government

7 Keys: Government—Help governments lead mediation into the mainstream

7 Keys: Government—Help governments lead mediation into the mainstream
Governments play a vital role in the advent of a Golden Age of mediation in three critical areas: generating robust data; mobilizing public and professional engagement; and, most visibly of ... Read More
Opinion

7 Keys: Government—Actively Support UN Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace & Security

7 Keys: Government—Actively Support UN Resolution 1325  on Women, Peace & Security
Resolution 1325 marks the first time that the UNSC affirmed the critical role of women in conflict resolution and peace building. It calls on governments to adopt a gender perspective ... Read More

7 Keys: Government—Sign, ratify and implement the Singapore Convention on Mediation

7 Keys: Government—Sign, ratify and implement the Singapore Convention on Mediation
The UN Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation was signed by 46 nations, including China, India and the United States on August 7, 2019. Within six months, a ... Read More

7 Keys: Government—Make mediation a prerequisite to civil litigation. Apply Buckminster’s Law

7 Keys: Government—Make mediation a prerequisite to civil litigation. Apply Buckminster’s Law
Buckminster’s Law derives from the futurist and inventor, R. Buckminster Fuller,[iv] who dedicated his life to “making the world work”. His principle: “You never change things by fighting against the ... Read More
Opinion

Ask An Expert: Bill Marsh

Ask An Expert: Bill Marsh
Bill Marsh, one of the top ranked independent mediators worldwide, discusses the growth of mediation, the future of the industry and streamlining cross-border dispute resolution processes ... Read More

Italy’s Mediation Law: An Overview

Italy's Mediation Law: An Overview
The Italian experience in mediation regulation provides a comprehensive view of the various types of mediation and the effectiveness of the various mediation frameworks employed over time. From the late ... Read More
GPC

The Hong Kong GPC – Mediating Commercial Disputes

The Hong Kong GPC - Mediating Commercial Disputes
The Hong Kong Global Pound Conference took place on 23 February 2017 and saw over 200 delegates – judges, commercial parties, corporate counsel, arbitrators, mediators, dispute resolution institutions, government officials ... Read More
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