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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 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.


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

IFRRO launches Guide on Licensing of Out of Commerce Works

Last updated on: Tue, 05/01/2021 - 16:30

IFRRO today launched a Guide on the Licensing of Out of Commerce Works (OOCW) at a webinar attended by over 60 participants, including representatives from the European Commission, WIPO and the European Union’s Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO), as well as IFRRO members. 

IFRRO holds first fully virtual Annual General Meeting in 2020

Last updated on: Wed, 18/11/2020 - 15:54

On 4 November, over 120 attendees representing 100 member organisations, attended IFRRO’s first ever virtual Annual General Meeting (AGM).

First RRO distribution in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Last updated on: Fri, 16/10/2020 - 09:33

Association ORIGINAL, the RRO from Bosnia and Herzegovina, has made its first distribution of revenues for authors and publishers from the collected funds for 2018-2019.

IFRRO hosts webinar on the “Schrems II” judgment

Last updated on: Tue, 06/10/2020 - 12:28

On 29 September, IFRRO organised a webinar on the “Schrems II” judgment, which was

IFRRO Members discuss public lending right matters in virtual setting

Last updated on: Tue, 08/09/2020 - 10:37

On the 2nd of September, around 40 IFRRO members took part in a virtual meeting to discuss PLR-related issues.

CLASS founding CEO Paul Wee to retire and be succeeded by Andrew Fong

Last updated on: Thu, 03/09/2020 - 10:48

At the CLASS Annual General Meeting last week, it was announced that CLASS founding CEO Paul Wee, will retire after 21 years with the organization. He will be succeeded by Andrew Fong,  who joined CLASS recently as CEO Designate.

IFRRO’s CEO speaks about the present and future of collective management

Last updated on: Wed, 02/09/2020 - 14:22

In an interview facilitated by CRSEA and published in Rossiyskaya Gazeta, one of the main Russian newspapers, Caroline Morgan, the CEO of IFRRO, reflected on the impact of the pandemic on CMOs and shared her vision about the present and future of the collective management of copyright.