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World Indigenous Day Celebrations (2012) (15 images)

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In the shadow of other well-known Malaysian celebrations such as Hari Raya Aidilfitri, Deepavali and Chinese New Year, the original peoples of Malaysia celebrate the World Indigenous Day Celebrations. Held on 9th August every year since it was first proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly in 1994, this year's national celebration was held in Miri, Sarawak in a 3-day event organized by the Indigenous Peoples Network of Malaysia (JOAS). Activities such as workshops, a youth jamboree...
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