The United Nations announced today that there are now a record 3 million Syrian refugees. We asked a few young Syrian refugees what it’s like to be away from home, and this is what they told us: http://ow.ly/ASxTX
Did you know that Somalia has the worst school enrollment and retention rates for girls and young women in the world? We’re hoping to change that statistic with a female teacher training program.
Today, on World Humanitarian Day, we’re celebrating all our staff for their tireless work in and out of the field. Thank you for saving and improving lives in the world’s toughest places.
"People don’t have water. People don’t have food. People have nowhere else to go." - Osee Mbusa, Mercy Corps staff member, on the ongoing crisis in South Sudan.
In 1987, with the help of Mercy Corps’ supporters, the Al Ahli Hospital became the proud owner of Gaza’s first ambulance.
We welcome the cease-fire in the Gaza Strip and call for all parties to work toward lasting peace.