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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

Global Peacebuilding Policy:  front cover
Global
Global Peacebuilding Policy:

Analysing Local to Global Engagement

This report provides a snapshot of the current state of local to global engagement within the global peacebuilding policy space from the perspective of both local and global actors, with focused attention on how inclusion and participation…

Peace Incubation Implementation Report, 2019 front cover
Ethiopia
Peace Incubation Implementation Report, 2019

The Sustained Dialogue (SD) Project has peace incubation as a component of the project activities which started in the first year of the project period. Peace incubation as an activity has the objective of providing space for innovation of…

Highlights from LPI’s Work in 2018 front cover
Global
Highlights from LPI’s Work in 2018

People building Peace

This report highlights some of the efforts made and supported by LPI in 2018. It provides examples of the work of partners and people engaging for peaceful change.

The Search for a Youth-Inclusive Sweden front cover
Sweden
The Search for a Youth-Inclusive Sweden

A policy brief to provide a short overview of youth inclusion in Sweden

This policy brief aims to provide a short overview of youth inclusion in Sweden as this relates to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. It is part of a pilot project implemented by the Life & Peace Institute (LPI) in 2018. This…