The facts: The crisis in Ukraine
A devastating conflict and humanitarian catastrophe is unfolding in Ukraine and in the region, costing and threatening lives and livelihoods, driving families apart, and causing mass displacement. Here’s what we know, and what we’re doing to help.
March 16, 2023
Picture this: Rebuilding livelihoods in Mosul
In the wake of years of conflict, Mercy Corps Iraq supports residents who had been displaced to recover for a brighter future.
June 08, 2020
Breaking the cycle of trauma for the next generation of refugee youth
For World Refugee Day (June 20), youth education expert Omar explores the leadership potential of young refugees as they overcome the past and embrace the future.
May 28, 2020
Field testing virtual reality mindfulness and relaxation therapy
In 2015, Mercy Corps began helping young people in Iraq cope with trauma by creating physical safe spaces where they can learn, play, and access therapists.
June 18, 2018
How technology is affecting the refugee crisis
The mass movement of refugees toward western Europe has spawned a modern migration, one in which smartphones, the internet and other technologies play a lifesaving and transformative role.
September 29, 2017
With war over, Mosul faces its next battle: recovery
In the aftermath of the brutal fight to liberate the city, over a million people are left to rebuild their lives amid severe destruction. Here's what they're facing, and how we're helping.