Nuru International

Nuru International is a non-profit organisation that equips local leaders within communities with the tools and knowledge to lead their communities out of extreme poverty. Its model consists of addressing following areas: rural livelihoods, financial inclusion, health and education.

Nuru currently operates in three countries (Kenya, Ethiopia and Nigeria) working with over 8,000 households and reaching 48,000 people. Independent evaluation of their impact shows their services have resulted in: 117% increase in crop yield, 241% profitability in farming; 25% reduction in under-5’s child mortality, and seen a two-fold increase in literacy rates, within a one year period. To date, Nuru has positively impacted over 130,000 people, including 17 schools.