Snapshots from around the world: Our COVID-19 response
See what we're doing as the virus reaches the countries most vulnerable to its health and economic impacts.
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.
September 13, 2016
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.