After the eruption: averting a secondary crisis in the DRC
In May, lava flows cut off the water supply to the people of Goma. See how Mercy Corps is bringing urgently needed clean water to Congolese families while restoring their city’s infrastructure.
March 09, 2021
Girls speak up and fight back for a safer world
COVID-19 lockdowns have increased the risk of gender-based violence. In Nepal, our self-defense classes help girls grow stronger in body and mind.
December 29, 2020
4 of the biggest challenges we’re tackling in 2021
With the end of the pandemic potentially in sight, we’re focusing on helping communities stay safe, weather the long-term impacts of COVID-19 and emerge stronger.
November 16, 2020
A look back at 2020: Challenges, progress and a path forward
A reflection on the global challenges of the past year and the power of collective, compassionate action to help solve them.
August 10, 2020
Radio repurposed: An old technology offers girls new chances
Worldwide, COVID-19 halted education. While many schools switched to online learning, girls in some rural communities lack internet or smartphone access. The solution? Radio.
July 15, 2020
6 ways digital platforms can accelerate growth during COVID-19
Mercy Corps’ Youth Impact Labs program uses the context of experiences in Kenya to make recommendations for tech companies looking to adjust their businesses for this new digital economy.