Mercy Corps

Last modified: 
16/04/2018 - 12:40pm

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
Website: 
Email: 
hsalhab@mercycorps.org
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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Jobs

GENERAL POSITION SUMMARY: The GBV Assistant will be responsible for engaging with women, men, boys and girls through outreach activities, including information dissemination, risk identification, and mitigation, and support the creation and follow up of community groups. He/she will closely work with local communities, NGOs, local authorities and other community groups to ensure that Mercy Corps and the program have widespread acceptance and facilitate achieving the impact of the program.

Thursday, 15 November 2018
Expired

PROGRAM/DEPARTMENT SUMMARY:
The Human Resources Department is committed to implementing and maintaining the highest standards of efficiency and integrity in the HR services, namely; HR Administration, Policy Implementation, Recruitment, Selection and Placement & Organizational Development, Capacity Building and Career Development for Mercy Corps in Lebanon.

Sunday, 28 October 2018
Expired

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