West Bank and Gaza: Prepared to meet humanitarian needs in Gaza July 11, 2014
Our team is closely monitoring the situation in Gaza and stands ready to respond to meet urgent needs as they arise.
South Sudan: What we must do to prevent tragedy: 5 urgent needs July 9, 2014
Just 3 years since South Sudan gained indepdence, conflict has driven the young country to the brink of devastating famine. Five things can save lives right now.
Iraq: Worsening humanitarian conditions drive Mercy Corps response July 3, 2014
Continued fighting in Iraq is driving more people from their homes. We are ramping up an emergency response to keep displaced families healthy in deteriorating conditions.
Colombia: Soccer moves a generation towards peace June 25, 2014
In Colombia, we use soccer to prevent youth violence and encourage leadership skills. This week, community coaches from the program are visiting our global headquarters to hone their skills and learn about youth development.
Jordan, Lebanon, Syria: Voices of Syria's youth: What it's like to grow up as a refugee June 20, 2014
As part of our new research, we asked youth affected by the Syria crisis to describe their struggles and hopes. See their art and photos — and learn what we must do to help this generation rebuild.
Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria: Quick facts: What you need to know about the Syria crisis June 19, 2014
Three years in, Syria's civil war has fueled a massive exodus. See the staggering statistics and learn the facts behind the figures.
Iraq: Assessing urgent needs as 500,000 Iraqis flee violence June 12, 2014
Our team in Iraq is working to coordinate emergency services for families displaced by escalating conflict.
Jordan, Lebanon, Syria: New workbooks help Syria's children tell their story June 12, 2014
See the beautiful images by Syrian-born illustrator Lina Safer in our Comfort for Kids workbooks, which help young refugees heal through creative expression and stay connected to their culture.
Q+A: How we reach youth in conflict June 5, 2014
We believe young people are a powerful force for positive change. Our Director of Conflict Management discusses how we protect youth from violence and engage them in opportunities to build a better tomorrow.
Guatemala: Recipes for a bright start: Healthy meals for Guatemala's children May 30, 2014
Learn how to make the dishes we're teaching mothers to cook for their children to fight malnutrition and prepare them for a happy future.