Human Rights Council
Fourth session

12 March to 30 March 2007
at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

 

 

March, 2007

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Tuesday, 27 March 2007

 
 

09:00 - 12:00 - 24th Plenary Meeting video [Entire video] [Original language]

 
     
 

Interactive dialogue on the reports on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism and on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment 

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Rodolfo Reyes Rodriguez

video[English] [Spanish] 4 Minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Sergey Chumarev

video[English] [Russian] 4 Minutes

 
 


Cameroon
Mr. Michel Mahouve

video[English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Morocco
H. E. Mr. Mohammed Loulichki

video[English] [French] 5 Minutes

 
 


Senegal
Mr. Cheikh Tidiane Thiam

video[English] [French] 6 Minutes

 
 


Switzerland
Ms. Annyssa Bellal

video[English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Australia
Ms. Roxane Nolan

video[English] 1 Minute

 
 


India
Mr. Rajiv Chander

video[English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Germany on behalf of the European Union
Ms. Anke Konrad

video[English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Indonesia
Mr. Ade Petranto

video[English] 4 Minutes

 
 


Georgia
Ms. Tamar Tomashvili

video[English] 3 Minutes

 
 


South Africa
Mr. Pitso Montwedi

video[English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Norway
Mr. Vebjorn Heines

video[English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Nepal
Mr. Bharat Raj Paudyal

video[English] 3 Minutes

 
 


New Zealand
Ms. Nicola Hill

video[English] 1 Minute

 
 


Finland
Ms. Anna Esko

video[English] 1 Minute

 
 


Iraq
Mr. Youssef Mohammad Aziz

video[English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


Netherlands
Ms. Suzanne De Groot

video[English] 1 Minute

 
 


Mexico
Mr. Jose Guevara

video[English] [Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 


Uzbekistan
Mr. Akmal Saidov

video[English] [Russian] 3 Minutes


 
 

Answers by the Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism 

Mr. Martin Scheinin

video[English] 17 Minutes

 
 


Iran
Ms. Forouzandeh Vadiati

video[English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Costa Rica
H. E. Mr. Luis Alberto Varela Quirós

video[English] [Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 


Denmark
H. E. Mrs. Marie-Louise Overvad

video[English] 1 Minute

 
 


Mali
Ms. Fatoumata Diallo

video[English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Kenya
H. E. Mrs. Maria Nzomo

video[English] 4 Minutes

 
 


United States of America
H. E. Mr. Warren W. Tichenor

video[English] 1 Minute

 
 


Republic of Korea
Mr. Pil-woo Kim

video[English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Colombia
Mr. Tomás Concha

video[English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Canada
Mr. Terry Cormier

video[English] 1 Minute

 
 


Paraguay
Mr. Rigoberto Gauto

video[English] [Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 


Brazil
Mr. Murilo Komniski

video[English] 4 Minutes

 
 


Chile
Mr. Eduardo Chihualiaf

video[English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Algeria
H. E. Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

video[English] [Arabic] 5 Minutes

 
 


Nigeria
Mr. Frank Isoh

video[English] 5 Minutes

 
 


Pakistan on behalf of the Organization of the Islamic Conference
Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video[English] 4 Minutes

 
 


Bangladesh
Mr. Nayem U. Ahmed

video[English] 3 Minutes


 
 

Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Consultative Council of Jewish Organizations


video[English] 1 Minute

 
 


International Educational Development


video[English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Human Rights Advocates in a joint statement

video[English] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Commission of Jurists


video[English] 3 Minutes

 
 


International Organization for the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination


video[English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Defence For Children International


video[English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Foundation of Japanese Honorary Debts


video[English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Association for the Prevention of Torture in a joint statement


video[English] 3 Minutes

 
 


International Islamic Federation of Student Organizations


video[English] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Youth & Student Movement for the United Nations


video[English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Asian Legal Resource Centre


video[English] 3 Minutes


 
 

Answers by the Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment 

Mr. Manfred Nowak


video[English] 15 Minutes

 

 

12:00 - 15:00 - 25th Plenary Meeting video [Entire video] [Original language]

 
     
 

Report by the Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief

Ms. Asma Jahangir


video[English] 10 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan
as a concerned country
H. E. Mr. Elchin Amirbayov

video[English] 5 minutes

 
 


Maldives as a concerned country

H. E. Mr. Hassan Sobir

video[English] 5 minutes


 
 

Report by the Special Rapporteur on the right to freedom of opinion and expression

Mr. Ambeyi Ligabo

video[English] 8 minutes

 
     
 

Report by the Chairperson-Rapporteur of the Working Group on Arbitrary Detention

Ms. Leïla Zerrougui


video[English] [French] 14 minutes

 
 


Ecuador
as a concerned country
Mr. Carlos Santos Repetto

video[English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Nicaragua as a concerned country

H. E. Mrs. Alicia Martín Gallegos

video[English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Honduras
as a concerned country
Ms. Sagrario Prudott

video[English] [Spanish] 5 minutes

 
 


Turkey as a concerned country

Mr. Ahmet Uzumcu

video[English] 3 minutes


 
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Morocco

Mr. Driss Isbayene

video[English] [Arabic] 5 minutes

 
 


Cuba

Mr. Rodolfo Reyes Rodriguez

video[English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Angola

H. E. M. Arcanjo Maria Do Nascimento

video[English] 3 minutes

 
 


Pakistan on behalf of the Organization of the Islamic Conference

Mr. Bilal Hayee

video[English] 3 minutes

 
 


Albania

H. E. Mr. Sejdi Qerimaj

video[English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


UNESCO

Mr. Mogens Schmidt

video[English] 3 minutes

 
 


India

H. E. Mr. Swashpawan Singh

video[English] 4 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

Ms. Galina Khvan

video[English] [Russian] 4 minutes

 
 


