A group image from the second Aniridia Europe's conference in Venice in 2014

Aniridia Europe gathers people all over the continent


We want to support people with aniridia in all countries and help them to share information and build useful networks in their own countries and abroad.


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What is Aniridia?

Aniridia is a very rare disease and every family affected is often alone to face the diagnosis. Even nationally, there’s often only a small group of individuals. Get to know aniridia.

Aniridia Europe, the federation of European aniridia associations and representatives, has been founded to change this situation. Read our mission objectives.

As of September 2021, the federation includes 13 national associations, as well as support groups and contact persons in 20 other European countries.
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An image of two girls with aniridia smiling on Summer Camp
A image of a group of young people with aniridia from Summer Camp in 2015
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An image of a young girl with aniridia who smiling in front of the camera

News & Events

Summary of the European Aniridia Conference available!

The aniridia community enjoyed a great week end in Stockholm (Sweden) from Friday 31 May to Sunday 2 June 2024, when the 7th European Aniridia Conference took place. Once more, researchers and clinicians presented their latest studies on aniridia to the large audience...

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Nomination for director of Aniridia Europe

Aniridia Europe is recruiting volunteers to be directors, to lead and carry out its activities for the next 2 years. Fill in the form linked at the bottom of this page by the end of 7 June to apply for one of the 9 postions. It’s an important and exciting role where...

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