Institute of Peace and Strategic Studies

Dr. Stella Laloyo Apecu
Ag. Chief

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The Institute of Peace and Strategic Studies (IPSS) of Gulu University was founded in 2007 at a critical turn in northern Uganda when a cessation of hostilities agreement was in place and formally internally displaced communities had begun to return home. IPSS is strategically placed to lead in research, publications, collaborations and community engagement in the areas of peacebuilding, peace education, transitional justice, gender studies, human rights, refugees, migrations and conflict transformation. Read More

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Dr. Stella Laloyo Apecu

Acting Chief- IPSS
Ph.D. (Makerere University), MA. (UN University) View Profile

Dr. Stephen Langole

Senior Lecturer
PhD (Gulu University, 2017), MA Peace Education (UPEACE, 2007), MA (Women Studies, (MAK, 2000), BA (Social Sciences, MAK, 1989). View Profile

Dr. Julaina A. Obika

Senior Lecturer
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Dr. Tenywa Aloysius Malagala

Senior Lecturer
Ph.D. (Essex University, UK), Postgraduate Diploma in Human Resources Management (UMI), LLM (Essex University, UK), Licentiate in Civil Law (Pontifical Lateran University, Rome), B.A. Theology (Urbaniana University, Rome). View Profile

Esther Acio

M.A. (Africa University, Zimbabwe), B.A. (Uganda Martyrs University Nkozi, Uganda) View Profile

Adong Lucy Sarah

Administrative Secretary
BA (Gulu University) & Dip. (Gulu University) View Profile

Ajok Monica Ocheng

Senior Accountant
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Byaruhanga Patrick

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Musoke Milly Tinah

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Adong Alice

Office Attendant
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Daniel Komakech . (2022) . Dragging the finishing of Marua* Discrete Performance among Re-Displaced Former Lord’s Resistance Female Returnees in Gulu Cityscape . African Journal of Peace and Conflict Studies, 9(2), pp. 119-137
Archange Byaruhanga Rukooko, Daniel Komakech . (2017) . Symbolic Universes1 of Hellenism And Afrikology: Metonyms And Search for Global Epistemological Field Building . IOSR Journal Of Humanities And Social Science (IOSR-JHSS) , 22(8), pp. 61-73
Dr. Daniel Komakech, Amelia Katan . (2017) . Peace and Prosecution: An Analysis of Perceptions Towards the International Criminal Court Intervention’s in Northern Uganda . African Journal of Criminology and Jusctice Studies, 10(1)

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