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.
On June 11th, 2016, classes for the 12th edition of the International Summer School on Media Law began for 28 lawyers from 7 countries.19 July 2016
Crowdfunding platform Press Start was launched this week, aiming to revolutionize the way the best and bravest reporters are funded in the growing list of countries where the press cannot report freely.15 July 2016
The Internet Freedom Festival will be held from March 6-10th, 2017, in Valencia, Spain. This year’s theme is "Joining Forces to Fight Censorship and Surveillance." IREX Europe will be hosting events which we’ll explain in the coming months.6 July 2016
Human rights defenders are increasingly quitting the fight for their rights due to stress and burnout in the face of worsening legislation and increasing pressure from authorities.4 July 2016
Between 18-20 of May 2016, a follow-up training on Media Literacy for librarians took place at the National Library of Moldova in Chisinau. This second round of training gathered the most active and willing librarians from the regions, to improve their skills in the media field.29 June 2016
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.