2013 Congress

Mediators Beyond Borders International (MBB) held its 6th Annual Congress in Istanbul, Turkey on  September 27-29, 2013.

The theme of the Congress was Building Peace “Able” Communities: Enhancing the Role of Mediators. Additionally, this congress had a special focus on the role of women in mediation.  The Congress was attended by over 200 inspiring speakers, trainers, and mediators from over 44 countries.

Please see the 2013 agenda for more information about the sessions held.

WallOfPeace You can watch 20 workshops, guest speakers, additional panels, and bonus attendee interviews.

Please enjoy the workshops from the 2013 congress and feel free to forward it or use in any way. You can watch the Congress Speakers, Workshops and Bonus Interviews at your leisure.

To view the 6th Congress VIDEOS – available soon.

Please also see the Online Viewing Guide for more information.

Of course we encourage to make a donation for the Live Streaming of the upcoming 7th Congress in 2015! ​We are also seeking volunteers for creating the next year’s congress.

Please direct any questions or requests for assistance to The Congress Video Team at mbbcongress2013@gmail.com

We hope that you will join us April 23-26, 2015 in Bucharest, Romania for the 7th MBB Congress!​

MBB is an organization of mediators and peace builders with projects in 6 countries and an international project around climate change and mediation connected to the United Nations. MBB uses the term “mediator” broadly to include a range of professionals working to empower local people to resolve their conflicts, heal in post-conflict communities and build peace.