A look back at 2020: Challenges, progress and a path forward
A reflection on the global challenges of the past year and the power of collective, compassionate action to help solve them.
November 16, 2020
Talk is cheap: The women, peace and security agenda
What should have been the culmination of an entire year celebrating milestones for women and gender equality, passed almost unnoticed.
October 14, 2020
Why women are crucial to our COVID-19 response
The pandemic is pushing women into poverty at a faster rate. We’re ensuring women have the financial tools, information and leadership to push back.
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
August 16, 2019
For working mothers in Ethiopia, a better life starts with affordable daycare
Finding affordable daycare is just another hurdle working mothers must overcome in Addis Ababa, the capital of and largest city in Ethiopia. One woman is committed to helping them.
June 05, 2019
Picturing a brighter future: One woman's journey to serve her community through photography
Hayat knew from experience that not having a woman photographer in her community was limiting other women's options. So she picked up a camera to fix that.