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September 12, 2012

There is urgent need to uphold international human rights standards in response to intensive resource development activities affecting the lands of Indigenous peoples at home and abroad.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

August 9, 2012

Toronto, ON — On August 9, 2012, the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples is celebrating the power of the Indigenous voice through print, broadcast and online media. The theme of this year’s International Day, “Indigenous Media, Empowering Indigenous Voices,” explores the powerful ways in which Indigenous Peoples are using media to challenge stereotypes, communicate identity, and convey their unique stories and perspectives to the world at large.

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