The National Conference «Legislative Regulation of Mediation in Ukraine»

02 August 2019

On July 18, 2019 the National Conference «Legislative Regulation of Mediation in Ukraine» (MEDIATS) was held in Kyiv.

«KROK» University was represented by Ivan Balykin, Deputy Head of the Department of Theory and History of State and Law, Associate Professor of the Department of Theory and History of State and Law and a member of the Project Erasmus+ «Mediation: The training and Society Transformation», which is implemented by 11 partners from 7 countries of Europe and Asia. The event was also attended by Petro Patsurkivskyi, Professor, Doctor of Laws, Dean of the Faculty of Law of Yuriy Fedkovych Chernivtsi National University and as well a participant of the Project «MEDIATS».

A draft of law on activities in the field of mediation (reg. No. 10425), published on the official web portal of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine was presented at the conference. The participants — mediators, judges, lawyers, teachers, scientists, people's deputies discussed the draft of law and exchanged their opinions. The discussion about mediation is not finished, there is a need for advocacy of mediation and introduction of a framework law and many issues that must be addressed. The Project Erasmus+ «Mediation: The Training and Society Transformation» will also contribute to promotion of the values of mediation and the training of qualified mediators. It is worth mentioning that «KROK» University has started a competitive selection of students for the program Master in Mediation and Conflict Management. Here is the link to get the details

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