Tag: solutions to poverty

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…

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…

The Transformative Impact of Farmer Organizations in Ethiopia

This post is the second in this blog series. Click here to read Part 1.  Farmer organizations play a vital role in helping…

Nuru Ethiopia Impact Report Released

COVID-19 has wreaked havoc on the globe, and while many countries have started to see some semblance of normalcy, the pandemic itself and…

Nuru Kenya Builds Capacity of Farmers Amid COVID-19

The year 2020 was a critical year for many organizations, including Nuru Kenya. Against the backdrop of seemingly endless challenges created by COVID-19…

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…

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…