Research and resources
March 22, 2021
Overcoming the Trust Deficit
This report argues that in order to break the vicious cycle of pervasive mistrust in both vaccines and government actors, it is necessary to overcome the trust deficit between communities and the actors who will be leading vaccine rollout.
September 09, 2020
Understanding the Impact of COVID-19 in Fragile and Conflict-Affected Societies
The COVID-19 pandemic presents an array of challenges to societies affected by armed conflict and acute fragility, read our latest research and analysis on COVID-19 impacts to these societies.
August 26, 2020
COVID-19 Impact on Livestock Markets in the Horn of Africa
Mercy Corps monitored livestock systems to understand the interplay of diverse market forces as influenced by COVID-19 mitigation measures, as well as seasonality, locusts and Rift Valley Fever.
July 28, 2020
COVID-19 in Fragile Contexts: Reaching Breaking Point
How we can help communities not only cope with the COVID-19 crisis, but also strengthen their resilience so that they are better prepared to tackle the next, inevitable shock.
June 23, 2020
Economic Impact of COVID-19 in Somali Region
Mercy Corps’ series of rapid surveys of the Somali Region reveal the impact of COVID-19, providing an insightful snapshot of how the economy and people of the region have been affected.