Conference “Online Dispute Resolution (ODR): Improving Access to Justice in Ukraine”

Sep
19
Tue
2017

September 19-20, 2017, 09:30
Kyiv

The USAID New Justice Program (New Justice) will conduct a conference on “Online Dispute Resolution and the Courts: Improving Access to Justice in Ukraine”. Judges, lawyers, mediators, representatives of public authorities, civil society, business associations, universities as well as software developers and entrepreneurs will participate in the conference. The event aims at introducing the participants to online dispute resolution (ODR) as a means to promote timely resolution of disputes, reduce court caseloads, and increase public satisfaction and engagement. International experts will present and discuss the impact, best practices, and lessons learned in implementing ODR programs in Canada, Europe, and the United States. Participants will also develop recommendations and identify next steps for introducing and advancing ODR in Ukraine.

Venue: Rus Hotel, 4 Hospitalna Str., Kyiv. This event begins at 9:30 AM.