IRIN's funding comes from a mix of governments, foundations, international organizations and more. Current partners include:
Swiss Lottery (Loterie Romande)
The Loterie Romande is the lottery operating in Switzerland's six French-speaking cantons (Vaud, Fribourg, Valais, Neuchâtel, Geneva and Jura). Its profits are entirely devoted to the support of public utility institutions. Thousands of institutions and non-profit associations benefit, directly or indirectly, from the contributions of the Loterie Romande.
The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida)
Sida is a government agency working on behalf of the Swedish parliament and government, with the mission to reduce poverty in the world. Through their work and in cooperation with others, Sida contributes to implementing Sweden’s Policy for Global Development (PGU).
The Open Society Foundations (OSF)
The Open Society Foundations work to build vibrant and tolerant democracies whose governments are accountable to their citizens. Throught their work, they seek to strengthen the rule of law; respect for human rights, minorities, and a diversity of opinions; democratically elected governments; and a civil society that helps keep government power in check.
The Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC)
SDC is Switzerland’s international cooperation agency within the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA). In operating with other federal offices concerned, SDC is responsible for the overall coordination of development activities and cooperation with Eastern Europe, as well as for the humanitarian aid delivered by the Swiss Confederation.
Overseas Development Institute (ODI)
The Overseas Development Institute is a leading independent think tank on international development and humanitarian issues. ODI’s mission is to inspire and inform policy and practice which lead to the reduction of poverty, the alleviation of suffering and the achievement of sustainable livelihoods, by locking together high-quality applied research, practical policy advice and policy-focused dissemination and debate.