Mali, Niger, Nigeria: Why women are key to building resilience September 15, 2014
Increasingly frequent droughts are the new reality in the Sahel. Our new research shows how gender equality helps communities survive these and other disasters.
India: Responding to devastating floods in Kashmir September 12, 2014
Kashmir has been inundated with its worst floods in half a century. We’re distributing medicine and clean water to stranded families.
South Sudan: Quick facts: What you need to know about the South Sudan crisis September 12, 2014
The man-made humanitarian crisis is threatening to turn into famine in South Sudan. How did this happen? Get the facts and learn why this young nation needs our help.
Humankind photo contest: Winner and other favorites September 6, 2014
We received hundreds of photos from you showing how you see the world. Now, see the winning photo and our other favorite submissions.
West Bank and Gaza: What clean water means to families in Gaza September 3, 2014
For 10-year-old HIba and her family, clean water from Mercy Corps one thing they can count on during these precarious days in Gaza.
Nepal: Meet Sarmila: Overcoming challenges to stay in school September 2, 2014
Sarmila is from the poorest caste in Nepal, but she's on track to graduate 10th grade. Learn how we help Sarmila and other marginalized girls stay in school.
Turkey, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria: Quick facts: What you need to know about the Syria crisis August 29, 2014
Three years in, Syria's civil war has fueled a massive exodus. See the staggering statistics and learn the facts behind the figures.
South Sudan: A family in hiding August 28, 2014
Most families who've fled the conflict in South Sudan aren't in the safety of camps — they're hiding in remote villages where little help can reach them. Elizabeth and her children are one of them.
Somalia: Helping build a new generation of female teachers August 26, 2014
In Somalia, most adolescent girls aren't in school. A severe lack of female teachers is part of the problem, but Mercy Corps has created a 2-year teacher training program for young women who want to help.
West Bank and Gaza: Q+A: Supporting children through conflict August 21, 2014
While our emergency response in Gaza continues through fighting, our team is also working to help traumatized children cope with their experiences.