• “The Centre on Housing Rights and Evictions (COHRE) is an independent, non-governmental, not-for-profit human rights organization. COHRE is registered in the Netherlands, and coordinates its global activities from its headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland…COHRE is the leading international human rights organization campaigning for the protection of housing rights and the prevention of forced evictions.” 
  • activities:  
    • according to its website, “COHRE's work is carried out in part by eight regional and thematic programmes. Regional programmes currently exist in Africa, the Americas and the Asia-Pacific region. Thematic programmes focus on women and housing rights, housing and property restitution, housing rights litigation, the right to water and monitoring and preventing forced evictions.