Human Rights Council
Eighth session

2 - 18 June 2008

at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

 

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Tuesday, 17 June 2008
10:00 - 13:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

10:00 - 13:00 - 25th Plenary Meeting
video [English][Original language] 2 hours and 22 minutes

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Item 8: Follow-up and implementation of the Vienna Declaration and Programme of Action (Continued)

 
 
 
 

General debate under Item 8 (Continued)

 
 
 
 

Non-governemental Organizations (Continued)

 
 


International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU)


[English] 3 minutes

 
 


European Region of the International Lesbian and Gay Association (ILGA-Europe), Danish National Organisation for Gay Men and Lesbians (LBL), Lesbian and Gay Federation in Germany (LSVD), Swedish Federation of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Rights (RFSL) (Joint statement)

[English] 3 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] 1 minute

 
 

Durban PrepCom: Oral report

 
 
 
 

Ms. Glaudine Mtshali (South Africa)
Vice-President of the Bureau for the Durban PrepCom

[ Presentation on the work of the first substantive session of the Preparatory Committee of the Durban Review Conference, which was held from 21 April to 2 May 2008 ]

video [English] 11 minutes

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

General debate

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


Egypt (on behalf of the African Group)

Mr. Omar Shalaby

[English] 6 minutes

 
 


Pakistan (on behalf of the Organization of the Islamic Conference
)
Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

[English] 5 minutes

 
 


Slovenia (on behalf of the European Union)

Mr. Andrej Logar

[English] 4 minutes

 
 


Argentina (on behalf of MERCOSUR)

Mr. Alberto J. Dumont

[English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Brazil

Ms. Silviane Tusi Brewer

[English] 6 minutes

 
 


Cuba

Mr. Yuri Gala

[English] [Spanish] 7 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Mr. Peter Gooderham

[English] 5 minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Ms. Alexandra Ruppen

[English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan

Mr. Mammad Talibov

[English] 4 minutes

 
 


Senegal

Mr. Pierre Diouf

[English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


China

Mr. Ke Yousheng

[English] [Chinese] 3 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

Ms. Natalia Zolotova

[English] [Russian] 5 minutes

 
 


Algeria

Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

[English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of )

Mr.

[English] 3 minutes

 
 


International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Cross Society

Ms. Katherine Bundra

[English] 3 minutes

 
 


Turkey

Mr. Ali Onaner

[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Libyan Arab Jamahiriya

Mr. Fawzi M.S. Abusaa

[English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 

Non-governemental Organizations

 
 


Mouvement contre le racisme et pour l'amitié entre les peuples (MRAP)

[English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Nord-Sud XXI


[English] 1 minute

 
 


Liberation


[English] 3 minutes

 
 


UN Watch


[English] 3 minutes

 
 


Indian Council of South America (CISA)


[English] 3 minutes

 
 


Mbororo Social and Cultural Development Association (MBOSCUDA)


[English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Indian Movement Tupaj Amaru (MITA)


[English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU)


[English] 3 minutes

 
 


World Union for progressive Judaism (WUPJ)


[English] 1 minute

 
 

Point of order

 
 


Egypt
President


[English] [Original Language] 1 minute

 
 

Non-governemental Organizations (Continued)

 
 


World Union for progressive Judaism (WUPJ)


[English] 2 minutes

 
 


Al-Hakim Foundation


[English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


World Federation of Trade Unions (WFTU)


[English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


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


[English] 3 minutes

 
 


International Islamic Federation of student Organizations (IIFSO)


[English] 3 minutes

 
 


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

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
 
 
 
 



 

15:00 - 18:00 - 26th Plenary Meeting
video[English][Original language] 59 minutes

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council

video[English] [English / French] 1 minute

 
 

Item 10: Technical assistance and capacity-building

 
 
 
 

Mr. Louis Joinet
Independent expert on the situation of human rights in Haiti

video[English] [French] 13 minutes

 
 
 
 

Concerned Country

 
 


Haiti

Mr. Jean-Claude Pierre

[English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 

Interactive dialogue

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


Slovenia (on behalf of the European Union)

Mr. Marko Ham

[English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Luxembourg

Ms. Christine Goy

[English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


France

Mr. Jean-Baptiste Mattei

[English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Canada

Mr. John Von Kaufmann

[English] [English / French] 4 minutes

 
 


Uruguay

Mr. Alejandro Artucio Rodríguez

[English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 

Answers to the questions and final remarks

 
 


Mr. Louis Joinet

Independent expert on the situation of human rights in Haiti

video[English] [French] 9 minutes

 
 


Mr. Doru Costea
President of the Human Rights Council

video[English] 1 minute

 
 

General debate under Item 10

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


Slovenia (on behalf of the European Union)

Mr. Andrej Logar

[English] 4 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka

Mr. Ameerajwad Omer Lebbe

[English] 3 minutes

 
 

Non-governemental Organizations

 
 


United Nations Watch


[English] 3 minutes

 
 

Right of Reply

 
 


Iran (Islamic republic of)


[English] 3 minutes

 
 


Mr. Boudewijn Van Eenennaam
Vice-President of the Human Rights Council

video[English] 1 minute

 
 
 
 
 

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