Featured Peacebuilding Group: Association for Conflict Resolution

For this week’s Featured Peacebuilding Group, I’m sharing about the Association for Conflict Resolution (ACR).  ACR is the largest association of conflict resolution professionals in the U.S.  I’ve been a member since the early 1990s.  Many of  the professional mediators working in the field today are members.   For newbies coming into the field, ACR isContinue reading “Featured Peacebuilding Group: Association for Conflict Resolution”

Notice of Funding Availability: JAMS Foundation-ACR Initiative for Students and Youth, Application Deadline 2/14/18

JAMS Foundation is partnering with the Association for Conflict Resolution to offer funding in 2018 for youth activities related to conflict resolution. The application deadline is February 14, 2018.  The funding requests may range from $15,000 to $40,000 for the first of the funding cycle. For more information click here or below.

ACR Gathering: Defining Our Field and Work in Challenging Times

I’ve written before about the initiative that was started at Point of View/George Mason University in June that is looking at our field, the challenges it faces, and ways to better connect those working to advance conflict resolution and peacebuilding.   At Point of View in June 2017,  50 professionals from organizations were brought together forContinue reading “ACR Gathering: Defining Our Field and Work in Challenging Times”