
    8 - 9 - 2019
    19 - 9 - 2019
  • Dubai
    15 - 9 - 2019
    26 - 9 - 2019
  • Paris
    15 - 9 - 2019
    26 - 9 - 2019
  • Hong Kong
    15 - 9 - 2019
    26 - 9 - 2019
  • London
    20 - 10 - 2019
    31 - 10 - 2019
  • Madrid
    20 - 10 - 2019
    31 - 10 - 2019
  • Munich
    20 - 10 - 2019
    31 - 10 - 2019
  • Berlin
    20 - 10 - 2019
    31 - 10 - 2019
  • Dubai
    27 - 10 - 2019
    7 - 11 - 2019
  • Paris
    27 - 10 - 2019
    7 - 11 - 2019
  • Hong Kong
    27 - 10 - 2019
    7 - 11 - 2019
  • Kuala Lumpur
    6 - 10 - 2019
    17 - 10 - 2019
  • Rome
    6 - 10 - 2019
    17 - 10 - 2019
  • Barcelona
    6 - 10 - 2019
    17 - 10 - 2019
  • Zurich
    6 - 10 - 2019
    17 - 10 - 2019
  • Istanbul
    13 - 10 - 2019
    24 - 10 - 2019
  • Bali
    13 - 10 - 2019
    24 - 10 - 2019
  • Singapore
    13 - 10 - 2019
    24 - 10 - 2019
  • Istanbul
    3 - 11 - 2019
    14 - 11 - 2019
  • Bali
    3 - 11 - 2019
    14 - 11 - 2019
  • Singapore
    3 - 11 - 2019
    14 - 11 - 2019
  • London
    17 - 11 - 2019
    28 - 11 - 2019
  • Madrid
    17 - 11 - 2019
    28 - 11 - 2019
  • Munich
    17 - 11 - 2019
    28 - 11 - 2019
  • Berlin
    17 - 11 - 2019
    28 - 11 - 2019
  • Kuala Lumpur
    3 - 11 - 2019
    14 - 11 - 2019
  • Rome
    3 - 11 - 2019
    14 - 11 - 2019
  • Barcelona
    3 - 11 - 2019
    14 - 11 - 2019
  • Zurich
    3 - 11 - 2019
    14 - 11 - 2019
  • Dubai
    10 - 11 - 2019
    21 - 11 - 2019
  • Paris
    10 - 11 - 2019
    21 - 11 - 2019
  • Hong Kong
    10 - 11 - 2019
    21 - 11 - 2019
  • London
    15 - 12 - 2019
    26 - 12 - 2019
  • Madrid
    15 - 12 - 2019
    26 - 12 - 2019
  • Munich
    15 - 12 - 2019
    26 - 12 - 2019
  • Berlin
    15 - 12 - 2019
    26 - 12 - 2019
  • Dubai
    22 - 12 - 2019
    2 - 1 - 2020
  • Paris
    22 - 12 - 2019
    2 - 1 - 2020
  • Hong Kong
    22 - 12 - 2019
    2 - 1 - 2020
  • Kuala Lumpur
    1 - 12 - 2019
    12 - 12 - 2019
  • Rome
    1 - 12 - 2019
    12 - 12 - 2019
  • Barcelona
    1 - 12 - 2019
    12 - 12 - 2019
  • Zurich
    1 - 12 - 2019
    12 - 12 - 2019
  • Istanbul
    8 - 12 - 2019
    19 - 12 - 2019
  • Bali
    8 - 12 - 2019
    19 - 12 - 2019
  • Singapore
    8 - 12 - 2019
    19 - 12 - 2019

Introduction

The global demand for humanitarian assistance, including requests for assistance by national governments, continues to rise. This is triggered and sustained by increased severity of natural hazards, escalating conflict, and a dramatic increase in vulnerabilities caused by the global financial crisis, continuing high food prices, the scarcity of energy and water, population growth and urbanization. This comprehensive course focuses on pre-disaster preparation rather than post-disaster assistance; it provides current thinking as well as best practice for those who need to understand the many challenges and the ways to respond effectively.

On completion of this course you should be able to: 

  • Examines the challenges facing those whose role it is to organize and distribute resources in difficult situations.
  • Gain an understanding of the key issues including warehousing, procurement, and funding.
  • Discuss the humanitarian supply network management and understand how to respond to disasters in a rapid and coordinated manner.
  • Choose and adapt best options in challenging and moving complex contexts
  • Analyze and critically review supply chain strategies for responding to domestic disasters
  • Discuss the Critical success factors in the context of humanitarian aid supply chains and identify the role of technology in humanitarian logistics in Africa

Course Outline

Introduction

  • Seven Guiding Principles of the Design of Market-Savvy S&OP

Risky Business: What Humanitarians Can Learn From Business Logisticians – And Vice Versa?

