Exhibit Emergency Response Exhibit at The Mercy Corps Action Center
Come visit our new interactive exhibit where you can explore exactly how Mercy Corps responds in emergency situations.
May 19th — December 31st
Youth Workshops Portland Art Museum and Mercy Corps Action Center Partnership
The Mercy Corps Action Center and Portland Art Museum are offering interesting educational opportunities that examine the ongoing conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the thoughtful process of Mercy Corps' community-driven programming.
November 17th — February 13th
Lecture On the Ground in the Conflict-Torn Democratic Republic of the Congo
Come to the Portland Art Museum to see Richard Mosse's stunning photo and video installation on the Democratic Republic of the Congo, The Enclave, and hear Mercy Corps' DRC country director, Mark Dwyer, and senior director, emergency programs, Solenne Delga, talk about the geopolitical context and what Mercy Corps teams are doing to help meet the needs of families displaced by decades of conflict.
January 15th 2015, 6:00 pm — 8:00 pm
Location: Portland Art Museum
Lecture The Day After
Join us to hear from our city officials about earthquake preparedness on the 315 anniversary of the last Cascadia Subjunction Zone earthquake.
January 26th 2015, 5:30 pm — 7:00 pm
Lecture Travelogue of a Crisis Correspondent
Hear David Gilkey, NPR photo journalist share stories and images drawing from a well-traveled and at times harrowing professional life.
February 3rd 2015, 7:00 pm — 8:30 pm
Lecture Failing and Scaling: A Story About Vision
Join us for an evening with Peter Eliassen, Chief Operating Officer, VisionSpring.
April 2nd 2015, 7:00 pm — 8:30 pm
Lecture Human Behavior and the Next New Thing
Join us for an evening with Dr. Genevieve Bell, director of interaction and experience research at Intel Labs, to examine the intersection between culture and technology.
April 22nd 2015, 7:00 pm — 8:30 pm