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International Day of the World’s Indigenous People 2019

Poster: Indigenous Day

The United Nations’ International Day of the World’s Indigenous People is observed each year on August 9 to promote and protect the rights of the world’s Indigenous population. This event recognizes the achievements and contributions made by Indigenous Peoples. The commemoration takes place on in recognition of the first meeting of the United Nations Working Group on Indigenous Populations held in Geneva in 1982.

Key Links
un.org/en/events/indigenousday/events.shtml
https://www.un.org/development/desa/indigenouspeoples/international-day-of-the-worlds-indigenous-peoples/international-day-2019.html
https://www.un.org/development/desa/indigenouspeoples/wp-content/uploads/sites/19/2019/08/Media-advisory-9-Aug-2019-Indigenous-Day_SPFII-rev.pdf

Questions

Observance
The 2019 International Day observance will take place on Friday, August 9 from 10.00 am to 5.00 pm in the ECOSOC Chamber at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City.

More info and registration

The event will be broadcast at webtv.un.org

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