Romanian Chairmanship 2016

Press Releases

  Romania concludes International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance Chairmanship – 08.03.2017

  Conference in Vatican concerning policies on refugees organized by IHRA, under the Romanian Presidency, and the Holy See  – 17.02.2017

  Romanian diplomatic missions present at the events marking the International Holocaust Remembrance Day  – 27.01.2017

  International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust  – 27.01.2017

  Seminar in El Salvador  – 09.01.2017

   IHRA delegation visits Poland – 15.12.2016

  ​IHRA/UNESCO Roundtable on “How to Respond to Antisemitism through Education, Culture and Communication?” – 6.12.2016

  Participation of the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Lazăr Comănescu, in the Award Ceremony of the National Top of Companies, 13th Edition – 10.11.2016

  The Second Plenary Meeting of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA), Iași, 7-10 November 2016 – 07.11.2016

  IHRA Delegation visits Holy See – 13.10.2016

 Meeting of the Prime Minister of Romania, Dacian-Julien Cioloș, with the reprezentatives of the Jewish organizations in the US, in the margins of UNGA 71 – 21.09.2016

   IHRA Chair at Connecting Law and Memory conference – 22.09.2016

  „Elie Wiesel” Institute signs a cooperation agreement with Romanian political parties – 20.09.2016

 The Romanian Chairmanship of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance together with the municipality of Cluj-Napoca present the exhibition Righteous among Nations – 22.08.2016

 International Memorial Day of the Roma Genocide during the Holocaust – 02.08.2016

 IHRA Chair attends the closing ceremony of the national competition „Holocaust Memory 2016” – 31.07.2016

 The Minister Delegate, Maria Ligor, has attended the inauguration ceremony of the "Pogrom Martyrs' Memorial of Bucharest, during 21 to 23 January 1941" – 20.07.2016

 IHRA visit to Lety – 12.07.2016

 Prime-Minister Dacian Cioloș had a meeting with the representatives of the American Jewish Committee – 08.07.2016

 The Minister of Foreign Minister Affairs, Lazăr Comănescu, welcomes an American Jewish Committee delegation – 07.07.2016

 IHRA Chair visits Ukraine – 06.07.2016

 Message from the President of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance on the death of the Nobel Prize winner Elie Wiesel, survivor of the Holocaust – 03.07.2016

 Message of condolences – Elie Wiesel – 03.07.2016

 Adoption of the working definition on antisemitism at the Plenary meeting of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance at Bucharest – 26.05.2016

 Plenary reunion of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance in Bucharest – 26.05.2016

 Working Definition of Antisemitism – 26.05.2016

 The inauguration of the Holocaust Memorial in Gherla – 22.05.2016

 Head of the Romanian delegation to IHRA at the Mauthausen commemoration – 15.05.2016

 The visit of an IHRA delegation to Serbia – 12.05.2016

 The Ministry of Foreign Affairs welcomes the celebration of the International Roma Day – 08.04.2016  

 Chair speaks at Forgotten Voices Conference – 07.04.2016

 Diplomatic Briefing in Bucharest – 06.04.2016  

 State Secretary Alexandru Victor Micula attends avant premiere film projection of "Son of Saul" in Romania, on the occasion of Romania’s taking over of the Chairmanship of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance – 09.03.2016

 Romania takes over chairmanship of International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) – 08.03.2016