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United Nations Peacebuilding Architecture in Practice: Perspectives from Local Peacebuilders in the Horn of Africa and Great Lakes Region - Arabic front cover
Horn of Africa
United Nations Peacebuilding Architecture in Practice: Perspectives from Local Peacebuilders in the Horn of Africa and Great Lakes Region - Arabic

هذا التقرير هو الوثيقة المُقَدَّمَة من معهد الحياة والسلام وشركائه إلى عملية مراجعة العام 2020 لهيكل بناء السلام التابع للأمم المتحدة. وبما أنَّ هذا التقرير هو ثمرة لسلسلة من المشاوارات فإنه يجمع وجهات نظر طيفٍ متنوع من ممارسي بناء السلام…

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Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism in Somalia: A Mapping Report front cover
Somalia
Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism in Somalia: A Mapping Report

This is part of a series of brief discussion papers on the topic of Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism (PCVE) across the Horn of Africa. They reflect findings from research undertaken from 2018 to 2020 by LPI’s Horn of Africa…

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LPI Highlights Report 2019 front cover
LPI Highlights Report 2019

This report highlights some of the efforts made and supported by LPI in 2019. It provides examples of the work of partners and people engaging for peaceful change.

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Local Definitions and experiences of insecurity, including violent extremism, perceptions and relationships  front cover
Kenya
Local Definitions and experiences of insecurity, including violent extremism, perceptions and relationships

Life & Peace Institute (LPI) has been implementing a 24-month project from January 2018, entitled ‘Connecting Across Divides: Youth as Drivers of Peace’, financed by the European Union’s Instrument contributing to Stability and Peace,…

The Question of Marginalisation and Vulnerability to Violent Extremism in Uganda front cover
Uganda
The Question of Marginalisation and Vulnerability to Violent Extremism in Uganda

This brief is the second of a series of discussion papers giving a flavour of the issues surrounding violent extremism across the Horn of Africa. This paper explores views on the question of Muslim marginalisation and vulnerability…

The Discourse of Violent Extremism and Responses to it in the Ugandan context front cover
Uganda
The Discourse of Violent Extremism and Responses to it in the Ugandan context

This is part of a series of short discussion papers on violent extremism (VE) across the Horn of Africa. They reflect findings from research undertaken in 2018-2020 by LPI’s Horn of Africa Regional programme (HARP) into the status of…

The United Nations Peacebuilding Architecture in Practice: Perspectives from Local Peacebuilders in the Horn of Africa and Great Lakes Region front cover
Horn of Africa and Great Lakes Regions
The United Nations Peacebuilding Architecture in Practice: Perspectives from Local Peacebuilders in the Horn of Africa and Great Lakes Region

Outcome Report as Submission to the 2020 United Nations Peacebuilding Architecture Review

This report is the Life & Peace Institute (LPI) and its partners’ written submission to the 2020 United Nations (UN) Peacebuilding Architecture Review process. As the outcome of a series of consultations, it gathers perspectives from a…

Participatory Policy Engagement: front cover
Somalia, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Horn of Africa
Participatory Policy Engagement:

A Learning Paper

A stocktake of LPI’s exploration around Bottom-Up Policy Engagement. The result does not pretend to hold many answers, let alone definitive truths. Rather it offers up a humble consideration of our struggles and doubts about the meaning of…