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New Models to End Extreme Poverty

From combat operations in Iraq to Stanford Business School to rural Ethiopia, Jake Harriman traces his personal path toward sustainable solutions to poverty in this podcast.

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How local can you get?

Devex President and Editor-in-Chief Raj Kumar explores localization of international development by comparing and contrasting Nuru International and the Millennium Villages Project.

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Linking Extreme Poverty and Global Terrorism

Jake Harriman shares why founding Nuru was the path he took when he was awakened to the link between lack of choice and global insecurity.

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Important Global Fragility Act passes in the US House of Representatives

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Costa Mesa, CA– Nuru International celebrates the passage of the bipartisan Global Fragility Act of 2019 (GFA), by Representatives Eliot Engel (D-NY), Mike McCaul (R-TX), and many others in the…

Nuru Partners to Build Sustainable Farmer Organizations

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One of the key components of the Nuru model to eradicate extreme poverty in fragile rural areas is investing in and developing local farmer organizations that are self-sustaining. At Nuru,…

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

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Nuru International is ecstatic to have made The NonProfit Times “Best Nonprofits to Work For” list for the second year in a row. Nuru moved up 14 spots from last…

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