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DPE REMEMBERS ITS FOUNDER

Commemoration of the day of the founder of Development for Peace Educat ...

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CAN SOCIAL MEDIA BE USED

The Development for Peace Education (DPE) dialogue session on whether s ...

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DPE MEETS THE PRIME MINISTE

Development for Peace Education (DPE) met The Right Honourable The Prim ...

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DPE Lesotho

Development for Peace Education (DPE) is an idea concieved by Sr Veronica Mapaseka Phafoli (late) who was inspited by deep theological reflections on the capacity of the people to transform their misery into peaceful world. As a member of Order of Sister of Holy Names, Teacherm Principal and first Mosotho provincial, she became worried by the ever... read more

Approaches

DPE does this empowerment through its unique approach Animation. This is a process which facilitates the critical thinking of communities to come up with their own solutions instead of inundating communities with information and expecting them to behave in a certain predetermined fashion. Through Codes, Simulations...read more

Mandate

Vision

Basotho as individuals, families, organisations and communities independently and voluntarily choose dialogue and other non-violent means to resolve conflicts, activety participate in governance and cooperative sustainable development initiatives.

Mission

Empower community based organisations through animation to work collectively to promote the culture of peace.

Perspective

DPE is a civil society organisation that stands for sharing, peace, equality and respect for human dignity. This are the values that ir seeks to promote through various activities.