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What's Happening in Conflict Resolution is a roundup of the all the ADR news, research, jobs, events and more. Check it out, and view past versions [HERE].
Mediation in the news
As states in the Persian Gulf square off against Qatar, mediation efforts are underway. This rapidly developing scenario offers a good opportunity to follow a case of mediation in international affairs in near- real-time.
Check out this report from CNBC and Reuters for details.
50 Years of Loving
50 years after the Supreme Court's landmark ruling in Loving v. Virginia, the 2040 Initiative and the Werner Institute at Creighton Law School held a symposium to celebrate the milestone and discuss the ongoing implications of the decision. Symposium papers have been published in the recent issue of the Creighton Law Review.
Professor Jackie Font reflects on the value of spaces of Otherness and difference, as areas in which oppressive narratives can be disrupted.
New Resource on ADRHub: Online Dispute Resolution Bibliography
ADRHub is happy to announce a new resource for practitioners, teachers and researchers in the field of ODR: A comprehensive bibliography of the field. Initiated by Dan Rainey, this project brings together the writing on ODR and presents it in a chronological manner, thereby spotlighting the field's development. We invite you to take part in keeping the bibliography current, by sharing new publications and citations.
Thanks to those who have sent in updates over the past month. The bibliography continues to expand!
See the bibliography on the Resources tab above, or by clicking here.
The Mediation Center - Lincoln, NE
Seeking Director of Faciliation and Training. Check out details here.
NYSDRA Executive Director
The New York State Dispute Resolution Association is seeking to fill the role of executive director. Details can be found here.
NICE Program seeking Program Director (in NY State)
Seeking a program director for a conflict resolution project with a research component. See details here.
Community and School Mediation
AmeriCorps is establishing a Community Mediation School Corps across the state of New York. For opportunities and details, see here
Call for Papers, Conference on Ethnic and Religious Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 ACR (Association for Conflict Resolution) Chicago mediators and arbitrators will learn from Thomas Valenti and Giuseppe Leone how an online collaboration software like Zoom.us can add value to their practice.In addition,…Continue
Offered by Mediate BC (British Columbia) and Virtual Mediation Lab, this free 1-hour webinar is intended for parenting mediators who are looking for connections between practice and theory. You will:>> Explore how children are players (forming…Continue
British Columbia residents will soon be able to sidestep a physical courtroom and fight many small claims disputes online.Starting June 1, 2017 the Ministry of Justice says the Civil Resolution Tribunal will begin accepting small claims cases…Continue
Have you ever watched parties in a mediation struggle to hear what each other is saying, or even to get what you’re saying? What if the important things people were trying to say in your mediations were not evaporating into thin air? What if the…Continue
Summer Institute on Conflict Transformation across Borders, Quito-EcuadorCheck out this exciting opportunity for hands-on learning in Latin America this summer!…Continue
Virtual Mediation Lab, an online mediation project sponsored by ACR Hawaii, and Mediate BC, a not-for-profit organization that leads, promotes and facilitates mediation and other collaborative dispute resolution processes throughout the province of…Continue
Call for ProposalsSummer Academic Ombuds MeetingJune 26-27, 2017Michigan State UniversityEast Lansing, MichiganThe 15th Annual Summer Academic Ombuds Meeting Planning Committee invites you to submit an abstract to present and lead an interactive…Continue
Here is the 30-min video recording of the January 31, 2017 webinar “Online Peer Mediation Platform – Students Helping Each Other Across the USA”.https://goo.gl/MHMHWsThe Online Peer Mediation Platform (OPMP)…Continue
After they attended the Virtual Mediation Lab hands-on training in online mediation - https://goo.gl/dnc0Y - two professional mediators (Tunku Alina Alias and Gunavathi Subramaniam) have launched “Mediate 2 Resolve…Continue