September 25, 2015
In a press release MasterCard announced that its new aid network delivers transparency, efficiency and safety to humanitarian agencies.
Humanitarian organizations are increasingly asked to provide aid in a climate of political and economic unrest.
To address this challenge, MasterCard launched the MasterCard Aid Network, an end-to-end, non-financial service designed to streamline aid distribution even in the absence of telecommunications infrastructure. Now, impacted populations can secure basic needs swiftly with the simple dip of a card.
With MasterCard Aid Network, we are transforming the way NGOs and other aid agencies can deliver support to people in need, said Walt Macnee, vice chairman of MasterCard. We spent the past two years working with humanitarian org ...