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Russian Association of Indigenous Peoples of the North, Siberia and the Far East

Alternate Title RAIPON; AKMNSS i DV RF; Russian Association of Indigenous Peoples of the North, Siberia and Far East; Assot︠s︡iat︠s︡ii︠a︡ KMNSS i DV RF
Creator Assot͡siat͡sii͡a korennykh malochislennykh narodov Severa, Sibiri i Dalʹnego Vostoka Rossiĭskoĭ Federat͡sii
Organization Type Non-governmental organizations
Organization Based In Russia (Federation)
Geographic Focus Russia (Federation)
Subjects Human rights (General); Human rights advocacy; Indigenous peoples
Summary RAIPON unites 41 indigenous groups whose total population is around 250,000 people. These people are represented by 34 regional and ethnic organizations that have the authority to represent these groups both in Russia and in the international community.
Languages English; Russian