Centre for Social Research continues with a series of scientific conferences organization.
On 29th and 30th of November 2013 in Hotel Bristol in Mostar was held a two-day scientific conference "The best Interests of the Child in Legislation and Practice." The conference was organized by the Faculty of Law of the University " Džemal Bijedić " in Mostar , in cooperation with the Department for Legal Research of Social Sciences Research Center (SSRC) of the International Burch University in Sarajevo, and the German Foundation for International Legal Cooperation ( IRZ ) .
At the Opening of the Conference:
• Assoc. Prof Dr. Anita Durakovic , acting Dean of the Faculty of Law of the University " Džemal Bijedić " in Mostar
• Mr. Damir Masić , Federal Minister of Science and Education
• Prof. Dr. Sead Pašić , Rector of the University , " Džemal Bijedić " in Mostar
• Mr. Esad Oruč , director of the Social Sciences Research Center of International Burch University in Sarajevo
addressed the audience.
During the two working days nearly 20 legal scholars and practitioners from Bosnia and Herzegovina, and also from neighboring Serbia and Croatia, presented their views and discussed issues related to the topic.
All participants emphasized the importance of improving scientific research in the field of family law, as well as cooperation in the region. Joint debate has offered proposals for new legislative solutions to individual institute of family in Bosnia and Herzegovina, which will contribute to make it easier to resolve disputes that arise regarding them in practice. In addition, the conclusion is that the scientific meeting on the topic of family and children's rights is a very important topic that must be discussed, and plan for the future is to continue with the organization of the conferences on the mentioned topic.