Resilience at Mercy Corps August 1, 2013
For Mercy Corps, resilience is defined as the capacity of communities in complex socio-ecological systems to learn, cope, adapt, and transform in the face of shocks and stresses.
Syria: Charting a New Course: re-thinking the Syrian refugee response December 16, 2013
This policy paper focuses on the refugee impact within host countries – particularly Jordan and Lebanon, where Mercy Corps implements the majority of our refugee response programs and is currently
Indonesia: Building 100 Resilient Cities December 3, 2013
We know that the human and economic costs of disasters are most felt in urban centers, and these costs are only going to soar as cities grow and become more interconnected.
Africa Drylands Resilience Capacity Statement November 27, 2013
Mercy Corps has been working on resilience-focused programming in Africa since 2004, with a current portfolio of over $200 million in Ethiopia, Kenya, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Somalia, Uganda, and Sou
Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Uganda: East Africa Resilience Capacity Statement November 27, 2013
Mercy Corps has been working on resilience-based programming in East Africa since 2004, with a current portfolio of over $180 million in Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, Uganda and South Sudan.
Resilience in East Africa November 26, 2013
Mercy Corps has been working on resilience-based programming in East Africa since 2004.
Somalia: What Really Matters for Resilience? November 22, 2013
What really matters for resilience?
Zimbabwe: Zimbabwe Case Study: Lessons From a Buyer's Experience of Mobile Money October 21, 2013
Central to Mercy Corps’ approach in addressing poverty and undernourishment globally is the increase of small-scale farmers’ productivity, to stabilize their income and improve food security.
Zimbabwe: Zimbabwe Beneficiary Story: A smallholder farmer finds more than one use for her EcoCash wallet October 18, 2013
In the past few months, managing family and business finances has become a lot easier for small farmer, Nomusa Dube, who has taken up mobile banking through Mercy Corp’s Agri-Fin program.
Mercy Corps' Research Partnerships September 23, 2013
As part of its commitment to learning, Mercy Corps partners with a large range of academic institutions, think tanks and peer organizations from across the globe to engage on research and evaluatio