conflict resolution

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conflict resolution

Any of the methods used by disputing parties to settle their differences. Common methods include accommodating each other's needs, compromising, or working together toward shared goals; or avoiding, competing with, or attempting to defeat the opponent.
See also: resolution
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Source: The results from expert interviews made in 2011 in University of Latvia, doctorate program in management and in the foundation "Institute of Conflictology".
In a statements published by the Russian Itar-Tass on September 8, Margelov said the meeting would involve politicians, scientists and lawyers to make an extensive expertise, "to help the conflicting sides look at the events more objectively and find ways for reconciliation." He further said Moscow will present "a friendly and creative ground to those who are practically engaged in pacifying the warring sides and those who are interested in general problems of conflictology." Mutrif said the Sudanese delegation would be headed by Presidential Adviser Ghazi Salah Al-Deen who is in charge of Darfur dossier.