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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Friday, 6 February 2009
09:00 - 12:00 | 12:00 - 12:30 | 14:30 - 17:30 | 17:30 - 18:00

 
 

09:00 - 12:00 - 9th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 2 Hours 58 Minutes

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 

Review of Saudi Arabia

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

 
     
 

H.E. Mr. Zaid AL-Hussain, Vice-president of the human rights commission of Saudi Arabia to introduce the report.

video [English] [Arabic] 34 Minutes

 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


United Arab Emirates
Mr. Obaid Salem Saeed AL Zaabi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Israel
Mr. Aharon Leshno-Yaar

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


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

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Egypt
Mr. Hisham Badr
video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Nicaragua
Mr. Néstor Cruz Toruño

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Juan Antonio Fernández Palacios

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Venezuela
Mr. Felix Pena Ramos

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Yemen
Mr.Ibrahim Saied Mohamed Al-Adoofi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Oman
Mr. Yahya Salim Hamed Al-Wahaibi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Bahrain
Mr. Abdulla Abdullatif Abdulla

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Pakistan
Mr. Zamir Akram

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Jordan
Mr. Bashar Abu Taleb

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Sudan
Mr. John Ukec Lueth Ukec

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Mr. Fawzi Mr.S. Abusaa

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Qatar
Mr. Faisal Abdulla Al-henzab

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Lebanon
Ms. Najla Riachi Assaker

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Canada
Mr. Terry Cormier

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Austria
Ms. Christina Kokkinakis

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Italy
Mr. Nico Frandi

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Chile
Mr. Juan Anibal Barria

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Mexico
Ms. Mabel Gómez Oliver

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Germany
Mr. Reinhard Schweppe

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Cote d'Ivoire
Mr. N’Vadro Bamba

video [English] [French] 1 Minute

 
 


Palestine
Mr. Ibrahim Khraishi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Indonesia
Mr. Gusti Agung Wesaka Puja

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Japan
Mr. Shinichi Kitajima

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Finland
Mr. Hannu Himanen

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


South Africa
Mr. Luvuyo Lonsdale Ndimeni

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Uzbekistan
Mr. Farhod Arziev

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Valery Loshchinin

video [English] [Russian] 2 Minutes

 
 


Belarus
Mr. Andrei Taranda

video [English] [Russian] 2 Minutes

 
 


Belgium
Mr. Marc Clairbois

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan
Mr. Elchin Amirbayov

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


India
Mr. Achamkulangare Gopinathan

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Kuwait

Mr. Mr. Najeeb A.A. AL-Bader

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Ahmet Üzümcü

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Tunisia
Mr. Abdelwaheb Jemal

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Switzerland
Ms.Natalie Kohli

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Mr. Othman Hashim

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Thailand
Mr.Vivathana Thanghong >

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Philippines
Ms. Erlinda Basilio

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka
Mr. Sumedha Ekanayake

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Norway
Ms. Beate Stiro

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Sweden
Ms. Lina Van Der Weyden

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


China
Mr. Li Baodong

video [English] [Chinese] 1 Minute

 
 


Singapore
Mr.Tan York Chor

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


New Zeland
Ms. Wendy Hinton

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea
Mr. Kim Pil-Woo

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Chad
Mr. Angui Awada

video [English] [French] 1 Minute

 
 


Nigeria
Mr. Ifeanyi E. Nwosu

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Bangladesh
Mr.Mohamed Mustafizur Rahman

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Emmanuel Rousseau

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
     
 

Closing comments and answers by Saudi Arabia

  • Mr. Zaid AL-Hussain, Vice-President of the Human Rights Commission
  • Mr. Fahd AL-Sultan, King Abdul Aziz Centre for National Dialogue
  • Mr. Abdullah AL-Hadithi, Ministry of Justice
video [English] [Arabic] 26 Minutes
 
   
 

Final remark by H.E. Mr. Zaid AL-Hussain, Vice-President of the Human Rights Commission of Saudi Arabia

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 

 

12:00 - 12:30 - Adoption of the Report on Russian Federation
video[English] [Original language] 11 Minutes

 
 


Bahrain on behalf of the Troika; Ghana, Chile, Bahrain

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Russian Federation as concerned country

video [English] [Russian] 2 Minutes

 
 


The Report on the Russian Federation is Adopted
Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi

President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 Minute

 

 

14:30 - 17:30 - 10th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 3 Hours 3 Minutes

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 

Review of Senegal

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

 
     
 

H. E. Mr. Madické Niang , Ministre d’Etat, Garde des Sceaux, Ministre de la Justice of Senegal to introduce the report.

video [English] [French] 17 Minutes

 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
     
 


Nigeria
Mr. Ifeanyi E. Nwosu

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Rabi

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Sudan
Mr. John Ukec Lueth Ukec

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Tunisia
Mr. Abdelwaheb Jemal

