IDC's Director of Studies was a keynote speaker at a conference held in Naples on 13 September by members of the European Parliament and of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe to discuss the proposed accession of the EU to the European Convention on Human Rights.
The Syrian citizens' group for national reconciliation has attacked the UN Commission of Inquiry for political bias. IDC brought Musalaha and its representatives to Geneva three times in 2013 and 2014.
Speaking at IDC on 8 July 2014, Professor Stephen Baskerville argued that sexual politics are undermining human rights and the rule of law.
IDC's Director of Studies gave a talk at the Russian Society of Political Scientists' inaugural conference in Suzdal on 2 July 2014.
Srdja Trifkovic, Foreign Editor of Chronicles Magazine and a noted historian of Islam and the Balkans, spoke at IDC's round table on Crimea and Kosovo on 27 May 2014.
IDC's Director of Studies gave a talk on 2 June 2014 in Prague on the outcome of the European Parliament elections .
IDC's Director of Studies spoke at a conference held in Moscow's MGU state university on the discrepancy in the historical memory of the First and Second World wars.
IDC co-organised an event at the United Nations in Geneva on 12 March 2014, during the current session of the Human Rights Council.
IDC held a Side Event at the UN in Geneva on 12 March 2014 to discuss the situation in Syria.
The Commissioner for Human Rights at the Russian Foreign Ministry presented his ministry's report on human rights in the EU at IDC's round table on 3 March 2014
Lecture on the geopolitics of the crisis in Macedonia, IDC 9 July 2015
Presentation of "Ukraine, the historical truth" by Prince Volkonski (published in 1920, re-issued 2015), IDC 16 June 2015
International conference on sanctions, Paris, 20 May 2015
70th anniversary of Elbe Day, Torgau, 25 April 2015
Launch of "Tempest over the Great Middle East" by Michel Raimbaud, IDC, 22 April 2015
High Level Side Event on the rights of Christians at the UN in Geneva, 2 March 2015
John Laughland discusses Russian air strikes in Syria (RT, 30 Sept 2015)
Interview on RT, 30 September 2015
John Laughland on the migration crisis
IDC's Director of Studies spoke on RT's Crosstalk on 14 September 2015