18 Feb '12, 8am

Students learn peer mediation techniques on Youth Mediation Day

SINGAPORE - Six hundred secondary school students gathered at Republic Polytechnic today to mark the sixth annual Youth Mediation Day. The event was organised by the Ministry of Law's Community Mediation Unit, and aims to introduce peer mediation techniques to youths. One of the participants, Shane Sabatino Arriola, a Secondary four student from Commonwealth Secondary School and a member of the school's first mediation group, said his experience as a peer mediator has been useful. He added he has learned how to communicate more effectively with his schoolmates. Arriola said: "A lot of disputes happen between youths these days and mediation is a platform for people to learn how to solve these disputes. Youths these days, judge more quickly ... so I think mediation helps to them to think twice before they judge." The Youth Mediation Day saw students learned how to resolve di...

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