Social Enterprise

Q&A: Agroecology as Resistance in Chiapas, Mexico

In southern Mexico, the indigenous Zapatista movement is practicing a new kind of agriculture.

Social Enterprise

Video: Colombia: Cultivating Peace on a Farm

By Annie Baker, August 7, 2018

Today, two years after the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia formally disbanded, Marcos Martinez works at a farm cooperative with other ex-combattants to bring peace and nourishment back to the region.

Weekly news roundup: Zimbabwe sees electoral violence, Yemen conflict worsens, and US economic forecasts look grim.

By Taylor Lewis, August 5, 2018

A weekly roundup of mainstream news about the context in which Mercy Corps works, focused on development and innovation.

Sustainable Energy

Video: A glimpse into the potential future of farming in Africa

By Taylor Lewis, July 6, 2018

A technology that may be able to solve Africa's food crises, water shortage, and economic troubles all at once


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