A vibrant community seeks to facilitate greater understanding, respect and cooperation by encouraging the timeless but abandoned practice of listening to each other, regardless of politics, religion, race,
ethnicity, gender, socioeconomic status, education or any other distinction.

WHO WE ARE

Listen First International – Uganda(LiFI-U) is a non-profit organization seeking to facilitate greater understanding, respect and cooperation by encouraging the timeless but abandoned practice of listening to each other, regardless of politics, religion, race, ethnicity, gender, socioeconomic status, education or any other distinction. We believe in the power of listening to transform our discourse and change the world.

HOW WE WORK

We serve communities, countries promoting multi-party democracy, investing in the lives of younger generation through education, promoting stronger and respectful relationships in families, advocating for peace and countering terrorism, engaging governments and communities in civil dialogues, advocating for quality and on time health response by government and International agencies, Promoting rehabilitation and reintegration of Violent offenders, etc

Connect with us online

Follow and engage with us on social media. Share your own thoughts or our free LiFI-Uganda content on your social platforms with #ListenFirstProjectUganda. We invite you to create your own LiFI- Uganda content and post them* to your personal social media platform pages as you like. We hope images on our website will help you share your support for Listen First Uganda Projects and encourage others in your network to listen first. Whether you create your own content or use ours, please include #ListenFirstInternationalUganda on your posts to be a part of the movement and allow us to recognize you!



      I never considered a difference of opinion in politics, in religion, in philosophy, as cause for withdrawing from a friend. Thomas Jefferson

      Encouraging civil discussion of alternative views genuinely benefits society as a whole. John Stuart Mill

      Listening moves us closer, it helps us become more whole, more healthy, more holy. Not listening creates fragmentation, and fragmentation is the root of all suffering. Margaret J. Wheatley

      Any problem, big or small, within a family, always seems to start with bad communication. Someone isn't listening. Emma Thompson

      The failure to listen well not only prolongs meetings and discussions but also can hurt relationships and damage careers. Wall Street Journal

      I remind myself every morning: Nothing I say this day will teach me anything. So if I'm going to learn, I must do it by listening. Larry King

      Most of the successful people I've known are the ones who do more listening than talking. Bernard Baruch

      The art of effective listening is essential to clear communication, and clear communication is necessary to management success. James Cash Penney