The Lynn C. Fritz Medal for Excellence in Humanitarian Logistics will annually recognize humanitarian organizations and their partners for outstanding logistics projects. Initiator and sponsor of the medal is the Fritz Institute in San Francisco (USA). The award is intended to motivate humanitarian organizations to permanently improve their supply chains and to highlight the key role of professional supply chain management in the success of aid projects.
With the medal, the Logistics Hall of Fame and the sponsor also want to emphasize and the impact of superior logistics performance within the sector and encourage innovative approaches to strengthen disaster response. Key evaluation criteria include efficiency, innovation, sustainability and exemplary character for the field of humanitarian logistics.
The award is presented by the Logistics Hall of Fame and sponsored by Fritz Institute.
The award will be presented at the Logistics Hall of Fame annual gala reception in December in Berlin.