  • A brief review of recent literature
  • The players and the stage
  • Supply chain risk management in the humanitarian world

Impacts Of Funding Systems On Humanitarian Operations

  • Structure of funding systems
  • Impacts of financial flows on disaster response
  • Incentives provided by donors

The Importance Of Information Technology In Humanitarian Supply Chains: Opportunities And Challenges In The Helios Project

  • The relevance of supply chain information
  • Some recent history
  • The Helios initiative
  • A brief overview of the ILPPM journey
  • Reflections on the ILPPM project
  • Further growth: inter-agency efforts

Humanitarian Logistics Metrics: Where We Are And How We Might Improve

  • Humanitarian logistics
  • Performance measurement in commercial supply networks
  • Performance measurement in ‘not for profit’ supply networks
  • Academic perspectives
  • Practitioner perspectives
  • The recipient’s perspective

Humanitarian Logistics And The Cluster Approach: Global Shifts And The Us Perspective

  • Background
  • Change afoot – the cluster approach and implications for humanitarian logistics
  • Business as usual or…?
  • US perspectives on humanitarian logistics, the CA and the LC

The 2004 Thailand Tsunami Reviewed: Lessons Learned

  • What happened on 26 December 2004?
  • Hazard event response in Thailand
  • Reflections and lessons to be learned

The Journey To Humanitarian Supply Network Management: An African Perspective

  • Types of disaster
  • The nature and incidence of disasters in Africa
  • Disasters and sustainable development in Africa
  • The scope and role of humanitarian logistics
  • Unpredictable demand and supply
  • Efficiency of disaster response
  • Critical success factors in the context of humanitarian aid supply chains
  • Disaster risk management and contingency planning in Africa
  • Institutional frameworks and policies
  • Multiplicity of actors: the critical roles of inter-agency communication, collaboration and coordination
  • The role of technology in humanitarian logistics in Africa
  • Human capacity building for disaster risk management in Africa
  • Challenges of humanitarian logistics in Africa

Humanitarian Logistics In The United States: Supply Chain Systems For Responding To Domestic Disasters

  • Overview of US emergency response
  • Florida division of emergency management
  • Supply chain strategies

The Supply Network’s Role As An Enabler Of Development

  • Improving access to essential medicine
  • Reliable supply links and economic development
  • A final word – the supply chain as an enabler

Humanitarian Logistics Professionalism

  • Context and background
  • Understanding logistics: commercial best practice; supply chain management as the evolutionary development of logistics
  • Further application of supply chain management: military adaptation – the use of commercial best practice in the defense logistics environment
  • Humanitarian logistics: an opportunity to develop and adapt commercial and military approaches
  • Challenges of, and for, humanitarian logistics
  • Gaining knowledge: the basis of professionalism in humanitarian logistics
  • Professionalism – the response for, and of, humanitarian logistics

Humanitarian Logistics: A Cultural Perspective

  • Hierarchy of needs
  • Sourcing humanitarian aid
  • Transporting humanitarian aid
  • Distributing humanitarian aid
  • The importance of local knowledge

The Impossible Interface? Combining Humanitarian Logistics And Military Supply Chain Capabilities

  • Humanitarian and military logistics
  • Humanitarian principles and ideology
  • A strategic-level decision
  • The joint logistics and supply chain interface: function defines form

Disaster Agencies And Military Forces – Not Such Strange Bedfellows After All!

  • From cold to hot wars: the growth in humanitarian operations/ complex emergencies
  • The turning point
  • The players and their roles
  • The good, the bad and the ugly
  • Accept these realities – and move on
  • There is more to this than war-fighting and military victories
  • Both sides need each other
  • So, what? The need for a widely understood doctrine
  • The example of logistic supply chains
  • The time for change is now

So, Where Next? Developments In Humanitarian Logistics

  • From inter-agency coordination to relationship building in the supply chain
  • Technology development and the pragmatism of humanitarian operations research (OR)
  • Questioning disaster taxonomies and the humanitarian-development divide
  • Units of analysis – taking the strategic view
  • Addressing sustainability
  • Concluding remarks

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