Dominic Barter in Amsterdam for a workshop on Restorative Circles©

7th January 2011, Comments 0 comments

Brit Dominic Barter developed his Restorative Circles method of conflict resolution in the slums of Rio de Janeiro, one of the most violent cities in the world.

Amsterdam--Dominic Barter will be in Amsterdam on January 14th and 15th, 2011 to give an introductory workshop on Restorative Circles (RC). It will take place at the Oranjekerk and admittance is free.  Participants will learn about Barter's unique method of finding justice.
Dominic Barter developed his Restorative Circles (RC) method in the slums of Rio de Janeiro, one of the most violent cities in the world. He recognised the inability of the existing judicial system to deal effectively with conflict and devised a method that enables people to navigate conflict in a way that leads to more satisfying solutions and keeps everyone involved. His method brings people and communities together.  In Brazil, RC is a recognized method for conflict resolution.
The workshop
In this 2-day introductory workshop, Dominic Barter will explain the process of RC step by step, using real life examples and anecdotes. Participants will practise the process in small groups. There will be plenty of time for questions and opportunities to share your personal experiences.
Venue & time
Oranjekerk, 2e v.d. Helststraat 151 (between Ceintuurbaan en v. Ostadestraat).
By tram: 3, 6, 12, 24.
The workshop will take place Friday January 14th and Saturday January 15th 2011, from 10 am to 6 pm.
Language: English

Dominic Barter is from England and will conduct the workshop in English. No special preparation is required. For more information and .
Free admittance, donations appreciated
Participating in this workshop is free. There are costs involved in organizing this, however, and during the workshop there will be an opportunity to make a donation. Donations in support of this and the work of Dominic Barter are greatly appreciated.
Registration is required
To register or for more information call:
Émile van Dantzig - T: 06 51 701 285 - E:
Gonnie Bas - T: 123456789 - E:

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