Category: Healthcare

Empowered Parents Embrace Exclusive Breastfeeding

Nuru Kenya works toward improving maternal and child healthcare in line with Sustainable Development Goal #3: Good Health and Well-Being. Each year, Nuru…

#WorldBreastfeedingWeek in Kenya

Nuru Kenya Healthcare Program promotes exclusive breastfeeding in rural parts of Kenya. Exclusive breastfeeding is a norm that every new mother should adhere…

#WorldHealthDay community stories of #HealthForAll

In celebration of World Health Day 2018, Nuru International thanks our staff who are working tirelessly in Kenya and Ethiopia to help bring…

#Mothersday moments across the ocean

#FirstTimeMothers reflect on new life and nursing I just got back from a precious week with my new niece during her third week…

On #WorldMalariaDay and every day, Nuru Kenya works to #EndMalaria

World Malaria Day is observed annually on April 25 to raise awareness of the global effort to control, prevent, and ultimately eradicate malaria….

From government to rural development: Zelalem Abera, Healthcare Program Manager for Nuru Ethiopia

Zelalem Abera is the Healthcare Program Manager for Nuru Ethiopia. Zelalem earned his M.S. in Applied Human Nutrition and a B.S. in Public Health with…

Together, community restores clean water access for 1,000 households in Boreda, Ethiopia

Over the past three weeks, local water infrastructure artisans, community members and woreda (county) and zonal Water and Mining officials came together to restore…

Healthy moms, healthy communities! Nuru celebrates #IntlMHDay

The World Health Organization reports a shocking statistic: “Every day, approximately 830 women die from preventable causes related to pregnancy and childbirth.” If you…

Why #cleanwater costs so much more in the developing world #WorldWaterDay

Here in the US, clean drinkable water flows from the kitchen sink and even down the toilet with each flush. It’s easy to…

Relentlessly devoted to farmer family health in 2015

In 2015, the Nuru Healthcare team was relentlessly devoted to helping farmer families prevent illness and move toward better health through positive behavior…