WIPCE Australia 2022


2400 Indigenous education representatives from 90 countries met at Tarndanya (Adelaide), the lands of the Kaurna Nation of South Australia.

Program overview


WIPCE 2022 featured over 300 keynote presentations, workshops and cultural performances over 5 days delivered by First Nation educators across the world.

Photo Gallery


The 2022 opening ceremony & parade of First Nations welcomed delegates and celebrated the conference themes of Indigenous Education Sovereignty.

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WIPCE Closing Ceremony

The International WIPCE Council congratulates our sisters and brothers at Te Ara Poutama, Faculty of Māori Development, Aotearoa to host the World Indigenous Peoples’ Conference on Education in November 2025.

WIPCE delegate countries, 2022

A Global Family

The World Indigenous Peoples’ Conference on Education is the world’s largest and most diverse Indigenous education forum.

The largest Adelaide conference since the beginning of the pandemic, generating $15.6m to the local economy [Tourism SA].

2022 WIPCE Hosts 

The 12th  World Indigenous Peoples’ Conference on Education was hosted by the SA Aboriginal Education and Training Consultative Council and Taoundi Aboriginal College and chaired by Professor Peter Buckskin PSM FACE.


WIPCE Feedback

Such a gift that this WIPCE was broadcast virtually! Thank you to all presenters who shared their knowledge and passion.


I have never felt so much pride & wisdom in my life. To be surrounded by aunties, uncles, brothers & sisters from around the world was amazing.


Empowered. Engaged. Elevated. Mahalo Nui iā kākou pākahi āpau.


An amazing week of listening, learning and sharing. Looking forward to 2025. Yaluu.


NT Media 

Northern Territory VAMPtv vodcast wrap-up of WIPCE 2022 for NT regional and remote schools. Episode 156 #VAMPtv Ep 15. [Story #4 9m40s].