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Negotiating in exceptional circumstances: some observations on UK/Scotland negotiations

The first vote for independence in the Western world within the twenty-first century, the Scottish referendum taking place today holds a unique place in history, setting the precedent for separatist movements globally. Politicians, activists, celebrities, and citizens have spent the past months making their cases for “Yes” or “No”, for either declaring independence from the […]

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Fixing the Middle East – the ingredients of a National Dialogues

Fixing the Middle East – the ingredients of a National Dialogues

by Dr Karl Mackie CBE, mediator and Chief Executive, CEDR Recent events have been moving so fast it is as if several years of history-making events have been squeezed into a matter of weeks. For CEDR, it was important but intriguing, that the Royal Family in Bahrain responded to the recent national unrest with a call […]

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