Lynn Hector Lynn Hector, Senior Communications Officer Lynn Hector’s stories Partnering with Cisco to tackle the world's toughest challenges We are excited to announce that we are embarking on a new five-year initiative with leading global technology company Cisco. Together we hope to deliver aid and development assistance faster, better and to more people around the world. Lebanon, Syria: How Mohammad found a future after a childhood of violence 12-year-old Mohammad leads a different life now that he's a refugee living in Lebanon. After his family fled Syria, he had to get a job to help support them. Find out how a community center helps him cope. Haiti: Update: Preparing to meet emergency needs after Hurricane Matthew As the impact of the hurricane becomes clearer, our team is preparing a response to help meet urgent needs and lay the groundwork for recovery. Haiti: Update: On the ground assessing Hurricane Matthew damage Out teams in Haiti are out in communities today working to better understand the extent of damage and needs following Hurricane Matthew. Read our latest statement. Haiti: Update: Preparing to respond as Hurricane Matthew makes landfall As Hurricane Matthew makes landfall in Haiti, Mercy Corps is preparing to respond to the urgent needs of people in the hardest-hit areas. Read our latest statement.