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A big bet on helping refugees build their dreams

An innovative new partnership supports the most vulnerable refugees as they work to become entrepreneurs.

OUR MISSION

We’re leading a global community of humanitarians to create a future where everyone can prosper.
  • 37m

    people reached across the world in 2020
  • 40+

    countries where we work today
  • 5.6k

    team members around the world
  • 85%

    team members from the countries where they work
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Who we are

Mercy Corps is a global team of humanitarians working together on the front lines of crisis, disaster, poverty and climate change to create a world where everyone can prosper. Beyond delivering aid to meet urgent needs, we develop long-term solutions to make lasting change possible.

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What we do

In over 40 countries, we work with local changemakers, global innovators and people most affected by crises to help fragile communities break the cycle of poverty, rebuild after disaster and forge new paths to prosperity in the face of injustice, instability and climate change.


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