Category: Nuru Views

Quarterly Geopolitical Analysis: 2022 Quarter Two | Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso | Hope Can’t Stand Alone  My background in international conflict analysis shapes how I approach my role as CEO of Nuru…

The Effects of La Niña in East and West Africa

What is La Niña? La Niña is a weather pattern coinciding with colder than average waters in the Pacific Ocean, affecting global weather…

Climate Strategy: An Interview with Nuru International’s Casey Harrison

In this second post in our three-part series on Nuru’s approach to climate change adaptation, we invite you to get to know Nuru International…

Quarterly Geopolitical Analysis: 2021 Quarter Four

Misdirection by Russia “Most magicians believe ‘misdirection’ is about distracting your audience as you make a secret move. The truth is far more…

Nuru Quarterly Geopolitical Analysis: 2021 Quarter Three

The Rube Goldberg Anti-Politics Machine: How a few thousand marbles could set off a chain reaction that determines a continent’s future This quarter’s…

Coming Together After Hard Times

In hard times throughout human history, coming together has provided a path back to normalcy, to solidarity, to stability. When our communities are…

Nuru Recognizes World Food Day and Local Leaders at the Heart of Food Systems

Today is World Food Day,  a day set aside by the United Nations to acknowledge the vital importance and the undeniable fragility of…

Nuru Quarterly Geopolitical Analysis: 2021 Quarter Two

Warning: This content could be triggering to some readers, as it includes some descriptions of the horrific brutalities conducted by the former head…

Nuru Quarterly Geopolitical Analysis: 2021 Quarter One

As many industrialized nations begin to emerge from the COVID-19 global pandemic and reopen their economies, much of the rest of the world…

Hope in Uncertain Times

Hope. I have been reflecting a lot lately on how absent this word has been from people’s mouths in recent days. The darkness of…