The Lawyers’ Association for Human Rights of Nepalese Indigenous Peoples (LAHURNIP) was registered under the Institution Registration Act 1967 in 1995.
Who we work with
FPP partners with the following indigenous peoples' organisations, community groups and NGOs to assist forest peoples in Asia, Africa and Central/South America to secure their rights, develop their own organisations and negotiate with governments and companies to determine how economic development and conservation are best achieved on their lands.
National Indigenous Women's Federation (NIWF) is a Kathmandu based umbrella organisation of Adivasi Janajati (Indigenous Nationalities) specifically women's organisations.
Ogiek Peoples’ Development Program (OPDP) began as an association in 1999 constituting of Ogiek elders, opinion leaders, farmers and professionals who consolidated ideas on how o emancipate the Ogiek Community from oppression and suppression imposed by past and present regimes.
The Organisation of Kaliña and Lokono in Marowijne (KLIM) is a regional branch of the National Association of Indigenous Village Leaders in Suriname (VIDS).
Established on 24 November 2004 in Brazzaville, the Organisation for Development and Human Rights in Congo (ODDHC) is a non-governmental organisation promoting peace, non-violence and reconciliation in Congo.
The Awajun and Wampis peoples of El Cenepa have four local organisations: the Aguaruna-Huambisa Council, ODECOFROC, ODECOAC and ODECINAC.
PACOS Trust is a community-based organisation (CBO) dedicated to supporting indigenous communities in Sabah, Malaysia. Although only registered under the Trustees Ordinance (Sabah) in 1997, it has been actively involved with communities since 1987 as a different legal entity.
PUSAKA was established in 2002 by local activists who have extensive experience in advocacy activities for indigenous peoples’ rights and popular education.
Réseau des Populations Autochtones et Locales pour la gestion durable des écosystèmes forestiers de Centrafrique.
Réseau CREF’s motto is: ‘forest ecosystems for the benefit of mankind’
The Rights and Resources Initiative (RRI) is a diverse coalition of development organisations dedicated to advancing the land and resource rights of Indigenous Peoples and local communities.
Formed in 2003, the Samdhana Institute offers an institutional home and living community for those who wish to devote more of their time and energy to the work they are committed to and mentor the next generation.
Sawit Watch was established in 1998, investigating the large Indonesian forest and land fires in 1997/1998. It has 143 individual members and works in 17 provinces.
Sustainable Social Development Partnership (Scale Up) is an independent institution established to motivate the development of accountable and sustainable social development through dynamic partnerships between civil society, the government and the private sector for the creat