Nuru International » Jake Harriman http://www.nuruinternational.org Wed, 19 Nov 2014 21:10:13 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.0 Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Chairman Philip Mohochi http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/celebrating-life-legacy-chairman-philip-mohochi/ http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/celebrating-life-legacy-chairman-philip-mohochi/#comments Thu, 15 May 2014 19:36:48 +0000 http://www.nuruinternational.org/?p=13004 In June 2007, Nuru was a vision that hadn’t found a home. After spending that summer in Kenya and meeting Philip Mohochi who would later become Chairman of Nuru Kenya,...

The post Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Chairman Philip Mohochi appeared first on Nuru International.

]]>
http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/celebrating-life-legacy-chairman-philip-mohochi/feed/ 2
Jake Harriman Speaks at TEDxBYU http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/jake-harriman-speaks-tedxbyu/ http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/jake-harriman-speaks-tedxbyu/#comments Wed, 14 May 2014 18:33:08 +0000 http://www.nuruinternational.org/?p=12985 I always enjoy sharing Nuru’s story; but when it’s in front of an audience of 800 smart, promising students, it’s even more of a thrill. Along with eight other individuals...

The post Jake Harriman Speaks at TEDxBYU appeared first on Nuru International.

]]>
http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/jake-harriman-speaks-tedxbyu/feed/ 0
Dalai Lama Honors Nuru International Founder Jake Harriman http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/dalai-lama-honors-nuru-international-founder-jake-harriman/ http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/dalai-lama-honors-nuru-international-founder-jake-harriman/#comments Tue, 18 Mar 2014 13:33:54 +0000 http://www.nuruinternational.org/?p=12736 Over the past five years, I have spent most of my days kicking up dust as I walked from field to field visiting farmers in rural Kenya and Ethiopia; but...

The post Dalai Lama Honors Nuru International Founder Jake Harriman appeared first on Nuru International.

]]>
http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/dalai-lama-honors-nuru-international-founder-jake-harriman/feed/ 4
2013 in Review http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/2013-in-review/ http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/2013-in-review/#comments Thu, 02 Jan 2014 12:26:02 +0000 http://www.nuruinternational.org/?p=12426 San Clemente, CA…what an epic place. Of all the crazy places in the world, I always seem to end up here at the end of each year. It is certainly...

The post 2013 in Review appeared first on Nuru International.

]]>
http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/2013-in-review/feed/ 0
Reflections on Nuru Beginnings: Why Kenya? http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/nuru-beginnings-why-would-we-choose-kenya/ http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/nuru-beginnings-why-would-we-choose-kenya/#comments Wed, 18 Sep 2013 17:11:51 +0000 http://www.nuruinternational.org/?p=12138 I previously wrote a blog post on why opening a Nuru project in Ethiopia is so critical to getting the Nuru Model to proof of concept. As I reflected on...

The post Reflections on Nuru Beginnings: Why Kenya? appeared first on Nuru International.

]]>
http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/nuru-beginnings-why-would-we-choose-kenya/feed/ 0
Selecting the First Cadre of Leaders for Nuru Ethiopia http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/selecting-the-first-cadre-of-leaders-for-nuru-ethiopia/ http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/selecting-the-first-cadre-of-leaders-for-nuru-ethiopia/#comments Mon, 01 Apr 2013 16:27:00 +0000 http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/?p=9417 We are off to a great start for Nuru Ethiopia here in Gamo Highlands. The team has been on the ground with me now for three weeks, and I can...

The post Selecting the First Cadre of Leaders for Nuru Ethiopia appeared first on Nuru International.

]]>
http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/selecting-the-first-cadre-of-leaders-for-nuru-ethiopia/feed/ 0
Celebrating Nuru Team’s Progress in 2012 http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/celebrating-nuru-teams-progress-in-2012/ http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/celebrating-nuru-teams-progress-in-2012/#comments Tue, 15 Jan 2013 22:09:21 +0000 http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/?p=9059 Looking back and reflecting is something I have never been that good at. The pace of my life over the past five years and the aggressiveness of what we are...

The post Celebrating Nuru Team’s Progress in 2012 appeared first on Nuru International.

]]>
http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/celebrating-nuru-teams-progress-in-2012/feed/ 4
New Nuru Country Project in Ethiopia http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/new-nuru-country-project-in-ethiopia/ http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/new-nuru-country-project-in-ethiopia/#comments Mon, 14 Jan 2013 17:59:39 +0000 http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/?p=9047 *For an explanation of Nuru’s Proof of Concept, see below. I’m very excited about the launch of our new country project in Ethiopia. I just spent the last three months...

The post New Nuru Country Project in Ethiopia appeared first on Nuru International.

]]>
http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/new-nuru-country-project-in-ethiopia/feed/ 1
Update from Jake Harriman: Nuru Begins Laying a Foundation in Ethiopia http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/update-from-jake-harriman-nuru-begins-laying-a-foundation-in-ethiopia/ http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/update-from-jake-harriman-nuru-begins-laying-a-foundation-in-ethiopia/#comments Mon, 22 Oct 2012 19:40:04 +0000 http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/?p=8437 Wow…I forgot how hard this is. The last five weeks have pretty much been a blur since I hit the ground in Boreda, Ethiopia to launch Nuru’s new country project...

The post Update from Jake Harriman: Nuru Begins Laying a Foundation in Ethiopia appeared first on Nuru International.

]]>
http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/update-from-jake-harriman-nuru-begins-laying-a-foundation-in-ethiopia/feed/ 3
Linking Extreme Poverty and Global Terrorism http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/linking-extreme-poverty-and-global-terrorism/ http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/linking-extreme-poverty-and-global-terrorism/#comments Wed, 14 Mar 2012 00:51:30 +0000 http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/?p=7797 Click here to read this post in the New York Times. These days, I spend most of my time hiking the rolling hills and valleys of Kuria, a remote district...

The post Linking Extreme Poverty and Global Terrorism appeared first on Nuru International.

]]>
http://www.nuruinternational.org/blog/news/linking-extreme-poverty-and-global-terrorism/feed/ 0