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.
October 15, 2017
In Mongolia, winter looms on the edge of the earth
One-third of all Mongolians are nomadic herders — one of the hardest lives on earth. Mercy Corps is working to help them survive the harsh conditions and build a stronger future.
August 03, 2017
Growing a future
Around 2 billion people worldwide rely on what they can grow to eat. That’s a huge slice of the global population—and a major portion of the world’s poor who live on less than $2 a day.
May 31, 2012
New techniques protect herders’ traditional way of life
In southwest Mongolia, the mix of soaring snow-capped mountains and sweeping sand dunes makes for a stunning landscape — but a tough life for residents trying to raise livestock between two harsh environments.