Mercy Corps

Last modified: 
24/04/2020 - 1:51pm

Mercy Corps exists to alleviate suffering, poverty, and oppression by helping people build secure, productive, and just communities. The agency pursues its mission through emergency relief services, sustainable community development, partnering closely with civil society, and facilitating economic development. Mercy Corps has been present in the Middle East since the 1980s and currently has offices in Yemen, Lebanon, Palestine, Jordan, Syria, and Iraq. Working in Lebanon since 1993, Mercy Corps has implemented community development programs focused on promoting economic development and increased opportunity for disadvantaged communities, while at the same time responding to emergencies as they occur in the country.  In 2012, the program portfolio shifted in response to the massive refugee influx from Syria. Since then, Mercy Corps Lebanon has solidified its portfolio, integrating emergency response programming with longer-term development programming by focusing on the following key sectors: Child and Youth Protection, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Local Governance and Conflict Mitigation, Agriculture, Livelihoods and Economic Development, and Food Security. 

Acronym: 
MC
Organisation Type: 
International Civil Society Organisation
Founding Year: 
1993
Country of Origin: 
LB
Intervention Sector(s): 
Refugees
Water sanitation and hygiene
Contact person's position: 
Operations Manager
Contact person's email: 
Contact person's phone number: 
+96170926400
Address: 
Alfred Naccache Str., Facing Hotel Dieu de France (After Al Bahriya insurance)
Beirut , Beirut
Lebanon
Phone: +9611425466-7
Fax: +9611425469
Beirut LB
City: 
Beirut
Street: 
Alfred Naccache Str., Facing Hotel Dieu de France (After Al Bahriya insurance)
Phone: 
+9611425466-7
Fax: 
+9611425469
Contact person's name: 
Hussam Salhab
Partnerships: 
Mercy Corps works in partnership with a range of local and international NGOs and institutions, including the following:<br> American University of Beirut, ANERA, the Kamel Youssef Jaber Center, Lebanese American University, Lebanese Organization for Study and Training (LOST), Hariri Foundation, Hoss Foundation for Democracy, Professional Computer Association, St. Vincent de Paul Foundation, and numerous agricultural co-ops and community-based organizations throughout Lebanon, Ibad Rahman, Childrens Organization of Beirut, Bahman Hospital and Charity of Islam Organization.

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Mercy Corps exists to alleviate suffering, poverty, and oppression by helping people build secure, productive, and just communities. The agency pursues its mission through emergency relief services, sustainable community development, partnering closely with civil society, and facilitating economic development.

Friday, 26 March 2021
Expired
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Mercy Corps exists to alleviate suffering, poverty, and oppression by helping people build secure, productive, and just communities. The agency pursues its mission through emergency relief services, sustainable community development, partnering closely with civil society, and facilitating economic development.

Thursday, 8 April 2021
Expired

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The Governance and Community Action Programme (GCAP) aims to empower vulnerable municipalities and communities to mitigate conflict caused by resource tensions exacerbated by the Syrian refugee crisis.

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Mercy Corps is an international humanitarian and development organization working in over 40 countries worldwide helping people build secure, productive and just communities. In Jordan, Mercy Corps has been actively working since 2002 to implement a variety of programs funded by US and European governments and private donors. The current portfolio includes programs focusing on improved water demand management, conflict mitigation and social cohesion programming, child, youth and inclusive education programming, and humanitarian relief programming.

Tuesday, 20 April 2021
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The Program Manager is responsible for the implementation of the project through structured oversight and coordination with MC team members, technical leads, and private and public sector stakeholders. They will be overall responsible for constant analysis and adaptation to an ever-changing political, economic, and social context to ensure that the project both meets its targets to the quality, scope and timeframe required, and is able to create lasting, positive, gender-transformative impact for the youth and women it serves and the communities in which they live.

Wednesday, 28 April 2021

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