September 18-21, 2019; Wednesday - Saturday ACR Annual Conference 2019
It Is Time To Register For The Conference For All Conflict Resolution Practitioners: Join us this fall in Tucson, Arizona for ACR's 19th Annual Conference, where we will explore our shared theme — Heal the Divide: A Focus on the Role of ADR Practitioners in a Divided Society. REGISTER NOW!
September 19, 2019 - Thursday ACR: Soul of Mediation Contest
ACR PRESIDENT’S CHALLENGE Becky Bartness, President of ACR, has invited all ACR members and folks outside the ACR community to submit an original description of mediation in a statement of forty words or less. Becky’s suggestion is to focus on the tenets and soul common to all mediation practices and approaches. So far we have received several amazing entries. We want more… The winner of the contest will receive a prize of one hundred dollars.
September 21, 2019 - Saturday UN International Day of Peace 2019
Watch the UN Peace Day events live streamed at webtv.un.org.
"On 20 September 2019, from 9:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. (EDT), the Secretary-General will celebrate the Day in the Peace Garden at United Nations Headquarters by ringing the Peace Bell and observing a minute of silence. United Nations Messengers of Peace will participate in the ceremony.
"The ceremony will be followed by a Student Observance at 9:30 a.m. organized by the Education Outreach Section of the Department of Global Communications. Approximately 700 high school and college students will have an opportunity to interact with UN Messengers of Peace, along with youth participating via videoconference from the United Nations Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK). Selected students will be able to share the peace projects they have been involved in over the last year. The events will be live streamed at webtv.un.org." Children in Zataari Camp in Jordan
October 02, 2019 - Wednesday Cities4Peace
Gandhi150 Stand Up for Nonviolence
Inviting All EDUCATORS to promote nonviolence education by organizing a 90-minute event at your educational institution. Join 1,000 Schools, Colleges and Universities across the United States pledging for peace & nonviolence on the momentous occasion of Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary.
Enroll your institution today, let us stand up together and raise our voice for PEACE!
WHEN: October 2, 2019 WHAT: Stand Up for Nonviolence – Gandhi 150 Event WHERE: Educational Institutions across US
Conflict Resolution Day is celebrated on October 17, 2019. Conflict Resolution Day was created by the United States Association for Conflict Resolution (ACR) to promote conflict resolution.
October 25, 2019 - Friday Annual Conflict Resolution Bookmark Art Contest 2019 Conroe, TX Download Flyer
Celebrate National Conflict Resolution Day by supporting the Dispute Resolution Center of Montgomery County CONFLICT RESOLUTION BOOKMARK ART CONTEST for Grades K - 8 on Friday, October 25, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.
2019 Conflict Resolution Day Bookmark Art Contest Rules (English) (Spanish) 2019 Conflict Resolution Day Bookmark Art Contest Template (English) (Spanish) which must be printed in landscape format 2019 Conflict Resolution Day Bookmark Art Contest FAQs (English) (Spanish)