10/06/2016

International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples

Did you know that October 9 is the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples?  Celebrated each year, this date marks the first meeting, in 1982, of the United Nations Working Group on Indigenous Populations of the Subcommission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights.

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A tribal girl at the Monument for the martyrs of Language...South Africa, Aura,Namibia, 1997:  Dusk. Indigenous people,...

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