- To promote for the public benefit, the awareness of mediation across all aspects of dispute resolution in the UK and internationally.
- To support the UK government in promoting the use of mediation as a first port of call for the resolution of disputes effectively, efficiently and fairly.
- To seek opportunities to undertake research in partnership with providers and users of mediation services both in the UK and internationally for the benefit of the public.
Mediation Awareness Week – UK 2017 which takes place during the period from Saturday 14th October to Friday 20th October inclusive.
Events during the Mediation Awareness Week will increase awareness of the practical and financial benefits of mediation, across all sectors of business and private life in which conflict and disputes can occur.