NUJS: Indian Mediation Week
West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata (WBNUJS) in collaboration with ODRways is organizing the first ever Indian Mediation Week (IMW), a pan-India mediation awareness event, from 11-17 September 2017.
The event is officially being supported by Ministry of Law and Justice, Government of India, Indian Insitute of Corporate Affairs (IICA) and Supreme Court Mediation and Conciliation Project Committee (MCPC). Hon'ble Justice Madan Lokur, Supreme Court of India, has agreed to be the chief mentor of this event.
Indian Mediation Week has partnered with some of the most active and eminent organizations in the field of Mediation such as Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), International Centre for Alternative Dispute Resolution (ICADR), Centre for Advanced Mediation Practice, Delhi Dispute Resolution Society, Prerna Foundation, Peace Keeping and Conflict Resolution Team and International Mediations Organization.
Mediation drives, seminars, trainings and various other mediation events are being conducted across various cities in India. Mediation ‘Awareness Drives' is one of the flagship events of IMW.
To give a boost to the private mediation culture, ODRways, an online mediation platform recognized by Ministry of Law and Justice, Government of India is running a "Make mediation accessible" campaign. It's an online platform which connects people to mediators within 24 hours of filing a dispute. Mediators can register for free on the platform here.
For more details, see here.