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Johnnie Walker shines a light on the refugee crisis
Mercy Corps is grateful that Johnnie Walker has selected us as the beneficiary of this initiative. We hope that people will be inspired by the islanders’ simple, yet extraordinary actions in the “Ode to Lesvos” films.
Lebanon, Syria: Syrian dad determined to keep refugee kids learning
Ziad will do anything to ensure his children get an education — and a future — as refugees. At this camp in Lebanon, that meant starting a school in his tent and teaching lessons himself.
Niger, Nigeria: Quick facts: What you need to know about the hunger crisis in the Lake Chad region
Boko Haram’s cycle of violence has uprooted and displaced at least 2.6 million people near the already fragile and drought-afflicted Lake Chad water basin, which includes portions of Nigeria, Niger, Cameroon and Chad.
South Sudan: Quick facts: What you need to know about the South Sudan crisis
The man-made humanitarian crisis has millions in need of aid and at risk of going hungry. How did this happen? Get the facts and learn why this young nation needs our help.
Nigeria: Urge your members of Congress to oppose the ban on refugees
Refugees need our help now more than ever. Tell your members of Congress to show leadership by publicly opposing President Trump's harmful ban on refugees.
Doing business better
This year, a natural partnership between Mercy Corps and Nau clothing emerged, paving the way for two leaders in sustainability to create lasting and transformative change.
Nigeria: Urge President Trump to support humanitarian aid
As president, Donald Trump holds the fates of tens of millions of people around the world in his hands. We urge him to continue U.S. leadership in humanitarian funding and invest in policies and programs that prevent conflict.
As we gather around our tables for holiday meals this year, we're also taking a moment to think about those we help around the world.
Indonesia: Monitoring needs in Aceh, Indonesia after earthquake
Mercy Corps carefully and quickly evaluates every emergency and where we can best meet immediate needs. We do not have a presence in the Indonesian province affected by last week's earthquake, and the Indonesian government has not indicated that our assistance is needed.
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