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Welcome to the new International Mediation Institute website. As we celebrate our 10th Anniversary, we are as committed as ever to the organization’s Mission to promote global standards for the resolution of disputes and access to justice. As you navigate this new website, we hope it will be easier to find the resources and tools you have so depended on in the past. In the next few months, we will be expanding the website to include the many benefits that we realized through the Global Pound Conference. Thank you to our supporters and to you, our IMI Community.

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Event: Cultural Property and the Settlement of International Disputes

Event: Cultural Property and the Settlement of International Disputes

The International Mediation Institute are proud to be collaborating organisation for an upcoming conference organised by the Florence International Mediation Chamber (FIMC). Covering cultural diplomacy, the means for settlement of ... Read More
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Participating, Confronting while Impressing—Reflections on shadowing a family mediator

Participating, Confronting while Impressing—Reflections on shadowing a family mediator

Shadowing a family mediator through Cyrenians helped bring my awareness to how emotions are (or are not) addressed in conflict. One of my first pre-mediation sessions with the parent of ... Read More
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Call for members: IMI Qualifying Assessment Programs Appraisal Committee

Call for members: IMI Qualifying Assessment Programs Appraisal Committee

IMI is looking for further members for its QAP Appraisal Committee. What does the committee do? The IMI QAP Appraisal Committee receives applications from organisations who wish to have their ... Read More
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IMI's Vision is to promote consensus and access to justice.  Learn more on our 'Vision and Mission' page.

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IMI support Mediators and Mediation Advocates at all points of their professional journey.

DISPUTE ANALYSIS TOOL

Olé is an online tool allowing clients and law firms to evaluate options for resolving conflicts.

DECISION TREE

Use the Decision Tree for objective and impartial guidance on setting up a mediation.

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Find your nearest IMI Qualifying Assessment Program to become IMI-Certified.