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NGOCongolese Community Welfare Association (COCOWA)

Room 9, Edmonton Porta Cabin, Knights Lane, Lower Edmonton, London. N9 0PD (temporary address)

Telephone020 8803 1499
Background Information

Established by Richard Don Nkundo, the Congolese Community Welfare Association (COCOWA) helps Congolese asylum seekers, refugees, immigrants, students and visitors meet their individual needs whilst in the UK. COCOWA provides expertise and assistance with immigration, welfare and advocacy, outreach and counselling to women and youth, cultural promotion, housing, education, poverty, racism, and integration into the UK (source:


Year Created1997
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KeywordsChildren and young people; Education; Equality, discrimination and prejudice; Ethnicity and race; Family life; Gender; Housing and homelessness; Ill-Health, medicine, counselling and rehabilitation; Legal affairs, the justice system and crime; Migration, immigration and population; Poverty and social exclusion (UK); Social care.
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