Human Rights Council
Eighth session

2 - 18 June 2008

at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

 

June, 2008

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Tuesday, 3 June 2008
10:00 - 13:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

10:00 - 13:00 - 3rd Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 3 hours 9 minutes

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council

[English] 3 minutes

 
 

Item 3 - Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development (Continued)

 
   
 

Interactive dialogue

 
   
 

Concerned countries

 
 


Sri Lanka
Mr. Rajiva Wijesinha

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Philippines
Ms. Erlinda F. Basilio

video [English] 7 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Ms. Marcia Maria Adorno C. Ramos

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Afghanistan
Mr. Nanguyalai Tarzi

video [English] [French] 5 minutes

 
 

Other countries

 
 


Pakistan on behalf of the Organization of the Islamic Conference

Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

[English] 3 minutes

 
 


Mexico

Mr. José Guevara

[English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. I. Gusti Agung Wesaka Puja

[English] 5 minutes

 
 


Qatar

Mr. Faisal Abdulla Al-Henzab

[English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh

Mr. Md Mustafizur Rahman

[English] 3 minutes

 
 


Pakistan

Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

[English] 3 minutes

 
 


India

Mr. Rajiv Kumar Chander

[English] 3 minutes

 
 


Slovenia on behalf of the European Union

Ms. Eva Tomič

[English] 5 minutes

 
 


Egypt

Mr. Omar Shalaby

[English] 5 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

Ms. Marina Viktorova

[English][Russian] 5 minutes

 
 


Netherlands

Mr. Robert-Jan Sieben

[English] 3 minutes

 
 


Canada

Ms. Sue Butchart

[English] 4 minutes

 
 


China

Mr. Qian Bo

[English][Chinese] 3 minutes

 
 


Austria

Mr. Michael Schoiswohl

[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Argentina

Mr. Sebastián Rosales

[English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Colombia

Ms. Alma Viviana Pérez Gómez

[English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Chile

Mr. Carlos Portales

[English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Sudan

Mr. Omer Dahab Fadol Mohamed

[English] 4 minutes

 
 


Singapore

Mr. Tan York Chor

[English] 3 minutes

 
 


New Zealand
in a Joint Statement
Mr. Michael McBryde

[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Norway

Ms. Beate Stirø

[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Ms. Alexandra Ruppen

[English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Liechtenstein

Ms. Isabel Frommelt

[English] 2 minute

 
 


Sri Lanka

Mr. Rajiva Wijesinha

[English] 5 minutes

 
 


Uruguay

Ms. María Lourdes Boné

[English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Belgium

Mr. Bart Ouvry

[English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Italy

Mr. Robert Nocella

[English] 3 minutes

 
 


Hungary

Ms. Orsolya Tóth

[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Iraq

Mr. Omer Berzinji

[English][English / Arabic] 4 minutes

 
 


Japan

Mr. Akio Isomata

[English] 3 minutes

 
 


Ireland

Mr. Mícheál Tierney

[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Armenia

Mr. Zohrab Mnatsakanian

[English] 3 minutes

 
 


Cuba

Mr. Yuri Gala

[English][Spanish] 5 minutes

 
 


Maldives

Mr. Abdul Ghafoor Mohamed

[English] 2 minute

 
 


Nigeria

Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi

[English] 5 minutes

 
 


Brazil

Ms. Marcia Maria Adorno C. Ramos

[English] 1 minute

 
 


Philippines

Mr. Ricardo R. Blancaflor

[English] 2 minute

 
 

Point of order

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea, President of the Human Rights Council
Philippines

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


International Organization of la Francophonie

Mr. Libère Bararunyeretse

[English][French] 2 minutes

 
 


Algeria

Mr. Idriss Jazairy

[English][French] 3 minutes

 
 


Ecuador

Mr. Juan Holguín

[English][Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 

Non-governemental Organizations

 
 


Commission of the Human Rights in the Philippines

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Asian Legal Ressources Center