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Mr. Asadollah Eshragh Jahromi

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Indonesia
Ms. Fitria Anindhita Wibowo

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Ahmet Üzümcü

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Viet Nam
Ms. Pham Thi Kim Anh

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Cuba
Ms. Maria Del Carmen Herrera

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Netherlands
Mr. Arjan Lucas

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Mr. Fawzi Mr.S. Abusaa

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Qatar
Mr. Ali Ahmad Al-Khulaifi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Switzerland
Ms. Alexandra Ruppen

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Pakistan
Mr. Zamir Akram

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Daniel Vosgien

video [English] [French] 1 Minute

 
 


Chad
Mr. Malloum Bamanga Abbas

video [English] [French] 1 Minute

 
 


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

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Côte d'Ivoire
Mr. Guy-Alain Emmanuel Gauze

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Belgium
Mr. Marc Clairbois

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Sweden
Ms. Lina Van der Weyden

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Luxembourg
Mr. Jean Feyder

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Mr. Marko Ham

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Democractic Republic of the Congo
Mr. Sébastien Mutomb Mujing

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Holy See
Mr. Hubertus Matheus Van Megen

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


China
Mr. QIAN Bo

video [English] [Chinese] 2 Minutes

 
 


Ghana
Mr. Kwabena Baah-Duodu

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Germany
Mr. Michael Klepsch

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Yemen
Mr. Ibrahim Saied Mohamed Al-Adoofi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Oman
Mr. Yahya Salim Hamed Al-Wahaibi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 

Comments and answers by Senegal

  • H.E. Mr. Madické Niang , Ministre d’Etat, Garde des Sceaux, Ministre de la Justice
  • H.E. Mr. Abdou Aziz Sow, Ministre de l’Information
  • H.E. Mr. Madické Niang , Ministre d’Etat, Garde des Sceaux, Ministre de la Justice
video [English] [French] 34 Minutes
 
 


United Arab Emirates
Mr. Saeed Al Habsi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Canada
Mr. Jeffrey Heaton

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Philippines
Mme Ma. Teresa C. Lepatan

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Palestine
Mr. Imad Zuhairi

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Burkina Faso
Mr. Dieudonné W. Désiré Sougouri

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Haiti
Mr. Pierre MaryGuy Saintamour

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Bahrain
Mr. Abdulla Abdullatif Abdulla

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Angola
Mr. Arcanjo Maria Do Nascimento

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Argentina
Ms. Silvia Clara Cao

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Botswana
Mr. O. Rhee Hetanang

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Mexico
Ms. Mabel Gómez Oliver

video [English] [French / Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Egypt
Mr. Hisham Badr

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Benin
Mr. Yao Amoussou

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic
Mr. Abdulmonem Annan

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Saudi Arabia
Mr. Abdulwahab Abdulsalam Attar

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Latvia
Mr. Valerijs Romanovskis

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Malaysia
Mr. ISMAIL bin Mohamad Bkri

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Ireland
Mr. Dáithí Ó Ceallaigh

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan
Mr. Elchin Amirbayov

video [English] [French] 1 Minute

 
 


India
Mr. Rohit Rathish

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Mali
Mr. Sekou Kasse

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Czech Republic
Ms. Barbora Repova

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Gabon
Mr. Guy Blaise Nambo Wezet

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Burundi
M. Alain Aimé Nyamitwe

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Afghanistan
M. Gul Mat Khan Zadran

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Mauritius
M. Shree Baboo Chekitan Servansing

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Romania
M. Anton Păcuretu

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea
M. Kang Nam-Il

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Djibouti
M. Ahmed Mohamed Abro

video [English] [French] 1 Minute

 
 


South Africa
M. Luvuyo Lonsdale Ndimeni

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
     
 

Final remark by H.E. Mr. Madické Niang , Ministre d’Etat, Garde des Sceaux, Ministre de la Justice of Senegal

video[English] [French] 9 Minutes

 
     
 

17:30 - 18:00 - Adoption of the Report on Azerbaijan
video[English] [Original language] 15 Minutes

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Slovenia on behalf of the Troika; Saudi Arabia, Slovenia, Mauritius
M. Andrej Logar

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Algeria
Ms. Selma Malika Hendel

video [English] [French] 1 Minute

 
 


Armenia
M. Gagik Hovhannisyan

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Austria
Ms. Elisabeth Sperka

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Argentina
Ms. Silvia Clara Cao

video [English] [Spanish] 1 Minute

 
 


Slovenia on behalf of the Troika
M. Andrej Logar

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Azerbaijan as concerned country
M. Khalaf  Khalafov

video [English] [Russian] 5 Minutes

 
 


The Report on Azerbaijan is Adopted
Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi

President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Switzerland
Ms. Alexandra Ruppen

video [English] [French] 1 Minute

 

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