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This Week in Mediation #807

December 11, 2019 - Holiday Specials
Celebrating Our 24th Year Membership information
In This Issue:
Don’t Rely on Peer Mediation to Resolve Bullying in Schools • Thoughts on the Singapore Convention • New Horizon for International Commercial Mediation: The Singapore Convention • This I Believe • Mediation News • Job Postings • Events Calendar • Blogs
Don’t Rely on Peer Mediation to Resolve Bullying in Schools
by Charity Burke
One way schools can equip students with the skills to address conflict is through peer mediation.
Thoughts on the Singapore Convention
by Daniel Rainey
The Singapore Convention parallels the New York Convention for Arbitration by legitimizing mediation as a dispute resolution method for international commercial transactions.
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New Horizon for International Commercial Mediation: The Singapore Convention
by Stanley Satire
The fundamental concept of the Convention began in 1958 with the signing of the New York Convention. That concept is the obligation of contracting nation states to give effect to private agreements emerging from alternative dispute resolution.
This I Believe 
by Eric Anderson
I am willing to respect you even though I might not admire or look up to you for the accomplishments you are credited with.
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MEDIATION IN TODAY'S NEWS
JUST IN TIME FOR THE HOLIDAYS: GIFTS FOR MEDIATORS!
JOBS (for Premium Members) Post New Job Listings
  • Professional Divorce Mediator - AZ
  • Restorative Justice in Education Facilitator - IN
  • Restorative Mediation and Facilitation Practitioner - IN
  • Assistant ADR Admin - CA
  • Circuit Mediator - CA
  • Facilitation Mediation Specialist - NV
  • Human Resources Specialist - WA
  • Mediator - Locations vary
  • Case Manager / General Manager - NV
Read All Jobs
Save the Date for IOA Annual Conference 2020 - March 30 – April 1, 2020 in Portland, Oregon
The IOA annual conference serves as the premier venue to promote ombuds awareness, increase individual knowledge, and enhance professional skills. The annual conference features keynote and plenary speakers, workshops, presentations, and panel discussions to address a conference theme and provides countless opportunities for connection and engagement. Register here
TRAINING AND CONFERENCE CALENDAR
  • December 9-13 - Baltimore MD - December 40-Hour Basic Mediation & Conflict Transformation Skills Training
  • December 9-13 - Tucson AZ - 42-Hour Mediation Training
  • December 10-13 - Gatineau QB CANADA - Conflict Management Coaching Workshop (French)
  • December 16-18 - Austin Area TX - 30 Hour Advanced Mediation Training
  • January 7-9 - Hauppauge NY - Mediation Training - Live
  • January 16-18 - Toronto ON Canada - Learn to Meet & Interview Children for ADR: 12 Step VCR (Reports)
  • January 17 - Phoenix AZ - Second Annual Schiefelbein Global Dispute Resolution Conference
  • January 20-23 - San Antonio TX - Basic Mediation 40 Hour 4-Day Course
  • January 23-27 - Rockville MD - 40-Hour Basic Divorce Mediation Training
  • January 28-31 - Dallas TX - Basic Mediation 40 Hour 4-Day Course
  • January 29-February 1 - Houston TX - Basic Mediation Training in Houston’s Uptown-Galleria

Editors: Jim Melamed and Clare Fowler. We welcome comments and feedback. Send your comments to editor@mediate.com

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