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Mercy Corps Action Center

Portland, OR

The Action Center is Mercy Corps' public outreach and youth education space, featuring ongoing interactive multi-media displays, lectures, school programs and adult classes and special exhibits. The Center is located at Mercy Corps headquarters in Portland's Old Town/China Town district.


Jeffrey Garten: Where are we now?

April 27, 2017 7:00 PM

Dont miss your chance to hear from noted Yale professor Jeffrey E. Garten as he examines the evolution of globalization and discusses how and what the international community must do to adapt in modern times. Garten will draw from his book, From Silk to Silicon: The Story of Globalization Through Ten Extraordinary Lives.
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Coming of Age, Part II: A day in the life

May 16, 2017 7:00 PM

Hear from Mercy Corps Senior Global Communications Officer and first responder Christy Delafield as she shares inspiring stories of youth forging a stronger future from a student thriving in Zaatari refugee camp to a young Syrian break dancer despite coming of age in conflict.
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Cascadia: Our Geology, Our Selves

May 25, 2017 7:00 PM

Environmental scientist Robert Butler explores the long and varied anatomy of the Pacific Northwest subduction plate and the overlying continental crust where forces are at work to cause different kinds of shocks. Butler is joined by Mercy Corps Director for US Disaster Preparedness & Community Resilience, Susan Romanski, who will help us prepare for the worst case scenario.
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Mercy Corps Action Center
Megan McMorran

28 SW First Ave
Portland, OR 97204

503-896-5002, ext. 4



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December 04, 2013 7:00 PM
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Arab Spring Redux, a lecture by w...

October 01, 2013 7:00 PM
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It's The Economy, lecture by Adam...

September 26, 2013 7:00 PM
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International Development 101

July 22, 2013 9:00 AM
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Artivism Camp at Mercy Corps

July 08, 2013 9:00 AM
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The Beautiful Game: Stories of So...

June 04, 2013 6:00 PM
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Global Youth: A Lost Generation?...

May 02, 2013 7:00 PM
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The Power of Sport + Play, Lectur...

April 09, 2013 7:00 PM
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Finding the Watermark: Threats &...

March 19, 2013 7:00 PM
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Syria: What Now?

February 28, 2013 7:00 PM
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International Development 101

July 16, 2012 9:00 AM
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Artivism Summer Camp

July 09, 2012 9:00 AM
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Global Citizen Corps National Sum...

June 25, 2012 9:00 AM
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Increasing the Bandwidth for Soci...

June 07, 2012 7:00 PM
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War-zone Reportage and Comic Art

May 24, 2012 7:00 PM
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Inside Egypt's Youth Movement, 20...

April 26, 2012 7:00 PM
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Through Metaphor and Memory: An E...

March 21, 2012 7:00 PM
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Youth in the Arab World: The Real...

February 22, 2012 7:00 PM
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November 01, 2011 7:00 PM
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Gandhi, Google and Hashtags: An E...

October 11, 2011 7:00 PM
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Digital Storytelling Workshop

July 11, 2011 1:00 PM
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June 27, 2011 9:00 AM
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June 14, 2011 7:00 PM
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An Evening with June Arunga

May 09, 2011 7:00 PM
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Tuesday U: Russia and the Caucasu...

May 03, 2011 7:00 PM
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The Biggest Idea in Development T...

March 10, 2011 7:00 PM
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January 11, 2011 7:00 PM
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October 26, 2010 7:00 PM
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March 03, 2010 7:30 PM
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