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Syria: Airstrikes along Turkish border jeopardize aid to Syrians
The increase in airstrikes against towns located between Aleppo City and the Syria-Turkey border threatens critical supply routes for humanitarian aid. Mercy Corps is continuing efforts to deliver aid to Syrian citizens amid increasing danger.
Supporter Spotlight: Helping Syrian refugees from across the globe
Sometimes, it takes a powerful image to change the world. In early September, a photo of a young Syrian boy, laying lifeless on a beach in Turkey, moved the world to action.
Syria, Turkey: Follow board member Gayle Tzemach Lemmon's journey through Turkey
As Mercy Corps board member Gayle Tzemach Lemmon travels through Turkey, she is documenting her reflections. Read what she has to say about the situation and the Mercy Corps programs that are helping refugees cope.
Nepal: Supporter spotlight: Bhutanese community gives back to Nepal
More than two decades ago, Bhutanese refugees fled to safety in Nepal. Now a community of former refugees is giving back to the country that took them in.
Our time to unite: A message from our CEO
At Mercy Corps, we urge the global community to bond together in a renewed effort to defeat terrorism and to address the root causes of violence and suffering – especially in Syria.
Mercy Corps statement on recent terrorist attacks
The global organization Mercy Corps extends its deepest sympathy to the families of the victims of the terrorist attacks in Paris, France and Beirut, Lebanon. We are outraged and saddened by these acts of senseless violence that cost the lives of innocent people and injured scores more.
Ukraine: Restoring hope amid Ukraine war
The ongoing conflict in Ukraine has triggered a massive humanitarian crisis. Mercy Corps is responding by providing cash, small-business development grants and repairing homes damaged by the conflict.
Yemen: Helping displaced families after Cyclone Chapala flooding
After a rare cyclone hit the central coast of Yemen this week, rain pummeled the country and caused severe flooding. We're working to distribute food baskets and hygiene kits to families displaced by the storm.
Growing up hungry: Quick facts about malnutrition
Nearly 800 million people are hungry across the globe, and many of those people suffer from chronic malnutrition. Learn more about how malnutrition affects each stage of life, and what we're doing to help.
Jordan, Syria: New glasses bring refugee child to the head of the class
It's difficult to learn if you cannot see. That's why Mercy Corps is linking Syrian refugee school children in Jordan, like Omar, with necessary eye exams and glasses.