When disaster strikes, supply chains can be disrupted, placing vulnerable populations at risk. But, the coronavirus pandemic is disrupting supply chains worldwide and revealing vulnerabilities on a scale never before witnessed. From shortages of personal protective equipment (PPE) to empty grocery store shelves, we are seeing firsthand the fragility of global supply chains.
Because problems of supply chains are of such importance to homeland security, CCICADA is leading an initiative among the DHS Centers of Excellence (COEs) on the COVID-19 supply chain. To learn more about the initiative and its first event held on May 12, 2020, read the story on the CCICADA website.