We use fact-based research to share our knowledge and best practices with the broader humanitarian community. Explore our case studies, impact evaluations, reports and other technical documents which delve deep into the complex issues and sectors we tackle across Nigeria.
August 05, 2021
Analyzing and Responding to Social Media and Conflict
This framework identifies factors that make societies vulnerable or resilient to misinformation, disinformation, and hate speech. A policy brief suggests ways to address these challenges.
July 13, 2021
Achieving Economic Autonomy for the Marginalized Nigerian Youth
his research paper explores initiatives from implementation of Mercy Corps’ ENGINE and ECOSAT programs towards ensuring economic empowerment and financial autonomy of young people in Nigeria.
July 06, 2021
‘Fear of the Unknown’
Understanding the role of religion and identity in intercommunal conflict in Northern Nigeria.
June 28, 2021
A Clash of Contagions
COVID-19 and efforts to contain it are exacerbating the underlying drivers of conflict which, left unchecked, have the potential to foment instability and violence in the future.
April 22, 2021
Role of Markets in Strengthening Social Resilience Capacities in Northeast Nigeria
This brief shares lessons from Mercy Corps’ PDR and Maida program, on how a combination of livelihood and economic collectives can build financial and social sources of resilience in crisis contexts.