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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.
Ask Congress to help Puerto Rico
Following Hurricane Maria’s devastation, Mercy Corps has deployed an emergency response team to Puerto Rico. We're supporting efforts to deliver humanitarian assistance and to help communities begin to recover and rebuild. But in the wake of the destructive storm, Puerto Rico's needs are immense.
Mali: Why are Mali’s youth taking up arms?
Our new report on Mali reveals that efforts to discourage youth from turning to violence must engage entire communities, and go beyond just focusing on young people themselves.
Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan, Yemen: Investing in an ounce of prevention
Humanitarian aid from the United States provides lifesaving assistance to millions of people in need around the world, yet it is in danger of dramatic cuts. Sign our petition to tell Congress to stand up for the world's most vulnerable people.
South Sudan: Tell Congress: Protect Food for Peace
For more than 60 years, the Food for Peace program, which is funded by the United States, has been a world leader in fighting global hunger. Unfortunately, President Trump’s budget eliminates the key account that funds Food for Peace. This is despite the fact that more than 795 million people in the world don't have enough food, including more than 20 million in the four countries threatened by famine: Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan and Yemen.
Mercy Corps earns top honors in the 2017 Harris Poll Equitrend brand survey
Mercy Corps is named “Brand of the Year” and “Most Loved Brand” in the International Aid Nonprofit category of prestigious national brand study.
The Best Story out of Africa: Its Youth
Africa's youth are the future: Africa is already the world’s youngest continent and by 2050, young people below 25 years of age will make up half a population of more than 2.4 billion.
2016 Annual Report
Our 2016 annual report highlights our greatest accomplishments from last year.
Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria: Quick facts: What you need to know about the Syria crisis
Over six years in, Syria's civil war has fueled a massive exodus. See the staggering statistics and learn the facts behind the figures.