Mediator in court

MiKK, in cooperation with Judge Sabine Brieger, developed the pilot project Mediator in Court for proceedings under the 1980 Hague Child Abduction Convention.  Under this program, a MiKK-trained mediator will accompany the parents to court and will inform them about the […]

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Mediation process

The duration of a particular mediation varies. Especially in highly escalated cases, in cases involving great fear and anxiety (e.g. the fear of losing touch with one’s child) and in cases where the parents do not trust each other, several […]

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What is mediation?

an extra-judicial offer to settle conflicts in the case of separation and divorce, or in cases of abduction or visitation and custody disputes an aid in achieving a responsible settlement of the questions that must be clarified in conflicts involving […]

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Why mediation?

Mediation provides parents with the opportunity to develop lasting and amicable solutions in seemingly hopeless situations in the interest of their children. With the assistance of mediators, a structured discussion is possible in which the needs of all parties involved […]

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The law in mediation

With regard to international conflicts involving parents and children, mediation proceedings usually aim at an agreement which is legally binding. For this purpose, knowledge of the law and its application is an indispensable prerequisite. This information is communicated as part […]

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Internship

MiKK welcomes trainees and interns. Tasks: Participating in the advisory service Assisting the initiation of mediation and the placement of mediators Assisting the support of the network in Germany and worldwide Assisting the organization and support of events as well […]

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MiKK in the press

Deutsche Welle Poland. Porwania dzieci. Co może mediacja? Interview with MiKK-Co-Geschäftsleitung Magdalena Jańczuk, 17.3.2019 MiKK providing comment on an international child abduction case involving a non-Hague Convention country. Wright, A. Walter: International Peacemakers – Mediation Cross-Border Child Custody Disputes in […]

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Projects

VOICE Project – Voice of the Child in International Child Abductions in EuropeThe VOICE was a two-year Project, co-funded by the European Union, that was carried out with a partnership of 7 organizations from 4 countries: Missing Children Europe, University […]

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