Lapido means 'to speak up' in the Acholi dialect of Northern Uganda. Religiously literate media work helped to end a war there between 2003-5. Lapido was founded by journalists to advocate for greater awareness of the faith dimension in policy, governance, and conflict in the UK and abroad.
They run media briefings, publish research and essays and consult with journalists around the world. They also work with civil society groups on campaigns and media strategy to improve the flow and quality of stories with a religion dimension.