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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Monday, 15 September 2008

 
 

10:00 - 13:00 - 9th Plenary Meeting
Complaint procedure (Closed meeting)

 
 
 
 

15:00 - 18:00 - 10th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 2 hours and 56 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 (Continued)

 
 
 
 

Review, rationalisation and improvement of mandates (RRI)

 
 
 
 

Main sponsor

 
 


South Africa (on behalf of the African Group)
Ms. Beulah Naidoo

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 

Working Group on people of African descent
Ms. Sima Samar, Special Rapporteur on the situation on human rights in the Sudan (present the report on behalf of Mr. Joe Frans)

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 
 
 

Council Members, Observer States and other observers

 
 


France
(on behalf of the European Union)
Ms. Sidonie Thomas

video [English][French] 3 minutes

 
 


Ghana

Ms. Mercy Yvonne Amoah

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Brazil

Ms. Bruna Vieira De Paula

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


China

Mr. Ke Yousheng

video [English][Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


Pakistan
(on behalf of the Organization of the Islamic Conference)
Ms. Tehmina Janjue

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Algeria

Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

video [English][French] 2 minutes

 
 

Main sponsor - Wrap up

 
 


South Africa (on behalf of the African Group)
Ms. Beulah Naidoo

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Mandate of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General on the human rights situation in Cambodia

 
 
 
 

Main sponsor

 
 


Japan
Mr. Shinichi Kitajima

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 

Mandate-holder

 
 


Special Representative of the Secretary-General for human rights in Cambodia
Ms. Sima Samar (on behalf of Mr. Yash Ghai)

video [English] 6 minutes

 
 

Concerned country

 
 


Cambodia
Mr. Sun Suon

video [English] 6 minutes

 
 

Council Members

 
 


France
(on behalf of the European Union)
Mr. Jean-Baptiste Mattéi

video [English][French] 5 minutes

 
 


Canada

Mr.John Von Kaufmann

video [English][French] 3 minutes

 
 


Malaysia

Mr. Ismail Mohamad Bkri

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Ms. Muriel Berset

video [English][French] 3 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea

Mr. Wie-young Ha

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. Benny Yan Pieter Siahaan

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Observer States and other observers

 
 


Sri Lanka

Mr. Ameerajwad Omer Lebbe

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Australia

Mr. Guy O’brien

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


New Zealand

Ms. Amy Laurenson

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Viet Nam

Mr. Vu Anh Quang

video [English][French] 2 minutes

 
 

Non-governmental Organizations

 
 


Joint Statement: International Federation of Human Rights Leagues (FIDH), Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM ASIA)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Human Rights Watch (HRW), Amnesty International (AI)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Centre on Housing Rights and Evictions (COHRE)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Main sponsor - Wrap up

 
 


Japan
Mr. Shinichi Kitajima

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Reports of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and reports of the Office of the High Commissioner and the Secretary-General
Ms. Kyun-wha Kang, Deputy High Commissioner

A/HRC/9/2, A/HRC/9/8, A/HRC/9/11, A/HRC/9/24, A/HRC/9/27, A/HRC/9/G/1,
A/HRC/9/G/3, A/HRC/9/NGO/2, A/HRC/9/NGO/3, A/HRC/9/NGO/4,
A/HRC/9/NGO/5, A/HRC/9/NGO/6, A/HRC/9/NGO/9, A/HRC/9/NGO/10,                                                                    
A/HRC/9/NGO/11, A/HRC/9/NGO/15, A/HRC/9/NGO/28, A/HRC/9/NGO/30,
A/HRC/9/NGO/31, A/HRC/9/NGO/35, A/HRC/9/NGO/37, A/HRC/9/NGO/41,
A/HRC/9/NGO/46, A/HRC/9/NGO/47, A/HRC/9/NGO/51, A/HRC/9/NGO/54,
A/HRC/9/NGO/55

video [English][English/French] 12 minutes

 
 
 
 

General debate under item 3

 
 


France
(on behalf of the European Union)
Mr. Jean-Baptiste Mattéi

video [English][French] 6 minutes

 
 


Egypt
(on behalf of the African Group)
Mr. Omar Shalaby

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Chile on behalf of the GRULAC

Mr. Carlos Portales

video [English][Spanish] 8 minutes

 
 


Pakistan
(on behalf of the Organization of the Islamic Conference)
Ms. Tehmina Janjua

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Brazil (On Behalf of the MERCOSUR)

Mr. Alexandre Guido Lopes Parola

video [English][Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Cuba (on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement)

Mr. Resfel PINO Álvarez

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Pakistan

Ms. Tehmina Janjua

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Japan

Ms. Yoko Tsuda

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Bolivia

Ms. Angélica Navarro Llanos

video [English][Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Qatar

Mr. Khalid A. A. Al-Hajri

video [English][Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. Kamapradipta Isnomo

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


China

Mr. Ke Yousheng

video [English][Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


India

Mr. Swashpawan Singh

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Malaysia

Mr. Ismail Mohamad Bkri

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Algeria

Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

video [English][French] 4 minutes

 
 


Ecuador

Mr. Mauricio Montalvo

video [English][Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


New Zealand

Ms. Mary-Anne Crompton

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic

Ms. Rania Al Rifaiy

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Yemen

Mr. Ibrahim Saied Mohamed Al-Adoofi

video [English][Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Viet Nam

Ms. Nguyen Thi Thu Trang

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco

Mr. Mohammed Loulichki

video [English][French] 2 minutes

 

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