Lisbon 8 April 2010: Rudko Kawczynski, the President of the European Roma and Travellers Forum had an official visit to Portugal on the occasion of the International Roma day. Mr. Kawczynski had several meetings with the Romani organizations of Portugal.
Cordóba 8 April 2010: Soraya Post, Vice President of the European Roma and Travellers Forum and Vivane Reding, Vice-President of the European Commission had a meeting on 7 April 2010 before the Second EU Roma Summit. Political participation of the need for the Roma Strategy were discussed.
Strasbourg 25 March 2010: In advance of the forthcoming Second European Roma Summit, the European Roma and Travellers Forum (ERTF) is calling on the European Commission to take immediate action at EU level in order to improve the situation of the European Roma.
Strasbourg 18 March 2010: The European Roma and Travellers Forum welcomes the judgment of the European Court of Human Rights of 16th March 2010 which finds that Croatia violated the European Convention on Human Rights by placing Roma children in segregated classes in primary school.