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Concept paper

CONF-FL (2009) 1

Concept paper
CONF-FL-SP (2009) 1 Opening and Welcoming Speech - Jan Kleijssen
CONF-FL-SP (2009) 2 Developing international family mediations and harmonising standards - Lisa Parkinson
CONF-FL-SP (2009) 3 rev. Mediation in German -United States cases - A chance for the children and challenges for the mediators - Christoph C. Paul
CONF-FL-SP (2009) 4 Emerging good practices in the Polish-German mediation project - Sybille Kiesewetter
CONF-FL-SP (2009) 5 Prospects of international family mediation in Russia - Olga A. Khazova
CONF-FL-SP (2009) 6 Family mediation concerning couples of different ethinic origin in the region of Former Yugoslavia - Jelena Arsić
CONF-FL-SP (2009) 7 Franco-German family mediation: from the experience of a parliamentary pilot project to new prospects - Sonia Alles
CONF-FL-SP (2009) 8 Family mediation in the Caribbean - Albert K. Fiadjoe
CONF-FL-SP (2009) 9 The work of the European Parliament Mediation Office - Magadalena Kleim
CONF-FL-SP (2009) 10 The work of the Hague Conference in the field of international family mediation - William Duncan
CONF-FL-SP (2009) 11 Family mediation in the Shia Imami Ismaili Muslim Community - Institutional Structures, Training and Practice - Mohamed M. Keshavjee
CONF-FL-SP (2009) 12 Family Mediation in Ibero-America - Daniel Bustelo
CONF-FL-SP (2009) 13 Challenges of training in international family mediation in the light of the experience of the "diplôme d'état" in family mediation - Elisa Guirand Terrier
CONF-FL-SP (2009) 14 Criteria and contents of appropriate training suited to the peculiarities of international family mediation in Europe - Annette Mouttet
CONF-FL-SP (2009) 15

The new Directive 2008/52/EC on certain aspects of mediation in civil and commercial matters as a tool to promote international family mediation - Olivier Tell

CONF-FL-SP (2009) 16 Guidelines for a better implementation of the existing recommendations concerning family mediation and mediation in civil matters, and good practices in cross-border family conflict mediation - Maria da Conceiçao Oliveira
Background documents
Proceedings of the 4th European Conference on family law, Family Mediation in Europe (October 1999)
Rec No. R(98)1 on family mediation
Rec No. R(99)19 on Mediation in Penal Matters
Rec No. R(2001)9 on Alternatives to litigation between administrative authorities and private parties
Rec No. R(2002)10 on mediation in civil matters
CEPEJ (2007) 13 guidelines
CEPEJ (2007) 14 guidelines
The Hague Convention of 1980 on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction
The Hague Convention of 1996 on the International Protection of Children
Brussels II bis - Council Regulation No 2201/2003 of 27 November 2003 concerning jurisdiction and recognition and enforcement of judgements in matrimonial matters and the matters of parental responsibility
Directive 2008/52/EC on certain aspects of mediation in civil and commercial matters
European Code of conduct for mediators
Article by Andreas Bucher "The new Swiss federal act on international child abduction"
Description of MIKK (Mr Christoph C. Paul)
European Forum Training and Research in Family Mediation (French only)