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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Thursday, 18 September 2008
10:00 - 13:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

10:00 - 13:00 - 15th Plenary Meeting
video [English][Original language] 2 hours and 50 minutes

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 

Item 7 - Human Rights situation in Palestine and other occupied Arab territories

 
 
 
 

Follow-up to special sessions (resolution S-31 – Beit Hanoun)

Report of the High-Level Fact-Finding Mission to Beit Hanoun as contained in document A/HRC/9/26
Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu

A/HRC/9/26, A/HRC/9/NGO/1, A/HRC/9/NGO/12, A/HRC/9/NGO/34

video [English] 17 minutes

 
 
 
 

Concerned Countries

 
 


Israel

Mr. Aharon Leshno-yaar

video [English] 6 minutes

 
 


Palestine

Mr. Mohammad Abu-Koash

video [English] 6 minutes

 
 

Interactive dialogue

 
 


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

Ms. Tehmina Janjua

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Egypt (on behalf of the African Group)

Mr. Hisham Badr

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


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

video [English][French] 3 minutes

 
 


Morocco (On behalf of the Arab Group)

Mr. Mohammed Loulichki

video [English][Arabic] 4 minutes

 
 


Cuba (on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement)

Mr. Juan Antonio Fernández Palacios

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Egypt

Mr. Hisham Badr

video [English][Arabic] 4 minutes

 
 


Mexico

Mr. Luis Alfonso De Alba

video [English][Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Saudi Arabia

Mr. Abdulwahab Abdulsalam Attar

video [English][Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Iran, Islamic Republic of

Mr. Hamid Baiedinejad

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

video [English][Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


South Africa

Mr. Anthony Sedwyn

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


China

Mr. Ke Yousheng

video [English][Chinese] 3 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh
Mr. Md Mustafizur Rahman

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Qatar

Mr. Mansoor Abdulla Salem Al-Sulaitin

video [English][Arabic] 4 minutes

 
 


Iraq

Mr. Omer Berzinji

video [English][Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Malaysia

Mr. Johan Ariff Abdul Razak

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic
Ms.Rania Al Rifaiy

video [English][Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


United Arab Emirates
Mr. Adel Essa Hur Al Mahri

video [English][Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Kuwait

Mr. Najeeb A.A. Al-Bader

video [English][Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Jordan

Mr. Bashar Abu Taleb

video [English][Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


New Zealand

Ms. Wendy Hinton

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Yemen

Mr. Ibrahim Saied Mohamed Al-Adoofi

video [English][Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Tunisia

Mr. Ali Cherif

video [English][French] 3 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka

Mr. Rajiva Wijesinha

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sudan

Ms. Zehor Hassan Sid Ahmed Mohammed

video [English][Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Maruitania

Ms. Mounina Mint Abdellah

video [English][Arabic] 1 minute

 
 


Senegal

Mr. Tidiane Thiam

video [English][French] 3 minutes

 
 


Organisation of the Islamic Conference

Mr. Babacar Ba

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Libyan Arab Jamahiriya

Mr. Dia A. Abubaker

video [English][Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Bahrain

Mr. Abdulla Abdullatif Abdulla

video [English][Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 

Non-governmental Organizations

 
 


Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies (CIHRS)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Nations Watch


video [English][French] 3 minutes

 
 

Concluding remarks

 
 


Professor Christine Chinkin
, International distinguished academic from the London School of Economics

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu


video [English] 7 minutes

 
 

General debate under Item 7

 
 


Israel
as a concerned country
Mr. Aharon Leshno-yaar

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Palestine
as a concerned country
Mr. Mohammad Abu-Koash

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic as a concerned country
Mr. Faysal Khabbaz Hamoui

video [English][Arabic] 5 minutes

 
 


Cuba (on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement)

Mr. Juan Antonio Fernández Palacios

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


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

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


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

video [English][French] 4 minutes

 

 

15:00 - 18:00 - 16th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 2 hours and 39 minutes

 
     
 

General debate under Item 7 (Continued)

 
 


Morocco (On behalf of the Arab Group)

Mr. Mohammed Loulichki

video [English][Arabic] 4 minutes

 
 


Egypt

Mr. Hisham Badr

video [English][Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


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

Ms. Tehmina Janjua

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Bahrain

Mr. Abdulla Abdullatif Abdulla

video [English][Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Ms. Muriel Berset

video [English][French] 2 minutes

 
 


Saudi Arabia

Mr. Abdulwahab Abdulsalam Attar

video [English][Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. Benny Yan Pieter Siahaan

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

Mr. Sergey Kondratiev

video [English][Russian] 5 minutes

 
 


Algeria

Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

video [English][Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Yemen

Mr. Ibrahim Saied Mohamed Al-Adoofi

video [English][Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Kuwait

M. Najeeb A.A. Al-Bader

video [English][Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Iran, Islamic Republic of

Mr. Hamid Baiedinejad

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Oman

Mr. Mohamed Saud Al-Rawahi

video [English][Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco

Mr. Abdelmounaim El Farouq

video [English][Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Sudan

Ms. Zehor Hassan Sid Ahmed Mohammed

video [English][Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Turkey

Ms. Asligül Üğdül

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Tunisia

Mr. Ali Cherif

video [English][Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 

Non-governmental Organizations

 
 


International Organization for the Elimination of all Forms of Racial Discrimination (EAFORD)


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Association for World Education


video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


North-South XXI


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Nations Watch


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Coordinating Board Of Jewish Organisations (CBJO)

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Point of reply

 
 


Egypt

Mr. Elchin Amirbayov, Vice-President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Non-governmental Organizations (Continued)

 
 


Coordinating Board Of Jewish Organisations (CBJO)

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Organization for Defending Victims of Violence


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Iranian Elite Research Centre (IERC)


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IAJD), Union of Arab Jurists


video [English][French] 3 minutes

 
 

Item 6 - Universal Periodic Review

 
 
 
 

General debate under Item 6 (Continued)

 
 


India

Mr. Swashpawan Singh

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Nigeria

Mr. Ositadinma Anaedu

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Ms. Muriel Berset

video [English][French] 2 minutes

 
 


Mexico

Ms. Mariana Olivera West

video [English][Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


China

Mr. Qian Bo

video [English][Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba

Ms. Maria Del Carmen Herrera

video [English][Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Romania

Ms. Florentina Voicu

video [English][French] 3 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka

Mr. Rajiva Wijesinha

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


International Organization of la Francophonie

Ms. Sandra Coulibaly Leroy

video [English][French]

 
 

NHRI, Non-governmental Organizations

 
 


South African Human Rights Commission


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: International Service For Human Rights, Baha’i International Community


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Human Rights Watch


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Asian Forum For Human Rights and Development (FORUM
ASIA)

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


United Nations Watch


video [English][English/French] 3 minutes

 
 


Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Federation for Women and Family Planning, Action Canada for Population and Development (ACPD)


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 

Item 8 - Follow-up and implementation of the Vienna Declaration and Programme of Action
A/HRC/9/4, A/HRC/9/4/Corr.1, A/HRC/9/6, A/HRC/9/G/3, A/HRC/9/NGO/23, A/HRC/9/NGO/38, A/HRC/9/G/5

 
 
 
 

General debate under Item 8

 
 


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

video [English] 6 minutes

 
 


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

video [English][French] 5 minutes

 
 


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

Mr. Imran Ahmed Siddiqui

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Cuba (on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement)

Ms. Maria Del Carmen Herrera

video [English] 4 minutes

 

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