IRIN's official opening in Geneva

Miranda Grant/IRIN

On 12 October 2016, IRIN opened its new headquarters in Geneva to a crowd of ambassadors, Swiss authorities, and representatives of diplomatic missions, NGOs, UN agencies, academia and the private sector.

Thank you to all those who joined us at the event and online to mark this new chapter in IRIN's history.

You can catch up on the event by watching this YouTube playlist, starting with the opening speech from IRIN's Director, Heba Aly:

Flick through the photos below or on Facebook:

See it unfold with tweets via Storify:

You can also find out more with media coverage of the event from the Columbia Journalism Review, Swiss InfoExpaticaWorld Radio SwitzerlandClub Suisse de la Presse and International Geneva.