We are mandated to enable and guide the vulnerable and marginalized groups to reach a reputable life..
Establishment and Background: IRO staff has been involved in community activism since 2004, and the organization was formally established in 2018. It grew out of the youth forum in Garmyan district, where members were active from 2005 to 2013. Network of Volunteers: Over the years, IRO has built a strong network of volunteers, including youth groups, both in urban and rural areas. This network spans across the entire country. Project History: IRO's initial work was supported by the Civil Society Initiative (CSI) and funded by the National Endowment for Democracy (NED). This eight-year project played a pivotal role in laying the foundation for your organization's activities. Registration and Legal Status: IRO was officially registered as a non-profit organization in June 2019 with the Department of NGOs in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. Mission and Focus: IRO is a non-partisan and non-governmental organization that primarily focuses on community development. This is achieved through capacity building, awareness raising, and advocacy initiatives.
IRO vision is a society in which the vulnerable groups have share in decision making process and access to community resources