Ms. Yun Mane, founder and executive director of CIPO, is a Bunong ethnic from Mondulkiri province. Co-founder of CIPO, Mr. Sek Sophorn (former National Coordinator of ILO-ITP from May 2005 – June 2015), is a Cambodian who has great experience related to law and Indigenous People affairs. Three other important people who have joined CIPO since its inception include Ms. Chan Pich Neary, Ms. Lat Sokem and Mr. Phai Sovanna. The Cambodia Indigenous Peoples Organization (CIPO) was established and registered with Ministry of Interior on 30 June 2014 (SOR CHOR NOR No. 1352).