Protecting the rights and well-being of indigenous peoples

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Indigenous communities play a vital role as custodians of our planet, possessing vital knowledge that will support global efforts to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). But despite progress to protect their rights, many of the world’s 370 million indigenous peoples face discrimination and threats to their livelihoods and ancestral lands.

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https://www.un.org/development/desa/undesavoice/feature/2018/04#39109

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