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IFRRO, the International Federation of Reproduction Rights Organisations, is the main international network of collective management organisations and creators’ and publishers’ associations in the text and image spheres. We work to protect and enable easy legal access to copyright material.


IFRRO launches second “Re:start conversations” event with EVA, EWC and FEP

Last updated on: Tue, 29/06/2021 - 14:14

On 16 June, IFRRO launched the second ‘Re:start conversations’ event, together with our partners EVA, EWC and FEP, entitled “Investing in a high-quality digital education ecosystem is investing in democracy” (see the programme here).

Educational institutions in Zambia are required to sign a collective licence with ZARRSO

Last updated on: Wed, 12/05/2021 - 11:10

Press release by IFRRO and ZARRSO – 12 May 2021. Educational institutions in Zambia are required to sign a collective licence with Zambia Reprographic Rights Society (ZARRSO).

WIPO and IFRRO Collaborate on an IT Solution for Collective Management Organizations Managing Rights in Text and Image-Based Works

Last updated on: Mon, 26/04/2021 - 11:06

The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and the International Federation of Reproductions Rights Organisations (IFRRO) today announced their collaboration to develop a software solution for Collective Management Organizations (CMOs) managing text and image-based works.

Malta: new licensing agreement for the reproduction of works in schools

Last updated on: Mon, 12/04/2021 - 08:54

In December 2020, representatives of Maltese rightsholders and the Ministry of Education signed a framework agreement for the reprographic and digital use of Maltese books in public schools. The signing of the agreement was presided over by Dr. Justyne Caruana, Minister of Education.

IFRRO launches “Re:start conversations” events with EVA, EWC and FEP

Last updated on: Thu, 08/04/2021 - 09:13

On 17 March, IFRRO launched the first of its “Re:start conversations” events, together with our partners EVA, EWC and FEP.

IFRRO Members meet with the Director General of WIPO, Daren Tang

Last updated on: Wed, 31/03/2021 - 13:12

On the 9th of March 2021, more than 100 members of IFRRO participated in an online webinar with Daren Tang.

After an introduction by Yngve Slettholm, President of IFRRO, Daren Tang delivered a keynote speech, with some key messages for IFRRO members.

Caroline Morgan discusses key issues for the IFRRO community in an interview for Copydan Writing’s 2021 year book

Last updated on: Wed, 24/03/2021 - 10:29

Copydan Writing, our RRO member in Denmark, recently published its 2021 year book (in Danish) which includes an interview with Caroline Morgan, IFRRO’s CEO.

IFRRO supports EY study on Cultural and Creative Industries before and after Covid-19

Last updated on: Fri, 12/02/2021 - 08:28

An EY study, Rebuilding Europe - The cultural and creative economy before and after the COVID-19 crisis, commissioned by GESAC and supported by various organisations in the cultural and creative sector, including IFRRO, was launched on 26 January.

KORRA becomes KOLAA

Last updated on: Fri, 15/01/2021 - 10:03

On January 6, IFRRO’s RRO member in South Korea changed their name from Korea Reproduction and Transmission Rights Association (KORRA) to Korea Literature, Academic works and Art Copyright Association (KOLAA).

YAYBIR launches anti-piracy campaign

Last updated on: Tue, 12/01/2021 - 09:35

One of IFRRO’s members in Turkey, YAYBIR, has recently launched an anti-piracy campaign