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, 10 June 2008
9:00 - 12:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

10:00 - 13:00 - 15th Plenary Meeting
video [English] 27 minutes - Indonesia (Part 2)

video [English][Original language] 28 minutes - United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

video [English][Original language] 46 minutes - India

video [English][Original language] 37 minutes - Brazil

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Item 6: Universal Periodic Review

 
 
 
 

Consideration of the outcome on Indonesia (Continued)

 
 
 
 

Stakeholders

 
 


Indonesian National Human Rights Commission (Komisi Nasional Hak Asasi Manusia/Komnas HAM)


[English] 2 minutes

 
 

Member States

 
 


Egypt (on behalf of the African Group)


[English] 2 minutes

 
 

Stakeholders

 
 


Franciscans International (FI), Dominicans for Justice and Peace (Order of Preachers), Pax Romana (International Catholic Movement for Intellectual and Cultural Affairs and International Movement of Catholic Students) (Joint statement)

[English] 2 minutes

 
 


International NGO Forum on Indonesian Development (INFID), Pax Romana (International Catholic Movement for Intellectual and Cultural Affairs and International Movement of Catholic Students) (Joint statement)

[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC)

[English] 2 minutes

 
 


World Organization Against Torture, Human Rights First (Joint statement)

[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International (AI)

[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA)

[English] 2 minutes

 
 

Point of order

 
 


Egypt


[English] 1 minute

 
 

Stakeholders Continued

 
 


Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA)

[English] 1 minute

 
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


Indonesia
His Excellency, Ambassador I Gusti Agung Wesaka Puja

[English] 5 minutes

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council
[ Adoption of the decision on the outcome of the Universal Peridic Review of Indonesia ]

video [English] 1 minute

 
 
 
 
 



 

Item 6: Universal Periodic Review (Continued)

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Consideration of the outcome on United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
A/HRC/8/25, A/HRC/8/G/1, A/HRC/8/G/3 

 
 
 
 


Great Britain and Northern Ireland 
His Excellency, Ambassador Peter Gooderham, Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to the United Nations Office in Geneva

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


Algeria

Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Nigeria

Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi

[English] 1 minute

 
 


Pakistan

Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

[English] 1 minute

 
 


Russian Federation

Mr. Alexey Goltyaev

[English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 

Stakeholders

 
 


International Save the Children Alliance


[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International


[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Islamic Human Rights Commission (IHRC)


[English] 2 minutes

 
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


Great Britain and Northern Ireland 
His Excellency, Ambassador Peter Gooderham, Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to the United Nations Office in Geneva

[English] 6 minutes

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council
[ Adoption of the decision on the outcome of the Universal Peridic Review of Great Britain and Northern Ireland ]

video [English] 1 minute

 
 
 
 
 



 

Item 6: Universal Periodic Review (Continued)

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Consideration of the outcome on India 
A/HRC/8/26

 
 
 
 


India 
His Excellency, Ambassador Swashpawan Singh, Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations Office in Geneva

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


Nigeria

Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi

[English] 1 minute

 
 


Netherland

Mr. Robert-Jan Sieben

[English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Arab Emirates

Mr. Adel Essa Hur Al Mahri

[English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Qatar

Mr. Mansour Abdulla Salem Al Sulaitin

[English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


China

Mr. Li Baodong

[English] [Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka

Mr. Ameerajwad Omer Lebbe

[English] 5 minutes

 
 


Morocco

Mr. Mohammed Loulichki

[English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Ghana

Ms. Mercy Yvonne Amoah

[English] 1 minute

 
 

Stakeholders

 
 


National Human Rights Commission of India


[English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Movement Against All Forms of Discrimination and Racism (IMADR), Pax Romana (International Catholic Movement for Intellectual and Cultural Affairs and International Movement of Catholic Students), Lutheran World Federation (LWF), Commission of the Churches on International Affairs of the World Council of Churches (CCIA/WCC) (Joint statement)

[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Action Canada for Population and Development (ACPD), Federation for Women and Family Planning, Latin American Committee for the Defence of Women's Rights (CLADEM) (Joint statement)

[English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Human Rights Association of American Minorities

[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International (AI)

[English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Islamic Federation of Student Organizations (IIFSO)

[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Interfaith International

[English] 2 minutes

 
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


India 
His Excellency, Ambassador Swashpawan Singh, Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations Office in Geneva

[English] 8 minutes

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council
[ Adoption of the decision on the outcome of the Universal Peridic Review of India ]

video [English] 1 minute

 
 
 
 
 



 

Item 6: Universal Periodic Review (Continued)

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Consideration of the outcome on Brazil 
A/HRC/8/27

 
 
 
 


Brazil 
Her Excellency, Mrs. Márcia Adorno Ramos, Head of the Human Rights Division in the Ministry of External Relations

video [English] 10 minutes

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


China

Mr. Zhang Yi

[English] [Chinese] 1 minute

 
 


Canada
Mr. Terry Cormier

[English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Nigeria

Mr. Ositadinma Anaedu

[English] 1 minute

 
 


Pakistan

Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

[English] 1 minute

 
 


Switzerland

Ms. Muriel Berset

[English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic

Mr. Abdulmonem Annan

[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Angola

Mr. Arcanjo Maria Do Nascimento

[English] 2 minutes

 
 

Stakeholders

 
 


