In this section, you will find case studies, impact evaluations, reports and other technical documents about our programs.
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Nigeria: Tipsheet: Savings Groups in Humanitarian Response
Mercy Corps diverged from a traditional savings group model to accommodate the emergency nature of the Nigeria programming.
Niger: Video: Resilience in Niger: Transforming the Way We Learn and Work
Liberia: Growing a Future: Liberian Youth Reflect on Agriculture Livelihoods
New research investigates the role youth play in Liberia's agricultural development, and provides insights on how to better engage youth in agriculture programs, from production to plate.
Niger, Nigeria: Lake Chad Basin: Position Paper
This paper outlines our long-term vision for alleviating the immediate suffering, poverty and oppression of conflict-affected populations and improving the conditions to enable long-term, resilient development in the Lake Chad Basin.
Nigeria: Rapid Assessment: Dikwa and Ngala Local Government Areas, Borno State
Mercy Corps conducted a rapid assessment to establish the severity and range of humanitarian needs of internally displaced persons and host community members to inform programmatic responses.
Ethiopia, Zimbabwe: Can E-transfers Promote Financial Inclusion in an Emergency: Three Case Studies
The Electronic Cash Transfer Learning Action Network, convened by Mercy Corps, undertook research to improve the impact of humanitarian cash transfers.
Ethiopia: Enhancing Resilience to Severe Drought: What Works?
This unique impact evaluation is among the first to rigorously evaluate the effects of a resilience-focused project in the face of a severe shock.
Greece: Don't Forget Us: Voices of Young Refugees and Migrants in Greece
Mercy Corps and the Norwegian Refugee Council shares the voices of adolescent refugees in Greece through a report about their experiences.
Nigeria: Role of Religion and Religious Leaders in Farmer-Pastoralist Conflict in Plateau State
Mercy Corps Nigeria conducted qualitative research on the role of religious leaders and their impact on reducing violence by examining its Inter-religious Peacebuilding in Northern Nigeria (IPNN) program.
Jordan, Syria: Advancing Adolescents: Evidence on the Impact of Psychosocial Support for Syrian Refugee and Jordanian Adolescents
Mercy Corps undertook a rigorous impact evaluation to fill an evidence gap. Findings point to the efficacy of holistic, science-based psychosocial support interventions in complex emergency settings.