Initiatives

Upcoming event: International Women’s Day (CIArb)

Upcoming event: International Women's Day (CIArb)
IMI are delighted to be a supporting organisation for CIArb's upcoming International Women's Day event. While naturally its focus is on arbitration, we are sure that mediators and other dispute ... Read More

Trilingual Event: ODR ExpoTech “Conflict Resolution 5.0”

Trilingual Event: ODR ExpoTech "Conflict Resolution 5.0"
IMI are delighted to be supporting ODR ExpoTech "Conflict Resolution 5.0 - the sensory and emotive experience", a five-day trilingual event hosted by ODR LatinoAmerica. It promises to be a ... Read More
Digitalisation, Event

What’s Next for International Mediation in Europe?

What’s Next for International Mediation in Europe?
7 August 2019 marked the signing of the United Nations (UN) Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation in Singapore. With its 53 signatories to date, the Singapore Convention ... Read More

Combinations and Permutations: Creating a Solution-Driven Dispute Resolution Process

Combinations and Permutations: Creating a Solution-Driven Dispute Resolution Process
During this year's edition of New York Arbitration Week, members of the IMI/CCA/Pepperdine Mixed Mode Taskforce delivered a panel as part of the Fordham Conference on International Arbitration, on creating ... Read More

Upcoming Investor-State Training

Upcoming Investor-State Training
"There is increasing interest in the potential for mediation to resolve Investor-State disputes. Recent international treaties contain specific provisions on the use of mediation in such disputes, and much work ... Read More

The Mediators’ Green Pledge

The Mediators' Green Pledge
IMI are proud to be supporting the Mediators' Green Pledge, officially launched today. Mediators have a special role to play in finding new, collaborative ways to resolve conflicts and share ... Read More
Climate Change

Vídeo (🇪🇸)—El futuro de la Mediación: La Convención de Singapur

Vídeo (🇪🇸)—El futuro de la Mediación: La Convención de Singapur
Una sesión informativa sobre la Convención de Las Naciones Unidas sobre los Acuerdos de Transacción Internacionales resultantes de la Mediación (“Convención de Singapur”). Nuestra expositora y experta mediadora Ana Sambold ... Read More

Video available (🇦🇪)—Laila El Shentenawi on the Middle East and the Singapore Convention on Mediation

Video available (🇦🇪)—Laila El Shentenawi on the Middle East and the Singapore Convention on Mediation
IMI Board Member Laila El Shentenawi recently joined the IMI-SIMI Singapore Convention Seminar Series to give a talk on the implications of the Singapore Convention for the Middle East. Note ... Read More

The Singapore Convention: From a Blizzard, a Convention Blooms

The Singapore Convention: From a Blizzard, a Convention Blooms
When it enters into force on 12 September 2020, the Singapore Convention will provide a long overdue harmonised legal framework for the enforcement of settlement agreements resulting from international commercial ... Read More

Event (🇪🇸)—El futuro de la Mediación: La Convención de Singapur

Event (🇪🇸)—El futuro de la Mediación: La Convención de Singapur
La promesa de un mejor futuro para el sistema global de Resolución de Conflictos con la Convención de Singapur Sobre el evento Te invitamos a una sesión informativa y gratuita ... Read More

It’s time we started talking about neurodiversity in dispute resolution

It’s time we started talking about neurodiversity in dispute resolution
Article originally published 24 August on the Australian Dispute Resolution Research Network blog, found here. Republished with permission. Research into neurodiversity is on the rise. As the concept makes its ... Read More

Dr Kariuki Muigua and Beryl Ouma on Kenya and the Singapore Convention on Mediation

Dr Kariuki Muigua and Beryl Ouma on Kenya and the Singapore Convention on Mediation
Last week we had a fantastic and well-attended event on Kenya and the Singapore Convention on Mediation as part of the joint IMI-SIMI seminar series. Dr Kariuki Muigua and Beryl ... Read More