Human Rights Council
Seventh session
3 to 28 March 2008

at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

 

  March, 2008 

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Thursday, 13 March 2008
9:00 - 12:00 | 12:00 - 15:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

09:00 - 12:00 - 21st Plenary Meeting
video [Entire video] [Original Language] 3 Hours 7 Minutes

 
 

 

 

Item 3 Promotion and Protection of all Human Rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development (continued)

 
 
 
 

Organization of work

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea, President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 

 

 
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Brazil
Mr.Murilo Vieira Komniski

video [English] 5 Minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Roman Kashaev

video [English] [Russian] 4 Minutes

 
 


Estonia
Mr. Tõnis Nirk

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Pakistan (on behalf of the OIC)
Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Sudan
Mr. Abdel Daym Zumrawi

video [English][Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


Hungary
Mr. Istuan Lakatos

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Austria
Ms. Eva Schöfer

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Canada
Ms. Ines Kwan

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Bangladesh
Ms. Nahida Sobhan

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 


Mexico
Ms. Elía del Carmen Sosa Nishizaki

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Venezuela
Mr. Frank Valderrama Garcia

video [English] [Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 


The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Mr. Dusko Uzunkovski

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka
Ms. Shirani Gumatillake

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 


Peru
Mr. Daniel Zegarra Bloch

video [English][Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Turkey
Ms. Tuğba Sarayönlü Etensel

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


UNFPA
Ms. Siri Tellier

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Bhutan
Ms. Doma Tshering

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Nepal
Mr. Bharat Raj Paudyal

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Kenya
Ms. Jeannette Mwangi

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Mr. Asadollah Eshragh Jahromi

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Latvia
Mr. Jānis Mazeiks

video [English] [Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 
 
 

National Institutions

 
 


El Defensor del Pueblo (Ombudsman of Spain)
Ms. Katharina Rose

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Non-governemental Organizations

 
 


Asian forum for Human Rights and Development

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Minority Rights Group international (MRG) in a joint statement

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Human Rights Advocates

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Center on Housing Rights and Evictions (COHRE)

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


International movement against all Forms of Discriminations and Racism (IMADR)

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


World Muslim Congress

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Jubilee Campaign

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Interfaith International

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Baha'i International Community

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Organizations of Indigenous Resource Development (IOIRD)

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Answers to the questions

 
 
 
 


Special Rapporteur on adequate housing as a component of the right to an adequate standard of living
Mr. Miloon Kothari

A/HRC/7/16 and Add.1, Add.2, Add.3, Add.4, A/HRC/7/NGO/75

video [English] 6 Minutes

 
 
 
 


Independent Expert on minority issues
Ms. Gay McDougall

A/HRC/7/23 and Add.1, Add.2

video [English] 5 Minutes

 
 
 
 

General Debate on item 3 (continued)

 
 
 
 


Deputy High Commissioner
Ms. Kyung-wha Kang

A/HRC/7/23 and Add.1, Add.2

video [English] 7 Minutes

 
 

 

 
 

Members States

 
 


Slovenia (on behalf of the EU)
Mr. Andrej Logar

video [English] 8 Minutes

 
 


Japan
Mr. Makio Miyagawa

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Pakistan
Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 5 Minutes

 
 


Netherlands
Mr. Robert-Jan Sieben

video [English] 5 Minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Ms. Tanty Edaura Abdullah

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Brazil
Mr. Sérgio de Abreu e Lima Florêncio

video [English] 5 Minutes

 
 


Senegal
Mr. Pierre Diouf

video [English] [French] 4 Minutes

 
 


France
Ms. Christine Guetin

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Vladimir Zheglov

video [English] [Russian] 8 Minutes

 
     
     
 
 
 

12:00 - 15:00 - 22nd Plenary Meeting
video [Entire video] [Original Language] 2 Hours 34 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Observer States

 
 


New Zealand
Ms. Amy Laurenson

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Denmark

Mr. Lars Volck Madsen

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Sweden
Mr. Jan Nordlander

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Norway
Ms. Beate Stirø

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


United republic of Tanzania
Mr. Baraka H. Luvanda

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent
Ms. Katrien Beeckman

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 

 

 
 

Non-governemental Organizations

 
 


Human Rights Council of Morocco

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


International Federation of University Women (IFUW)

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


International Association of Democratic Lawyers

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Asian Legal Resource Centre


video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


World Federation of Trade Unions

video [English] [Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 


Bahai International Community

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


International League for the Rights and Liberation of Peoples

video [English] [France] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU)

Egypt
- Point of Order
Mr. Doru Costea, President of the Human Rights Council
International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU)
Egypt - Point of Order
Mr. Doru Costea, President of the Human Rights Council
International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU)
Pakistan
- Point of Order
Egypt - Point of Order
International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU)

video [English] 8 Minutes

 
 


Fraternité Notre Dame

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


United Nations Watch

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Franciscans International (FI)


video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Human Rights Watch

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Interfaith International


video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Friends World Committee for Consultation
(Quakers)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Society for Threatened Peoples

video [English] [Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 


Al-Hakim Foundation

video [English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


World Muslim Congress


video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Marangopoulos Foundation for Human Rights (MFHR)

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


International Islamic Federation of Students Organization (IIFSO) in a Joint Statement

video [English] 9 Minutes

 
 


International Educational Development (IED), Inc

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Union of Arab Jurists


video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Philippine Human Rights Information Centre

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Becket Fund For Religious Liberty


video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Union de l’Action Féminine

