On April 12 a round table on the prospects of using mediation in the legal procedure took place at SNAU. The event gathered more than 30 participants, including judges, numerous representatives of public organizations, and lawyers.
SvitlanaZapara, the moderator of the event, said in her welcoming speech to the audience that the topic of the round table was of public interest, because today it became extremely relevant. The dean of the Faculty of Law and the head of the public organization European Dimension called on the participants to be active and be involved in the discussion.
After the report by SvitlanaZapara, a Skype-conference with a successful mediator Diana Protsenko took place presenting her own experience and personal vision of the future of mediation in Ukraine. Besides, the lecturewas delivered by the doctor of law MykolaYasynok, who acquainted those present with the existing problems of settlement of disputes with the participation of a judge.
It was extremely interesting for the participants of the event to listen to the opinion of the lawyers regarding the stated topic.
All the reports were accompanied by lively discussions, which showed the interest of the participants.
It should be noted that the round table was organized within the framework of the grant project "Change the Court Together - Create the Legal System of the Future" with the support of the New Justice Agency Program of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).