Human Rights Council
Ninth session

8 - 24 September 2008

at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

 

September, 2008

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Tuesday, 9 September 2008
10:00 - 13:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

10:00 - 13:00 - 3rd Plenary Meeting
video [English][Original language] 2 hours and 29 minutes

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minutes

 
 

Item 2 - Annual report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and reports of the Office of the High Commissioner and the Secretary-General. (Continued)

 
 
 
 

General debate (continued)

 
 


Qatar

Mr. Abdulla Falah Abdulla Al-Dosari

video [English][Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Saudi Arabia

Mr. Abdulwahab Abdulsalam Attar

video[English][Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Algeria

M. Idriss Jazaïry

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Turkey

Mr. Ahmet Üzümcü

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Georgia

Mr. Giorgi Gorgiladze

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


New Zealand

Mr. Don Mackay

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Australia

Ms. Caroline Millar

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Colombia

Ms. Clemencia Forero Ucros

video [English][Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Norway

Ms. Bente Angell-Hansen

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Iceland

Mr. Veturlidi Thór Stefánsson

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Czech Republic

Ms. Veronika Stromšiková

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of

Mr. Enzo Bitetto Gavilanes

video [English][Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Ireland

Mr. Dáithí Ó Ceallaigh

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka

Mr. Rajiva Wijesinha

video [English] 2 minutes

 


Maldives
Mr. Abdul Ghafoor Mohamed

video [English] 3 minutes


Tunisia
Mr. Ali Cherif

video [English][French] 2 minutes


Nepal
Mr. Dinesh Bhattarai

video [English] 3 minutes

 


Oman

Mr. Yahya Salim Hamed Al-Wahaibi

video [English][Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Sudan

Mr. John Ukec Lueth Ukec

video [English][Arabic] 5 minutes

 
 


Thailand

Mr. Vijavat Isarabhakdi

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Belgium

Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen

video [English][French] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco

Mr. Mohammed Loulichki

video [English][French] 4 minutes

 
 


International Organization of la Francophonie

Mr. Libère Bararunyeretse

video [English][French] 3 minutes

 
 


Uganda

Ms. Cissy Helen Taliwaku

video [English] 3 minutes

 


Iran, Islamic Republic of
Mr. Asadollah Eshragh Jahromi

video [English] 4 minutes


Austria
Mr. Christian Strohal

video [English] 3 minutes


African Union
Mr. Yakdhan El Habib

video [English][French] 2 minutes

 

Non-governemental Organizations

 
 


Joint Statement: International Service for Human Rights (ISHR), Franciscans International (FI), Friends World Committee for Consultation (QUAKERS) (FWCC), Association for the Prevention of Torture (APT), Baha'i International Community


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: European Region of the International Lesbian and Gay Association (ILGA-EUROPE) -Europe, Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network, Lesbian and Gay Federation in Germany (LSUD), Center for Women's Global Leadership (CWGL)


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint statement: International Human Rights Association of American Minorities (IHRAAM), International Islamic Federation of Student Organizations (IIFSO), World Muslim Congress (WMC)


video [English] 3 minutes

 


Joint statement: Mbororo Social and Cultural Development Association (MBOSCUDA), Interfaith International

video [English][French] 3 minutes


Human Rights Watch (HRW)

video [English] 3 minutes


Nord-Sud XXI

video [English] 2 minutes


International Commission of Jurists (ICJ)

video [English] 3 minutes

 


Commission to Study the Organization of Peace


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


European Union of Public Relations (EUPR)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint statement: Association of World Citizens (AWC), International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU)


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


United Nations Watch (UN Watch)


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 

General remarks on the HRC work during the forthcoming cycle

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 

Item 1 - Organizational and procedural matters

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 

Consideration of the draft resolution A/HRC/9/L.1

 
 


Martin Ihoegian Uhomoibhi, President of the Human Rights Council
Egypt
Martin Ihoegian Uhomoibhi, President of the Human Rights Council
Egypt

Martin Ihoegian Uhomoibhi, President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Draft resolution (A/HRC/9/L.1) is deferred

 


Egypt (on behalf of the African Group)
Mr. Amr Roshdy Hassan

video [English] 2 minutes

 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 
 
 

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

 
 
 
 

Report of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict
A/HRC/9/3, A/HRC/9/NGO/36
Ms. Radhika Coomaraswamy

video [English] 14 minutes

 

