International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples
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United Nations Day for Indigenous Peoples:This prayer service helps us to honor August 9th, the United Nations Day for Indigenous Peoples. It offers us a chance to be in solidarity with indigenous groups around the world who have lost so much through colonialization and yet hold on to their rich cultures and traditional wisdom.
Indigenous Peoples and Climate Change: This two-page fact sheet looks at how indigenous communities are impacted by climate change, and includes relevant quotes from Catholic Social Teaching, questions to generate discussion, and internet resources for additional information.