October 02, 2014: Sharjah-based Rus Aviation, which specialises in humanitarian aid flying, is a major supporter of the WFP and its annual humanitarian aviation conference (GHAC) in Geneva next week.
According to the WFP, good working relationships with its logistics partners are essential. The GHAC event aims to discuss a broad spectrum of pressing aviation safety concerns affecting humanitarian air operations and the emerging trends in the aviation sector.
Currently some 2,500 staff manage WFP's multimodal logistics portfolio to distribute 3.1 million tonnes of food every year via its U.N. Humanitarian Air Service (UNHAS).
More information on the WFP/Rus Aviation GHAC conference: http://annualghac.com/page/ghac_about