A suspension of the implementation of the humanitarian Action is a temporary stopping of all or part of the activities of the Action, due to circumstances which make it impossible or excessively difficult to continue.
When such circumstances no longer apply, the suspension is to be lifted and the partner will resume the implementation of the Action. In some cases, it will be possible for the partner to continue implementing a part of the Action during the suspension period. This has to be defined in the exchange of information between ECHO and the partner.
The Suspension may be invoked both by: