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A Guide to the HAP Standard: Humanitarian Accountability and by Humanitarian Accountability Partnership

By Humanitarian Accountability Partnership

The HAP usual is the 1st certifiable ordinary to be built which measures humanitarian responsibility and caliber administration. This respectable general has been constructed by way of the field, for the field, and permits the construction of a administration process to enforce correct practices, codes, humanitarian ideas, and inner missions.

This consultant and its accompanying CD-ROM will supply managers operating in improvement with every little thing they should learn about the normal, the certification approach, and imposing the traditional. useful and available, the advisor can assist make sure that reaching certification is an feasible objective for either huge and small organizations.

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47 The Guide to the HAP Standard 3. How will this benchmark be assessed? The means of verification for this Benchmark are set out in the Standard itself as follows. 1 The agency shall document its humanitarian accountability humanitarian accountability frameframework and cross-reference work referring to all relevant internal with all relevant agency commitand external accountability and ments including the agency’s quality standards, codes, guidelines, non-disclosure policy. and principles committed to by the 2 Verify that the document is agency.

E. e. secondary principles), non-disclosure would be justified. Ensuring that all relevant information is communicated to intended beneficiaries or their representatives, and other specified parties Independence Acting under the authority of the governing body of the agency and in pursuit of the agency’s mandate • Agencies often cede a degree of their sovereign independence when they enter funding contracts, partnership agreements, or registration mechanisms. Such compromises can be justified provided that these can be demonstrated to enable an agency’s capacity to further the primary and secondary principles.

Humanity • Exoneration for non-compliance with the ‘humanitarian imperative’ (the primary principle of humanity) may be justified only when an agency either lacks the ways (permissions or partners) or means (resources) to intervene effectively. Upholding the right of all persons to receive and give assistance Impartiality Providing humanitarian assistance in proportion to need and with respect to urgency, without discrimination based upon gender, age, race, impairment, ethnicity, and nationality or by political, religious, cultural, or organisational affiliation • In cases of extreme urgency or insecurity, or as a result of the policies and practices of donors or host authorities, impartiality may be unavoidably compromised.

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