DEVELOPMENT FOR PEACE AND EDUCATION





DPE REMEMBERS ITS FOUNDER – THE LATE SR. VERONICA ‘MAPASEKA PHAFOLI IN STYLE

Posted On: 7/10/2016 5:22:18 PM

Commemoration of the day of the founder of Development for Peace Education Sr Veronica Phafoli marked yet another important level of development in the journey

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CAN SOCIAL MEDIA BE USED FOR DEVELOPMENT AND TO HOLD GOVERNMENT TO ACCOUNT

Posted On: 7/23/2016 9:21:26 AM

The Development for Peace Education (DPE) dialogue session on whether social media can be used for constructive and progressive engagements unanimously responded in the affirmative yet another important level of development in the journey

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The Lesotho I want campaign

Amplifying community voices on reforms through voting
8/6/2016

The Lesotho I want campaign

Amplifying community voices on reforms through voting
8/6/2016

The Lesotho I want campaign

Amplifying community voices on reforms through voting
8/6/2016

The Lesotho I want campaign

Amplifying community voices on reforms through voting
8/6/2016


INTRODUCTION

DPE is a civil society organisation based on Christian values of justice, sharing and respect for human dignity. The organisation was formed in 1987 and legally registered in 1989 by Sister Veronica ‘Mapaseka Phafoli, as a response to marginalisation and pacification of local communities in the development process.

DPE is therefore people’s stage for the change they themselves define and Act towards achieving. DPE philosophy hands over the stick to the communities to do things on their own and determine their own destiny

DPE VISION

BASOTHO AS INDIVIDUALS, FAMILIES, ORGANISATIONS AND COMMUNITIES INDEPENDANTLY AND VOLUNTARILY CHOOSE DIALOGUE AND OTHER NONVIOLENT MEANS TO RESOLVE CONFLICTS, ACTIVELY PARTICIPATE IN GOVERNANCE AND COOPERATIVE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVES.

DPE MISSION

EMPOWER COMMUNITY BASED ORGANISATIONS THROUGH ANIMATION TO WORK COLLECTIVELY TO PROMOTE THE CULTURE OF PEACE.

The DPE programmes include:

  • Economic Justice and Policy Dialogue
  • Economic Justice and Policy Dialogue
  • Documentation and Material Production
  • Community Organization and Empowerment