In 2020, due the threat of the spread of coronavirus infection COVID-19 the Competition for the Best School Mediation Service of Vladivostok “- “Vladivostok, A City of Peace and Kindness” was held in the virtual format.
The competition was divided into two stages from 01.12.2020 to 14.12.2020 and from 14.12.2020 to 18.12.2020.
During the indicated periods, School Mediation Service participants must send their works and answers to the assigned tasks to the organizers of the Competition and members of the jury.
The nominations for the 2020 Competition are:
– The most creative flash mob for school mediation (video);
– The best idea for the introduction and development of school mediation among young people, conflict resolution in the educational environment;
– The best emblem of school mediation in Vladivostok;
– The best team in the role-playing game for the resolution of school conflicts;
– The best school mediation service of Vladivostok;
– Best School Mediator of Vladivostok.
This year, the members of the jury of the Competition were: President of the Association of Mediators and Intermediaries of the Asia-Pacific Region, Lykova Natalia Andreevna; Yury Borisovich Melnikov, Commissioner for the Protection of Human Rights of Primorsky Krai Administration; Chairman of the Duma of Vladivostok, Andrey Petrovich Brik; Secretary of the local branch of the “UNITED RUSSIA” Party of the Vladivostok city district, deputy of the Legislative Assembly of Primorsky Krai, Shcherbakov Alexander Vladimirovich; Deputy Head of the Department for Advocacy, Notaries, State Registration of Civil Status, Apostille and International Legal Assistance, Elina Vasilievna Elovikova; Assistant prosecutor of Vladivostok, Kaplieva Evgenia Vladimirovna; First Category Chief Specialist of the Department of Supplementary Education of the Office for working with Municipal Educational Institutions of the Administration of Vladivostok, Zenkovich Svetlana Pavlovna; Deputy Director of the Municipal Budgetary Organization “Psychological, Educational, Medical and Social Assistance Center of Vladivostok”, Pavlova Nadezhda Gennadievna.
In 2020, the Association prepared various prizes for the winners of the Competition.
The winners in the category Best School Mediation Service of Vladivostok will receive a flower-shaped Trophy Cup that can be placed at the school, a cash prize, medals, diplomas, souvenirs, as well as the honorary right to be interviewed in 2021 on the radio station “Radio Russia: Primorye” and talk about the experience of the development of mediation at school.
Winners in other nominations of the Competition will receive medals, diplomas and souvenirs.
The Association also have in mind other participants of the Competition, who will receive participant certificates and souvenirs.
The awarding ceremony for the winners of the Competition is scheduled for December 29, 2020. The Association wishes good luck to all participants of the Competition.