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Nuru Partners to Build Sustainable Farmer Organizations

One of the key components of the Nuru model to eradicate extreme poverty in fragile rural areas is investing in and developing local…

Nuru International Selected as a  2019 NonProfit Times Best Nonprofit to Work For

Nuru International is ecstatic to have made The NonProfit Times “Best Nonprofits to Work For” list for the second year in a row….

Nuru Nigeria Applies Innovative Resilience Capacities Index

Nuru Nigeria Applies Innovative Resilience Capacities Index By 2030, about 80 percent of the world’s extreme poor will live in fragile states unable…

Leadership Program Manager Presents at Influential African Agriculture Conference

In January 2019, The United Methodist Church held its annual conference, “The Church and Agriculture, ” in Johannesburg, South Africa. The conference took place…

Nuru International Welcomes Global Fragility Act

Costa Mesa, CA– Nuru International applauds the introduction of the Global Fragility Act of 2019, by Representatives Eliot Engel (D-NY), Mike McCaul (R-TX),…

Nuru International celebrates the passing of the Global Fragility and Violence Reduction Act by the U.S. House of Representatives

On November 27th, the U.S. House of Representatives passed critical bi-partisan legislation that Nuru International and a broad coalition of other NGOs have…

Staying Smart in Agriculture

The first, second, third, fourth, and fifth posts in this series are an attempt to convey how Nuru’s approach to rural livelihood development…

Co-creating Local Value Chains

This post is the fifth in a six-part series on Nuru’s rural livelihoods programming and how it helps farmers and their families take…

Driving Adaptive Programming with Data

Smart farming is not a static concept that can be pulled off a shelf and applied in any context. Agriculture by its very…

Nuru’s training curricula are designed to optimize the present capabilities, opportunities and motivations of the farmers they serve. For example, Nuru Kenya tested…