The Center for International Relations and Sustainable Development (CIRSD) celebrated the launch of the latest issue of its flagship magazine Horizons by organizing an online discussion with the world-renowned historian Niall Ferguson.
With the aim of providing insight into the international legal system and promoting better understanding of how international law comes to shape and affect global events, CIRSD is proud to launch our new Program on International Law.
Horizons Discussion with Niall Ferguson
The Summer Edition of the Horizons Magazine is about world recovery and rebuilding the future better
CIRSD carried out an online webinar titled “A path to Harvard University?” This virtual event was another installment of CIRSD’s Youth Panel series.
THIS edition of Horizons is hardly unique an attempt to draw comparisons between that decade and possible developments in the 2020s. The most obvious points of commonality at their respective outsets are global contagion and hope. Although the underlying statistics pale in comparison to those of the Spanish Flu, the coronavirus has brought enormous disruption and hardship to billions of people around the world.
Alan Dershowitz, Harvard Law School’s eminent professor emeritus, and a reputable American lawyer, referred to the International Court of Justice and stated that “It’s not international, it’s not a court and it doesn’t do justice.”
The Center for International Relations and Sustainable Development (CIRSD), in cooperation with the Faculty of Law - University of Nis, invites law students of all universities in Serbia to apply for an exclusive interview with the legend of legal sciences and court practice, Professor Alan Dershowitz, on Saturday, March 20th, at 7PM (CET), via Zoom.
He highlighted the importance of collective immunity, stating that “we absolutely can go back to normal, but we need herd immunity. This mean that the virus cannot spread from one person to another and it eventually dies off. To reach this, we need between 80-85% of the world to have immunity”.
CIRSD carried out a two-day seminar “The World in 2021 and Beyond”, featuring global leaders in the fields of medicine and strategic communications, Dr. Samir Khleif and Mr. John Rendon.