Human Rights Council
Seventh session
3 to 28 March 2008

at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

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  March, 2008 

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Wednesday, 19 March 2008
9:00 - 12:00 | 12:00 - 15:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

09:00 - 12:00 - 31st Plenary Meeting
video [Entire video] [Original language] 3 hours 25 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Item 9: Racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related forms of intolerance, follow-up and implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea, President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 6 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Report on the Intergovernmental Working Group on the Effective Implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action

 
 


Chairperson-Rapporteur of the Intergovernmental Working Group
H.E. Mr. Dayan Jayatilleka

video [English] 8 Minutes

 
 
 
 

The discussion of the report on the Effective Implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action and other issues will take place on Tuesday, 25 March, in the afternoon.

 
 
 
 

Interactive dialogue

 
 
 
 


Report of the Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance
Mr. Doudou Diène

A/HRC/7/19 and Corr.1 and Add.1, Add.2, Add.3, Add.4, Add.5 and Add.6, A/HRC/7/G/10, A/HRC/7/NI/5, A/HRC/7/NGO/2, A/HRC/7/NGO/9

video [English] [French] 15 Minutes

 
 


Estonia as a concerned country
Mr. Margus Kolga

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Latvia as a concerned country
Mr. Jānis Mažeiks

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 


Lithuania as a concerned country
Mr. Darius Staniulis

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 


Mauritania as a concerned country
Ms. Mounina Mint Abdellah

video [English] [French] 4 Minutes

 
 


Dominican Republic as a concerned country
Ms. Claudia Hernández Bona

video [English] [Spanish] 6 Minutes

 
 
 
 


Joint report on the mission to the Dominican Republic
Ms. Gay McDougall, Independent Expert on minority issues

video [English] 5 Minutes

 
 
 
 


Report of the Chairperson-Rapporteur of the Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
Mr. Peter Kasanda

A/HRC/7/36

video [English] 9 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Slovenia (on behalf of the European Union)
Ms. Ziva Nendl

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Yury Gala

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 


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

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 


Israel
Mr. Itzhak Levanon

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Indonesia
Mr. Benny Yan Pieter Siahaan

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Holy see
Mr. Silvano M. Tomasi

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Italy
Ms. Nicoletta Piccirillo

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Jean-Baptiste Mattei

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


India
Mr. Rajiv Kumar Chander

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Brazil
Mr. Sérgio de Abreu e Lima Florêncio

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Sergey Kondratiev

video [English] [Russian] 3 Minutes

 
 


China
Mr. Yousheng Ke

video [English] [Chinese] 3 Minutes

 
 


Haiti
Mr. Jean-Claude Pierre

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Djibouti
Mr. Mohamed-Siad Doualeh

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Nepal
Mr. Bharat Raj Paudyal

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea
Mr. Dong-hee Chang

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Bangladesh
Mr. Mustafizur Rahman

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Egypt (on behalf of the African Group)
Mr. Omar Shalaby

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Mohammed Bessedik

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Cameroon
Mr. Francis Ngantcha

video [English] [French] 4 Minutes

 
 


Chile
Mr. Eduardo Chihuailaf

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Uruguay
Mr. Alejandro Artucio Rodríguez

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Kadiri

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Palestine
Mr. Imad Zuhairi

video [English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 
 
 

National institutions and Non-governemental Organizations

 
 


National Human rights Commission of India

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Commission nationale consultative des droits de l'homme de France

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Baha'i International Community

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Action internationale pour la paix et le développement dans la région des grands lacs (AIPD)

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Association of World Citizens

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


International Movement against all forms of discrimination and racism

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


European Union of Jewish Students

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


World Jewish Congress

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


B'nai B'rith International

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Organization for defending victims of violence

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Answers to the questions and final remarks

 
 


Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance
Mr. Doudou Diène

video [English] [French] 9 Minutes

 
 
 
 


Independent Expert on minority issues
Ms. Gay McDougall

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 
 
 


Chairperson-Rapporteur of the Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
Mr. Peter Kasanda

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

12:00 - 15:00 - 32nd Plenary Meeting
video [Entire video] [Original language] 2 Hours 14 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Item 9 : Racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related forms of intolerance, follow-up and implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action (continued)

 
 
 
 

Organization of work

 
 


Mohamed-Siad Doualeh, Vice-President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Ad Hoc Committee of the Council on the elaboration of complementary standards

 
 


Chairperson-Rapporteur of the Ad Hoc Committee
Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

video [English] 7 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Review, rationalization and improvment of mandates (continued)

 
 
 
 

Contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance

 
 
 
 

Sponsor

 
 