Australia on behalf of Canada and New Zealand

Ms. Robyn Mudie

video[English] 4 minutes

 
 


Germany on behalf of the European Union

Mr. Andreas Berg

video[English] 4 minutes

 
 


Belarus

Mr. Andrey Taranda

video[English] [Russian] 3 minutes

 
 


Georgia

Ms. Tamar Tomashvili

video[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Canada

Ms. Johanne Levasseur

video[English] [French/English] 2 minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Ms. Jeannie Volken

video[English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. Benny Yan Pieter Siahaan

video[English] 4 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh

Mr. Mustafizur Rahman

video[English] 3 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Ms. Velia de Pirro

video[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Uzbekistan

Mr. Akmal Saidov

video[English] [Russian] 3 minutes

 
 


Netherlands

Ms. Suzanne De Groot

video[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Djibouti

H. E. Mr. Mohamed-Siad Doualeh

video[English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Czech Republic

Ms. Zuzana Stiborova

video[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sudan

Ms. Igbal Elamin

video[English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Korea

Mr. Pil-woo Kim

video[English] 1 minute

 
 


Italy

Ms. Fiorella Sagretti

video[English] 1 minute

 
 


Sovereign Military Order of Malta

H. E. Mrs. Marie-Thérèse Pictet-Althann

video[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Finland

Mr. Lasse Keisalo

video[English] 1 minute

 
 


Cambodia

Mr. Pheak Kdey Keo

video[English] 1 minute

 
 


Armenia

Mr. Artak Apitonian

video[English] 2 minutes

 
 
Australia

Ms. Robyn Mudie

video[English]
 
 


Norway

Mr. Jonas Jolle

video[English] 3 minutes

 

 

15:00 - 18:00 - 26th Plenary Meeting video [Entire video] [Original language]

 
     
 

Interactive dialogue on the reports on freedom of religion or belief; on the right to freedom of opinion and expression and of the Working Group on Arbitrary Detention (continued)

 
 

 

 
 

Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Becket Fund for Religious Liberty

video[English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Fraternité Notre Dame


video[English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Reporters without Borders - International


video[English] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Human Rights Association of American Minorities


video[English] 1 Minute

 
 


Defence For Children International


video[English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Centrist Democratic International


video[English] [Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 


Federation of Cuban Women


video[English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Buddhist Relief Organization


video[English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Federation for Women and Family Planning in a joint statement


video[English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Interfaith International


video[English] [French] 1 Minute


 
 

Answers by the Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief

Ms. Asma Jahangir


video[English] 8 Minutes

 
     
 

Answers by the Special Rapporteur on the right to freedom of opinion and expression

Mr. Ambeyi Ligabo

video[English] 7 Minutes

 
     
 

Answers by the Chairperson-Rapporteur of the Working Group on Arbitrary Detention

Ms. Leïla Zerrougui


video[English] [French] 7 Minutes

 
 

 

 
 

Report by the Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions

Mr. Philip Alston


video[English] 15 Minutes

 
 


Guatemala as a concerned country

Mr. Frank La Rue

video[English] [Spanish] 4 Minutes

 
 


Philippines as a concerned country

H. E. Mr. Enrique A. Manalo

video[English] 5 Minutes


 
 

Report by the Chairperson-Rapporteur of the Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent

Mr. Peter Kasanda


video[English] 11 Minutes

 

 

 

 

 

Report by the Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance

Mr. Doudou Diène


video[English] [French] 17 Minutes

 
 


Switzerland as a concerned country

H. E. Mr. Blaise Godet

video[English] [French] 5 Minutes

 
 


Italy as a concerned country

Mr. Pasquale D'Avino

video[English] 5 Minutes


 
  Implementation of General Assembly resolution 60/251 of 15 March 2006 entitled “Human Rights Council”
Draft resolutions and decisions submitted under item 2
 
     
 

DRAFT

 

NUMBER

 

SUBMITTED BY

 

TITLE

 
                 
 

Resolution

 

A/HRC/4/L.2

 

Algeria on behalf of the Group of Arab States, Pakistan on behalf of the Organization of the Islamic Conference

 

Human rights situation in the Occupied Palestinian Territory

 


Pakistan on behalf of the Organization of the Islamic Conference
Ms. Tehmina Janjua

video [English] 2 Minutes


General Comments and explanations of the vote before the vote


Germany on behalf of the European Union
H. E. Mr. Michael Steiner

[English] 1 Minute


Israel
H. E. Mr. Itzhak Levanon

[English] 2 Minutes


Palestine
H. E. Mr. Mohammad Abu-Koash

[English] 1 Minute


Draft resolution (A/HRC/4/L.2) has been adopted without a vote

 

Explanations of the vote after the vote


Canada
Ms. Gwyneth Kutz

[English] [French / English] 2 Minutes


Netherlands
H. E. Mr. Boudewijn J. Van Eenennaam

[English] 1 Minute

 

DRAFT

 

NUMBER

 

SUBMITTED BY

 

TITLE

 
                 
 

Resolution

 

A/HRC/4/L.6

 

Algeria on behalf of the African Group

 

 Intergovernmental Working Group on the Review of Mandates

 


Algeria on behalf of the African Group
H. E. Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

video [English] 3 Minutes


General Comments and explanations of the vote before the vote


Germany on behalf of the European Union
H. E. Mr. Michael Steiner

[English] 2 Minutes


Canada
Ms. Johanne Levasseur

[English] [French] 2 Minutes


Draft resolution (A/HRC/4/L.6) has been adopted without a vote

     
 

Right of reply

 
 


United States of America


video[English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan


video[English] 1 Minute

 
 


Belarus


video[English] [Russian] 2 Minutes

 

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