Established and based in London and registered in England and Wales under No. 1112430 since 2005, COGIR continued to engage in research, advocacy, sensitization and direct action programs for
the promotion of more understanding between Gulf people and other nations. COGIR works to serve the needs of Human rights, peace, democracy and the needs of the civil society in Arabian Gulf. COGIR promotes more understanding between Arabian Gulf people and West.
COGIR is a regional network of non-government organizations (NGOs), associations, unions of activists and individuals advocate in Arabian Gulf and Europe who are committed to protect and promote human rights, religions tolerance, peace and dialogue.
COGIR achieves its policies and activities throughout its joint regional eight organizations.
Peace is extremely valuable and essential for the happy co-existence and healthy growth of individuals, families, and societies. History teaches us that if peace is absent for a long time, a society would face death, destruction, and even extinction. Therefore, The greeting words of Arabian Gulf people, in addition to both Arabs and Muslim are “as-salaamu alaykum” which means “peace be upon you”. Our vision is to work for all aspects of peace: the peace for dialogue, religious tolerance, more understanding between Gulf people and other nations and finally peace for human rights