European organization of Iranian refugees (EOIR) is a humanitarian, non-Governmental Organization working towards the human rights of the asylum seekers and refugees regardless of their religion, language, race, sexual choice and political beliefs. Furthermore, EOIR acts towards developing public awareness in the society regarding asylum seeking and migration and creating, discussing and disseminating new opinions in these areas. EOIR remains to be the first and the only NGO specialized in working with iranain asylum seekers and refugees.
The main aim of European organization of Iranian refugees (EOIR) is to create solutions for the problems of the refugees, asylum seekers and migrants, and to support them in meeting their various needs. For this aim, EOIR works towards developing a public awareness regarding the problems of these groups through national and international meetings (conferences, courses, seminars and symposiums etc.), exhibitions, press and other media. This way, EOIR tries to develop an understanding in the society and relevant authorities regarding the problems of the asylum seekers and refugees and towards providing a public support towards the betterment of the facilities. EOIR provides counseling for refugees and asylum seekers in order to establish connections between these groups with the sources and solutions for their needs. Furthermore, the areas of interest of EOIR are:
- Monitoring and doing research regarding the national and European migration movements;
- Collecting and processing information regarding the migration movements; establishing a database and proving information for researchers;
- Developing public awareness through seminars, conferences and workshops;
- Studying towards prediction of possible migration movements in the future as the result of the problems in EU.