On 3 December 2013, the Director of the Gorchakov Foundation for Public Diplomacy addressed IDC's conference at La Sapienza on "The political structures of the post-Soviet space and their relationship with Europe".
On 3 December 2013, IDC co-organised with La Sapienza university in Rome a two-day conference on "The geo-political structures of the post-Soviet space and their relationship to Europe." Nikolai Bordyuzha is Secretary-General of the Collective Security Treaty Organisation.
Side Event at UN in Geneva on Christians in the Middle East
IDC co-organised a conference on the rights of Christians in the Palais des Nations on 2 March with three Foreign Ministers, including Sergei Lavrov, as speakers.