Research and resources
June 11, 2018
Measuring Gender Dynamics in Resilience: Tools for Integrating Gender into Resilience-Focused Programs
May 24, 2017
The Use of Financial Products in Mitigating Natural Disaster Risk
Mercy Corps study examining the effects of actual and perceived vulnerability to natural disasters in Indonesia
August 29, 2016
Urban Resilience Measurement
Mercy Corps recently developed a training curriculum and approach guide on urban resilience measurement. It was developed at the request of USAID/RDMA to provide them with technical support and funded by a grant from Food Security Network/TOPS program.
February 23, 2016
SCOPE Learning Study
Mercy Corps’ SCOPE program (Scaling Sustainable Consumption and Production of the Soybean Processing Industry in Indonesia), funded under the European Commission’s SWITCH mechanism, spotted the potential in the market system for tofu and tempeh to achieve the two programmatic goals of promoting energy efficiency and reducing environmental impact; and contributing to poverty reduction through improvements in the profitability of tofu and tempeh MSEs.
January 21, 2015
Cultivation techniques and financial management help to raise yields and improve farmer productivity among female smallholder farmers in Indonesia
Cultivation techniques and financial management help to raise yields and improve farmer productivity among female smallholder farmers in Indonesia.
March 11, 2014
Market Assessment for Agricultural Value-Chain Payments via Mobile Technology
This study will evaluate the agriculture market for 5 types of crops; rice, maize, potato, chili and palm oil in Indonesia for mobile value-chain payments. It also assesses and analyzes the gap between farmers and value chain actors on the existing payment system and how mobile technology can benefit agribusiness and farmers in the country.