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Rachel Godfrey Wood is a consultant researcher for the International Institute for Environment and Development and a regular contributor to its blog, Due South….

More than half the world’s population is at risk of malaria. The disease disproportionately affects the extreme poor and places an immense burden…

Here at Nuru we like to highlight the good work that others are doing to put an end to global poverty. Designer Emily Pilloton…

Nuru International has announced the launch of its Leadership Program, a capacity building initiative based upon the principles of design thinking with the…

Ben Lyon is Vice President of Business Development for Kopo Kopo, which offers a software-as-a-service platform for integrating mobile money with core banking and…

Ed Cable is the Mifos Community Manager – he oversees the Mifos open source community, connecting its members worldwide with the tools, support,…

Nuru International is using innovative new technologies for mobile banking to increase access to basic financial services for rural households living in extreme…

SustainU, a producer of university related clothing using fabrics made from 100 percent recycled materials made in the USA  has launched its “oneSHIRT”…

Over 70% of the 1.4 billion people living in extreme poverty live in rural areas according to the Rural Poverty Report 2011, produced…

We did it. We met our Holiday Campaign fundraising goal. Five different donor families pledged $120,000 in matching funds for our Holiday Campaign….