South Sudan update December 27, 2013
A week after torrential rains caused floodwaters to reach about 3.6 meters, Palestinians use fishing boats to assist residents in retrieving belongings from homes along flooded streets in the Al Nafaq section of Gaza City, Dec. 18.
Flooding worsens Gazans’ plight December 20, 2013
Doreen Ruto, director of Daima Initiatives for Peace and Development, leading a retreat for first responders, including participant Charles Mugo, on trauma healing after the attack on the Westgate mall in Nairobi, Kenya.
Trauma training after Westgate mall attack December 18, 2013
Mbonye Buhunda, 38, her husband and their six children, including Mapenli, 11 and Ishara, 13, pictured, have been displaced repeatedly.
As rebel army took control of city, Congolese flee November 30, 2013
Eastern Congo
On assignment: Eastern Congo coordinator October 1, 2013
Ricardo Esquivia founder of Sembrandopaz is facing threats from Colombian authorities.
CALL TO ACTION: Protection for MCC partner in Colombia September 26, 2013
MCC letter regarding the safety of Colombian partner September 18, 2013
A call to end the violence in Syria August 28, 2013
This Syrian girl, whose name is withheld for security reasons, was singing, playing musical chairs and painting when MCC visited the temporary Lebanon community where she lives. The activities were coordinated by MCC’s partner, Development for People and Nature Association.
Syrian children carry heavy load August 2, 2013
A voice for peace July 25, 2013
Ahmad Yousef was displaced from Koseir, a village near Homs, Syria; he now lives in Humaira, where he received this food package.
MCC projects bring assistance in Syria and Lebanon July 12, 2013
building peace
Planting peace in a border town July 1, 2013
Tito Bojórquez
First person: Tito Bojórquez July 1, 2013
Bola Melad Ragheb, who limps because of polio, stands in the shop where he works after school, earning enough money to pay for his sister’s school costs. He credits an MCC Global Family education program with giving him the confidence to apply.
MCC encourages Egyptian youth with disabilities May 16, 2013
Helping hands at work in Syria May 8, 2013

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