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Pax Romana

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


North South XXI


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Interfaith International


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Colombian Commission of Jurists (CCJ)


video [English][Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Society for Threatened Peoples


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


France Libertés: Fondation Danielle Mitterrand


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 
 

 

15:00 - 18:00 - 4th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 2 hours 53 minutes

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Item 3 - Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development (Continued)

 
 
 
 

Interactive dialogue

 
 
 
 

Non-governemental Organizations

 
 


Comision Juridica para el autodesarollo de los pueblos originarios andinos (CAPAJ)


video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Commission of the Churches on International Affairs of the World Council of Churches (CCIA/WCC) also on behalf of Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC), International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL)
(Joint statement)

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 

Concluding remarks by mandate-holders

 
 


Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions
Mr. Philip Alston

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Special Rapporteur on the Independence of Judges and Lawyers

Mr. Leandro Despouy

video [English] [Spanish] 5 minutes

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council

[English] 1 minute

 
 

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the right to education
Mr. Vernor Muñoz Villalobos

A/HRC/8/10 and A/HRC/8/10/Add.1, A/HRC/8/10/Add.2, A/HRC/8/10/Add.4, A/HRC/8/NGO/13, A/HRC/8/NGO/33

video [English] [Spanish] 16 minutes

 
 
 
 

Report of the Independent Expert on the question of human rights and extreme poverty
Ms. Magdalena Sepúlveda Carmona

A/HRC/7/15

video [English] [Spanish] 10 minutes

 
 
 
 

Report of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
Mr. John Ruggie

A/HRC/8/5 and A/HRC/8/5/Add.1, A/HRC/8/5/Add.2, A/HRC/8/16, A/HRC/8/NGO/1, A/HRC/8/NGO/5, A/HRC/8/NGO/19, A/HRC/8/NGO/45

video [English] 12 minutes

 
 
 
 

Concerned countries

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Rabi

video [English] [French] 6 minutes

 
 


Bosnia and Herzegovina
Ms. Dragana Anđelić

video [English] 6 minutes

 
 

Other countries

 
 


India
Mr. Rajiv Kumar Chander

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Norway
Mr. Vebjørn Heines

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


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

video [English] [English / French] 5 minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Jean-Baptiste Mattei

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


Luxembourg
Mr. Jean Feyder

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Indonesia
Mr. Dicky Komar

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Alexey Goltyaev

video [English] [Russian] 3 minutes

 
 


Pakistan on behalf of the Organization of the Islamic Conference

Mr. Syed Ali Asad Gillani

[English] 4 minutes

 
 


China

Mr. Ke Yousheng

[English] [Chinese] 3 minutes

 
 


Egypt

Mr. Omar Shalaby

[English] 3 minutes

 
 


Italy

Ms. Nicoletta Piccirillo

[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Qatar

Mr. Faisal Abdulla Al-Henzab

[English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Algeria

Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

[English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Malaysia

Mr.

[English] 3 minutes

 
 


Argentina

Mr. Sebastián Rosales

[English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea

Mr. Kim Pil-Woo

[English] 3minutes

 
 


Portugal

Ms. Raquel Tavares

[English] 3 minutes

 
 


Thailand

Ms. Lada Phumas

[English] 3 minutes

 
 


Peru

Mr. Alejandro Neyra Sánchez

[English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh

Mr. Md Mustafizur Rahman

[English] 4 minutes

 
 


Chile

Mr. Carlos Portales

[English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Cuba

Mr. Rafael García Collada

[English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Ms. Kate Jones

[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Venezuela

Mr. Enzo Bitetto Gavilanes

[English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Nigeria

Mr. Ositadinma Anaedu

[English] 2 minutes

 
 

Right of reply

 
 


Azerbaijan


[English] 3 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka


[English] 3 minutes

 
 


Iraq


[English] [Arabic] 1 minute

 
 


Colombia


[English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Thailand


[English] 2 minutes

 
 

Organization of work

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council

[English] 3 minutes

 

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