Building climate resilience one harvest at a time
Yoko Okura, Mercy Corps' Asia Climate Change Advisor, chats with Brown Girl Green about supporting communities most vulnerable to the climate crisis.
April 08, 2021
The facts: How climate change affects people living in poverty
For people living in poverty, the effects of climate change — limited water and food sources and increased competition for them — are a matter of life and death.
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.
July 17, 2020
The facts: What you need to know about the crisis in Yemen
80 percent of Yemen's population — over 24 million people — is in need of humanitarian support like food, water and medicine. Here's what you need to know about the crisis and what you can do to help.
May 18, 2020
Desert locusts in East Africa: A plague of another order
As communities brace against COVID-19, a desert locust plague in East Africa threatens to drive hunger rates to unprecedented levels.
May 08, 2020
The facts: What you need to know about global hunger
The hunger cycle has millions of families in its grip. Why don't they have the food they need — and what effect will COVID-19 have on the crisis?