Indigenous Peoples Day 2017

  • Dancer perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Dancer perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Dancers perform at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum observes the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples by holding a programme at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum observes the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples by holding a programme at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum observes the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples by holding a programme at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum observes the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples by holding a programme at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum observes the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples by holding a programme at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum observes the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples by holding a programme at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum observes the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples by holding a programme at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum observes the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples by holding a programme at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum observes the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples by holding a programme at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum observes the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples by holding a programme at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum observes the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples by holding a programme at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum observes the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples by holding a programme at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum observes the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples by holding a programme at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum observes the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples by holding a programme at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • A man, adorned in traditional tribal costume, paints during a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    A man, adorned in traditional tribal costume, paints during a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum brings out a procession to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum brings out a procession to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum brings out a procession to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum brings out a procession to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum brings out a procession to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum brings out a procession to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum brings out a procession to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum brings out a procession to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum observes the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples by holding a programme at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum observes the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples by holding a programme at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum observes the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples by holding a programme at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum observes the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples by holding a programme at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • A child from a minority ethnic group in Bangladesh joins a programme to demand indigenous status on International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    A child from a minority ethnic group in Bangladesh joins a programme to demand indigenous status on International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Balloons are released in the air to inaugurate a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Balloons are released in the air to inaugurate a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Balloons are released in the air to inaugurate a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Balloons are released in the air to inaugurate a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Zafar Iqbal, author and educationist, speaks at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Zafar Iqbal, author and educationist, speaks at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Zafar Iqbal, author and educationist, speaks at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Zafar Iqbal, author and educationist, speaks at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Khushi Kabir, a leading rights activist, speaks at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Khushi Kabir, a leading rights activist, speaks at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Khushi Kabir, a leading rights activist, speaks at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Khushi Kabir, a leading rights activist, speaks at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Jotirindro Bodhiprio Larma, who heads the United People's Party of the Chittagong Hill Tracts and Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum, speaks at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Jotirindro Bodhiprio Larma, who heads the United People's Party of the Chittagong Hill Tracts and Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum, speaks at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Jotirindro Bodhiprio Larma, who heads the United People's Party of the Chittagong Hill Tracts and Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum, speaks at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Jotirindro Bodhiprio Larma, who heads the United People's Party of the Chittagong Hill Tracts and Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples' Forum, speaks at a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Civil Aviation and Tourism Minister Rashed Khan Menon joins a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Civil Aviation and Tourism Minister Rashed Khan Menon joins a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

  • Civil Aviation and Tourism Minister Rashed Khan Menon joins a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed

    Civil Aviation and Tourism Minister Rashed Khan Menon joins a programme to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples at Dhaka's Central Shaheed Minar on Wednesday. Photo: tanvir ahammed