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20 Jan 2017 description

Refugees face similar challenges across Syria’s neighbouring countries

Refugees face similar challenges across Syria’s neighbouring countries, a new report by a coalition of 28 NGOs has found, warning that long-term efforts are still needed by the international community and host governments.

18 Jan 2017 description

Refugees and migrants in Greece age 15 to 24 have an overwhelming interest in continuing their education, a desire to work and willingness to learn new skills, according to a new report by the global organisations Mercy Corps and Norwegian Refugee Council. The study “Don’t forget us” explores for the first time in Greece the needs and vulnerabilities of the estimated 18,000 young women and men stranded there.

The two organisations conducted 17 focus group discussions with 120 adolescents and youth from 11 different countries residing on Greek islands and mainland sites.

17 Jan 2017 description
report Mercy Corps

Understanding what works to reduce violence, including violent extremism, is a key priority for many policymakers. Despite this need, to date there is very little research evaluating the effects of development programs on violence reduction. To address this knowledge gap, Mercy Corps undertook a rigorous impact evaluation of a 5-year stability-focused youth program in Somalia known as the Somali Youth Leaders Initiative (SYLI).

16 Jan 2017 description
report Mercy Corps

Following the treacherous winter weather in Greece, some refugees and migrants are being temporarily housed on a navy ship docked at the island of Lesvos. Mercy Corps provided transport to move refugees and migrants to the ship, and today, is undertaking cash distributions to help them meet their urgent needs.

Alan Glasgow, Mercy Corps Director of European Migration Response says:

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20 Jan 2017 description
job Closing date: 27 Jan 2017 Mercy Corps

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19 Jan 2017 description
job Closing date: 18 Feb 2017 Mercy Corps

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19 Jan 2017 description
job Closing date: 18 Feb 2017 Mercy Corps

About Mercy Corps

Mercy Corps is a leading global organization powered by the belief that a better world is possible.
In disaster, in hardship, in more than 40 countries around the world, we partner to put bold solutions
into action — helping people triumph over adversity and build stronger communities from within.
Now, and for the future.

19 Jan 2017 description
job Closing date: 18 Feb 2017 Mercy Corps

POSITION SUMMARY:

19 Jan 2017 description
job Closing date: 18 Feb 2017 Mercy Corps

About Mercy Corps
Mercy Corps is a leading global organization powered by the belief that a better world is possible.
In disaster, in hardship, in more than 40 countries around the world, we partner to put bold solutions
into action — helping people triumph over adversity and build stronger communities from within.
Now, and for the future.