Capital University News, California State University, Sacramento
August 24, 2004
Conflict resolution training available
The Center for
African Peace and Conflict Resolution at California State University, Sacramento
will hold a workshop on conflict resolution Sept. 27 to Oct. 1 on campus.
The workshop trains participants in various negotiation and mediation skills.
Topics will include negotiation and mediation techniques and processes, conflict
theories and practices, conflict assessment, conflict sources and types, and
consensus building. There will also be sessions on ethics in mediation, alternative
dispute resolution system design, cross-cultural communication techniques and
building a dispute resolution practice.
The trainers are criminal justice professor and center director Ernest Uwazie,
community and youth mediator Thelma Johnson, and dispute resolution expert Daniel
Tuition is $500, which includes the course manual, materials and lunch all three
days. Discounted rates are available for groups of five or more. Certificates
will be issues at the completion of the workshop. Registration forms are available