Mediation UK

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Records of Mediation UK (formerly FIRM), [1983-2000], including correspondence. Second deposit of 2005 includes papers from the Restorative Justice Consortium and London Restorative Justice Network

Administrative / Biographical History

FIRM (Forum for Initiatives in Reparation and Mediation) was set up in 1989, and changed its name to Mediation UK in 1991. Mediation UK is a registered charity which acts as an umbrella body for a network of projects, organisations and individuals interested in mediation and other forms of conflict resolution. It acts as an information and referral service, sponsors training events and workshops, organises an annual conference, helps groups to set up mediation services and provides standards of professional conduct for mediators. A quarterly journal, Mediation , is also produced.

Arrangement

Unsorted.

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Acquisition Information

Donated in 1995, 2000, 2005 and 2007

Other Finding Aids

Unlisted.

Archivist's Note

Sources: Mediation UK website. Compiled by Sarah Aitchison as part of the RSLP AIM25 project.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright retained by donor.

Corporate Names