COSV is voluntary non-profit organization involved in international solidarity since 1968. During these years, COSV and its volunteers implemented projects in Africa, Latin America, Asia and Europe.
COSV is made by hundreds of people that differently participate to all its activities: members, volunteers and field managers, consultants, partners, working teams, friends who support the activities in Italy and people who endorse specific projects.
COSV doesn’t adhere to any political party or specific group; it doesn’t come under the control of any Ministry.
COSV represents the civil society that works for peacekeeping, for the safeguard of fundamental human rights (life, dignity, justice, etc), for environmental protection; Promotes the culture of solidarity; the denial of any form of racism; the active participation of free men and women and human, material and cultural development; denounces global hunger, absence of democracy, plundering of raw materials, brutal mugging that everyday involves men and women in several countries around the World. http://www.cosv.org/en/