The newly-released edition of For the Betterment of the World provides an illustration of the Baha’i community’s ongoing process of learning and action in the field of social and economic development.
For the Betterment of the World describes a sampling of Baha’i development endeavors across a broad spectrum. Baha’i social and economic development initiatives address various aspects of community life, and the publication explores some of these, such as education, health, agriculture, the economic life of communities, arts and media, and the advancement of women.
For the Betterment of the World also explores the Baha’i community’s engagement in development discourse. As Baha’is gain insight into challenges in the field, they learn with and from like-minded individuals in order to contribute to the advancement of civilization.
A map published in For the Betterment of the World that illustrates Baha’i-inspired development activities across the globe
An article in For the Betterment of the World about the foundations of Baha’i-inspired social and economic development