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Aug 17, 2017 Strengthening Community Cross-border Collaboration in the IGAD Region

In the culmination of a four-year effort, LPI and partners came together in early August to discuss a new draft policy on cross border trade and...

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Aug 12, 2017 Nairobi youth help singer spread messages of peace & tolerance

Young people from Kibera in Nairobi, intervened when a respected local young singer was spreading discriminatory messages through her songs. The...

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Aug 12, 2017 Sudanese Youth’s Action for Non-Violence Student brings dialogue experience at university back home during vacation

A Sudanese University student Fatah Elalim brought back lessons to his community in Sudan’s Western Kordofan State, about dialogue as a way to...

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Aug 10, 2017 Grassroots Initiatives & Perceptions on Countering Violent Extremism What to expect in the upcoming July-August issue of the Horn of Africa Bulletin

Hot Topic A little more than a year ago this time, the 2016 January-February thematic issue of the Horn of Africa Bulletin (HAB) addressed the ...

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Apr 12, 2017 LPI and partners launch new programme in the Horn of Africa Enfusing experiences from border regions into regional policies that prevent border-related conflicts in the Horn of Africa

The Life & Peace Institute’s Horn of Africa Regional Programme will lead a 3-year project financed by the European Union. The project, lau...

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Feb 08, 2017 GIMAC highlights role of young women in peace and security As the African Union focuses on young people in 2017, GIMAC discussed the role of young women in peace and security.

The African Union has declared 2017 as the year of youth with the theme “Harnessing the demographic dividend through investment in youth.” T...

Signing the MoU Executive Secretary of IGAD Ambassador Mahboub Maalim (left) and LPI’s Executive Director Dr. Judith McCallum News
Dec 21, 2016 Looking back at 2016 "there have been glimmers of hope..."

There have been glimmers of hope and exciting opportunities for the Life & Peace Institute during the year, says Judy McCallum in this refle...

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Nov 15, 2016 New programmes planned as Board meets in Nairobi

The Life & Peace Institute (LPI) plans for new developments and expansion of its peacebuilding work in Eastern and Central Africa. Among the...

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Oct 18, 2016 LPI’s local work highlighted by Sida

The Swedish donor Sida (Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency) highlights work of LPI and its local partner Somalia Peace Line in...

Signing the MoU Executive Secretary of IGAD Ambassador Mahboub Maalim (left) and LPI’s Executive Director Dr. Judith McCallum News
Sep 01, 2016 IGAD and LPI cement longstanding partnership with MoU “The MoU is a stamp of approval for the work that LPI does in the Horn of Africa," Executive Director of LPI Judith McCallum said on the occasion.

Yesterday, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and LPI signed a Memorandum of Understanding at IGAD’s offices in Addis Ababa...

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