Human Rights Council
Third Universal Periodic Review

1 - 15 December 2008


at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

 

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Monday, 1 December 2008
10:00 - 13:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

10:00 - 13:00 - Opening of the session - 1st Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 2 hours and 48 minutes

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 

Review of Botswana

  • National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 15 (a) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/3/BWA/1): A | C | E | F | R | S
  • Compilation prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (b) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/3/BWA/2): A | C | E | F | R | S
  • Summary prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (c) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/3/BWA/3): A | C | E | F | R | S

 
     
 

H.E. Mr. Seretse Dikgakgamatso, Minister of Defence and Security of Botswana to introduce the report.

video [English] 25 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Juan Antonio FernÁndez Palacios

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Spain
Mr. Pablo Gomez de Olea

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Belgium
Mr. Stijn Houben

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Chile
Mr. Carlos Portales

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Finland
Mr. Hannu Himanen

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Jean-Baptiste Mattéi

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Netherlands
Mr. Robert-Jan Sieben

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Mauritius
Mr. Subhas Gujadhur

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Mexico
Mr. Miguel Malfavon Andrade

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 

Comments and answers by Botswana

  • H.E. Mr. Seretse Dikgakgamatso

video [English] 13 minutes

 
 


Slovakia
Ms. Ivana Kasarova

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Czech Republic
Ms. Petra Ali Dolakova

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Germany
Mr. Konrad Scharinger

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Fatih Ulusoy

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Ms. Maria Nazareth Farani Azevêdo

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Mr. Andrej Logar

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Sweden
Mr. Måns Molander

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sudan
Mr. John Ukec Lueth Ukec

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Ms. Laura Callaghan-Pace

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Djibouti
Mr. Ahmed Mohamed Abro

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 

Comments and answers by Botswana

  • H.E. Mr. Seretse Dikgakgamatso
video [English] 4 minutes
 
 


Zambia
Ms. Encyla M. Sinjela

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Italy
Mr. Roberto Nocella

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


South Africa
Ms. Glaudine J. Mtshali

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Canada
Mr. Terry Cormier

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Latvia
Mr. Janis Mazeiks

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Maldives
Mr. Abdul Ghafoor Mohamed

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


China
Mr. He Zhaohua

video [English] [Chinese] 3 minutes

 
 


Australia
Mr. Guy O'Brien

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Norway
Mr. Mr. Vebjørn Heines

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Argentina
Ms. Mariela Fogante

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
 


Holy See
Mr. Hubertus Matheus Van Megen

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Japan
Mr. Osamu Yamanaka

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Ghana
Ms. Loretta Asiedu

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Republic of Tanzania
Mr. Marco Kassaja

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Ireland
Ms. Amy McArdle

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Philippines
Ms. Erlinda Basilio

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh
Mr. Mustafizur Rahman

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Egypt
Mr. Ahmed Ihab Gamaleldin

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Nigeria
Mr. Ifeanyi E. Nwosu

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Denmark
Mr. Lars Volck Madsen

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Cameroon
Mr. Anatole Fabien Marie Nkou

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Final remark by Botswana

  • H.E. Mr. Seretse Dikgakgamatso
  • Mr. Augustine Makgonatsothle
  • H.E. Mr. Seretse Dikgakgamatso

video [English] 14 minutes

 
     
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
     
 

15:00 - 18:00 - 2nd Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 1 hours and 44 minutes

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Review of Bahamas

  • National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 15 (a) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/3/BHS/1): A | C | E | F | R | S
  • Compilation prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (b) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/3/BHS/2): A | C | E | F | R | S
  • Summary prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (c) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/3/BHS/3): A | C | E | F | R | S

 
     
 

H.E. Mr. Michael BARNETT, Attorney General & Minister of Legal Affairs of the Bahamas to introduce the report.

[English] 19 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Idriss JazaÏry

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Juan Antonio FernÁndez Palacios

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Chile
Mr. Carlos Portales

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


France
Ms. Véronique Basso

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Netherlands
Ms. Susanna Terstal

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Mexico
Mr. José Guevara

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Czech Republic
Ms. Petra Ali Dolakova

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Germany
Mr. Konrad Scharinger

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Ms. Denise Regan

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Mr. Joao Ernesto Christofolo

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Mr. Marko Ham

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Sweden
Mr. Mans Molander

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Italy
Mr. Roberto Vellano

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Comments and answers by Bahamas

  • Mr. Michael BARNETT

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Canada
Mr. Terry Cormier

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Maldives
Mr. Abdul Ghafoor Mohamed

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


China
Ms. Yang Xiaoming

video [English] [Chinese] 1 minute

 
 


Australia
Mr. Guy O'Brien

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Latvia
Mr. Janis Mazeiks

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Argentina
Mr. Gonzalo M. Jordan

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
 


Barbados
Mr. Matthew Wilson

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Comments and answers by Bahamas

  • Mr. Michael BARNETT
video [English] 5 minutes
 
 


Bangladesh
M. Mustafizur Rahman

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Pakistan
Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Jamaica
Mr. Peter C. Black

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Ghana
Ms. Mercy Yvonne Amoah

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Haiti
Mr. Jean-Claude Pierre

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Botswana
Mr. Augustine Makgonatsothle

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Djibouti
Mr. Mohamed-Siad Doualeh

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 

Final remark by Mr. Michael BARNETT, Attorney General & Minister of Legal Affairs of the Bahamas

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 

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