What COVID-19 means for people living in fragile places
COVID-19 is eroding progress in some of the world’s most fragile places, but by redoubling our efforts, we have an opportunity to reduce the pandemic’s impacts on the most vulnerable.
March 12, 2020
Building strength within a community of Syrian refugees
As the crisis in Syria has raged for nine years, one woman in Lebanon is her leading a support group for refugee mothers like herself.
March 09, 2020
A new job, a renewed sense of possibility
Laith, like many young people in Jordan, was struggling to build a life for himself. After our job training, he’s prepared for the future.
March 04, 2020
Growing a new generation of changemakers in Guatemala
When we first met Olga, she was shy and unsure of her future. Two years later, she’s ready to motivate the next generation of young people.
March 03, 2020
A new way to think about “tech for good”
Over the past five years, Mercy Corps has teamed up with the International Rescue Committee, with support from Google.org, Microsoft, Cisco and other partners, to develop Signpost, an initiative that connects refugees, asylum seekers and crisis-affected communities with critical information.
February 17, 2020
The gift of a lifetime: A mother builds a better future for her daughter
A story of how Mercy Corps is empowering women in Nepal to break the cycle of poverty and transform their lives