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Feb 24, 2016 Debating regional integration for sustainable peace Regional integration for trade, a single passport, connection. But what about for peace?

The Horn of Africa is a complex security system. It is characterized by conflict and affected by food insecurity, frequent cycles of drought, en...

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Feb 12, 2016 Silencing the guns in Somalia A documentary about peacebuilding and resource management in Central Somalia

The Life & Peace Institute (LPI) and our partner, the ZamZam Foundation (ZZF), work with clans and sub-clans in central Somalia to transform...

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Feb 05, 2016 New LPI board member champions UN Resolution 1325 Dr. Fulata Lusungu Moyo focuses on feminist and gender theological ethical perspectives, women’s participation and gender justice relationships.

LPI is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Fulata Lusungu Moyo to LPI’s Board of Directors. The Board of Directors is LPI’s highest d...

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Jan 12, 2016 Little Mogadishu, the EAC and a festival with a difference A community of peoples: bottom-up regional integration in the Horn of Africa

This thematic issue of the Horn of Africa Bulletin (HAB) on the ‘A Community of Peoples: Bottom up Regional Integration in the Horn of Africa...

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LPI Horn of Africa Regional Programme Resident Representative Hannah Tsadik with female peacekeepers of ECOWAS. News
Dr. Judy McCallum, the new Executive Director of LPI News
Nov 04, 2015 Horn of Africa specialist appointed head of the Life & Peace Institute

Dr. Judy McCallum has been appointed Executive Director of the Life & Peace Institute (LPI). "It is a great pleasure to welcome Dr. Judy ...

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Nov 03, 2015 How not to essentialize the Diaspora This issue addresses some of the critical gaps missing in our discussions on the Diaspora, writes HAB editor Demessie Fantaye

The Horn of Africa as a locus of migration flows has also generated its own Diasporas scattered around Europe, North America and the Middle East...

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Oct 14, 2015 LES FEMMES: Photography and peace On the 13th of October the Life & Peace Institute and Kvinna till Kvinna successfully opened the photo exhibition, LES FEMMES, at Fredens Hus (House of Peace) in Uppsala, Sweden.

The photo exhibition, which aims to show the lives of women in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), was opened by the Chairperson of ...

Dr. Khabele Matlosa, Director of the African Union Department of Political Affairs, delivering his opening remarks. News
Oct 08, 2015 Humanitarianism meets conflict sensitivity Rooting humanitarian responses in conflict sensitivity.

On Tuesday LPI’s Horn of Africa Regional Programme along with the African Union Department of Political Affairs (DPA) and UNOCHA held a worksh...

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