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Stories from the Frontlines

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

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…

Localizing Training and Extension

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

Championing Behavior Change in Agriculture

Previously, I shared a brief post about how Nuru’s Rural Livelihoods/Agriculture programming generally works with farmers. Today I’d like to dive in a bit to…

Keeping the Culture in Agriculture: Smart Farming

Feed grasses, beans, maize, goat and sheep fattening, and dairy are just a few of the activities that are part of a Nuru…

Nuru International Officially Certified as a Great Place to Work

I am very happy to announce that Nuru International was certified as a great workplace earlier this month by the independent analysts at…

CORE Group Discussions on the Development Humanitarian Nexus

When people come together to share failures and success with the purpose of counteracting some of the biggest challenges on the planet brought…

#WorldBreastfeedingWeek in Kenya

Nuru Kenya Healthcare Program promotes exclusive breastfeeding in rural parts of Kenya. Exclusive breastfeeding is a norm that every new mother should adhere…

Humentum Honors Nuru International Staff at  the 2018 Operational Excellence Award

Humentum honored Nuru International’s Security Coordinator, Brian von Kraus, with its 2018 Operational Excellence Award at its annual conference, The Power of Operational…

Join Team Nuru International and Run the 43rd Marine Corps Marathon

For the last five years, I’ve been able to join my wife and dozens of other runners from around the country to run…

Reflections on ‘expatriate exit’ from Nuru Ethiopia in 2018

Right now, the air is abuzz with opportunity in Ethiopia. Across the country there is talk of reform and change and new ideals…