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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Tuesday, 9 December 2008
09:00 - 12:00 | 12:00 - 12:30 | 14:30 - 17:30 | 17:30 - 18:00

 
 

09:00 - 12:00 - 11th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 2 hours and 18 minutes

 
 


Mr. Alberto Dumont
Vice-President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Review of Turkmenistan

  • National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 15 (a) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/3/TKM/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/TKM/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/TKM/3): A | C | E | F | R | S

 
     
 

Ms. Shirin Akhmedova, Director of the Institute for Human Rights & Democracy Under the President of Turkmenistan to introduce the report.

video [English] [Russian] 11 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


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

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Fatih Ulusoy

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Switzerland
Ms. Natalie Kohli

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Valery Loshchinin

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan
Mr. Elchin Amirbayov

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Boualem Chebihi

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Poland
Ms. Krystyna Żurek

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Italy
Mr. Roberto Vellano

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Mr. Murilo Vieira Komniski

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Netherlands
Mr. Arjan Lucas

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


India
Ms. Rachita Bhandari

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Mexico
Ms. Mabel Gómez Oliver

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Canada
Mr. John Von Kaufmann

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Mr. Marko Ham

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Japan
Mr. Masayuki Sakaniwa

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Slovakia
Mr. Anton Pinter

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea
Mr. Kang Nam-il

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Belgium
Ms. Liesbeth Goossens

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Denmark
Mr. David Mouyal

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Sweden
Mr. Mans Mollander

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Norway
xxxx

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Pakistan
Ms. Tehmina Janjua

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Mr. Johan Ariff Abdul Razak

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Czech Republic
Ms. Petra Ali Dolakova

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Germany
Mr. Reinhard Schweppe

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Latvia
Mr. Janis Mazeiks

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Ms. Rebecca Sagar

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Islamic Republic of Iran
Mr. Asadollah Eshragh Jahromi

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Qatar
Mr. Khalid Fahad Al-Hajri

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


China
Mr. Li Baodong

video [English] [Chinese] 3 minutes

 
 


Romania
Mr. Nicolae Blindu

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Argentina
Mr. Gonzalo Jordan

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Hungary
Mr. Istuan Lahatos

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh
Mr. Mustafizur Rahman

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Uruguay
Mr. Alejandro Artucio Rodríguez

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 

Comments, answers and final remark by Ms. Shirin Akhmedova, Director of the Institute for Human Rights & Democracy Under the President of Turkmenistan

  • H.E. Ms. Shirin Akhmedova
video [English] [Russian] 33 minutes
 

 

12:00 - 12:30 - Adoption of the Report on United Arab Emirates
video [English] 10 minutes

 
 


Mr. Alberto Dumont
Vice-President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Indonesia on behalf of the Troika; Indonesia, Argentina, Cameroon
Mr. Wesaka Puja

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


United Arab Emirates as concerned country
Mr. Anwar Mohammed Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


The report on United Arab Emirates is adopted
Mr. Alberto Dumont
Vice-President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 

 

14:30 - 17:30 - 12th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 2 hours and 58 minutes

 
 


Mr. Alberto Dumont
Vice-President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Review of Burkina Faso

  • National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 15 (a) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/3/BFA/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/BFA/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/BFA/3): A | C | E | F | R | S

 
     
 

H. E. Ms. Salamata Sawadogo, Minister for the Promotion of Human Rights of Burkina Faso to introduce the report.

  • H.E. Ms. Salamata Sawadogo, Minister for the Promotion of Human Rights
  • Ms. Kima Florentine, Ministry of Justice
  • Ms. Myriam Konsimbo-Poussy, Directrice générale de la Promotion et de la Vulgarisation de Droits Humains
  • Ms. Congo Harguietta, Ministère de la Promotion de la femme
  • Mr. Loya Tuansi Bruno, Ministère de la Santé

video [English] [French] 40 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


France
Mr. Emmanuel Rousseau

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Ahmet Üzümcü

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Argentina
Ms. Mariela Fogante

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Chile
Mr. Eduardo Chihuailaf

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Italy
Mr. Roberto Nocella

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Germany
Ms. Anke Konrad

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Denmark
Mr. David Mouyal

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Netherlands
Ms. Susanna Terstal

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Vietnam
Mr. Vu Anh Quang

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Mexico
Mr. José Guevara

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Benin
Mr. Yao Amoussou

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Chad
Mr. Awada Angui

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Luxembourg
Ms. Christine Goy

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Pakistan
Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Albania
Mr. Sejdi Qerimaj

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Ms. Melanie Hopkins

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan
Ms. Samira Safarova

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Rafael Garcia Collada

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


China
Mr. He Zhaohua

video [English] [Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


Mauritius
Mr. Subhas Gujadhur

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Sweden
Mr. Måns Molander

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Belgium
Ms. Liesbeth Goossens

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Angola
Mr. José Maria Capon Duarte E Silva

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Comments and answers by Burkina Faso

  • H.E. Ms. Salamata Sawadogo, Minister for the Promotion of Human Rights
video [English] [French] 11 minutes
 
 


Malaysia
Mr. Johan Ariff Abdul Razak

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Djibouti
Mr. Ahmed Mohamed Abro

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Zambia
Ms Encyla M. Sinjela

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Nigeria
Mr. E. Onobiu

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Mr. Joao Ernesto Christofolo

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea
Ms. Ahn Ji-won

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Ms. Eva Tomic

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Côte d'Ivoire
Ms. Eva Tomic

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh
Mr. Mustafizur Rahman

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Ghana
Mr. Kwabena Baah-Duodu

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Gabon
Mr. Guy Blaise Nambo Wezet

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Burundi
M. Emmanuel Ndabishuriye

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Latvia
Mr. Janis Mazeiks

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Cameroon
M. Anatole Fabien Marie Nkou

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Canada
Mr. Jeffrey Heaton

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Senegal
M. Babacar Carlos Mbaye

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Mali
Mr. Sekou Kassé

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Congo
Mr. M Massamba

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic
Ms.Rania Al Rifaiy

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Australia
Mr. Guy O’brien

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


South Africa
Mr. Luvuyo Ndimeni

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Closing comments, answers and final remark by Burkina Faso

  • H.E. Ms. Salamata Sawadogo, Minister for the Promotion of Human Rights
video [English] [French] 7 minutes
 
     
 

17:30 - 18:00 - Adoption of the Report on Israel
video[English] 16 minutes

 
 


Mrs. Erlinda F. Basilio
Vice President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Azerbaijan on behalf of the Troika; Republic of Korea, Azerbaijan, Nigeria
Mr. Elchin Amirbayov

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Ireland
Mr. Mícheál Tierney

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Egypt
Mr. Amr Roshdy Hassan

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Azerbaijan on behalf of the Troika; Republic of Korea, Azerbaijan, Nigeria
Mr. Elchin Amirbayov

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Romania
Mr. Doru Costea

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Secretariat of the Human Rights Council

Mr. Giuliano Comba

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Israel as concerned country
H. E. Mr. Aharon Leshno-Yaar

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


The report on Israel is adopted
Mrs. Erlinda F. Basilio

President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Egypt
Mr. Amr Roshdy Hassan

video [English] 1 minute

 

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