NEWS & UPDATES

Stories from the Frontlines

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

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…

Nuru Nigeria Sprouts Hope Despite Hard Harvest Year

It’s harvest time in northern Adamawa State. During this time of year, farmers are busy. Farmers have intricately planned harvest and post-harvest activities,…

Nuru Kenya: Taking Stock Five Years After Expatriate Exit

Five years ago, Nuru International expatriates left Kenya and handed over the operations of the Nuru Kenya NGO to the local team. The…

A New Chapter For Nuru

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 30, 2020 Contact: Billy Williams | info@nuruinternational.org WASHINGTON, D.C.–– Twelve years ago, the idea of Nuru was launched in…