Aurelie Charles

On May 27th, 2006, a devastating earthquake hit the Indonesian island of Java. The Indonesian Red Cross, Palang Merah Indonesia (PMI), set up a relief operation in the province of Yogyakarta. The NGO already had extensive experience in disaster relief, having battled a volcanic eruption two months earlier as well as two tsunamis during the preceding year.

Published 25 Jan 2011

Reference 5590

Topic Operations

Industry Hospitality Logistics and Supply Chain

Region Asia

View case