International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples 2022

 



International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples 2022

Introduction

The International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples is a day to celebrate the achievements and contributions that indigenous people make to improve world issues such as environmental protection.

History

The International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples is celebrated globally on 9 August. It was proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly resolution 62/142 in December 2007, and first celebrated in 2010.

The International Indigenous Peoples’ Day is meant to give voice to those who have been marginalized or silenced within their communities because of race, ethnicity, gender identity or expression; sexual orientation; level of development (e.g., poverty); age group or other characteristics that make them different from others within society as a whole.

Objectives

The International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples is an opportunity for all indigenous peoples to share their culture and traditions, their languages and cultures. It is also a platform for promotion of their heritage, history and knowledge about their ancestors. The celebration aims at raising awareness about issues affecting indigenous people around the world and addressing them through various channels including education, media coverage etc., which will then be followed up by action plans for development projects in partnership with local authorities or other stakeholders as appropriate.

The 2022 theme - The Role of Indigenous Women in the Preservation and Transmission of Traditional Knowledge”



The role of indigenous women in the preservation and transmission of traditional knowledge is a vital element for ensuring that their culture continues to thrive. In this way, they can play an important role in ensuring that traditions are passed down from generation to generation.

In order to ensure that these cultural practices continue, it is important for all people involved with this issue to work together and share information about how best they can achieve this goal.

This day provides an opportunity to celebrate the achievements and contributions that indigenous people make to improve world issues such as environmental protection.

The International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples is celebrated globally on 9 August. The 2022 theme - The Role of Indigenous Women in the Preservation and Transmission of Traditional Knowledge” falls under a larger campaign called “Women in Leadership: New Challenges, New Solutions” which aims to raise awareness about the role of women in leadership across different fields.

This day provides an opportunity to celebrate the achievements and contributions that indigenous people make to improve world issues such as environmental protection.

Conclusion

The 2022 theme is a great opportunity to celebrate the achievements and contributions that indigenous people make. It will also bring attention to the importance of preserving traditional knowledge in order to maintain cultural identity. However, it is important that all stakeholders work together in order for this day to be successful.

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