Forming Leaders in Integral Ecology for Rural Transformation in Uganda
Who Are We?
BLI is a response to three major challenges in Uganda: environmental degradation, food insecurity, and poverty.
Inspired by Pope Francis's encyclical letter Laudato Si', BLI is based in the practice of Integral Ecology and actively works toward the seven Laudato Si' goals. We recognize the inherent connection between the cry of the Earth and the cry of the poor, and our program equally recognizes the importance of education, environmentalism, and sound economics.
Our Three Pillars
“I want to be a part of the change I want to see, mainly the restoration of Mother Earth.”
- Paul Muzalugamba, Current BLI Caretaker
BLI News and Information
Recently, our friends at the University of Notre Dame have shared a few stories about Bethany Land Institute. The most recent story was released by ND Stories. It follows BLI’s journey from its inception with the founders to its recent official launch. It also includes the following beautiful video showcasing BLI’s work. READ HERE. The…
Watch the July 22nd Virtual discussion on the successes of our Integral Ecology programs and the Public Launch in July of BLI Uganda.
On September 22nd, BLI will be hosting webinar to update friends and supporters on the official launch held in Nandere at the end of July. International travelers will share their experiences and insights, and there will be time to ask questions about all things BLI and the newly commissioned Caretakers! The webinar will be from…
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