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Community Justice Centre annual report 2011-2012



Community Justice Centre annual report 2011-2012


Northern Territory. Community Justice Centre


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Community Justice Centre Annual Report 2011-12 Page 8 7. National Mediator Accreditation System The National Mediator Accreditation System (NMAS) commenced on 1 January 2008. During 2011-12, the CJC maintained Recognised Mediation Accreditation Body (RMAB) status and membership to the National Mediator Standards Body (MSB) that underpins the Approvals Standards and Practice Standards (the Standards). The CJC continues to pioneer innovative training packages for Indigenous Australians in the non-urban context and this has led to national recognition and appointment of the CJC Director to the MSB during the reporting period. The CJC Mediation Accreditation Committee continues to conduct video assessments, review and make recommendations to improve the National Approval Standards. The CJC Accreditation Committee conducted 29 video assessments this financial year and made 2 submissions to the MSB during the reporting period in relation to the Standards. National Dispute Resolution Network The CJC maintains membership with counterpart State and Territory Government based or funded mediation services to form the National Dispute Resolution Network (NDRN) to: Improve the quality of mediation services through exchange of information, expertise and resources; Deliver quality training that is consistent; Identify emerging issues; and, contribute to research. NDRN members include counterpart services in all States (except Tasmania) and the ACT and include CJC (NSW), Dispute Settlement Centre of Victoria, Dispute Resolution Centre (Qld) that are a division within the State based Attorney Generals Department. During this reporting period the NDRN produced materials for the Australian Dispute Resolution Loose-leaf service produced by Thomson Reuters that provides practical instruction on various ADR techniques used in Australia and New Zealand.

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