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.
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.
March 05, 2021
3 ways our teams are challenging gender norms around the world
Mercy Corps team members share three ways they are busting harmful gender norms in their communities and countries.
November 16, 2020
Talk is cheap: The women, peace and security agenda
What should have been the culmination of an entire year celebrating milestones for women and gender equality, passed almost unnoticed.
October 14, 2020
Why women are crucial to our COVID-19 response
The pandemic is pushing women into poverty at a faster rate. We’re ensuring women have the financial tools, information and leadership to push back.
February 17, 2020
The gift of a lifetime: A mother builds a better future for her daughter
A story of how Mercy Corps is empowering women in Nepal to break the cycle of poverty and transform their lives