Visit to Finnish Red Cross Logistics Centre with the Humanitarian logistics course students

20.4.2017 (February 13th 2017) As a part of Humanitarian logistics course, 16 students had the opportunity to visit the Finnish Red Cross logistics centre in Kalkku, Tampere. Ari Mäntyvaara, logistic coordinator, was the guide during the visit of the centre and shared with the participants some of his experiences of operations on the field.   […]

Strengthening Supply Chains for the Next Epidemic Response, evidence from the 2014 West Africa Ebola Outbreak

4.4.2017 By Emily Gooding, winner of the HUMLOG best Master’s thesis Award 2017   The response to the 2014 West Africa Ebola outbreak consumed hundreds of thousands of boots, examination gloves, and liters of chlorine. The supply chains that brought these critical relief items to Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone relied on a series of […]