Malaysia a Key Link in Asia’s Disaster Resilience Plan
Supply Chain @ MIT
AUGUST 22, 2013
Asia accounts for an estimated 86% of the reported disaster victims worldwide . This was one of the main talking points at the 2013 Health & Humanitarian Logistics Conference, hosted by the Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation (MISI) in Malaysia this June. Asia has many low-lying areas, which means that flooding is a perennial problem. Malaysia is the hub for humanitarian logistics in Asia.