Conectas Direitos Humanos


[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International (AI)

[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Centre on Housing Rights and Evictions (COHRE)

[English] 2 minutes

 
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


Brazil 
Her Excellency, Mrs. Márcia Adorno Ramos, Head of the Human Rights Division in the Ministry of External Relations

[English] 4 minutes

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council
[ Adoption of the decision on the outcome of the Universal Peridic Review of Brazil ]

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 
 
 
 



 

15:00 - 18:00 - 16th Plenary Meeting
video [English][Original language] 59 Minutes - Philippines

video [English][Original language] 51 Minutes - Algeria

video [English] 32 Minutes - Poland

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English]

 
 

Item 6: Universal Periodic Review

 
 
 
 

Consideration of the outcome on the Philippines

 
 
 
 


Philippines 
Her Excellency, Ambassador Erlinda F. BASILIO, Permanent Representative of the Philippines to the United Nations Office in Geneva

video [English]

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


China

Mr. Ke Yousheng

[English] [Chinese]

 
 


Algeria

Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

[English]

 
 


Canada

Mr. John Von Kaufmann

[English]

 
 


Qatar

Mr. Faisal Abdulla Al-Henzab

[English] [Arabic]

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. I. Gusti Agung Wesaka Puja

[English]

 
 


Sri Lanka

Mr. Ameerajwad Omer Lebbe

[English]

 
 


Thailand

Ms. Lada Phumas

[English]

 
 

Stakeholders

 
 


Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines


[English]

 
 


International Women's Rights Action Watch (IWRAW), Action Canada for Population and Development (ACPD), Federation for Women and Family Planning, Latin American Committee for the Defence of Women's Rights (CLADEM), Center for Reproductive Rights

[English]

 
 


Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International

[English]

 
 


Centre on Housing Rights and Evictions (COHRE)

[English]

 
 


Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA)

[English]

 
 


Commission of the Churches on International Affairs of the World Council of Churches (CCIA/WCC)

[English]

 
 


Indian Council of South America (CISA)

[English]

 
 


Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC)

[English]

 
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


Philippines
Her Excellency, Ambassador Erlinda F. BASILIO, Permanent Representative of the Philippines to the United Nations Office in Geneva

[English]

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council
[ Adoption of the decision on the outcome of the Universal Peridic Review of the Philippines ]

video [English]

 
 
 
 
 



 

Item 6: Universal Periodic Review (Continued)

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English]

 
 

Consideration of the outcome on Algeria 

 
 
 
 


Algeria 
His Excellency, Ambassador Idriss Jazaïry, Permanent Representative of Algeria to the United Nations Office in Geneva

video [English][French]

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


China

Mr. Ke Yousheng

[English] [Chinese]

 
 


Tunisia

Mr. Samir Labidi

[English] [Arabic]

 
 


United Arab Emirates

Mr. Obaid Salem Saeed Al Zaabi

[English] [Arabic]

 
 


Bahrain

Ms. Muna Radhi

[English] [Arabic]

 
 


Qatar (on behalf of the Arab Group)

M. Abdulla Falah Abdulla Al-Dosari

[English] [Arabic]

 
 


Cuba

Mr. Rafael García Collada

[English] [Spanish]

 
 


Nigeria

Mr. John A. Gana

[English]

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. I. Gusti Agung Wesaka Puja

[English]

 
 


Belgium

Mr. Nicolas Nihon

[English][French]

 
 


Pakistan

Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

[English]

 
 

Stakeholders

 
 


European Centre for Law and Justice (ECLJ)


[English] [French]

 
 


International Federation of Human Rights Leagues (FIDH), Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies (CIHRS) (Joint statement)

[English] [French]

 
 


Arab Commission for Human Rights (ACHR)


[English] [French]

 
 


Amnesty International


[English]

 
 

Point of order

 
 


Egypt (on behalf of the African Group)


[English]

 
 

Stakeholders (Continued)

 
 


Amnesty International


[English]

 
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


Algeria 
His Excellency, Ambassador Idriss Jazaïry, Permanent Representative of Algeria to the United Nations Office in Geneva

[English] [French]

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council
[ Adoption of the decision on the outcome of the Universal Peridic Review of Algeria ]

video [English]

 
 
 
 
 



 

Item 6: Universal Periodic Review (Continued)

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English]

 
 

Consideration of the outcome on Poland
A/HRC/8/30

 
 
 
 


Poland 
His Excellency, Ambassador Zdzislaw RAPACKI, Permanent Representative of Poland to the United Nations Office in Geneva

video [English]

 
 
 
 

Stakeholders

 
 


Federation for Women and Family Planning, Action Canada for Population and Development (ACPD), Latin American Committee for the Defence of Women's Rights (CLADEM), International Women's Rights Action Watch (IWRAW) Asia Pacific (Joint statement)

[English]

 
 


International Commission of Jurists (ICJ)


[English]

 
 


Amnesty International


[English]

 
 


Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights


[English]

 
 


European Region of The International Lesbian and Gay Association (ILGA-EUROPE)


[English]

 
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


Poland 
His Excellency, Ambassador Zdzislaw RAPACKI, Permanent Representative of Poland to the United Nations Office in Geneva

[English]

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council
[ Adoption of the decision on the outcome of the Universal Peridic Review of Poland ]

video [English]

 
 
 
 
 

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