International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples 2024

Date: Fri, Aug 9 2024 | International Day
Time: All day
IDWIP 2024 webpage

On 23 December 1994, the United Nations General Assembly decided, in its resolution 49/214, that the International Day of the World’s Indigenous People shall be observed on 9 August every year. The date marks the first meeting, in 1982, of the UN Working Group on Indigenous Populations.

The International Day observance will take place online on Friday, 9 August 2024.

This year’s theme is: Protecting the rights of Indigenous Peoples in Voluntary Isolation and Initial Contact

Concept Note

More information will follow shortly.