Egypt (on behalf of the African Group)
Mr. Omar Shalaby

video [English] 7 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Mandate-holder

 
 


Special Rapporteur on Contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance
Mr. Doudou Diène

video [English] [French] 10 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Interactive dialogue

 
 


Slovenia (on behalf of the European Union)
Ms. Ziva Nendl

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Pakistan (on behalf of the Organization of the Islamic conference)
Mr. Imran Ahmed Siddiqui

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Switzerland
Ms. Anh Thu Duong

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Sergey Kondratiev

video [English] [Russian] 1 Minute

 
 


Azerbaijan
Mr. Mammad Talibov

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Senegal
Mr. Cheikh Tidiane Thiam

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


India
Mr. Rajiv Kumar Chander

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Ali Onaner

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Mohammed Bessedik

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Kenya
Ms. Jeannette Mwangi

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 

Non-governemental Organizations

 
 


Becket Fund for Religious Liberty

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Network for the prevention of Elder abuse
(INPEA)

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Comisión Jurídica para el autodesarollo de los pueblos originarios andinos (CAPAJ)

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


United Nations Watch
Point of Order - Egypt
Daru Costea, President of the Human Rights Council
Point of Order - Iran
Daru Costea, President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 


Islamic Human Rights Commission

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Movement against all forms of discrimination and racism (IMDR)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Final comments and answers

 
 


Special Rapporteur on Contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance
Mr. Doudou Diène

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Wrap-up

 
 


Egypt (on behalf of the African Group)
Mr. Omar Shalaby

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Organization of work

 
 


Daru Costea , President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Item 10 : Technical assistance and capacity-building

 
 
 
 


Report of the Independent Expert on the situation of Human Rights in the Democratic Republic of Congo
Mr. Titinga Frédéric Pacéré

A/HRC/7/25

video [English] [French] 10 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Democratic Republic of Congo as a concerned country
Mr. Sébastien Mutomb Mujing

video [English] [French] 7 Minutes

 
 


Slovenia (on behalf of the European Union)
Mr. Andrej Logar

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Michael S.Klecheski

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Canada
Mr. Daniel Ulmer

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Tunisia
Mr. Ali Cherif

video [English] [French] 1 Minute

 
 


Belgium
Mr. Bart Ouvry

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Mohammed Bessedik

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 

Non-governemental Organizations

 
 


International Commission of Jurists

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Organization Pax Romana

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 
 
 

Final comments and anwers

 
 


Independent Expert on the situation of Human Rights in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Mr. Titinga Frédéric Pacéré

video [English] [French] 10 Minutes

 
 
 
 
 
     
 

15:00 - 18:00 - 33rd Plenary Meeting
video [Entire video] [Original language] 1 Hour 46 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Organization of work

 
 
Mr. Alejandro Artucio, Vice-President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 
 
 


Report of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Human Rights in Cambodia
Mr. Yash Ghai

A/HRC/7/42

video [English] 14 minutes

 
 
 
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Cambodia as a concerned country
Mr. Om Yentieng

video [English][Cambodian] 3 minutes

 
 


Japan
Mr. Ichiro Fujisaki

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Slovenia (on behalf of the European Union)
Mr. Dominik Frelih

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Mr. Moktar Idham Musa

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom
Mr. Bob Last

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Michael S.Klecheski

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sweden
Mr. Jan Norlander

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Non-governemental Organizations

 
 


International Federation of Human Rights Leagues (FIDH)

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 
 
 

Answers to the questions and final remarks

 
 


Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Human Rights in Cambodia
Mr. Yash Ghai

video [English] 9 minutes

 
 
 
 
 
 


Report of the independent expert on the situation of human rights in Liberia
Ms. Charlotte Abaka

A/HRC/7/67

video [English] 14 minutes

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
,
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Egypt (on behalf of the african group)
Ms. Mona El Bahtimy

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Slovenia (on behalf of the European Union)
Ms. Andreja Korinsek

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Michael S. Klecheski

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Ghana
Ms. Mercy Yvonne Amoah

video [English] 1 minute

 
 
 
 

Answers to the questions and final remarks

 
 


Independent expert on the situation of human rights in Liberia
Ms. Charlotte Abaka

video [English] 9 minutes

 
 
 
 
 
 


Report of the Voluntary Fund for Technical Cooperation in the field of Human rights
Mr. William A. Schabas

A/HRC/7/74

video [English] 11 minutes

 
 
 
 

Rights of Reply

 
 


Islamic Republic of Iran

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Lithuania

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Dominican Republic

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 
 
 

Organization of work

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
,
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 3 minutes

 

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