We are a grassroots interfaith network that cultivates peace and justice by engaging people to bridge religious and cultural differences and work together for the good of their communities and the world.
We envision a world at peace, sustained by and interconnected communities commited to respect for diversity, non violent resolution of conflict and social, political, economic and enviromental justice.
URI-GL has both group and individual membership. Group membership is composed of coalitions commonly known as Cooperation Circles (CCs). These CCs comprise of people from different religious backgrounds.
Northern Uganda which has suffered for two decades is currently threatened to be torn apart by the prevalent land conflicts. It is absurd that many lives have been lost once more as the people struggle to acquire land.
Who We Are
The United Religions Initiative Great Lakes (URI-GL) is an interfaith non –governmental grassroots interfaith network organization registered and operating in Uganda and harnessing URI global related work in the Great Lakes countries. It that cultivates peace and justice by engaging people to bridge religious differences and work together for the good of their communities and the society.