Category: Press Releases

InsideNGO Honors Elizabeth Atherton of Nuru International with 2016 Excellence Award in Finance

WASHINGTON, DC—InsideNGO honored Nuru International’s Director of Finance, Elizabeth Atherton, with its 2016 Excellence Award in Finance at its annual conference held at…

Jake Harriman to address 200+ organizations at Devex World opening assembly

WASHINGTON, DC—Professionals from 200+ organizations will converge at The Mead Center for American Theater on June 14, 2016. The first global development event of its…

Nuru International named finalist for 6th Annual Classy Awards

BOSTON, MA–Classy, the world’s first social impact platform with the goal of helping organizations solve social problems more effectively and efficiently, announced Nuru…

Jake Harriman joins veteran panel at 2016 USGLC State Leaders Summit

WASHINGTON, DC—500 state leaders from across the country are gathering for the 2016 USGLC State Leaders Summit hosted by the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition…

Aerie Changala to present at first FHI 360 summit on integrated development

WASHINGTON, DC—Nuru International is among the presenters at “Greater Than the Sum of Its Parts – The Power of Integration”, the first FHI 360…

Nuru International welcomes Stanford Visiting Law Professor Beth Van Schaack to board of directors

IRVINE, CA—Nuru International is proud to welcome its newest member, Beth Van Schaack, to its board of directors. Her extensive background in international…

Dr. Jimmy Leak to present Nuru Kenya Literacy Outreach at 2016 CIES Annual Conference

VANCOUVER, BC—The Comparative International Education Society (CIES) is holding CIES 2016 at Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre in Vancouver, BC from March 6-10, 2016….

“Girl Rising” screening opens dialogue about educating girls to end poverty

NASHVILLE, TN—Tennessee Returned Peace Corps Volunteers (TNRPCV) is partnering with HumanDocs and Peace Corps to bring a free screening of “Girl Rising” to…

Gates Foundation funds M&E expert collaboration to evaluate integrated development approaches

WASHINGTON, DC—On Wednesday, March 2, 2016, Nuru International will attend “Building an Evaluation Framework for Integrated Development Approaches: A Brainstorming and Conceptualization Workshop.”…

UC Irvine celebrates work of alumnus Dr. Jimmy Leak with Nuru International

In the fight against terrorism, Jimmy Leak ’12 isn’t a typical soldier. Instead of military training, he has a Ph.D. in educational policy…