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10th anniversary of the Durban Declaration
and Programme of Action,
General Assembly High-level meeting, September 2011

Statements at Roundtables

Summary of Roundtables I and II by co-chair Barnabas Sibusiso Dlamini, Prime Minister of Swaziland

Thursday, 22 September 2011

Roundtable I
(11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.) Webcast video

Roundtable II
(3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.) Webcast video

    Member States

  • Mozambique
    H.E. Mr. Armando Emilio Guebeza, President
  • Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
    H.E. Mr. Evo Morales Ayma, President
  • Zimbabwe
    H.E. Mr. Robert Gabriel Mugabe, President
  • Nigeria
    H E. Mr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, GCON President
  • Bangladesh
    Her Excellency Sheikh Hasina, Prime Minister
  • Nepal
    H.E. Dr. Baburam Bhattarai, Prime Minister
  • Swaziland
    H.E. Dr. Barnabas Sibusiso Dlamini, Prime Minister
  • Cape Verde
    H.E. Mr. José María Neves, Prime Minister
  • Lesotho
    H.E. Mr. Pakalitha Mosisili, Prime Minister
  • Belgium
    H.E. Mr. Steven Vanackere
  • Ireland
    H.E. Mr. Eamon Gilmore, T.D., Tánaiste (Deputy Prime Minister) and Minister for Foreign Affairs
  • Finland
    H.E. Ms. Jutta Urpilainen, Vice Prime-Minister
  • Gambia
    H.E. Mr. Edward Gomez, Attorney General and Minister of Justice
  • Botswana
    H.E. Mr. Phandu T.C. Skelemani, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation
  • Cuba
    H.E. Mr. Abelardo Moreno, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Indonesia
    H.E. Dr. R.M. Marty M. Natalegawa, Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Iran
    H.E. Mr. Aliakbar Salehi, Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • India
    H.E. Dr. Adnan Mansour, Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Lebanon (AR)
    H.E. Mr. Somanahalli Mallaiah Krishna, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Emigrants
  • Mauritius
    H.E. Mr. Arvin Boolell, G.O.S.K Minister of Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration and International Trade
  • Experts

  • Dr. Edna Maria Santos Roland
    Member of the Eminent Expert's Group on the implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action
  • Ms. Verene Shepherd
    Member of the Working Group on Peoples of African Descent
  • Mr. Anwar Kemal
    Chair of Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • H.E. Mohamed Siad Doualeh
    Chair of the Intergovernmental Working Group on the effective implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action
  • H.E. Kamel Amr
    Chair of the Non-Aligned Movement at the Ministerial Level
  • Civil Society

  • Amnesty International – UK
  • Open Society Institute - USA
  • Civicus – South Africa
  • Latin American Committee for the Defense of Women’s Rights-CLADEM (Peru)
  • International Youth and Student Movement for the United Nations

    Member States

  • Algeria (FR)
    H.E. Mr. Mourad Medelci, Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Guyana
    H.E. Mrs. Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkette, Minister of Health
  • Gabon
    H.E. Paul Toungui, Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Brazil
    H.E. Ms. Luiza Bairros, Minister of the Secretariat of Policies for the Promotion of Racial Equality
  • Sweden
    H.E. Ms. Gunilla Carlsson, Minister for International Development Cooperation
  • Kyrgyzstan
    H.E. Mr. Ruslan Kazabaev, Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Pakistan
    Her Excellency Ms. Hina Rabbani Khar, Foreign Minister
  • Colombia
    Her Excellency Mrs. María Ángela Holguín Cuéllar, Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Timor-Leste
    H.E. Mr. Zacarias Albano da Costa, Minister for Foreign Affairs
  • Trinidad And Tobago
    H.E. Mr. Surujrattan Rambachan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Communications
  • Tunisia (FR)
    H.E. Mr. Mohamed Mouldi Kefi Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • South Africa
    H.E. Mr. Jeff Radebe, Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development
  • Sierra Leone
    H.E. Mr. Joseph B. Dauda, Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Republic Of Uruguay (SP)
    H.E. Mr. Luis Almagro, Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • The Republic Of Paraguay
    H.E. Mr. Jorge Lara Castro, Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Côte d'Ivoire
    H.E. Mrs. Daniel Kablan Duncan,
    Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Morocco
    H.E. Mr. Taib Fassi Fihri, Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Equatorial Guinea
    H.E. Mr. José Ela Oyana, Minister of Planning, Economic Development and Public Investment
  • Malawi
    H.E. Professor Peter Mutharikam Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Republic of Congo
    H.E. Mr. Basile Kouebe, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation
  • Ecuador
    H.E. María Fernanda Espinoza, Minister of Heritage
  • Mauritania
    H.E. Mr. Mohamed Abdellahi Ould Khatra, Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Fiji
    H.E. Commodore Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama, Prime Minister of Fiji
  • Qatar
    H.E. Dr. Khalid Mohammed Al-Attiya, Minister of State for International Cooperation
  • Nicaragua
    H.E. Mrs. Maria Rubiales de Chammorro, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Russian Federation
    H.E. Mr. Gennady Gatilov, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Mexico (ES)
    H.E. Mr. Ricardo Bucio, President of the National Council to Prevent Discrimination
  • Norway
    H.E. Mr. Espen Barth Eide, Deputy Foreign Minister
  • Argentina
    H.E. Mr. Alberto Pedro D’Alloto, Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Egypt
    H.E. Ambassador Ihab Fawzy, Acting Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs for Multilateral Affairs
  • Kazakhstan
    H.E. Mr. Kairat Umarov, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Croatia
    Mrs. Vesna Batistic Kos, Director General for the Multilateral Affairs
  • Syrian Arab Republic
    H.E. Dr. Bashar Ja’afari, Permanent Representative to the United Nations
  • Saudi Arabia
    His Royal Highness, Prince Dr. Torki bin Mohamed bin Saud Al Kabeer
  • Switzerland
    Paul Seger, Permanent Representative of Switzerland to the UN
  • Japan
    H.E. Mr. Hideaki Ueda, Ambassador in charge of Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs
  • Armenia
    H.E. Mr. Garen Nazarian, Permanent Representative to the United Nations
  • Liechtenstein
    H.E. Mr. Christian Wenaweser, Permanent Representative to the United Nations
  • Iceland
    H.E. Ms. Gréta Gunnarsdóttir,
    Permanent Representative to the United Nations
  • China
    H.E. Mr. Wang Min, Deputy Permanent Representative to the United Nations
  • Zambia
    H.E. Mr. Lazarous Kapambwe, Permanent Representative to the United Nations
  • Barbados
    Hon. Stephen Lashley, Minister of Family, Culture, Sports, and Youth
  • Holy See
  • The Organization Of Islamic Cooperation (OIC)
    H.E. Mr. Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu, Secretary-General
  • Organization Of American States (OAS)
    H.E. Mr. Jose Miguel Insulza, Secretary-General
  • African Union
    H.E. Mrs. Julia Dolly Joiner, Commissioner
    Political Affairs
  • Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU)
    Dr. Theo-Ben Guirirab, President
  • International Olympic Committee (IOC)
    Mr. Tomas Sithole, Deputy Permanent Observer
  • Civil Society

  • Indigenous World Association – Canada
  • International Trade Union Confederation – Belgium
  • December 12th Movement International Secretariat (US)
  • American Civil Liberties Union
  • US Human Rights Network
  • International Coordination Committee of National Human Rights Institutions (FR)
  • Maria Mulher, Organização de Mulheres Negras


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