Jordan, Syria: Syrian wrestling champion brings hope to refugee youth
Mohammed Al Karad spent more than a decade as a star Syrian athlete. Now a refugee at Za'atari, he's channeling his past to be a positive role model for young Syrian refugees at Mercy Corps' Youth Center.
West Bank and Gaza: Distributing assistance to thousands in the Gaza Strip
Our team in Gaza is working through the conflict to distribute emergency food and supplies to families seeking safety.
Iraq: Emergency supplies help displaced families
This past week, our team in Iraq distributed 4,000 hygiene kits to vulnerable displaced families. Read their stories.
Grants help families in Bosnia and Serbia rebuild after massive floods
After severe flooding damaged homes and businesses in Bosnia and Serbia, we distributed cash grants to help families rebuild and stimulate local markets.
West Bank and Gaza: Prepared to meet humanitarian needs in Gaza
Our team in Gaza is working to provide emergency assistance to families in need as security allows.
South Sudan: What we must do to prevent tragedy: 5 urgent needs
Just 3 years since South Sudan gained independence, 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
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.
South Sudan: New nation on the brink
Six months of conflict have left millions at risk of famine and disease in South Sudan. Our Director of Global Emergency Response explains our response to the young country's spiraling crisis.
Where are the world's toughest places?
Mercy Corps works in 16 of the 20 most vulnerable countries in the new 2014 Fragile States Index. Learn about the crises some of these countries are up against, and what we're doing to help families overcome them.
Colombia: Soccer moves a generation towards peace
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.