NEWS & UPDATES

Stories from the Frontlines

Read the latest updates on our programs, successes, and challenges

Smallholder Farming in Africa during the Ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic

Courage is resolve amidst adversity. This is my reflection as countries of the world pass the one-year mark of COVID-19 entering their borders…

Restoring Our Earth Through Locally-led Development 

“Restore Our Earth” is the theme for Earth Day 2021. To “restore” is to repair, rebuild, or renew. These words, emotions, and actions…

Healthy Behaviors and Building Resilience to COVID-19 in Kenya

Today is World Health Day, an annual celebration that aims to create awareness around a specific health priority determined by the World Health…

Recognizing World Water Day in Ethiopia

Today is world water day, a day set aside to globally recognize the importance of clean water. In Ethiopia, Nuru has been focused…

Celebrating International Women’s Day Every Day in Nigeria

It’s International Women’s Day! At Nuru Nigeria, we celebrate by putting women front and center of our programs, not just today, but every…

Transforming Rural Economies Through Professional Farmer Organizations

At Nuru, a firm belief remains constant: the best way to cultivate lasting meaningful choices is from within the community, within the household,…

Nuru Kenya Expands Into Homa Bay County

In August 2020, Nuru Kenya began expanding into Homa Bay County, Kenya. Nuru Kenya has been serving farmers, growing leaders, and strengthening cooperatives…

Vitamin Angels Partners with Nuru Nigeria to Distribute Vitamins and Minerals to Underserved Women and Children

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 22, 2020  Contact: Tacy Layne | info@nuruinternational.org ABUJA, NIGERIA — Vitamin Angels recently partnered with Nuru Nigeria by donating…

Nuru Nigeria’s Amy Gaman Receives Award of Excellence in Leadership and Humanitarian Services

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 17, 2020  Contact: Tacy Layne | info@nuruinternational.org  LAGOS –– In November 2020, Nuru Nigeria Executive Director Amy Gaman was…

New Book “What Transformation Takes” Highlights Nuru’s Work in Kenya

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 15, 2020  Contact: Tacy Layne | info@nuruinternational.org WASHINGTON, D.C. — Nuru Kenya is highlighted in the recently published book…