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 OSCE - Peace Mediation - Germany 2016
picture picture picture picture 6 Jul 2016 @ 18:42, by Heiner Benking

Today was a very important day in the Foreign Office: Summing up Peace Making Processes and looking into Multi-Track Diplomacy - Lessons Learned.

Phantastic Visualizers and a great conclusion by Almut Wieland-Karimi and Norbert Ropers. A tight high level programme good to see old and new faces and learn a lot !

this was the Keynote speech by Gernot Erler, Special Representative for the German OSCE Chairmanship [link]

Conference: The OSCE as Mediator. Instruments – Challenges – Potentials


On 6 July 2016, the German OSCE Chairmanship 2016 will host a conference on peace mediation in Berlin. The conference is organized by the Federal Foreign Office and the Initiative Mediation Support Germany (IMSD).

Mediation as an important instrument of the OSCE within the conflict cycle has been developed and expanded over the last years. The conference intends to review different aspects of, and approaches to mediation, taking into consideration ongoing mediation efforts in the OSCE region.

The Chairmanship conference will bring together a wide range of experts from international organizations, think tanks, academia, civil society, as well as other institutions engaged in mediation activities and interested individuals from the policy side. check the Programme: [link] and docu with good posters and more comming soon & come back!

Role of the OSCE as mediator in focus at OSCE Chairmanship conference in Berlin

meanwhile maybe check: Mediation and dialogue facilitation [link]


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