Human Rights Council
Second Universal Periodic Review

Geneva, 5 - 19 May 2008


at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

 

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Tuesday, 13 May 2008
09:00 - 12:00 | 12:00 - 12:15 | 14:30 - 17:30 | 17:30 - 18:30

 
 

9:00 - 12:00 - 11th Plenary Meeting
video [English][Original language] 2 Hours 42 Minutes

 
 


Mr. Alejandro Artucio Rodríguez
Vice President of the Human Rights Council

[English][Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 

Review of Ukraine

  • National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 15 (a) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/2/UKR/1): A | C | E | F | R | S
  • Compilation prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (b) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/2/UKR/2): A | C | E | F | R | S
  • Summary prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (c) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/2/UKR/3): A | C | E | F | R | S

 
     
 

H.E. Mr. Yevhen Korniychuk, First Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine to introduce the report.

[English][Russian] 37 Minutes

 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Poland
Mr. Zdzisław Rapacki

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Larbi Djacta

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan
Mr. Mammad Talibov

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Italy
Mr. Roberto Vellano

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Tunisia
Mr. Ali Cherif

video [English][French] 1 Minute

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Ms. Rebecca Sagar

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Valery Loshchinin

video [English][Russian] 3 Minutes

 
 


Belgium
Mr. Jochen De Vylder

video [English][French] 1 Minute

 
 


Austria
Mr. Michael Schoiswohl

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 

Comments and answers by Ukraine

  • Mr. Yevhen Korniychuk
  • Ms. Kateryna Levchenko
  • Mr. Yevhen Korniychuk
  • Ms. Tetiana Kondratyuk
  • Mr. Yevhen Korniychuk
  • Mr. Olexsandr Sagan
  • Mr. Yevhen Korniychuk
  • Mr. Volodymyr Vassylenko
  • Mr. Yevhen Korniychuk
  • Ms. Natalia Kalashnik
  • Mr. Yevhen Korniychuk
  • Mr. Olexsandr Sagan
  • Mr. Yevhen Korniychuk
  • Ms. Olena Otrosh
  • Mr. Dmytro Kozoriz
  • Mr. Yevhen Korniychuk
  • Mr. Mykola Maimeskul
video [English][Russian] 30 Minutes

 
 


Canada
Ms. Kristin Price

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


United States of America
Ms. Emily Fulmer

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Mr. Anton Novak

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Daniel Vosgien

video [English][French] 1 Minute

 
 


Netherlands
Ms. Nynke B. Wijmenga

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Ahmet Üzümcü

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


China
Mr. Zhang Yi

video [English][Chinese] 3 Minutes

 
 


Brazil
Ms. Luciana Rocha Mancini

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Germany
Ms. Anke Konrad

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Mr. Moktar Idham Musa

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Mexico
Ms. Mabel Gómez Oliver

video [English][Spanish] 4 Minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Abel La Rosa

video [English][Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 


Switzerland
Ms. Alexandra Ruppen

video [English][French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Romania
Ms. Elisabeta David

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Jordan
Mr. Mutaz Faleh S. Hyassat

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Portugal
Mr. João Moura

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Cameroon
Mr. Adolphe Minkoa She

video [English][French] 1 Minute

 
 

Closing comments and answers by Ukraine

  • Mr. Yevhen Korniychuk
  • Mr. Andryi Ipatov
  • Mr. Olexsandr Sagan
  • Mr. Yevhen Korniychuk
  • Ms. Natalia Kalashnik
  • Mr. Yevhen Korniychuk
  • Ms. Kateryna Levchenko
  • Mr. Andryi Ipatov
  • Mr. Yevhen Korniychuk
  • Mr. Volodymyr Vassylenko
  • Mr. Olexsandr Sagan
  • Mr. Yevhen Korniychuk
  • Ms. Kateryna Levchenko
video [English][Russian] 18 Minutes

 
     
 

Final remark by H.E. Mr. Yevhen Korniychuk, First Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine

video [English][Russian] 4 Minutes

 
     
 

12:00 - 12:15 - Adoption of the Report on Switzerland
video [English] [Original language] 14 Minutes

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


South Africa on behalf of the Troika; Uruguay, Pakistan, South Africa
Ms. Glaudine J. Mtshali

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Switzerland as concerned country
Mr. Blaise Godet

video [English] [French] 4 Minutes

 
 


The Report on Switzerland is Adopted
Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [French / English] 4 Minutes

 
     
 

14:30 - 17:30 - 12th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 2 Hours 58 Minutes

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council

[English] 1 Minute

 
 

Review of Sri Lanka

  • National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 15 (a) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/2/LKA/1): A | C | E | F | R | S
  • Compilation prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (b) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/2/LKA/2): A | C | E | F | R | S
  • Summary prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (c) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/2/LKA/3): A | C | E | F | R | S

 
     
 

H.E. Mr. Mahinda Samarasinghe, Minister of Disaster Management and Human Rights of Sri Lanka to introduce the report.

