Category: Nuru Views

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…

Knowledge Shared and Friendships Made: Nuru Ethiopia/Nuru Kenya Exchange Visit

In March 2017, staff members from Nuru Ethiopia visited the original Nuru project in Isibania, Kenya. None of the Ethiopian staff had ever…

Meet Casey Harrison, Agriculture Program Strategic Advisor

Nuru International is excited that Casey Harrison joined our team in October 2016! We caught up with Casey last week for a quick…

How I found a rewarding pro bono consulting opportunity with lasting impact in Africa

When I set off to work for my three-month pro bono consulting assignment with Nuru Ethiopia, I wondered whether I could transfer my…

Building development we believe in

As my flight neared its destination, I tried to remember how I felt during my first descent into Addis ten years ago when…