2020 Vision

2020 Vision – Where in the world will Mediation be in ten years?

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Where will mediation be in 10 years time?
Will it still be a field, a movement, an occupation, a hobby?
Or will its market, by then, perceive it as a truly independent profession?
Can mediation’s stakeholders realistically exert a significant positive influence on the future?

As we start the second decade of the 21st Century, a ‘glocal’ debate is about to begin on the progression of mediation over the medium term.  We invite you to participate and share your own vision and practical ideas.

Share your ideas and send comments here, and let us know how you would like to participate.

The following are a selection of developing discussions and comments received in response to the article published in November 2010.

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“With the cost of both litigation & arbitration so high, mediation will be the key, not only in 10 years, but NOW!”

Harvey Haber

“Congratulations on the arti