Ten photos of resilience in 2019
Moments that highlight the diversity of the world’s challenges, and some of our most crucial, innovative and breakthrough solutions
February 27, 2020
Quick facts: What you need to know about the Syria crisis
More than nine years in, Syria's civil war has fueled a massive exodus. See the staggering statistics and learn the facts behind the figures.
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.