Cojep was created in 1985 and has its headquarters today in Strasbourg. Our NGO has consultative status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations, UNESCO (NGO Liaison Committee), the Council of Europe (Conference of NGOs), the OECD and is accredited by the European Parliament and the OSCE. In addition, we also have coordinations in Asia, Eurasia, Africa, the Middle East, the Balkans and the United States.
We have gained experience and respect over time. Today, Cojep works for humanitarian values. We have demonstrated to civil society and international organizations the importance of our role in development, in strengthening peace, justice, rights, freedoms and democracy. Our association has proven itself in these fields by becoming an accredited and respected organization by the international community.