MBBI offers a dynamic range of events each year at locations around the world. Additionally, contact us if you would like to include: summits, workshops and other events on the roster.
Peacebuilding Beyond 2017: Women as Agents of Change, Church Center United Nations, Tuesday, 21 March 2017, New York City, New York
MBBI’s parallel event during CSW61 will highlight the exceptional work of women mediators and leaders in peacebuilding, conflict resolution and prevention, education and partnerships. Read more & register here.
Conference on World Affairs, 10 April – 14 April 2017, Boulder, Colorado
Shadia Marhaban, MBBI Consultant and Acehnese Journalist, Activist, & Peace Mediator, will speak at The Conference on World Affairs (CWA). CWA brings a world of thought leaders together to discuss “everything conceivable” with the residents and students of Boulder. The event reaches viewers throughout Colorado and the nation as well through livestreaming and video and audio recordings. The event is free of charge and open to the public—learn more here.
Presidential Peace Conference, Rotary, 9 June- 14 June 2017, Atlanta, Georgia
MBBI Board Member Dana Moldovan, MBBI Board Member Akin Olawore, RC Ngong Hills President Joy Mbaabu, and PAG VTT Chair. Dist 5280 SAG Mark Ameli, will co-present, Building the Skills for Peace in Every Community around the World. Participants will learn that peacebuilding is possible through collaboration with expert partners for local and global projects. They will also explore collaborations that are successfully developing programs to inoculate every community to resolve and prevent conflicts which destroy advances in human development.
Monday, 12 June 2017 15:00-16:30, MBBI’s Rotary Working Group Facilitator, Steve Goldsmith, will lead a session entitled, Power of Mediation: Local to Global. Whether you’re planning a board meeting, conducting a community needs assessment, or working on a global grant, you’re bound to run into conflicts. This seminar, facilitated by Rotarians and Mediators Beyond Borders International, will enhance your conflict sensitivity and conflict transformation skills, and equip you with skills you can put work immediately in your Rotary and community projects. Register here.
Mediation: The Future is Ours to Discover, A Collaborative Approach, World Mediation Summit, 13 June-16 June 2017, Madrid, Spain
Register here for the World Mediation Summit (WMS). WMS’ bring together international experts in mediation including Ambassadors, diplomats, lawyers, mediators, psychologists, social workers, students, human resources specialists and many others. The Summit is open to those interested in the various fields of mediation and how mediation can be incorporated into all realms of international diplomacy as well as other fields of mediation and peace-building both locally and internationally. Register here.
Succeeding in Africa: Social Construction in Action, 10-12 July 2017, Johannesburg, South Africa
MBBI 8th Annual Congress, 4-6 October 2017, The Hague, the Netherlands
All the latest here.
Peace Now More than Ever, Alliance for Peacebuilding, 11-13 October 2017, Washington, DC
Registration opening soon.