Mercy Corps

  • What did they do? They provided emergancy relief and help communities recover as well as build resilience to future shock. They promoted sustainable change by supporting initiatives that are community-led and promote good governance and seeking innovation.
  • How is that role designed to protect human rights?
-Right of life

-Liberty and the security of person

-Freedom

-Thought and religion

  • Who supports their mission? How do they get money/resources to do their work? The mission is supported by the American people because they are based out of Portland. They are nonprofit and run by donations, people can make one time donations or they can make monthly donations and people fundraise for them. People can also send gifts or they can volunteer and join events.
  • What has been their successes in Darfur?
    Created a vibrant technology hub in Gaza. The global humanitarian agency Mercy Corps secured Gaza Sky Geeks future.