[English] 34 Minutes

 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Ukraine


video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Canada
Mr. Marius Grinius

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Bahrain
Mr. Abdulla Abdullatif Abdulla

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


India
Mr. Rajiv Kumar Chander

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Juan Antonio Fernández Palacios

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Palestine
Mr. Mohammad Abu-Koash

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Sweden
Mr. Christoffer Berg

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Belgium
Mr. Bart Ouvry

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Portugal
Mr. João Moura

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Nepal
Mr. Dinesh Bhattarai

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Luxembourg
Ms.Christine Goy

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Pavel Chernikov

video [English] [Russian] 2 Minutes

 
 


Ireland
Mr. Mícheál Tierney

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Daniel Vosgien

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Finland
Ms. Krista Oinonen

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Bhutan
Mr. Sonam T. Rabgye

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Holy See
Mr. Hubertus Matheus Van Megen

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


China
Mr. Li Baodong

video [English] [Chinese] 2 Minutes

 
 


Saudi Arabia
Mr. Abdulwahab Abdulsalam Attar

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Mexico
Ms. Mabel Gómez Oliver

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic
Mr. Abdulmonem Annan

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Austria
Mr. Michael Schoiswohl

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Colombia
Ms. Alma Viviana Pérez Gómez

video [English] [Spanish] 1 Minute

 
 


Slovenia
Ms. Eva Tomič

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Philippines
Mr. Jesus Enrique G. Garcia II

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Belarus
Mr. Evgeny Lazarev

video [English] [Russian] 1 Minute

 
 


Pakistan
Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


New Zealand
Ms. Mary-Anne Crompton

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Brazil
Mr. Clodoaldo Hugueney

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Romania
Ms. Elisabeta David

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 

Comments and answers by Sri Lanka

  • Mr. Mahinda Samarasinghe
  • Mr. C. R. De Silva
video [English] 13 Minutes

 
 


Latvia
Ms. Evija Dumpe

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Germany
Ms. Birgitta Maria Siefker-Eberle

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Czech Republic
Ms. Petra Ali Dolakova

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Italy
Mr. Roberto Vellano

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Netherlands
Mr. Robert-Jan Sieben

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Poland
Mr. Maciej Janczak

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Fatih Ulusoy

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Japan
Mr. Osamu Yamanaka

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Denmark
Mr. Lars Volck Madsen

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Guatemala
Ms. María Soledad Urruela Arenales

video [English] [Spanish] 1 Minute

 
 


Egypt
Mr. Omar Shalaby

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan
Mr. Habib Mikayilli

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Indonesia
Mr. Kamapradipta Isnomo

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Mr. Harjeet Singh

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Mohamed Loulichki

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Democratic People's Republic of Korea
Mr. Choe Myong Nam

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Tunisia
Mr. Ali Cherif

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
Mr. Enzo Bitetto Gavilanes

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea
Mr. Lim Hoon-min

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Mr. Peter Gooderham

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Larbi Djacta

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Greece
Mr. Alexios Marios Lyberopoulos

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Michael S. Klecheski

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Iran, Islamic Republic of
Mr. Mohammad Reza Ghaebi

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Uruguay
Ms. María Lourdes Boné

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Sudan
Ms. Zehor Hassan Sid Ahmed Mohammed

video [English] [Arabic] 1 Minute

 
 

Closing comments and answers by Sri Lanka

  • Mr. Mahinda Samarasinghe
  • Mr. Dayan Jayatilleka
  • Mr. Mahinda Samarasinghe
  • Mr. Rajiva Wijesinha
  • Mr. Yasantha Kodagoda
  • Mr. Mahinda Samarasinghe
video [English] 12 Minutes

 
     
 

Final remark by H.E. Mr. Mahinda Samarasinghe, Minister of Disaster Management and Human Rights of Sri Lanka

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
     
 

17:30 - 18:30 - Adoption of the Report on Pakistan (Suspended)
video [English] [Original language] 32 Minutes

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Pakistan
Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Saudi Arabia on behalf of the Troika; Saudi Arabia, Ghana, Azerbaijan
Mr. Abdulwahab Abdulsalam Attar

video [English] [Arabic] 5 Minutes

 
 


Pakistan as concerned country
Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Ms. Eva Tomič

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Egypt

Mr. Amr Roshdy Hassan

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Ms. Muriel Berset

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Mexico

Mrs. Mabel Gómez Oliver

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Canada
Mr. John Von Kaufmann

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Yury Boichenko

video [English] [Russian] 2 Minutes

 
 


Netherlands
Mr. Robert-Jan Sieben

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Italy
Mr. Roberto Vellano

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 3 Minutes

 

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