As the future remains uncertain, those of us who see mediation as an extremely powerful way to support transformation, increase harmony, and resolve disputes, can use some inspiration. Here it is. The Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation (ISCT) is sponsoring perhaps the most important mediation conference ever. May 2nd and 3rd in Dayton, […]

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After 8 years, in May 2016, the USA will finally again welcome mediators and others interested in conflict transformation to an international conference – this one in Dayton, Ohio. Brazil, Italy, Slovenia and the Netherlands have hosted such gatherings in the last few years. But the last time the Institute for the Study of Conflict […]

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Want to learn more about transformative mediation for free? ACR and the Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation are collaborating on a series of teleconferences, starting this Tuesday (April 29th), at 3pm Eastern time.  Anyone interested is welcome.  The series will feature authors of Transformative Mediation:  A Sourcebook.  The Sourcebook, available here includes chapters from Robert A. Baruch […]

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The RAKMO Institute in Slovenia is offering two trainings in transformative mediation in March 2013. Joe Folger will be doing a master class in transformative mediation on March 11-12th for practitioners who have had the basic training in transformative mediation. He will also be teaching the introductory training course in transformative mediation on March 14,15,16,17th. Both trainings will be held in […]

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ISCT and the Nansen Center for Peace and Dialogue are offering Transformative Dialogue: Principles and Practice from January 28 through February 1, 2013 in Lillehammer, Norway. The training will introduce the process of Transformative Dialogue and the skills needed to successfully apply relational principles to community interventions. It is designed for people who deal with group conflict, particularly ethno-political […]

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 Organized by ADR QUADRA and The Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation (ISCT) (Affiliated with the Maurice A Deane School of Law at Hofstra University) Day 1 – Monday June 10, 2013   Plenary  – The Mediation State-of-the-art, Hot Topics and Current Trends from a Transformative Point of View. Historical  Trends  of  Mediation Practice and  the […]

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ISCT and the Nansen Center for Peace and Dialogue are offering Transformative Dialogue: Principles and Practice from January 28 through February 1, 2013 in Lillehammer, Norway. The training will introduce the process of Transformative Dialogue and the skills needed to successfully apply relational principles to community interventions. It is designed for people who deal with group conflict, particularly ethno-political […]

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