Welcome to Institute of Research and Dialogue for Peace (IRDP), the leading national Non for profit and independent Research Institute for Peace building in the Rwanda. Our website aims to give a flavor of the intellectual and cultural ’buzz’ which is a distinctive feature of the Institute.


May 2017 event

IRDP is implementing a project called   “Healing our Community-Promoting Social Cohesion in Rwanda”. During May 2017 IRDP conducted a second quarterly inter-generational dialogues within 8 Districts, via community Dialogue Clubs and Youth Peace Clubs. This event aimed at addressing problems openly, exchanging opinions on conflicts arising around generation gap in understanding genocide ideology concept, meaning, […]

Phd proposal writing workshop

 IRDP in collaboration with DAAD organising a research on Phd proposal writing workshop, May 23, 2017. This is in line with IRDP vision of becoming a research hub, offering space for building research capacity for academics, civil society organizations, offering institutional affiliation to international researchers, PhD students and practitioners.

The implementation of advocacy initiative

IRDP- DIALOGUE CLUBS SHARING EXPERIENCE ON THE IMPLIMENTATION OF ADVOCACY INITIATIVE The Institute of Research and Dialogue for Peace promotes evidence-based advocacy at grass root level. This goes through strengthening capacity of local community members   to participatively prioritise and analyse issues and meet with local leaders to advocate for solutions that respond to community needs […]


Young People, Refugees and Peace Building
April 26, 2017 11:54 am
Huye, University of Rwanda.
Rwanda’s approach to refugee policy and practice
April 25, 2017 11:00 am
KG 679 ST, GenocideMemorial Road,Gisozi,IRDP