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Building capacity in the Indonesian Courts to improve the availability of Alternate Dispute Resolution (ADR)

The Australian Mediation Association was invited by the Family Court of Australia in Melbourne on Monday 7 October, as a guest of the Chief Justice, to present to a delegation of Indonesian Judges on our ADR experiences and lessons learnt ...read more

NCAA headed to mediation in landmark concussion case

The NCAA is heading to mediation with the plaintiffs of a landmark concussion lawsuit, CBSSports.com has learned. Both sides in the lawsuit filed two years ago against the NCAA by former Eastern Illinois defensive back Adrian Arrington (and three others) ...read more

CMP Resolutions Provide Results From National Mediation Research

New key results are available from National Research into internal mediation services in the UK. The results show the benefits when employing a mediation co-ordinator compared to not having one in an organisation. The results go on to show a ...read more

The politics of water disputes

Permanent, as against ad hoc, tribunals will spark litigation in today’s politically competitive milieu. The Ministry of Water Resources recently prepared a Cabinet note about creating a permanent tribunal for interstate river water disputes (IWD) resolution. This was after a ...read more

Globalization of Family Mediation Rooted in Children’s Rights

Family conflict involving child custody disputes across international borders may be settled using international mediation. The ability to mediate access as soon as a child is wrongfully removed or retained by a parent across international borders allows the child to ...read more

Conflict Mediation a Key Tool for Same-Sex Couples

Our lives sometimes seem filled with concerns or disagreements that too often spiral out of control into full-blown disputes. These conflicts may be with the ones we most love or may concern issues vitally important to us. These incidents may ...read more

Pakistan Mediators Association launched

International Finance Corporation, private sector arm of the World Bank Group, trained Accredited Mediators and Master Trainers have launched Pakistan Mediators Association (PMA) in all the four provinces of Pakistan. PMA has been established in providing mediation between the two ...read more

No dispute with India over oceans – NOAC Chairman

Sri Lanka is not in dispute with India to refer any matter pertaining to the oceans to the International Tribunal for Law of the Sea (ITLOS), which is a body set up within the UN for resolution of disputes, National ...read more

ADR Insurance Renewal Reminder

Please remember that Insurance is compulsory for National Accreditation and Family Dispute Resolution Practitioners. Policy renewal reminders for AMA members are currently being sent. We have now deployed a more friendly service online which will ensure that your policy is ...read more

Obama wants Kerry to pursue Turkish-Israeli mediation until full normalization

  U.S. President Barack Obama has requested his secretary of state, John Kerry, to pursue mediation between Turkey and Israel “until the thaw leads to a complete normalization,” the U.S. State Department said April 3.  “State Secretary Kerry will have ...read more

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