Human Rights Council
Tenth session

2 - 27 March 2009

at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

 

March, 2009

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Wednesday, 11 March 2009
10:00 - 13:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

10:00 - 13:00 - 16th Plenary Meeting
video [English][Original language] 2 hours 50 minutes

 
     
 

Item 3: Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development (continued)

 
     
 

Annual full-day meeting on the rights of the child

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 4 minutes

 
     
 

Panel on Promoting the Implementation of the Convention at International Level

 
 


Introduction by Ms. Navanethem Pillay, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

video [English] 8 minutes

 
 


Moderator:

  • Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi, President of the Human Rights Council
    video [English] 1 minute

Panellists:

  • Mr. Dainius Puras, Member of Committee on the Rights of the Child
    video [English] 9 minutes

  • Mr. Philip O'Brien, Director Private Fundraising and Partnerships, UNICEF Geneva
    video [English] 8 minutes

  • Ms. Asma Jahangir, Chair Coordination Committee of Special Procedures
    video [English] 7 minutes

  • Mr. Alan Kikuchi-White, NGO Group for the Convention of the Rights of the Child
    video [English] 7 minutes

  • Ms. Maud de Boer-Buquicchio, Deputy Secretary-General of Council of Europe
    video [English] 6 minutes
 
     
 

Interactive discussion

 
 


Czech Republic (on behalf of the European Union)
Mr. Tomáš Husák

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Chile (on behalf of the GRULAC)

Mr. Carlos Portales

video [English][Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Switzerland
Mr. Jürg Lauber

video [English][French] 3 minutes

 
 


Pakistan (on behalf of the Organization of the Islamic Conference)

Mr. Imran Ahmed Siddiqui

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Cuba (on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement)
Mr. Juan Antonio Fernández Palacios

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Iceland
Mr.

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Lithuania
Mr. Eduardas Borisovas

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


New Zealand
Ms. Amy Laurenson

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Vladimir Zhlegov

video [English][Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Burkina Faso
Mr. Somda Marc

video [English][French] 4 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan
Ms. Samira Safarova

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Yemen (on Behalf of the Arab Group)
Mr. Ibrahim Saied Mohamed Al-Adoofi

video [English][Arabic] 4 minutes

 
 


Slovakia
Mr. Anton Pinter

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Tunisia
Mr. Mohamed Chagraoui

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Haiti
Mr. Jude Baptiste

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Mr. Andrej Logar

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Organisation internationale de la Francophonie (OIF)
Mr. Libère Bararunyeretse

video [English][French] 4 minutes

 
 


Jordan
Ms. Ghadeer El-Fayez

video [English] [Arabic] 4 minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Fatih Ulusoy

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Office of the Ombudsman on Children’s Rights of Poland

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Save the Children Alliance

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint statement: Plan International , World Vision International, SOS Kinder-dorf International, World Organization Against Torture, International Save the Children Alliance, Terre des Hommes International Federation

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Comments and answers by
Panellists:

  • Mr. Dainius Puras, Member of Committee on the Rights of the Child
    video [English] 4 minutes

  • Mr. Philip O'Brien, Director Private Fundraising and Partnerships, UNICEF Geneva
    video [English] 4 minutes

  • Ms. Asma Jahangir, Chair Coordination Committee of Special Procedures
    video [English] 3 minutes

  • Mr. Alan Kikuchi-White, NGO Group for the Convention of the Rights of the Child
    video [English] 3 minutes

  • Ms. Maud de Boer-Buquicchio, Deputy Secretary-General of Council of Europe
    video [English] 6 minutes
 
     
 

Interactive discussion (continued)

 
 


Thailand
Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Japan
Mr. Kazuyoshi Soneda

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Italy
Mr. Roberto Vellano

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Spain
Ms. Silvia Escobar

video [English][Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Australia
Mr. Marianna Linnik

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


China
Mr. YANG Xiaoning

video [English][Chinese] 3 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh
Mr. Md Mustafizur Rahman

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


European Commission
Mr. Davide Zaru

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Ms. Siti Hajjar Adnin

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

15:00 - 18:00 - 17th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] Part I 1 hour 8 minutes
video [English] [Original language] Part II 1 hour 59 minutes

