IRRI is committed to establishing strategic partnerships for the delivery of high-quality and sustainable programming throughout the different areas of our intervention. We excel at building alliances that entrench a unity of purpose, and we cherish meaningful partnerships, while standing in solidarity with our constituencies, allies and associates.

Our partners across our different programmes, include:


Africa Refugee-led Network (ARN)

BRAC Uganda

European Union (EU)

The African Women’s Development and Communications Network (FEMNET)

Hope Alert Network for Development and Local Empowerment (HANDLE Uganda)

The Institute for Human Rights and Development in Africa (IHRDA)

The Institute for Peace and Security Studies (IPSS) at the Addis Ababa University


Kenya Human Rights Commission (KHRC)

Knowledge Management Fund (KMF)

Mbeleni Foundation


Office of the President, Uganda

Open Society Foundations (OSF)


Rencontre Africaine pour la Défense des Droits de l’Homme (RADDHO)


REMA Burundi


RELON Uganda

West African Refugees and Internally Displaced Persons Network (WARIPNET)