 

15:00 - 18:00 - 4th Plenary Meeting
video [English][Original language] 2 hours and 56 minutes

 
 
 
 

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

 
 
 
 

Report of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict
A/HRC/9/3, A/HRC/9/NGO/36
Ms. Radhika Coomaraswamy

 
 
 
 

Interactive dialogue

 
 


Chile

Mr. Carlos Portales

video [English][Spanish] 6 minutes

 
 


Philippines

Ms. Erlinda F. Basilio

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Japan

Ms. Yoko Tsuda

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


France

Mr. Emmanuel Rousseau

video [English][French] 4 minutes

 
 


Pakistan (on behalf of the Organization of the Islamic Conference)

Ms. Tehmina Janjua

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan

Mr. Elchin Amirbayov

video [English][French] 3 minutes

 
 


Canada

Mr. Terry Cormier

video [English][French] 2 minutes

 
 


Egypt

Mr. Omar Shalaby

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Belgium

Ms. Liesbeth Goossens

video [English][French] 2 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

Ms. Marina Koronova

video [English][Russian] 4 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea

Mr. Seok-Hee Kang

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Luxembourg
Ms. Christine Goy

video [English][French] 2 minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Ms. Natalie Kohli

video [English][French] 3 minutes

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. Benny Yan Pieter Siahaan

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Italy

Mr. Roberto Vellano

video [English][French] 2 minutes

 
 


Georgia

Ms. Tamar Tamashvili

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Ms. Melanie Hopkins

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Viet Nam

Mr. Vu Anh Quang

video [English][French] 2 minutes

 
 


Iraq

Mr. Omer Berzinji

video [English][Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Sweden

Mr. Lars Nordlander

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka

Mr. Rajiva Wijesinha

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Costa Rica

Ms. Alexandra Segura Hernández

video [English][Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Nepal

Mr. Dinesh Bhattarai

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sudan

Ms. Rahma Salih Elobied

video [English][Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh

Mr. Mustafizur Rahman

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Nigeria

Mr. Ositadinma Anaedu

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Myanmar

Mr. Wunna Maung Lwin

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Argentina

Mr. Alexis Damian Elias Am

video [English][Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Iceland

Mr. Ragnar G. Kristjánsson

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Colombia

Ms. Clemencia Forero Ucros

video [English][Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Norway

Mr. Vebjørn Heines

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Non-governemental Organizations

 
 


Afghanistan
Independent Human Rights Commission

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Colombian Commission of Jurists (CCJ)


video [English][Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Defence for Children International (DCI)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Islamic Federation of Student Organisations (IIFSO)


video [English] 1 minute

 
 


International Human Rights Association of American Minorities (IHAAM)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


World Muslim Congress (WMC)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Concluding remark by mandate-holder

 
 


Report of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict
Ms. Radhika Coomaraswamy

video [English] 6 minutes

 
 
 
 

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the Situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous people
A/HRC/9/9 and A/HRC/9/9/Add.1
Mr. James Anaya

video [English] 11 minutes

 
 
 
 

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the adverse effects of the illicit movement and dumping of toxic and dangerous products and wastes on the enjoyment of human rights
A/HRC/9/22 and A/HRC/9/22/Add.1, A/HRC/9/22/Add.2, A/HRC/9/NGO/7, A/HRC/9/NGO/52
Mr. Okechukwu Ibeanu

video [English] 11 minutes

 
 
 
 

Concerned countries

 
 


Ecuador

Mr. Juan Holguín

video [English][Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


United Republic of Tanzania

Mr. Baraka H. Luvanda

video [English] 6 minutes

 
 

Interactive dialogue

 
 


Brazil

Mr. Alexandre Guido Lopes Parola

video [English] 6 minutes

 
 


Côte d'Ivoire
(on behalf of the African Group)
M. Kablan Porquet

video [English][French] 1 minute

 
 


Côte d'Ivoire

M. Kablan Porquet

video [English][French] 1 minute

 
 


New Zealand

Ms. Nicola Hill

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Mexico

Mr. José Guevara

video [English][Spanish] 5 minutes

 
 


Norway

Mr. Vebjørn Heines

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Bolivia

Ms. Angélica Navarro Llanos

video [English][Spanish] 6 minutes

 
 


France

Mr. Emmanuel Rousseau

video [English][French] 5 minutes

 

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