"It's beyond catastrophic"
In Rafah, in the south of Gaza, a Mercy Corps team member shares her experience of the dire humanitarian crisis.
03 March 2023
Leading the way on International Women’s Day
From Colombia to Kenya, we’re sharing stories of women participants, partners, and team members who are building a brighter future together.
12 January 2023
Libia’s story: Farmer, nurse, community leader
In rural Cauca, Mercy Corps Colombia participant Libia Armida Paz was the first woman governor for her village.
23 February 2022
On International Women’s Day—and every day—women lead
In a year of relentless change, women not only adapted—they innovated. Here are five stories of women creating positive change in an uncertain world.
03 January 2022
Making dough: How a small business owner is breaking gender norms
A Mercy Corps programme in Lebanon helps women entrepreneurs grow and succeed, enriching themselves and their communities.
10 June 2021
Side by side: Fighting xenophobia
In a media campaign from Mercy Corps and Colombia’s El Espectador newspaper, storytelling and images foster empathy for the millions of Venezuelans forced to leave home.