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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Wednesday, 17 September 2008
10:00 - 13:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

10:00 - 13:00 - 13th Plenary Meeting
video [English][Original language] 2 hours and 55 minutes

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Item 4 - Human rights situations that require the Council’s attention (Continued)

 
 
 
 

Non-governmental Organizations(Continued)

 
 


Joint Statement: Society for Threatened Peoples, Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM ASIA), Asian Indigenous and Tribal Peoples Network (AITPN), Mouvement contre le Racisme et pour l’amitié entre les Peoples (MRAP)


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies (CIHRS)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Mouvement contre  le Racisme et pour l’Amitié entre les Peuples (MRAP)


video [English][French] 3 minutes

 
 


Bahá’í International Community


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


International Federation of Human Rights Leagues (FIDH)


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Fraciscans International


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Human Rights Watch


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


International Educational Development (IED)


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Colombian Commission of Jurists


video [English][Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


International Commission of Jurists


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Union of Arab Jurists, General Arab Women Federation


video [English][Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Asian Forum for Human Rights And Development (FORUM ASIA), People’s Solidarity for Participatory Democracy


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


United Nations Watch


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


International Human Rights Association of American Minorities (IHRAAM)


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


International Islamic Federation of Students Organisations


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: International Movement Against all Forms of Discrimination and Racism (IMADR), Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM ASIA)


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Mbororo Social And Cultural Development Association (MBOSCUDA)


video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT)


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Liberation


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: MINBYUN – Lawyers for a Democratic Society, Asian Legal Resource Centre


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Lutheran World Federation (LWF), International Movement Against all Forms of Discrimination and Racism (IMADR)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Organisation For The Elimination Of All Forms Of Racial Discrimination (EAFORD)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Society Studies Centre


video [English][Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Sudan Council for Voluntary Agencies (SCOVA)

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Hawa Organisation for Women


video [English][Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Al-Zubair Charity Organisation


video [English][Arabic] 4 minutes

 
 


Child Development Foundation (CDF)


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Sudanese Women General Union (SWGU)


video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


African-American Society For Humanitarian Aid And Development (ASHAD)


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


North-South XXI


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Arab Lawyers Union


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


European Union of Public Relations (EUPR)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Rights of reply

 
 


Sudan


video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka


video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Georgia


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Myanmar


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Ethiopia


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


India


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Democratic People’s Republic of Korea


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Zimbabwe


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation


video [English][Russian] 3 minutes

 
 


Pakistan


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Colombia


video [English][Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


China


video [English][Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


Iran, Islamic Republic of


video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Morocco


video [English][French] 3 minutes

 
 


Afghanistan


video [English][French] 2 minutes

 
 


Iraq


video [English][Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Netherlands


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Japan


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


France (on belalf of the European Union)

video [English][French] 1 minute

 
 


Georgia


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Democratic People’s Republic of Korea


video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Uzbekistan


video [English][Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation


video [English][Russian] 1 minute

 

 

15:00 - 18:00 - 14th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 2 hours and 46 minutes

 
     
 

Item 4 - Human rights situations that require the Council’s attention

Rights of reply (Continued)

 
 


Algeria


video [English][French] 4 minutes

 
 


Japan


video [English][French] 1 minute

 
 


Morocco


video [English][French] 3 minutes

 
 


Algeria


video [English][French] 3 minutes

 
 

Item 5 - Human rights bodies and mechanisms

 
 
 
 

Oral report of Human Rights Council Advisory Committee
Mr. Miguel Alfonso Martínez, Chairperson of the Human Rights Council Advisory Committee

video [English][Spanish] 12 minutes

 
 
 
 

Oral report of Social Forum
H.E. Ambassador Mousa Burayzat, Chairperson of the Social Forum

video [English] 11 minutes

 
     
 

General debate under Item 5

 
 


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

video [English][French] 4 minutes

 
 


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

Mr. Imran Ahmed Siddiqui

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Egypt (on behalf of the African Group)

Mr. Amr Roshdy Hassan

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Brazil

Mr. João Ernesto Christofolo

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


India

Ms. Rachita Bhandari

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Japan

Mr. Osamu Yamanaka

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Ms. Muriel Berset

video [English][French] 4 minutes

 
 


Cuba

Ms. Mirta Granda Averhoff

video [English][Spanish] 5 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea

Mr. Ha Wie-young

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Chile

Mr. Rodrigo Donoso

video [English][Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

Mr. Alexey Goltyaev

video [English][Russian] 4 minutes

 
 


Indonesia

Ms. Indah Nuria Savitri

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Nigeria

Mr. Ositadinma Anaedu

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Angola

Mr. Arcanjo Maria Do Nascimento

video [English][French] 5 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh

Mr. Md Mustafizur Rahman

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan

Ms. Konül Gasimova

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


China

Mr. Qian Bo

video [English][Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


Malaysia

Mr. Ismail bin Mohamad Bkri

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Lithuania

Mr. Jānis Mažeiks

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Morocco

Mr. Mohammed Loulichki

video [English][French] 4 minutes

 
 


Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of

Mr. Germán Mundaraín Hernández

video [English][Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 

Non-governmental Organizations

 
 


Joint Statement: International Organization for the Right to Education and Freedom of Education (OIDEL), Soka Gakkai International (SGI), International Alliance of Women, International Federation of Social Workers (IFSW), Interfaith International, World Student Christian Federation (WSCF), International Council of Women(ICW-CIF), International Federation of University Women, International Catholic Child Bureau(ICCB),  Association Points-Coeur, International Organisation for the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (EAFORD), Institute for Planetary Synthesis (IPS), Pax Romana (International Catholic Movement For Intellectual and Cultural Affairs and International Movement of Catholic Students)


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Indian Council Of South America (CISA), International Educational Development, Interfaith International


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


International Educational Development (IED)


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


International Movement Against all forms of Discrimination and Racism (IMADR)


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


European Bureau for Lesser Used Languages (EBLUL)


video [English][Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


International Pen


video [English][French] 2 minutes

 
 


European Union of Public Relations


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


International Institute for Peace (IIP)


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


International Service for Human Rights


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


World Peace Council


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Universal Esperanto Association


video [English][French] 3 minutes

 
 


Association of World Citizens


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 

Item 6 - Universal Periodic Review

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 2 minutes

 

General debate under Item 6

 
 


France (on behalf of the European Union)

Mr. Jean-Baptiste Mattéi

video [English][French] 6 minutes

 
 


Egypt (on behalf of the African Group)

Mr. Amr Roshdy Hassan

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


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

Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Closing statement

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 7 minutes

 

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