International Human Rights Network is a not-for-profit organisation providing practical, expert, support to organisations applying Human Rights Based Approaches.

We provide support for organisations to actively learn from their own, and other's, experience for concrete human rights results.


What we do

Now in our second decade, IHRN provides a unique combination of HRBA quality-assured services :-  
  • Multi-disciplinary teams are commissioned to support all stages of Programme Cycle Management and sectoral reform processes. IHRN experts work in the over-lapping contexts of development, conflict, humanitarian crisis and peace-building.
  • Commissioned by states, UN agencies, OSCE, EC, Council of Europe, bi-lateral donors, national human rights institutions and civil society organisations.

    Lot7 services to EC in multi-year framework contract since 2009 - now short-listed in new tender process to 2017

  • IHRN training programmes 2013-14                  

Justice sector reform June 2013



  • HRBA core principles and methods applied throughout.


    Brian McKeown visionary human rights activist (1939-2009)

    International Human Rights Network, Glenboy House, Oldcastle, Co Meath, Ireland
    Tel +353 49 8542934