Learning and contributing

Learn, grow and contribute with these opportunities in dispute resolutionAs we become aware of new opportunities we will add them to this page. Check in regularly if you're looking to learn or contribute.

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Volunteer judges | Melbourne Law School Negotiation Competition | 24-26 August 2019

Currently seeking volunteer judges from all legal backgrounds who can provide feedback to teams on their performance. The negotiation problems will have a commercial focus.

Contact Jessica Flatter by COB 16 August for further information:

Click here to register your interest

Recent opportunities...

Volunteer role players | Monash University | Melbourne | Saturday 13 July 2019

We would like to invite you to consider role playing for our upcoming NMAS assessment. Please email us with your contact details and preferred time slot as soon as possible:

Time slots available: 8.30am - 10.30am | 10.45am - 12.45pm | 1.30pm - 3.30pm Venue: Monash University | 555 Lonsdale Street |Melbourne

Volunteer role players | Tuesday 16 July 2019 | Melbourne

We would like to invite you to consider role playing for our upcoming mediator accreditation assessment. Please email us with your contact details and preferred time slot as soon as possible: learning at

Women’s Leadership Development Scholarship

Women currently working in the dispute resolution sector have a final opportunity to register their interest in a scholarship worth up to $7,000 to support participation in an accredited leadership development program.

Funding must be apportioned by the end of this financial year and it is unsure when these grants will be available again. Find out more and register your interest by completing the Expression of Interest form. Closing date: 21 June 2019

Urgent request for volunteer judges for UNSW Student Mediation Competition

A judge will need to review mediation plans, score parties and their legal representation, and enter feedback. All information required for the event will be provided.

Volunteer Role Players

Role players wanted for Resolution Institute Mediator Accreditation Assessments.
Gain two or more CPD points.

Venue: Resolution Institute | Level 1, 13-15 Bridge Street | Sydney | NSW 2000
Date: Thursday 20 June 2019
Time: 9.15am-11.15am | 11.45am-1.45pm

Professional volunteers for 2019 Asia-Pacific Commercial Mediation Competition

Alternative Dispute Resolution professionals are invited to volunteer for the 2019 Asia-Pacific Commercial Mediation Competition, as competition Mediators and Judges, and Team Coaches/Mentors.

For questions or queries, please contact the Australian Chamber via email or telephone +61 2 6270 8000. Closing date: 31 May 2019

Rotary peace fellowship

The 2020 Rotary Peace Fellowship application is now available. This fully funded fellowship provides peace and development leaders with the knowledge, skills, and networks they need to advance their peace building careers. Closing date: 31 May 2019

Five consultants for Voices for Inclusion project

This project focuses on learning between different types of marginalized groups in five countries (Sierra Leone, Rwanda, Nigeria, Indonesia and Philippines) and to discover if collaboration between these groups can lead towards more effective influencing of policy and practices. This mission will include exchange visits to each participating organisation, organising and facilitating a learning event and providing coaching on writing project proposals for submission. Closing date: 6 May 2019