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Ten best photos of 2013
We are strong believers in the power of photography to bring global change to life. Here are ten of our favorite images captured in the field this year.
West Bank and Gaza: Helping thousands stranded by widespread flooding
We're distributing blankets, mattresses, jackets and supplies to families forced from their homes and facing an acute energy shortage in the Gaza Strip.
Philippines: Families begin to move forward after Typhoon Haiyan
A month after natural disaster ravaged the Philippines, reconstruction kit distributions help families start to rebuild their homes — and their lives.
Nigeria: Bridging the gap between groups in conflict
Ongoing conflict between farmers and pastoralists keeps them from thriving in Nigeria. We're using simple activities to increase dialogue, cooperation, and ultimately, the productive use of their shared resources.
Mercy Corps honors Nelson Mandela
While we mourn his loss, we know the impact of his actions will live on and inspire humanitarians around the globe for generations to come.
Philippines: Addressing children's needs during relief efforts
New safe spaces give kids a place to play and find support while we help their parents rebuild after Typhoon Haiyan.
Philippines: Reflections on helping typhoon survivors in Tacloban
Emergency Program Manager Dewi Hanifah traveled to Tacloban in the first days after Typhoon Haiyan. Read about her experiences delivering aid in the aftermath of the disaster.
Philippines: The most trusted woman on the island
From survivor to leader — Sara Godon's determination to help her neighbors is an example of the resilience our teams are witnessing in the Philippines.
Jordan, Syria: A message for you from Syria's children
With your support, we're making sure refugee children don't feel forgotten. See what they created to say thank you for giving them hope for the future.
Thank you, from Mercy Corps
Together, we’re transforming lives around the world. Watch this short video and meet just a few of the millions of people you’ve helped this year.