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close this bookLogistics - Trainer's Guide - 1st Edition (Disaster Management Training Programme, 51 p.)
close this folderPART 1: RELIEF LOGISTICS (30 minutes)
View the document2. WHAT IS A RELIEF LOGISTICS SYSTEM?
View the document3. COMMODITIES AND MEANS OF TRANSPORT
View the document4. THE USE OF THE MILITARY
View the document5. THE OPERATING ENVIRONMENT
View the document6. PLANNING A LOGISTICS PROGRAM
View the document7. INTERNATIONAL INVOLVEMENT
View the document8. UN AND OTHER AGENCIES IN LOGISTICS ASSISTANCE

2. WHAT IS A RELIEF LOGISTICS SYSTEM?


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Discuss the goal of a logistics system and the general types of activities a logistics operation may entail. Ask participants to give examples of logistics operations they are familiar with and describe some aspects.

“The basic task of a logistics system is to deliver the appropriate supplies, in good condition, in the quantities required, and at the places and time they are needed”.