DISASTER MANAGEMENT Humanitarian Logistics in Relief Operations has been written keeping in the mind operational issues faced by responding agencies to Disaster Relief. The Indian subcontinent is vulnerable to a number of natural disasters due to its unique and widely varying geographical and geological condition. Disaster management is the integration of best management practices to deal with these calamities which often leave catastrophic consequences. Humanitarian logistics is central to disaster relief. It is crucial to the effectiveness and speed of response for major humanitarian programs, and is an important aspect for the purpose of alleviating the suffering of vulnerable people Relief logistics is central aspect of disaster relief operations and relief chains operate with humanitarian objectives.

H.K. Dangi
 Dr. Hamendra Kumar Dangi is an Assistant Professor with Faculty of Management Studies, University of Delhi. He has almost ten years of teaching and research experience. After completing B.Tech (Gold Medalist), MBA, he did doctoral work in the area of relief supply chain. His area of interest includes marketing research, analytical marketing and disaster management. He has published several research papers in national and international journals. He has also presented papers in national and international conferences.