Mercy Corps

Sep 18

We are working hard in the Central African Republic to put a stop to gender-based violence. Staff members like Monique offer support to victims and work with the community to find solution that work the whole community. 

We are working hard in the Central African Republic to put a stop to gender-based violence. Staff members like Monique offer support to victims and work with the community to find solution that work the whole community. 

Sep 17

Hawa, and women like her, are the key to surviving climate change in the Sahel. Read her story:  http://ow.ly/BztBp

Hawa, and women like her, are the key to surviving climate change in the Sahel. Read her story:  http://ow.ly/BztBp


Sep 16

This is how we’re working to prevent the spread of waterborne diseases like cholera in displacement camps in South Sudan.

This is how we’re working to prevent the spread of waterborne diseases like cholera in displacement camps in South Sudan.

Sep 12

Since conflict began in South Sudan, 1 in 7 people have been displaced, 1.7 million citizens have been forced to flee their homes and 452,000 people have escaped to neighboring countries in search of safety. And now the country faces famine. 

Since conflict began in South Sudan, 1 in 7 people have been displaced, 1.7 million citizens have been forced to flee their homes and 452,000 people have escaped to neighboring countries in search of safety. And now the country faces famine. 

Sep 10

Anwar and his five children fled their home in #Gaza weeks ago and do not know when they’ll be able to return. We’ve been able to get clean water to Anwar, his family and other families just like his.

Anwar and his five children fled their home in #Gaza weeks ago and do not know when they’ll be able to return. We’ve been able to get clean water to Anwar, his family and other families just like his.

Sep 08

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Sep 06

Congratulations to Abdul Qadir Memon, the winner of the Mercy Corps, Getty Images Humankind photo contest! 

Congratulations to Abdul Qadir Memon, the winner of the Mercy Corps, Getty Images Humankind photo contest! 

Sep 05

Meet Samila Sarki. Samila is working to become the first Dalit  girl from her small village in Nepal to complete her education. Read her story. 

Meet Samila Sarki. Samila is working to become the first Dalit
girl from her small village in Nepal to complete her education. Read her story. 

Sep 03

While fleeing from violence in South Sudan, Elizabeth was separated from 4 of her 8 children. She still doesn’t know where they are. Read her story: http://ow.ly/B3U2E

While fleeing from violence in South Sudan, Elizabeth was separated from 4 of her 8 children. She still doesn’t know where they are. Read her story: http://ow.ly/B3U2E

Aug 29

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

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