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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Wednesday, 4 February 2009
09:00 - 12:00 | 12:00 - 12:30 | 14:30 - 17:30 | 17:30 - 18:00

 
 

09:00 - 12:00 - 5th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 2 Hours 58 Minutes

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 

Review of Russian Federation

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

 
     
 

H.E. Mr. Alexander V. Konovalov, Minister of Justice of the Russian Federation to introduce the report.

video [English] [Russian] 19 Minutes

 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Czech Republic
Ms. Barbora Repova

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Finland
Mr. Hannu Himanen

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


France

Mr. Jean-Baptiste Mattéi

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Germany
Mr. Reinhard Schweppe

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Netherlands
Ms. Nynke B. Wijmenga

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Italy
Mr. Roberto Vellano

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Austria
Ms. Christina Kokkinakis

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Switzerland
Ms. Alexandra Ruppen

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Pakistan
Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


China
Mr. Li Baodong

video [English] [Chinese] 2 Minutes

 
 


Leichtenstein
Mr. Patrick Ritter

video [English] 1 Minutes

 
 


Nicaragua
Mr. Carlos Robelo Raffone

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Juan Antonio Fernández Palacios

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Brazil
Ms. Maria Nazareth Farani Azevêdo

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Ahmet Üzümcü

video [English] 1 Minutes

 
 


Serbia
Mr. Slobodan Vukcevic

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Bosnia and Herzegovina
Ms. Dragana Anđelić

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Ukraine
Mr. Mykola Maimeskul

video [English] [Russian] 2 Minutes

 
 


Viet Nam
Mr. Le Hoai Trung

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Mr. Peter Gooderham

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Zimbabwe
Mr. Chitsaka Chipaziwa

video [English] 1 Minutes

 
 


Saudi Arabia
Mr. Abdulwahab Abdulsalam Attar

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Jordan
Ms. Ghadeer Hamidie El-Fayez

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


South Africa
Mr. Glaudine j. Mtshali

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Egypt
Mr. Hisham Badr

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka
Mr. U.L.M. Jauhar

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Palestine
Mr. Imad Zuhairi

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Democratic People's  Republic Of Korea
Mr. Choe Myong Nam

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Venezuela
Mr. Juan Arias

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Uzbekistan
Mr. Badriddin Obidov

video [English] [Russian] 2 Minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Mr. Othman Hashim

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Montenegro
Mr. Milomir Mihaljević

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Indonesia
Mr. Gusti Agung Wesaka Puja

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Belarus
Mr. Evgeny Lazarev

video [English] [Russian] 2 Minutes

 
 


Philippines
Ms. Erlinda Basilio

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Republic Of Korea
Mr. Lee Sung-Joo

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Hassane Boukili

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Georgia
Mr. Giorgi Gorgiladze

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Australia
Mr. Guy O’brien

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


New Zealand
Ms. Amy Laurenson

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Colombia
Mr. Angelino Garzón

video [English] [Spanish] 1 Minutes

 
 


Ireland
Ms. Amy Mcardle

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Denmark
Mr. Lars Volck Madsen

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Japan
Mr. Masayuki Sakaniwa

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Norway
Mr. Vebjørn Heines

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Sweden
Mr. Hans Dahlgren

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Belgium
Ms. Liesbeth Goossens

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 

Comments and answers by Russian Federation

  • H.E. Mr. Alexander V. Konovalov, Minister of Justice
  • Mr. Mikhail Fedotov, Russian delegation
  • Mr. Andrey Nekrasov, Russian delegation
  • Mr. Maksim Kosarev, Russian delegation
  • Mr. Vyacheslav Sizov, Russian delegation
  • Mr. Georgyi O. Matyzshkin, Russian delegation
  • Mr. Vladimir Solovyov, Russian delegation
  • Mr. Andrey Nekrasov,, Russian delegation
  • Ms. Olga Samarina, Russian delegation
  • Mr. Vadim Gaydov, Russian delegation
  • Mr. Alexander Juravskyi, Russian delegation
  • H.E. Mr. Alexey Mr. Velichko,Deputy Minister of Justice
  • Mr. Vladimir Legoyda, Russian delegation
  • H.E. Mr. Alexander V. konovalov, Minister Of Justice
video [English] [Russian] 36 Minutes
 
 


Senegal
Ms. Seynabou Dial

video [English] [French] 1 Minute

 
 


Slovakia
Mr. Anton Pinter

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Mr. Andrej Logar

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Mexico
Ms. Mabel Gómez Oliver

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Argentina
Ms. Silvia Clara Cao

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


India
Mr. Achamkulangare Gopinathan

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


United Arab Emirates
Mr. Obaid Salem Saeed Al Zaabi

video [English] [Arabic] 1 Minute

 
 

Comments and answers by Russian Federation

  • H.E. Mr. Alexander V. Konovalov, Minister of Justice
  • Mr. Oleg Malginov, Russian Delegation
video [English] [Russian] 5 Minutes
 
   
 

Final remark by H.E. Mr. Alexander V. Konovalov, Minister of Justice of the Russian Federation.

video [English] [Russian] 1 Minutes

 

 

12:00 - 12:30 - Adoption of the Report on Germany
video[English] [Original language]

 
 


