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Mediator, Speaker, Negotiator, Lawyer, Musician, Cook, Passionate Diver

The international mediator – available in local New York bookstore

It is with great pleasure and humbleness that I can share that my book is not only available through Amazon, but also at Book Culture in New York City, close to Columbia University. The International Mediator – A Handbook is … Continue reading

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CfA: Seminar on peace operations

Hi there! Please find attached the link to a call for applications in order to participate (and see a book coming to life) at a one day seminar on May 28th, 2018, exploring the topic of peace operations and peace … Continue reading

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New publication on elections and conflict prevention

Dear reader. Happy new year, and thank you for being so loyal. I wanted to share a new peer reviewed publication, titled ‘The Africanization of democracy – Elections and conflict prevention in Sub-Saharan Africa’. It is co-authored with Ratha Khuon, … Continue reading

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All the platforms for my books…

… are listed herein: 1.) IGI Global: https://www.igi-global.com/book/political-mediation-modern-conflict-resolution/186890 2.) Lambert Publishing: https://www.morebooks.de/store/gb/book/the-international-mediator:-a-handbook/isbn/978-620-2-00836-5 3.) Amazon UK: https://www.amazon.co.uk/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=Jose+Pascal+da+Rocha 4.) Amazon Germany: https://www.amazon.de/s/ref=nb_sb_noss/262-5628047-0807805?__mk_de_DE=%C3%85M%C3%85%C5%BD%C3%95%C3%91&url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=Jose+Pascal+da+Rocha 5.) Amazon US: https://www.amazon.com/Political-Mediation-Modern-Conflict-Resolution/dp/1522551182/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1512005003&sr=8-1&keywords=Jose+Pascal+da+Rocha …and chapter contributions in: 1.) Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Alternative Dispute Resolution and Peace Building in Africa: https://play.google.com/store/books/details?id=MdMxBwAAQBAJ&rdid=book-MdMxBwAAQBAJ&rdot=1&source=gbs_vpt_read&pcampaignid=books_booksearch_viewport 2.) Guest blog on … Continue reading

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The mediator’s most important skills…

…are: (1) Good people skills, (2) Good management skills, and (3) Good luck. First, good management skills pertain to the process considerations of the mediation process. Whereas skills, such as active listening and reframing, and competences, such as cultural and … Continue reading

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New handbook out now: The International Mediator

Dear reader. After a long time of promises and little bite size intellectual snippets, I have been able to write it all down and I am able to now offer you a glimpse into a soft-launch price offered by one … Continue reading

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My new handbook is out soon!

Dear reader. It has taken me some time to come back to this site. As you certainly will know, the fact of accumulated experience sometimes drives you to re-evaluate the way the knowledge is being distributed, reflected on and processed. … Continue reading

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