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The Director-General

“Tribes in Tradition” Photo Exhibition and Dance Event Opened by the Director-General

11 July 2011

The Director-General opened the “Tribes in Transition” photographic exhibition and dance by the Yellow Bird Apache Dancers, organized by the Permanent Mission of the United States of America on the occasion of the 4th Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. The Director-General highlighted the history of exclusion affecting many indigenous peoples and called on the international community to move forward on the path of human rights, justice and development to ensure that the equal worth and dignity of indigenous peoples were recognized.

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