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

From Minimum Standards to a Gender Transformative Approach: The State of Women at Nuru

In 2017, Nuru International proudly joined a small but growing number of international development organizations endorsing ‘Minimum Standards for Mainstreaming Gender Equality.’ Now…

International Women’s Day: How Women in Leadership #BreakTheBias at Nuru

This International Women’s Day, Nuru joins the global community in imagining a gender equal world. To celebrate the progress being made toward this…

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…

Farmer Organizations in Kenya Transform Communities

We started this series on farmer organizations by providing an overview of the Nuru model, outlining the crucial role that local organizations play…

Nuru Recognizes World Soil Day

The UN has set aside December 5 as World Soil Day “to raise awareness of the importance of maintaining healthy ecosystems and human…

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 Nigeria Grows Its Programming in the Northeast

It is the heart of the rainy season in northeast Nigeria, and farmers’ fields are lush with groundnut and soybean plants. Just as…

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 International Launches Running Club

Every year since 2013, runners from across the US have partnered with Nuru International to raise awareness for farmer families who are living…