publication . Bachelor thesis . 2013

Humanitarian Relief Organizations and Its Relationship with Logistics Service Providers : A case study of UNICEF during the Mozambique flood disaster 2013

BALLAND, Julien; SOBHI, Neda Angela;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2013
  • Publisher: Internationella Handelshögskolan, Högskolan i Jönköping, IHH, Företagsekonomi
  • Country: Sweden
Abstract
Background: Nowadays, humanitarian relief organizations are more and more present in people’s lives due to the number of recorded natural disasters increasing over the last 30 years. Although there are several actors involved in humanitarian aid, the need to integrate logistics service providers into humanitarian relief operations has been recognized. Howev- er, the literature lacks particular attention concerning the coordination roles and objectives between humanitarian relief organizations and LSPs during disaster relief operations. Purpose: The purpose of this study is to explore the relationship between UNICEF and its LSP(s) during disaster relief operation...
Subjects
free text keywords: Disaster relief operations, effective relationships, coordination, humanitarian, humanitarian logistics
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