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
- Training on digital security for Ukrainian online media workers and bloggers

From 13-15 June 2016, 18 journalists and media workers from 12 regions of Ukraine, including IDPs from Crimea, Donetsk and Luhansk regions, participated in a training on digital security.

20 June 2016

- IREX Europe participation in Lyon Roundtable on Development and Human Rights

On June 2nd, a round table was organised with Lyon-based development actors to discuss the relationship between local development and human rights.

10 June 2016

- Two Countries, One Profession. IREX Europe at World Press Freedom Day

IREX Europe together with Russian Union of Journalists and National Union of Journalists of Ukraine held a panel discussion at World Press Freedom Day 2016. Our panel entitled Two Countries, One Profession: A Dialogue between Ukrainian and Russian Journalists brought journalists from Russia and Ukraine to Helsinki, Finland on May the 2nd, allowing them to share their views with the audience on the challenges the Russia/Ukraine conflict poses to journalists and how the two journalism communities have responded to those challenges.

2 June 2016

- IREX Europe Annual Report 2015

IREX Europe releases its 2015 annual report, highlighting our work across the Middle East and North Africa to promote and support the reform of state media and freedom of expression in the region.

4 May 2016

- Save the Date for the Conference “24 Years of EU Citizenship: What We Stand to Lose” on 18 May

Nearly 25 years after the concept of EU citizenship was first enshrined in the EU Maastricht Treaty, it is time for a thorough assessment of the key achievements and the pending challenges where more work remains to be done in order for citizens to fully reap the rights and privileges that come with it.

25 April 2016

About IREX Europe
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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.