The focus of this year’s International Day is "Indigenous Media, Empowering Indigenous Voices".
The theme aims to highlight the importance of indigenous media in
challenging stereotypes, forging indigenous peoples' identities,
communicating with the outside world, and influencing the social and
A special event at UN Headquarters in New York on 9 August will
feature speakers and videos of indigenous media organizations, with a live webcast.
On Twitter, use #UNIndigenousDay for regular updates and for sending
questions to panel members in the days leading up to and during the