Human Rights Council
Fourth Universal Periodic Review

2 - 13 February 2009


at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

 

  February, 2009 

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Tuesday, 3 February 2009
10:00 - 13:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

10:00 - 13:00 - Opening of the session - 3rd Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 2 Hours 53 Minutes

 
     
 

Review of Canada

  • National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 15 (a) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/4/CAN/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.6/4/CAN/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.6/4/CAN/3): A | C | E | F | R | S

 
     
 

H.E. Mr. John Sims Deputy Minister, Department of Justice Canada to introduce the report.

video [English] [English / French] 19 Minutes
 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Switzerland
Ms. Alexandra Ruppen

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Austria
Ms. Christina Kokkinakis

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Italy
Mr. Nico Frandi

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Chile
Mr. Carlos Portales

video [English] [Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Juan Antonio Fernández Palacios

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Norway
Ms. Beate Stiro

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Australia
Mr. Guy O’Brien

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


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

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Mexico
Ms. Mabel Gómez Oliver

video [English] [Spanish] 4 Minutes

 
 


Pakistan
Ms. Tehmina Janjua

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Liechtenstein
Mr. Patrick Ritter

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Romania
Mr. Nicolae Blindu

video [English] [French] 1 Minute

 
 


Netherlands
Ms. Nynke B. Wijmenga

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 

Comments and answers by Canada

  • H.E. Mr. John Sims Deputy minister, Department of Justice
  • H.E. Mr. Shawn Tupper, Director General of Social Policy
video [English] 11 Minutes
 
 


Brazil
Ms. Maria Nazareth Farani Azevêdo

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Chad
Mr. Awada Angui

video [English] [French] 1 Minute

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. Benny Yan Pieter Siahaan

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Azerbaijan
Mr. Habib Mikayilli

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


India
Mr. Sanjeev Singha

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Mr. Ismail bin Mohamad Bkri

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Philippines
Mr. Jesus Enrique G. Garcia II

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Ahmet Üzümcü

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Finland
Mr. Hannu Himanen

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Czech Republic
Ms. Barbora Repova

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Bolivia
Ms. Maysa Ureña Menacho

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Burkina faso

Mr. Prosper Vokouma

video [English] [French] 1 Minute

 
 


Ukraine
Ms. Svitlana Homanovska

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Jordan
Mr. Mutaz Faleh s. Hyassat

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of )

Mr. Farhad Mamdouhi

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Belgium
Ms. Liesbeth Goossens

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 

Comments and answers by Canada

  • H.E. Mr. John Sims Deputy minister, Department of Justice
  • H.E. Ms. Gwyn Kutz, Director, Human Rights Policy Division, DFAIT/MAECI
video [English] 11 Minutes
 
 


Saudi Arabia
Mr. Abdulaziz Alwasil

video [English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


Egypt
Ms. Heba Mostafa

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Argentina
Mr. Sebastián Rosales

video [English] [Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 


China
Mr. LI Baodong

video [English] [Chinese] 2 Minutes

 
 


Japan
Mr. Shinichi Kitajima

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Portugal
Mr. João Queirós

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Bosnia and Herzegovina
Ms. Dragana Anđelić

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Valery Loshchinin

video [English] [Russian] 2 Minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Daniel Vosgien

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Vietnam
Mr. Vu Anh Quang

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea
Mr. Vu Anh Quang

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic
Ms. Rania AL Rifaiy

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Slovakia
Mr. Anton Pinter

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Denmark
Mr. Lars Volcken

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 

Final Comments and answers by Canada

  • H.E. Mr. John Sims Deputy minister, Department of Justice
  • H.E. Mr. Michel Roy, Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, Treaties and Aboriginal Government
  • H.E. Mr. Doug Moen, Deputy minister of Justice and Deputy Attorney General, Sascatchewan
  • H.E. Mr. Éric Thérouxd, Director General of multilaterl and international commitments, Quebec
video [English] [English / French] 15 Minutes
 
     
 

Final Remarks by H.E. Mr. John Sims Deputy minister, Department of Justice Canada

video [English] [English / French] 3 Minutes
 
     
 

Organization of Work

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 5 Minutes

 
 


Nigeria
Mr. Ositadinma Anadeu

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 Minute

 
     
 

15:00 - 18:00 - 4th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 2 Hours 55 Minutes

 
     
 

Review of Bangladesh

  • National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 15 (a) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/4/BGD/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.6/4/BGD/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.6/4/BGD/3): A | C | E | F | R | S

 
     
 

H.E. Ms. Dipu Moni, Minister for foreign affairs of Bangladesh to introduce the report.

[English] 34 Minutes

 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


United Arab Emirates
Mr. Obaid Salem Saeed AL Zaabi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Juan Carlos Frómeta De La Rosa

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Saudi Arabia
Mr. Abdulwahab Abdulsalam Attar

video [English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


Venezuela
Mr. Felix Pena Ramos

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Lao People's Democratic Republic
Mr. Khonepheng Thammavong

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Nicaragua
Mr. Carlos Robelo Raffone

video [English] [Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 


Singapore
Mr. Tan York Chor

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Jean-Baptiste Mattéi

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Brazil
Ms. Maria Nazareth Farani Azevêdo

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Mr. Othman Hashim

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Pakistan
Mr. Zamir Akram

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Chile
Mr. Rodrigo Donoso

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. Gusti Agung Wesaka Puja

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Bahrain
Mr. Abdulla Abdullatif Abdulla

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Egypt
Mr. Hisham Badr

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Zimbabwe
Mr. Garikai Kashitiku

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Myanmar
Mr. Wunna Maung Lwin

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Thailand
Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka
Mr. Sumedha Ekanayake

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Ahmet Üzümcü

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Bhutan
Mr. Yeshey Dorji

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Senegal
Mr. Babacar Carlos Mbaye

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Netherlands
Mr. Arjan Lucas

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Australia
Mr. Guy O’Brien

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Vietnam
Mr. Le Hoai Trung

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Azerbaijan
Mr. Rashad Novruzov

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Nepal
Mr. Dinesh Bhattarai

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Sudan
Ms. Zehor Hassan Sid Ahmed Mohammed

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 

Comments and answers by Bangladesh

  • H.E. Ms. Dipu Moni, Minister for foreign affairs of Bangladesh
video [English] 9 Minutes
 
 


Czech Republic
Ms. Barbora Repova

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Palestine
Mr. Imad Zuhairi

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Rabi

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Qatar
Mr. Khaled Fahd AL-Hajiri

video [English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


Mexico
Ms. Mabel Gómez Oliver

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Liechtenstein
Mr. Patrick Ritter

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


India
Mr. Achamkulangare Gopinathan

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Cambodia
Mr. Sun Suon

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


China
Mr. LI Baodong

video [English] [Chinese] 2 Minutes

 
 


Germany
Ms. Anke Konrad

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Nigeria
Mr. Ifeanyi E. Nwosu

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Holy see
Mr. Hubertus Matheus Van Megen

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Italy
Mr. Nico Frandi

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Norway
Ms. Beate Stiro

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Mr. Farhad Mamdouhi

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Mr. Bob Last

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea
Mr. Kang Nam-Il

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Tunisia
Mr. Abdelwaheb Jemal

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Ms. Smiljana Knez

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 

Final comments and answers by Bangladesh

  • H.E. Ms. Dipu Moni, Minister for foreign affairs of Bangladesh
  • H.E. Mr. Debapriya Bhattacharya, Ambassador
video [English] 11 Minutes
 
     
 

Final remark by H.E. Ms. Dipu Moni, Minister for foreign affairs of Bangladesh

video [English] 4 Minutes

 

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