Welcome to IREX Europe

IREX Europe is a nonprofit, nongovernmental organisation providing innovative programmes to improve the quality of education, strengthen independent media, foster pluralistic civil society development, and reduce conflict. The IREX Europe approach emphasizes partnerships with local development organisations to expand capacity, build sustainable institutions and affect change through training, partnerships, education, research and grant programmes. ... Learn more about IREX Europe.

Latest news
- IREX Europe working with young reporters and Sens Interdits theatre festival

Sens Interdits invites theatre troupes from around the world to take part in a bi-annual theatre festival in Lyon. This year between 19 and 29 of October 2017. IREX Europe is collaborating with Sens Interdits for the second time. This year we will be working with students and young journalists who have been recruited as “Youth Reporters” to work on the festival.

10 July 2017

- Modern journalism trends: multimedia platforms & convergent newsrooms

Between March 27th and March 31st , a group of energetic young journalists and students participated in the training Modern journalism trends: multimedia platforms & convergent newsrooms, run by IREX Europe.

31 March 2017


The International Journalism Festival is held annually in Perugia, Italy, and is considered to be one of the biggest media events in Europe. It attracts journalists, academics, students and Media agencies, who get free access to keynote talks, workshops and panel discussions on media in society.

15 February 2017

- Strengthening Community Radios (CRs) in Mozambique: Kick off meeting in Nampula

The purpose of the meeting was to review the project objectives, expected results and activities, as well as tackling administrative, organizational and monitoring challenges and to finalise the project timeline.

5 January 2017

- Inauguration of Falesti Library Media Corner!

Falesti Library Media Corner is opened, a great new resource for the local community and a testament to IREX Europe and the Novateca program, implemented by IREX in Moldova.

23 December 2016

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Our Mission

IREX Europe assists in the development of nations and peoples by providing services, programs, infrastructure and technologies that improve the quality of education, strengthen independent media, foster pluralistic civil society development, and reduce conflict.

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Contact IREX Europe
11 Rue Aimé Collomb,
Lyon, France, 69003
Tel: 33 (0) 980 527 829
Fax: 33 (0) 985 527 829
Mobile: 33 (0) 608 90 18 82

IREX assisted in the founding of IREX Europe and the organizations continue to collaborate as network partners.
Aderly, the Chamber of Commerce for Lyon, and OnlyLyon assisted IREX Europe in establishing its headquarters in Lyon.