Ninety-six (96) local, regional, and international organizations and entities (prime actors) were identified by their peers as influential in the life of Syria. In the chart below, the left column ranks the prime actors from most influential in shaping the life in Syria (Russia) to the least influential (Relief International).
The chart also shows the classification of prime actors into five stances indicating the actor's support and contribution to inclusive nationalism for Syria, starting from the most committed (Core) to the least committed (Saboteur).
Amount of influence of Mercy Corps in the life of Syria, and its commitment to inclusive nationalism for Syria.
25 prime actors participated in the following:
- Determining the rank of Mercy Corps according to the amount of its influence on life in Syria. As shown in the chart below, Mercy Corps ranked 74th most influential prime actor.
- Assessing and classifying Mercy Corps according to its commitment to inclusive nationalism for Syria (also indicated in the same row by the colored rectangle). Of the 25 prime actors who participated in the assessments, more agreed that Mercy Corps falls under the category of 'Helper'. A prime actor assessed as Helper is seen as supportive of and contributing to inclusive nationalism for Syria, but has other priorities that it considers more important.
In response to the question, “How is Mercy Corps important in the life of Syria?”
Round 3 statements (Nov. 2016 - July 2017):
"They make humanitarian and advocacy efforts for the Syrian people. They help inform the international community about the needs of the Syrian refugees.” (233121)