The Indigenous People's Forum Odisha

The Indigenous People's Forum Odisha (IPFO) is a state level organizatio n of Adivasis working for the inclusive participation in planning, decision-making and implementation of the development programmes for holistic growth for Adibasis. The IPFO is determined and committed to reach out to 62 Schedule tribal groups and the community leaders / intellectuals for establishing Tribal Self-Governance as enshrined in 5th Schedule of the Indian Constitution, PESA 1996 and UN declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.