The Dubai Logistics Office is based in the United Arab Emirates, and reports directly to the Logistics Management director in Geneva.  The Dubai Office comprises of the following functions: logistics (including warehousing), procurement, global fleet management, and support services.  The support services function also assists the Country Cluster (Gulf) which  relocated to Dubai.  This review related to the Dubai Logistics office only and does not include the Country Cluster. As at the audit, the Dubai Office employed 18 national staff and 2 international staff.

The funding for the office moved to regular resources.  For 2016, the regular resources budget for logistics services in Dubai amounted to CHF652K, with the Global Fleet unit budget amounting to CHF7.4 million (including depreciation costs of CHF4.0 million).

The last internal audit of the Dubai Office was performed by the Office of Internal Audit and Investigations (OIAI) in June 2013.  The internal audit was performed between January and February 2017

Download: Internal audit of the Dubai logistics office

Publication date: 03/04/2017

Document status: Final

Document data

National Societies
United Arab Emirates
Document type
Internal audit