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Anne Nuorgam Mar 6
Today the Finnish state failed to criminalise the Saami culture. Me and my three fellow defendants in Utsjoki prevailed in having the charges of illegally fishing dismissed. It is a historic day!
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UN Women Apr 26
We stand with indigenous women's rights activists like Alice Lesepen for their right to be heard, recognized and respected. This , join us in amplifying indigenous voices!
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UN Women Apr 23
Resilient. Persistent. Indigenous. Empowered indigenous women are leaders of a sustainable future for us all.
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UN Women May 2
From Kenya’s indigenous Maasai community, Purity is the 1st girl in her village to say no to FGM. Against all odds, she completed her education and now empowers others to prevent child marriage & .
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UN News Apr 22
The Forum 4 Indigenous Issues , began Mon in NYC - with call for protection of traditional knowledge . Watch day 1 here:
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United Nations May 5
New exhibit at UNHQ portrays indigenous peoples in their traditional clothing & surroundings, highlighting the incredible diversity of the indigenous cultures of the world.
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Hansraj Meena Jul 6
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Antwn Owen Hicks /l\ 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺 Dec 23
Despite 1500 years of invasion and attempts to stamp them out, there are still six Celtic indigenous languages, ry'n ni yma o hyd! we're still here!
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United Nations Feb 23
Every two weeks, a language dies. Protecting is key for safeguarding traditional cultures
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Witness - Al Jazeera Feb 6
| When a foreign mining company sets its eyes on the mineral-rich land of Sweden's people, it polarises their community. What's the price they're willing to pay for 'progress'? Find out:
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United Nations Apr 22
Starts Monday at UNHQ in NYC: UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (through 3 May). Follow for updates and get details here:
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UN Women Apr 23
We need to protect to preserve: 🌟unique identities 🌟cultural history 🌟traditions 🌟collective memory 🌟rich diversity!
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UN Development Apr 29
This year's Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues is about 🔎traditional knowledge to fight climate change. Our communities are already coming together for :
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UN News Feb 2
Hundreds of ancestral languages have gone silent in recent generations. To preserve and revitalize those that remain, the United Nations on Friday officially launched the International Year of
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Norway MFA Feb 6
Happy Sámi People’s Day! The Sámi are people who live i Norway, Sweden, Finland & Russia
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United Nations Jun 10
Indigenous languages help protect cultural diversity & empower people. Details about the ongoing International Year of Indigenous Languages 2019:
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Senator Brian Francis Jun 21
Waving hello to the and goodbye to this session of Parliament. 👋 👋 👋
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UN Development May 2
From reforestation in the mountains to protecting & mangroves, our winners are working hard for nature & planet.
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United Nations May 3
The Forum wrapped up on Friday, after a colourful & inspiring two weeks at UNHQ focused on the protection of traditional knowledge.
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Digital Mi'kmaq May 2
Watch music students at Allison Bernard Memorial High School in Eskasoni, Nova Scotia sing a beautiful cover of the Beatles' Blackbird in the Mi'kmaq language! What do you think ? 😉
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