The Supply Chain Impact of Europe’s Refugee Crisis
OCTOBER 16, 2015
The philanthropic branch of UPS, the UPS Foundation , is working with UNHCR and the World Food Programme (WFP) to deliver relief shipments to thousands of refugees in Greece and along the Macedonian border. On September 5, 163 metric tons of relief supplies arrived via air shipments, including 86 tons of high-energy biscuits, 30,000 blankets, 25,000 sleeping mats, and 1,000 solar lanterns. by Kirsten Watson The Syrian refugee crisis has produced some staggering statistics.