Prospects and opportunities for conflict resolution in the post-Soviet space

LINKS Director presents paper on new approaches to mediation.

The magnificent Locarno Room at the British Foreign and Commonwealth office provided a sumptuous setting for a one day conference on the theme of conflict resolution in the post Soviet space twenty years after the end of the USSR. The event was jointly organised by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, the University of Birmingham and the John Smith Memorial Trust.

LINKS Director Dennis Sammut presented a paper entitled “New approaches to mediation: Managing the Russia Factor”. The session was chaired by Peter Bateman, the UK Ambassador designate to Azerbaijan.