France on behalf of the Troika; Cameroon, Republic of Korea, France
Mr. Jean-Baptiste Mattéi

video [English] [French] 5 minutes

 
 


The Report on Germany is Adopted
Ms. Erlinda Basilio

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Germany as concerned country
Mr. Reinhard Schweppe

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Ms. Erlinda Basilio

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Czech Republic

Ms. Petra Ali Doláková

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Ms. Erlinda Basilio

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Pakistan
Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Canada
Mr. John Von Kaufmann

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


South Africa
Mr. Glaudine J. Mtshali

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Ms. Erlinda Basilio

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 

 

14:30 - 17:30 - 6th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] Part I - 2 hours 57 minutes
video [English] [Original language] Part II - 16 minutes

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Review of Azerbaijan

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

 
     
 

H. E. Mr. Khalaf  Khalafov, Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan to introduce the report.

video [English] [Russian] 28 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Algeria
M. Idriss Jazaïry

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Slovenia
M. Andrej Logar

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Netherlands
Ms. Nynke B. Wijmenga

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Uzbekistan
M. Badriddin Obidov

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba
M. Abel La Rosa Domínguez

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Germany
Ms. Anke Konrad

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Belarus
M. Evgeny Lazarev

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea
Ms. Yuri Park

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


China
M. Luo Cheng

video [English] [Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


Mexico
Ms. Mabel Gómez Oliver

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Ukraine
M. Mykola Maimeskul

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Saudi Arabia
M. Abdulwahab Abdulsalam Attar

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


France
M. Daniel Vosgien

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


South Africa
M. Luvuyo Lonsdale Ndimeni

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Qatar
M. Faisal Abdulla AL-Henzab

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Bahrain
M. Abdulla Abdullatif Abdulla

video [English] [Arabic] 1 minute

 
 


Liechtenstein
M. Patrick Ritter

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Egypt
Ms. Heba Mostafa

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sweden
M. Mans Mollander

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Norway
Ms. Beate Stiro

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Tunisia
M. Abdelwaheb Jemal

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Spain
M. Javier Garrigues

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Indonesia
M. Benny Yan Pieter Siahaan

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


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

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Czech Republic
Ms. Barbora Repova

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Turkey
M. Ahmet Üzümcü

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Latvia
M. Jānis Mažeiks

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Jordan
M. Ghealan Qudah

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Austria
Ms. Eva Schöfer

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Hungary
Ms. Krisztina Kovacs

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Russian Federation
M. Valery Loshchinin

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 

Comments and answers by Azerbaijan

  • H. E. Mr. Khalaf  Khalafov, Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs
  • H. E. M. Togrul Musayev, Deputy Minister of Justice
  • H. E. M. Oruj Zalov, Deputy Minister for Internal Affairs
  • H. E. M. Togrul Musayev, Deputy Minister of Justice
  • H. E. M. Faiq Qurbanov, Head of Department, Ministry of Justice
  • H. E. M. Elchin Amirbayov, Ambassador, Permanent Representative
  • H. E. M. Murad Najafbayli, Head of Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • H. E. M. Khalaf Khalafov, Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs
video [English] [Russian] 34 minutes
 
 


Chile
M. Luciano Parodi

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Japan
M. Akira Matsumoto

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Arab Emirates
M. Obaid Salem Saeed Al Zaabi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Democratic People's Republic of Korea
M. Choe Myong Nam

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Kazakhstan
M. Amanzhol Zhankuliyev

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Malaysia
M. Johan Ariff Abdul Razak

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Italy
M. Nico Frandi

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Canada
M. Alexander Besant

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sudan
Ms. Zehor Hassan Sid Ahmed Mohammed

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Lithuania
M. Eduardas Borisovas

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Armenia
Ms. Dziunik Agajanyan

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Point of Order

 
 


Azerbaijan
Vice-President of Human Rights Council

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Interactive Dialogue Cont.

 
 


Holy See
M. Hubertus Matheus Van Megen

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of)
M. Asadollah Eshragh Jahromi

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Poland
Ms. Krystyna Żurek

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Pakistan
M. Zamir Akram

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh
Ms. Shanchita Haque

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Senegal
Ms. Mariame Sy

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic
M. Abdulmonem Annan

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Estonia
M. Tõnis Nirk

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Chad
M. Awada Angui

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Afghanistan
M. Obaid Khan Noori

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Brazil
M. Franklin Rodrigues Hoyer

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Palestine
M. Imad Zuhairi

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Ireland
Ms. Claire Rush

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Argentina
Ms. Silvia Clara Cao

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 

Meeting Break

 
 


Philippines
Ms. Erlinda Basilio

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


India
Ms. Rachita Bhandari

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Armenia
Ms. Dziunik Agajanyan

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Final remarks by H. E. Mr. Khalaf  Khalafov, Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan

video[English] [Russian] 9 minutes

 
     
 

17:30 - 18:00 - Adoption of the Report on Djibouti
video[English] [Original language] 6 minutes

 
 


Indonesia on behalf of the Troika; Russian Federation, Bolivia, Indonesia
Mr. Gusti Agung Wesaka Puja

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Djibouti as concerned country
M. Mohamed-Siad Doualeh

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


The Report on Djibouti is Adopted
Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi

President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 

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