Typically, humanitarian aid workers don’t have the luxury of bringing four suitcases on a mission. It’s not possible to just take anything you want. You have to be smart and aware of the necessities so that the luggage you bring, is efficiently packed. In this article, we give a few travel tips for packing luggage on a humanitarian mission.Abroad there are shops too! First of all, it is important to understand that a lot of the necessary things, can be bought overseas. It is quite amazing how globalization works. Shampoo, cookware, towels, flip-flops, duct tape, sanitary napkins – you can find it in any mid-sized city, and they’re often brands you’re familiar with as well.Besides, a lot of what you use during the mission can be left behind when the mission is done, and it’s time to go home. This leaves space to bring local items with you.