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    IMTD conducted Conflict Resolution and Multi-Track Diplomacy Training for the Tibetan community in Bangalore, India.

    In May 2014, IMTD conducted another round of the Conflict Resolution and Multi-Track Diplomacy Training for the Tibetan community in the Fantasy Golf Resort in Bangalore, India. The training was conducted in collaboration with the Central Tibetan Administration. The training was led by Dr. Eileen Borris from May 19 - 23, 2014. Mr. Dylan Zehr, Program Officer for Nepal assisted the training. The participants included 20 community members from within the Tibetan settlements in India. The topics covered during the training included Introduction to Peacebuilding; Multi-Track Diplomacy; Facilitation Skills; Dialogue Facilitation, Forgiveness and Reconciliation; and Reconciliation. This training was well appreciated by the participants for helping the community members to develop conflict resolution skills which are an important life skill in today’s world.

    IMTD Leadership Team Sets Sail by Special Invitation to UN

    High-Level Meeting on the 25th Anniversary of the Adoption of the Convention on the Rights of the Child.

    By Adam Zemans, Program Director & Legal Advisor, IMTD

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    With the imprimatur and encouragement of IMTD’s Chairman, Ambassador (ret.) John McDonald, Executive Director Karen Dickman, Program Director & Legal Advisor, Adam Zemans, and Program Manager Raj Das traveled by invitation on 20 November 2014 to United Nations’ High-Level Meeting on the 25th Anniversary of the Adoption of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, which was hosted by UNICEF.

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    Dr. Avi Moses-Carmel, an Israeli and US citizen, has agreed to be Chairman and CEO of a new Israeli NGO to be located in Tel Aviv, Israel. He has a law degree and a PhD in Conflict Resolution, and is very dedicated to building a more peaceful Israel and a more peaceful region.

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    Ambassador John W. McDonald Peacebuilding Clinic

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    Ambassador John W. McDonald Peacebuilding Clinic

    Clinical Education

    In Spring 2016, with the initiative of Executive Director Adam Zemans, the Institute for Multi-Track Diplomacy (IMTD) launched the Ambassador John W. McDonald Peacebuilding Clinic, a cutting-edge clinical model for Conflict Analysis and Resolution (CAR), named for CEO and retired Ambassador John W. McDonald’s legacy. The Clinic’s mission is to teach peacebuilding in a way that provides a holistic bridge between the theory and practice of conflict resolution work. Based off of best practices in clinical education in the legal, medical, and social work fields, the Clinic convenes graduate students, professors, NGO practitioners, and funders in order to promote more effective and efficient conflict prevention and transformation.

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