50 Years of IRU – A Chronicle


The environment of the organisation today is completely different from when it was founded in 1968. By 2018, the reality of life in the member countries, the national and international challenges, have changed significantly. The IRU has managed to assert itself while preserving the tried and tested. Over 50 years, the shared ‘Raiffeisen ideology’ formed the cohesive kit that held the core group of members together. So it’s time to take a look back to honour the development of half a century. The essence of the organisation’s history is bundled in the booklet “50 Years of IRU – A Chronicle”. Read more