The facts: The crisis in Ukraine
A devastating conflict and humanitarian catastrophe is unfolding in Ukraine and in the region, costing and threatening lives and livelihoods, driving families apart, and causing mass displacement. Here’s what we know, and what we’re doing to help.
February 01, 2023
Lida, the bee rescuer
Mercy Corps is helping Lida’s rural Colombian community earn income and protect the ecosystem through the business of beekeeping.
January 12, 2023
Libia’s story: Farmer, nurse, community leader
In rural Cauca, Mercy Corps Colombia participant Libia Armida Paz was the first woman governor for her village.
June 08, 2022
A place of their own: LGBTQ migrants find community
Mercy Corps Colombia partners with local organizations to support people displaced from Venezuela in finding safe spaces and building a new life.
August 02, 2021
Message in the music
Mercy Corps programs in Colombia and Nigeria reach their communities with catchy songs and music videos to combat xenophobia and fake news on social media.
June 10, 2021
Side by side: Fighting xenophobia
In a media campaign from Mercy Corps and Colombia’s El Espectador newspaper, storytelling and images foster empathy for the millions of Venezuelans forced to leave home.