Local businesses saw their ceilings collapse and their windows and doors demolished as a result of the August 4 explosion. Our teams continue to work urgently to support families whose livelihoods are at risk of being destroyed.
7 inspiring ways our teams are taking on today’s challenges

From support for small businesses to community empowerment and peacebuilding, here's how we're making an impact all around the world.


We’re leading a global community of humanitarians to create a future where everyone can prosper.
  • 37m

    people reached across the world in 2020
  • 40+

    countries we work in today
  • 5.6k

    team members around the world
  • 85%

    team members from the countries where they work
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Mercy Corps team member in Zimbabwe with a group of people

Who we are

Mercy Corps is a global team of humanitarians working together on the front lines of crisis, disaster, poverty and climate change to create a world where everyone can prosper. Beyond delivering aid to meet urgent needs, we develop long-term solutions to make lasting change possible.

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What we do

In over 40 countries, we work with local changemakers, global innovators and people most affected by crises to help fragile communities break the cycle of poverty, rebuild after disaster and forge new paths to prosperity in the face of injustice, instability and climate change.