Mondulkiri Indigenous People’s Association for Development (MIPAD) is a local organisation developed by Nomad Recherche et Soutien International (Nomad RSI) since 2010. MIPAD operates throughout Mondulkiri in 5 districts in (Kao Seima, O Raing, Pichreada, Koh Niek and Senmonorm)
MIPAD is to be an evolving, responsive and learning organization, declaring at its formal inception in 2011 that it would build from its core strengths to promote: • Health; hygiene and prevention of diseases. • Maternal/child health • Self-help groups and equality of access to public services (extending in due course to all 98 villages) • Preservation and conservation of indigenous culture; rights; traditions and arts. • Improved livelihoods based on traditional crafts and good husbandry of natural resources.