Humanitarians reflect on one year of the COVID-19 crisis
One year into the COVID-19 pandemic, Mercy Corps team members share their experiences responding to the global crisis.
August 14, 2020
Surviving crisis: Why rebuilding Beirut’s small businesses matters
As Lebanon recovers from the explosion in Beirut, Mercy Corps is helping small businesses rebuild to help families survive.
March 12, 2020
Building strength within a community of Syrian refugees
As the crisis in Syria has raged for nine years, one woman in Lebanon is her leading a support group for refugee mothers like herself.
January 16, 2020
From loss to leadership: How a woman in Lebanon is helping her community get clean water
The story of Fatima, and how together we're providing a community of Syrian refugees access to clean water.
January 22, 2019
How a playground helped Farat find her voice
Farat lost her home and her husband to Syria's war. A Mercy Corps project in her community gave her the confidence to keep going.
January 23, 2018
I fled Syria on foot over the mountains with my four kids. This is my story.
When her husband disappeared and her kids went hungry, leaving Syria became her only option. Maram shares her first-person account of becoming a refugee.