A community’s path to resilience
The Rural Resilience Activity helps Mairi Kuwait’s residents find self-reliance and resilience through training and skill development.
April 16, 2023
Finding ability in disability: Conflict affected family empowered to conquer the past
Displaced by insurgency and in despair, Karu Bulama and her husband, both partially blind, faced hardship. See how the ADAPT II program fanned the flames of hope, changing their lives for the better.
April 14, 2023
Helping rural women adapt to government’s cashless policy through innovation
How Mercy Corps innovative payment system is fostering compliance with the new cashless policy and empowering women in communities in Katsina state to own their finances.
April 11, 2023
Leveraging communities’ trusted source of information to vaccine access and acceptance
The vaccine access program is increasing the rate of COVID-19 vaccination through the establishment and strengthening of Community COVID-19 Response Committees (CRC), which are composed of diverse community leaders and members of diverse groups.
April 10, 2023
Addressing hygiene issues for preventing the spread of COVID-19
Harnessing the connection between hygiene and prevention of infectious diseases. This story showcases how the provision of hygiene kits can help families better protect themselves from COVID-19.
April 01, 2023
Connecting enterprising women to business opportunities: Jummai’s Story
How can we ensure that rural women have equitable access to business opportunities? We share evidence on how the Rural Resilience Activity is strengthening local organization to bridge this gap.