August 9, 2019 commemorates the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples worldwide

Posted On Aug 24, 2019


August 9, 2019 commemorates the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples worldwide

“This year, the celebration of the international day will be dedicated to the International Year of Indigenous Languages 2019.”

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The date marks the day of the first meeting, in 1982, of the UN Working Group on Indigenous Populations of the Sub-Commission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights.