How young people in the Middle East are using technology to share their voices
Using technology is one way that young people in the Middle East feel empowered to share their perspectives and their stories. Our report from the No Lost Generation Tech Summit highlights a few of their contributions.
Nepal: The long road to recovery: Three years after quake, Nepalis push ahead
Learn what recovery has been like for some of the people Mercy Corps worked with in the years since an earthquake devastated communities in Nepal.
Indonesia: John Deere partnership empowers rice farmers in Asia
In 2014 Mercy Corps joined forces with John Deere to help improve the livelihoods of rice farmers. To date this program has supported 8,310 smallholder rice farmers in Indonesia.
Quick facts: How climate change affects people living in poverty
Climate change is affecting every country on every continent. But for the people living in poverty, the effects of climate change — limited water and food sources and increased competition for them — are a matter of life and death.
Afghanistan, Pakistan: Celebrating International Women’s Day with Afghan refugee women
For International Women's Day Mercy Corps organized two community-based events in Pakistan to further help women and girls in their communities build better lives. More than 100 women participated, including many Afghan refugees.
Mercy Corps presents the first Global Envision Award to Vega Coffee
Mercy Corps is proud to give its first ever Global Envision Award to celebrate Vega Coffee, a company that exemplifies the private sector as a force for good in the world.
Jordan, Syria: The dream Bashar carries
Bashar is a 21-year-old Syrian refugee who works 70 hours a week to support his family. But he hasn't given up on his dream for a better life.
Jordan, Lebanon, Syria: Q&A: How is the Syria crisis reshaping the Middle East?
More than 5 million Syrians have been forced to seek safety in neighboring countries. How will that change the fabric of the Middle East? Learn more in this Q&A with Mercy Corps' country directors for Lebanon and Jordan, George Antoun and Hunter Keith.
Syria: No way out: A Q&A on the violence overtaking Eastern Ghouta, Syria
Some of the worst violence seen in more than seven years of war is taking place right now in Syria’s Eastern Ghouta region. Learn more about what's happening and what our local partners are doing to help.
Syria: How can technology transform the refugee crisis?
From digital diplomas to biometric identity protection, read how Mercy Corps and Microsoft are exploring breakthrough technology to impact the refugee crisis.