 
     
 

Panel on Promoting the Implementation of the Convention at International Level (continued)

 
     
 

Interactive discussion (continued)

 
 


Netherlands
Ms. Nynke B. Wijmenga

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Monaco
Mr. Robert Fillon

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Lazhar Soualem

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Norway
Ms. Ragne Birte lund

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Indonesia
Mr. Dimas Samoedra

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Belgium
Ms. Liesbeth  Goosseus

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Philippines
Mr. Jusus Enrique Garcia

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Palestine
Mr. Imad Zuhairi

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Iraq
Mr. Faris AL - Anti

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Kazakhstan
Mr. Abzal Saparbekuly

video [English] [Russian] 3 minutes

 
 


Sudan
Mr. Omer Dahab Fadol Mohamed

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Singapore
Mr. Tan York Chor

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea
Ms. Chun Hye-Ran

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Islamic Republic Of Iran
Ms. Tahereh Nazari

video [English] 3 minutes

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


The National Human Rights Commission of the Republic of Korea

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint statement : World Organization Against Torture , World Alliance of YMCAs, Women’s World Summit Foundation, International Catholic Child Bureau


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement : International Humanist and Ethical Union , World Population Foundation, Association for World Education, and World Union for Progressive Judaism

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 


Closing comments and answers by
Panellists:

  • Mr. Dainius Puras, Member of Committee on the Rights of the Child
    video [English] 4 minutes

  • Mr. Philip O'Brien, Director Private Fundraising and Partnerships, UNICEF Geneva
    video [English] 4 minutes

  • Mr. Alan Kikuchi-White, NGO Group for the Convention of the Rights of the Child
    video [English] 4 minutes

 
     
 


Ms. Jane Connors
Chief ad interim of the Human Rights Treaties Branch of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)

video [English] 4 minutes

 
     
 

Council Break

 
     
 

Panel on National Implementation and Monitoring

 
 


Introduction by Ms. Kyung-wha Kang, Deputy High Commissioner

video [English] 9 minutes

 
 


Moderator:

  • Ms. Erlinda F. Basilio, Vice-President of the Human Rights Council

Panellists:

  • Mr. Anders B. Johnsson, Secretary-General IPU
    video [English] 10 minutes

  • Mr. Jorge Freyre, Coordinator of the Latin American and Caribbean Network for the Rights of the Child (REDLAMYC)
    video [English] [Spanish] 8 minutes

  • Mr. Trond Waage, Senior Fellow, UNICEF Innocenti Research Center (former Ombudsman for Children of Norway)
    video [English] 9 minutes
 
     
 

Interactive discussion

 
 


Czech Republic on behalf of the European Union
Mr. Tomáš Husák

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Uruguay
Ms.Pauline Davies

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Singapore
Mr. Tan York Chor

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Austria
Mr.  Christian Strohal

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Viet Nam
Ms. Nguyen Thi Xuan Huong

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


India
Mr. Rohit Rathish

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Nigeria
Mr. Ifeanyi Nwosy

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Chile
Mr. Carlos Portales

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Mr. Murilo Vieira Komniski

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Canada
Mr. Jeffrey Heaton

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Indonesia
Mr. Wided Prasojo

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Germany
Mr. Georg Klussmann

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Japan
Mr. Makoto Tanabe

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Myanmar
Mr. U Kyaw Myo Htut

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Ms. Anja Marija Ciraj

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


South Africa
Ms. Beulah Naidoo

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Thailand
Ms. Chompoonute Nakornthap

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Office of the Ombudsman on Children’s Rights of Poland

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement : International Movement ATD Fourth World , International Catholic Child Bureau, IIMA, VIDES, Dominicans, Franciscans International

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint statement : Defence for Children International, World Organization Against Torture

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Comments and answers by
Panellists:

  • Mr. Anders B. Johnsson, Secretary-General IPU
    video [English] 3 minutes

  • Mr. Jorge Freyre, Coordinator of the Latin American and Caribbean Network for the Rights of the Child (REDLAMYC)
    video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

  • Mr. Trond Waage, Senior Fellow, UNICEF Innocenti Research Center (former Ombudsman for Children of Norway)
    video [English] 5 minutes
 

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