Living Peace Institute

About Living Peace Institute

Living Peace Institute (LPI) is a non-for-profit organization dedicated to the promotion of equality between men and women and the prevention of the gender-based violence. LPI is actively involved in the restoration of peace and gender promotion among couples, in the households and in the conflict-affected society at large.

" Living Peace " Methodology

An International Men and Gender Equality Survey (IMAGES) conducted by Promundo Institute and the study on masculinity and gender-based violence in DRC conducted by UN Women have established a strong link between men being victims or witnesses of the violence in an armed conflict and perpetrating violence in their homes and communities Read More

Living Peace Institute RDC

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), especially the eastern provinces of North and South Kivu, have experienced armed conflict for over the last two decades. Paradoxically, those conflicts which were conducted by men have exposed individuals’ vulnerability and man’s vulnerability in particular. Subsequently, man, victim of the violence, uses violence towards his wife and children Read More