Mediate’18 is an international mediation tournament for law students, which will take place on 5-9 November 2018 at the premises of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv.

The tournament is organized by the Kyiv University Mediation & Negotiations Club – a student and alumni organization aiming to increase awareness about mediation among law students in Ukraine. Among the partners of Mediate’18 is the International Academy of Dispute Resolution – one of the oldest organizations in USA promoting ADR among the youth around the globe, and Future Development Agency.

Up to 24 teams from around the world are expected to participate.

Mediate’18 will be composed of two parts: 3 days of mediation training held by world-class mediators and 2 days of competition.

Main goals of Mediate’18:

  1. Promote mediation and alternative dispute resolution;
  2. Create a strong international community among students and young professionals interested in mediation;
  3. Promote students cooperation among law schools and mediation societies around the world.