News and events

Learn about recent IHRA activities and upcoming events.

08 Oct 2020 Time to read: 1 min

The IHRA adopts working definition of antigypsyism/anti-Roma discrimination

The IHRA announces the adoption of an internationally accepted non-legally binding working definition of antigypsyism/anti-Roma discrimination, emphasising the importance of remembering the genocide of Roma, and acknowledging that the neglect of this genocide has contributed to the prejudice and discrimination that many Roma communities experience today.

24 Sep 2020 Time to read: 1 min

Finland Supreme Court bans Neo-Nazi group

The Supreme Court of Finland ruled to uphold a ban on the neo-Nazi group Nordic Resistance Movement (PVL). This makes Finland the first to ban this group, which is still active in other countries in Northern Europe.

16 Jun 2020 Time to read: 6 mins

2020 IHRA Grant Projects

The seven excellent initiatives selected as 2021 IHRA Grant Projects represent innovative approaches to countering distortion and safeguarding the record of the Holocaust and the genocide of the Roma.

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