- Agency IHOFMANN provides support as an ambassador of ideas to the new education initiative Kiron
- 7 months after its foundation Kiron enables already 1.250 refugees to study
IHOFMANN, the owner-managed internationally operating communication agency for PR with premises in Wiesbaden, Germany, has recently joined the competence pool of 2015 founded start-up Kiron and helps the company to further increase its level of awareness. Interconnected in the world of smart technologies and textile structures the agency is a recognized expert for public relations, content marketing and conference management.
Dr. Isa Hofmann M. A., managing director IHOFMANN: „I became aware of the initiative Kiron when reading an article in the German newspaper „Die Zeit“ and knew immediately, I would like to make a contribution with my network and opportunities. […]
Kiron Open Higher Education is a non-profit organization with the mission to make higher education accessible for refugees. Through an innovative model of blended learning, Kiron paves the way for refugees to start Massive Open Online Courses free of charge despite the lack of a residence status or German language skills. All of this is done with the careful supervision of partner universities as well as experts in education and established educational institutions. The online courses help refugees prepare for offline study at partner universities, who also award credit points towards a Bachelor degree.