FIFA and the United Nations Human Rights (OHCHR) jointly staged an event celebrating the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples, which has coincided with the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™ being played in Australia and Aotearoa New Zealand. The event, held in Sydney/Gadigal, highlighted the challenges facing First Nations and Māori as well as Indigenous people worldwide. First Nations and Māori guests, UN agency representatives and member association representatives joined FIFA President Gianni Infantino and FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura to listen to experts on how to drive change, and how football can play its part. The FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™ has been used to convey these messages with “Unite for Indigenous Peoples” one of the seven social causes which are being promoted during the tournament. Read more..
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