Please use this link to join the session in Zoom:
Tia Kurniawan, Palang Merah Indonesia (PMI) Head of Facility and Infrastructure Bureau
Nikola Jovanovic, International Federation of Red Cross & Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), Global Advisor, Logistics
Siokkun Jang, International Federation of Red Cross & Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), Regional Logistics Manager, Asia Pacific
Raymond Etienne ZINGG, International Federation of Red Cross & Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), Advisor, Regional Forecast-Based Financing
Jessica Lee Letch (Moderator), International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, Manager, Emergency Operation Coordination
When a big scale disaster strikes, the challenge is to deliver the much-needed emergency supplies to the vulnerable people faster and at a minimum cost. The emergency supplies consist of essential non-food and shelter items, which are critical in meeting the immediate needs of those affected by disaster.
The objective of the pre-positioning strategies is to better assist the vulnerable groups affected by the disasters. Through pre-positioning strategies and working with partners, the Red Cross and Red Crescent (RCRC) Movement in better position and have the capacity to respond and recover from the disasters. This ultimately reduce the risk and alleviate human suffering.