Cosi started life in Lyon, France, in 1990.
Its aim is to promote and defend human rights.
Cosi is a non profit making organisation. It is apolitical and non religious.
What we do :
Run a professional resource centre on Africa, open to the public
Promote human rights and the rule of law
Help asylum seekers from central Africa obtain refugee status
Publicize African artists
Currently COSI is merging with Forum Réfugiés Cosi is likely to change a lot in the second half of 2009 as the merger with Forum Refugies takes place. COSI and Forum have been close partners since the beginning of COSI in 1990.