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On 12 July an IHRA delegation including the IHRA Chair, Ambassador Mihnea Constantinescu, attended high level meetings in the Czech Republic to discuss the future of the former concentration camp site of Lety u Pisku.
A message from the IHRA Chair on the passing of Elie Wiesel, Nobel Prize for Peace Laureate and Holocaust survivor.
On 28 and 29 June, IHRA Chair, Ambassador Mihnea Constantinescu, participated in the commemoration of the Iași Pogrom that was organized in Iași, Podu Iloaiei și Târgu Frumos.
On 5 and 6 July, the IHRA Chair and the IHRA Executive Secretary, Dr Kathrin Meyer, are attending high level meetings at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Ukraine.
The Romanian IHRA Chairmanship has launched a training program for public servants, magistrates, law enforcement agencies and diplomats on the topic of combating antisemitism, racism, xenophobia, and the Holocaust denial.
The International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) adopts a working definition of antisemitism on 26 May. 
Ambassador Michael Baier, Head of the Austrian Delegation to the IHRA, explains about the OSCE meeting on antisemitism held in Berlin on Monday 19 June.
From 13-17 June 2016 IHRA Executive Secretary, Dr. Kathrin Meyer, and Communications Officer, Laura Robertson, had the opportunity to visit the USC Shoah Foundation in Los Angeles, California.
On 8 June 2016, the IHRA Chair, Ambassador Mihnea Constantinescu, visited the Republic of Moldova, one of the IHRA’s 11 Observer Countries.
On 26 May 2016, the IHRA successfully concluded its first bi-annual Plenary meeting under the Romanian Chairmanship in Bucharest.