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.
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.