AIPP Members
SUMMARY: 14 National Formations; 15 Sub-national Formations; 18 Local Formations. Of these, 6 Indigenous Women’s Organizations; 4 Indigenous Youth Organizations
Item Organization Country Type of Organization
1 Nepal Federation of Indigenous Nationalities(NEFIN) Nepal National
2 NGO Federation Of Nepalese Indigenous Nationalities(NGO FONIN) Nepal National
3 Nepal Indigenous Women Federation (NIWF) Nepal National
4 Youth Federation of Indigenous Nationalities (YFIN) Nepal National
5 Jharkandis Organisation for Human Rights(JOHAR) India Local
6 Adivasi Gothra Maha Sabha (AGMS) India Local
7 Adivasi Women’s Network(AWN) India Local
8 Adivasi Mahila Maha Sangh(AMMS) India Local
9 Adivasi Navjeewan Gathan Navjyoti Agua (ANGNA) India Local
10 Bawm Indigenous Peoples’ Oranisation (BIPO) Bangladesh Local
11 Bangladesh Adivasi Forum(BAF) Bangladesh National
12 Trinamul Unnayan Sangstha(TUS) Bangladesh Local
13 Zabarang Kalyan Samity(ZKS) Bangladesh Local
14 Kapaeeng Foundation (KF) Bangladesh National
15 Borok Indigenous/Tribal Peoples Development Centre BITPDC NE-India Local
16 Naga Peoples’ Movement for Human Rights(NPMHR) NE-India Sub-national
17 Zo Indigenous Forum(ZIF) NE-India Local
18 Indigenous Women Forum for Northeast India(IWFNEI) NE-India Sub-national
19 Karbi Human Rights Watch (KHRW) NE-India Sub-national
20 Cordillera Peoples’ Alliance(CPA) Philippines Sub-national
21 PANGTAGBO-Mindanao Philippines Local
22 Kalipunan ng mga Katutubang Mamamayan ng Pilipinas(KAMP) Philippines National
23 Partners of Community Oranisation(PACOS) Malaysia Local
24 Indigenous Peoples’Network Of Malaysia (JOAS) Malaysia National
25 Alliance of Indigenous Peoples of the Archipelago(AMAN) Indonesia National
26 Covalima Youth Center (CYC) Timor Leste Local
27 Thao Culture Development Association (TCDA) Taiwan/China Local
28 Taiwan Associaton for Rights Advancement for Ping Pu Plains Aborigine Peoples (TARA-Ping Pu) Taiwan/China Sub-national
29 Papora Indigenous Development Association(PIDA) Taiwan/China Sub-national
30 Association of Taiwan Indigenous Peoples’ Policies (ATIPP) Taiwan/China Local
31 Ainu Peoples Council (APC) Japan National
32 Association of Indigenous Peoples in Ryukyus(AIPR) Japan Local
33 Word Indigenous Peoples Network-Ainu (WIN-AINU) Japan Sub-national
34 Community knowledge Support Association (CKSA) Laos National
35 Gender and Development Organisation (GDA) Laos Sub-national
36 Center for Sustainable Development in Mountainous Areas(CSDM) Vietnam Sub-national
37 Cambodia Indigenous Youth Association (CIYA) Cambodia National
38 Organization to Promote Kui Culture (OPKC) Cambodia Sub-national
39 Indigenous Rights Active Member (IRAM) Cambodia National
40 Highlander Association of Cambodia (HAC) Cambodia Local
41 Inter Mountain Peoples Education and Culture in Thailand (IMPECT) Thailand Sub-national
42 Assembly of Indigenous and Tribal Peoples of Thailand (AITT) Thailand Sub-national
43 Karen Network for Culture and Environment (KNCE) Thailand Sub-national
44 Hmong Association for Development in Thailand (MDT) Thailand Sub-national
45 Indigenous Women’s Network of Thailand (IWNT) Thailand Sub-national
46 Chin Human Rights Organisation (CHRO) Myanmar Local
47 Nationalities Youth Forum (NYF) Myanmar National


Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact (AIPP) Membership Application

According to the AIPP Working Guidelines, Article 4: Membership

4.1 Membership to AIPP is open to all indigenous peoples organizations or movements who subscribe to the aims and objectives of the AIPP.

4.2 Organisations and movements wishing to become members of the AIPP are required to apply in writing to the Executive Council who will decide on the application. Endorsement of the membership will be done by the General Assembly.

4.3 Members are obliged to pay an annual membership due, the quantum of which will be decided by the General Assembly.

Indigenous organizations and movements interested in being a member of AIPP are requested to fill in the attached Application Form.

Please send by email to You are also requested to send an original, signed letter together with all necessary information about your organization. If you are national network organization, please provide us the name of your network.

Your application will be considered in the next Executive Council meeting, whereby, if your application is approved, you will be considered as a Candidate Member. Endorsement of Candidate Members will be made at the AIPP General Assembly which meets once every four years, and where you will be requested to pay for a membership fee of USD50 a year.

Application Form