conflict mediation

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the act of intervening or serving as an intermediary.
conflict mediation in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as facilitation of constructive dialogue between opposing parties with a goal of resolving disputes in a mutually acceptable manner.
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Of interest is not the least how increased African responsibility might modify international approaches to conflict mediation in some of the 'hot spots', with regard to the previous established dominant role of 'old' actors (such as the United Nations [UN], the United States of American [USA], the EU and some of its member states, in particular France), but also concerning the emergence of potential 'new' actors (such as the United States Africa Command [AFRICOM], Germany, and possibly the BRICS [Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa]).
(20) Address by Alan Baker to a conference in Istanbul on "Conflict Mediation through Cultural Diplomacy in Current Areas of Conflict",[ in-the-middle-east/], 1 December 2013.
Glover has also earned a certificate in conflict mediation from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and is pursuing a doctorate in leadership studies at the University of Central Arkansas in Conway.
America performs an irreplaceable role in ensuring collective security and providing other global public goods, such as a reserve currency and conflict mediation.
For the majority, medical care and conflict mediation were more important than economic support, yet there were no government initiatives to address reproductive health problems resulting from sexual violence and physical trauma which occurred during their captivity.
She has been involved in conflict mediation since 1994 and founded the Israeli-Palestinian Media Forum in Jerusalem.
The webcast will also feature a public-private partnership case study that will address the critical elements of a public-private partnership contract and the components necessary to ensure transparency, accountability and conflict mediation.
The Oslo forum is widely acknowledged as the leading international network of armed conflict mediation practitioners.
Nonetheless, the result is a wonderful introduction to how insight theory can contribute to conflict mediation, an introduction best suited for graduate students and scholars who can more readily pursue the theory's implications for a broader field of conflict resolution.
It works with Kidsports and the YMCA to help children, coaches, referees, parents and fans understand healthy competition; with high schools to develop peer educator programs; and with the UO to hold classes on sports conflict mediation.
Perhaps a speed chess tournament could replace a written math test, or a mock conflict mediation could replace essay questions on a social studies exam.
Approaches, which range from experiential, behavior, and solution-focused to existential-humanistic and attachment theory, are meant for dealing with coping, self-awareness and management skills, anger management, substance abuse, children of alcoholics, grief and loss, conflict mediation, and parenting, plus specific activities for groups of teens.

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