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"International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples is the perfect opportunity to emphasize indigenous peoples’ vital contribution to the implementation of sustainable solutions for tackling development challenges, from the management of natural resources to the fight against climate change", said Irina Bokova Director-General of UNESCO, on the occasion of the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples 2015.

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