1. Prohibiting aid to or through a person or organization subject to sanctions or engaged in terrorist activity;
2. Ensuring humanitarian organizations implement the necessary protections to minimize incidental 'aid leakage;'
3. Allowing appropriate interventions from the U.S. government when national security may be at risk.
"Mercy Corps delivers lifesaving assistance and innovative programs transforming lives around the world. We are committed to delivering humanitarian assistance impartially, without furthering the objectives of any armed group or party to a conflict," says Keny-Guyer. "With HAFA, we in the humanitarian community can fulfill our mission to provide lifesaving assistance and help the most vulnerable people overcome adversity, no matter where in the world they live."About Mercy Corps Mercy Corps is a leading global humanitarian agency saving and improving lives in the world's toughest places. www.mercycorps.org . SOURCE Mercy Corps