By Gyöngyi Kovács,Karen Spens,Ira Haavisto

Supply Chain administration for Humanitarians offers a detailed perception into the administration of provide chains within the context of humanitarian logistics. This obtainable and functional booklet considers humanitarian logistics from either a strategic and operational perspective.

The overarching subject is collaboration and coordination, one of many largest demanding situations within the humanitarian group. Supply Chain administration for Humanitarians takes a problem-based studying technique, that includes actual instances and examples from top companies together with Oxfam, Unicef, and The pink go.

Each bankruptcy is self-standing, referring to the content material in each one bankruptcy to the provision chain as a complete. this allows the reader to simply dip into assorted sections. on the finish of every bankruptcy, there's a case learn written by way of a number one practitioner presently operating within the humanitarian field.

Supply Chain administration for Humanitarians fills a far wanted hole available in the market and is key interpreting for humanitarians worldwide.

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