Resilience Thinking in Action January 9, 2013
Mercy Corps is committed to resilience as a key organizing principle, and many of the principles and tactics central to resilience are already at the heart of our work.
The Change We Measure: 2013 Mission Metrics Report May 9, 2013
In 2012 Mercy Corps managed over 330 relief and development programs across 41 countries, helping people build secure, just and productive communities worldwide.
Uganda: The Conflict Management System in Karamoja: An Assessment of Strengths and Weaknesses May 7, 2013
"The Conflict Management System in Karamoja: An assessment of strengths and weaknesses” (April 2013) explores the effectiveness of the conflict management system in northern Uganda’s remote Karamoj
Nigeria: Adolescent Girls in Northern Nigeria: Financial Inclusion and Entrepreneurship Opportunities April 26, 2013
Adolescent Girls in Northern Nigeria: Financial Inclusion and Entrepreneurship Opportunities Profile profiled 1,800 adolescent girls (ages 15 to 19) and private sector actors across the northern Ni
Online Security Orientation April 23, 2013
Mercy Corps has developed an online security orientation for new hires, current employees and Mercy Corps guests traveling to the field. The course is available in English and Arabic.
Measuring Our Agency Mission April 19, 2013
REAL DATA BEHIND MEANINGFUL CHANGE (download full PDF below)
Yemen: Promoting Youth Employment in Yemen April 18, 2013
In 2013, Yemen’s youth sit at the forefront of a new revolution.
Voices of Inclusion: Mercy Corps and GSMA Mobile for Development April 16, 2013
Visa’s Head of Corporate Responsibility Douglas Sabo discussed the impact mobile services are having on financial inclusion efforts around the world with Elizabeth Berthe, Senior Director of Financ
Indonesia: Farmers in Indonesia reap the benefits of mobile technology April 16, 2013
Farmers in Indonesia have begun to reap the benefits of using their mobile phones to get agricultural services following the launch of the LISA platform in December 2012.
Zimbabwe: Organic, fair-trade farmers in Zimbabwe link to a key buyer through mobile April 16, 2013
A specialized produce buyer in Zimbabwe has increased the prosperity of thousands of smallholder farmers, but it has run into a problem: not enough cash.