COSV is a non-profit association with legal personality, founded in 1968. It is engaged in development and humanitarian aid interventions in Europe, Balkans, Southern Africa and Middle East.
They operate for peace, human rights respect and environment protection, through inclusive development paths built on partnership and networking approach, to enhance local realities and create a proven long-lasting impact.
They promote a culture of cooperation that denies any kind of racism and that encourages the active participation of free women and men, the human, material and cultural development. They intend cooperation as the creation of conditions that produce wellness, job opportunities, and possibilities.
Oxfam is a global movement of people, working together, to end the injustice of poverty. They tackle the inequality that keeps people poor. They protect and rebuild lives when disaster strikes, and help people build better lives for themselves, and for others.
They take on issues like land rights, climate change and discrimination against women. And they won’t stop until every person on the planet can enjoy life free from poverty.