SVG RED CROSS SOCIETY TO HOST A LOGISTICS TRAINING

The St. Vincent and the Grenadines Red Cross Society (SVG Red Cross) in collaboration with the National Emergency Management Organisation (NEMO) will host a three (3) day Logistics Training for Efficient Disaster Management in the Caribbean Workshop which will commence on Wednesday October 02, 2019.

The Logistics Training for Efficient Disaster Management in the Caribbean Workshop forms part of the

St. Vincent and the Grenadines Logistic Enhance Capacity Project funded by the European Union Humanitarian with Technical Support from the Regional Intervention Platform for the Americas and the Caribbean (PIRAC) of the French Red Cross.

This workshop targets staff, branch managers and volunteers of the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Red Cross Society, representative from the National Emergency Management Organisation and other government stakeholders.

The main objectives of the workshop are to:

  1. To provide training for participants in the area of Logistics Supply Chain Management in a relief operation.
  2. To give participants a better understanding of the National Standard Operating Procedures as it relates to relief operations
  3. To give the participants the opportunity to participate in practical sessions to demonstrate how the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Red Cross Society supports and complement the National Relief Response of NEMO

The Logistics Training for Efficient Disaster Management in the Caribbean Workshop will take place at NEMO’s Conference Room beginning at 8:30 a.m. each day. The Opening Ceremony will take place on Wednesday October 02, 2019 at 8:30 a.m.