Research & Resources
March 14, 2019
Adolescence Lost: Forced Adulthood and a Fragile Future for Syria's Next Generation
This study focuses on older adolescents, aged 14 to 19 years, to understand the conflict from their perspective and its consequences for their individual futures and the future of Syria.
February 26, 2019
A Step Towards Resilience: Pioneering Market Systems Development in Humanitarian Response
Mercy Corps is responding to the South Sudanese refugee influx in Uganda by testing the use of a market systems development approach to build the resilience of refugee and local communities.
January 16, 2019
Borno Strategic Resilience Assessment
Mercy Corps conducted a Strategic Resilience Assessment in Borno State, Northeast Nigeria, with the goal of understanding resilience dynamics within protracted conflict and identifying key capacities to inform a theory of change for strengthening resilience in the immediate and medium-term.
December 01, 2018
E-transfer Implementation Guide for Cash Transfer Programming
In cash transfer programming, electronic transfers (e-transfers) offer a digital replacement for paper vouchers or physical cash. This guide provides guidance and tools for teams considering, or already using, e-transfers in humanitarian programs. While the guide was designed for Mercy Corps team members, we hope that it will be a resource for the wider humanitarian community.
November 27, 2018
Financial Inclusion: Technology’s Role in Accessing Financial Services
An exploration of Jordan’s mobile payments initiative to increase financial inclusion in the country