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Nord-Sud XXI


video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 


Association of World Citizens

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


International Fellowship of Reconciliation


video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 

 

 
 

Right of Reply

 
 


Sri Lanka

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


India

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Uzbekistan

video [English] [Russian] 3 Minutes

 
 


Zimbabwe

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Egypt

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Thailand

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Benin

video [English] [French - Not Available] 2 Minutes

 
 


Chile

video [English] [Spanish - Not Available] 2 Minutes

 
 


Sudan

video [English] [Arabic - Not Available] 2 Minutes

 
 


Cuba

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Pakistan

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Morocco

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Belarus

video [English] [Russian] 2 Minutes

 
     
     
 


 
 

15:00 - 18:00 - 23rd Plenary Meeting
video [Entire video] [Original Language] 2 Hours 59 Minutes

 
     
 

Organization of work

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea, President of the Human Rights Council

video [English]

 
 

Item 4 Human Rights situations that require the Council's attention

 
 

 

 
 


Special Rapporteur on the situation of Human Rights in the Demoratic People's Republic of Korea
Mr. Vitit Muntarbhorn

A/HRC/7/20

video [English]

 
 

 

 
 

Concerned Countries

 
 


Democratic People's Republic of Korea as a concerned country
Mr. Kim Yong-Ho

video [English]

 
 

 

 
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Warren Tichenor

video [English]

 
 


Slovenia (on behalf of the EU)
Ms. Eva Tomic

video [English]

 
 


Republic of Korea
Mr. Chang Dong-hee

video [English]

 
 


Japan
Mr. Ichiro Fujisaki

video [English]

 
 


Cuba
Mr.Rodolfo Reyes Rodriguez

video [English] [Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic
Ms. Rania Al Rifaiy

video [English]

 
 


Indonesia
Mr.I. Gusti Agung Wesaka Puja

video [English]

 
 


New Zealand
Ms. Wendy Hinton

video [English]

 
 


Thailand
Mr.Sihasak Phuangketkeow

video [English]

 
 


United Kingdom of Great-Britain and Nothern Ireland
Ms.Rebecca Sagar

video [English]

 
 

Non-governemental Organizations

 
 


Jubilee campaign

video [English]

 
 

Answers to the questions and final remarks

 
 

 

 
 


Special Rapporteur on the situation of Human Rights in the Demoratic People's Republic of Korea
Mr. Vitit Muntarbhorn

A/HRC/7/20

video [English]

 
 

 

 
 


Special Rapporteur on the situation of Human Rights in Myanmar
Mr. Paulo Sérgio Pinheiro

A/HRC/7/18

video [English]

 
 

 

 
 

Concerned Country

 
 


Myanmar as a concerned country
Mr.Wunna Maung Lwin

video [English]

 
 
 
 

Interactive dialogue

 
 


China
Mr. Shen Yongxiang

video [English] [Chinese]

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Warren Tichenor

video [English]

 
 


Slovenia (on behalf of the EU)
Mr. Andrej Logar

video [English]

 
 


Pakistan (on behalf of the OIC)
Mr. Imran Ahmed Siddiqui

video [English]

 
 


Czech Republic
Mr. Jan Kaminek

video [English]

 
 


United Kingdom of Great-Britain and Nothern Ireland
Mr. Nicholas Thorne

video [English]

 
 


India
Mr. Swashpawan Singh

video [English]

 
 


Lao People's Democratic Republic
Mr. Phat Phanthavone

video [English]

 
 


Canada
Mr. Terry Cormier

video [English]

 
 


Norway
Mr. Svein A. Michelsen

video [English]

 
 


Thailand
Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow

video [English]

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Vladimir Zheglov

video [English] [Russian]

 
 


Japan
Mr. Makio Miyagawa

video [English]

 
 


Republic of Korea
Mr. Jae-Bok Chang

video [English]

 
 


Viet Nam
Ms. NGuyen Thi Xuan Huong

video [English]

 
 


New Zealand
Ms. Wendy Hinton

video [English]

 
 


Indonesia
Mr. Benny Yan Pieter Siahaan

video [English]

 
 


Brazil
Mr. Sergio de Abreu E Lima Florencio

video [English]

 
 


Philippines
Ms. Erlinda F. Basilio

video [English]

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Rodolfo Reyes Rodriguez

video [English] [Spanish]

 
 


Malaysia
Ms. Tanty Edaura Abdullah

video [English]

 
 
 
 

Non-governemental Organizations

 
 


Asian cultural Forum on Development

video [English]

 
 


International Commission of Jurists

video [English]

 
 


Human Rights Watch

video [English]

 
 


Human Rights First

video [English]

 
 


Asian Legal Resource Centre

video [English]

 
 


Worldview International Foundation

video [English]

 
 


Reporters without Borders

video [English]

 
 


Antislavery International

video [English]

 
 

 

 
 

Answers to the questions and final remarks

 
 

 

 
 


Special Rapporteur on the situation of Human Rights in Myanmar
Mr. Paulo Sérgio Pinheiro

A/HRC/7/18

video [English]

 
 

 

 
 

General Debate

 
 


Slovenia (on behalf of the EU)
Mr. Andrej Logar

video [English]

 
 


Canada
Mr. Marius Grinius

video [English] [English/French]

 
 


Italy
Mr. Roberto Vellano

video [English] [Spanish]

 
 


France
Mr. Jean-Baptiste Mattei

video [English] [French]

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Mr. Nicholas Thorne

video [English]

 
 
 
 

Organization of work

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea, President of the Human Rights Council

video [English]

 
 

 




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