News Updates - Conflict Resolution

Dancer taking on bullying one step at a time

LYNN — Choreographer and dancer Jimmy Locust comes to the Lynn YMCA on Friday, March 2, to show how dance can educate teenagers on ending bullying and explore conflict resolution through compassion and respect. Locust, who worked with performers including Janet Jackson, the late Michael ...

UN council appoints Briton Martin Griffiths as new Yemen envoy

Griffiths, who is executive director of the Brussels-based European Institute of Peace, "brings extensive experience in conflict resolution, negotiation, mediation and humanitarian affairs," Guterres wrote in the letter. War-wracked Yemen is the world's worst humanitarian crisis, according to the United ...

Trump's 2019 Budget Proposed Cutting Millions From School-Safety Programs

In the past, these grants have funded services such as conflict resolution and “other school-based violence prevention strategies.” The budget also cuts funding from a program called School Emergency Response to Violence, or Project SERV, which was used to fund recovery efforts surrounding the ...

Trump budget would cut millions in school safety funds: report

That reduction would include the elimination of “project prevention grants,” which have helped schools across the country fund conflict resolution programs, prevent bullying and pay for mental health assistance for students. ADVERTISEMENT. Politico reports the budget would also cut the $1 million in ...

3 Areas of Professional Behavior Where Millennials Need Improvement

As dissent is a necessary component of growth, avoidance of it altogether makes conflict resolution another skill Millennials lack. Millennials are more likely than older coworkers to turn to social media when upset or frustrated, and this has become a common way for the generation to handle dissenting ...