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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Monday, 16 March 2009
10:00 - 13:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

10:00 - 13:00 - 23rd Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 3 Hours 6 Minutes

 
     
 

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

 
     
 

General debate on Item 3

 
 


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

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 


Chile (on behalf of the GRULAC)

Mr. Rodrigo Donoso

video [English] [Spanish] 4 Minutes

 
 


New Zealand (on behalf of 82 States)
Mr. Don Mackay

video [English] 6 Minutes

 
 


Philippines
Ms. Erlinda F. Basilio

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Rafael Garcia Collada

video [English] [Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 


Brazil
Mr. João Ernesto Christó

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 


Switzerland
Ms. Alexandra Ruppen

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Pakistan

Mr. Zamir Akram

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Vladimir Zheglov

video [English] [Russian] 4 Minutes

 
 


Statement by H.E. Mr. Mourad Medelci, Foreign Minister of Algeria

video [English] [French] 13 Minutes

 
 


Canada
Mr. Jeffrey Heaton

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Jean-Baptiste Mattéi

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Italy
Mr. Roberto Vellano

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Mr. Andrej Logar

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Burkina Faso
Mr. Marc Somda

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Nigeria
Mr. Ifeanyi Nwosy

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


China
Ms. Yan Jirarong

video [English] [Chinese] 3 Minutes

 
 


Algeria
Ms. Selma Malika Hendel

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Iraq
Mr. Faris Al-Ani

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


World Food Programme (WFP)
Mr. Charles Vincent

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Turkey
Ms. Asligul Ugdul

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Maldives
Ms. Shazra Abdul Sattar

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Holy See
Mr.  Silvano Tomasi

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Israel
Ms. Helena Borukhovich

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)
Mr. Vincent Fauveau

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Bhutan
Ms. Doma Tshering

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Denmark
Mr. Arnold De Fine Skibsted

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


World Bank
Mr. Patrick Reichenmiller

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Costa Rica
Ms. Laura Thompson Chacón

video [English] [Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 


The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Mr. Georgi Avramchev

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Mark Cassayre

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Botswana
Mr. O. Rhee Hetanang

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Singapore
Mr. Tan York Chor

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Iran, Islamic Republic of
Mr. Mohammad  Reza Ghaebi

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


African Union
Ms. Khadidja Al Masri

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Iceland
Ms. Inginbjorg Davidsouttir

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 

Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Human Rights Advocates, Inc.

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


General Arab Women Federation

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Indian Council of South America

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Fraternité Notre Dame

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


United Nations Watch

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Federation of Action by Christians for the Abolition of Torture (FIACAT)

video [English] [French] 1 Minute

 
 


European Bureau For Lesser Used Languages

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Union of Arab Jurists

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


General Federation of Iraqi Women

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Educational Development, Inc.

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Joint Statement : Friends World Committee For Consultation (Quakers), Conscience And Peace Tax International

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Permanent Assembly For Human Rights

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Al-Hakim Foundation

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: World Union For Progressive Judaism, Association For World Education, International Humanist And Ethical Union

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Association For World Education, International Humanist And Ethical Union

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Islamic Federation of Student Organizations

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Human Rights Association of American Minorities

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Interfaith International

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Arab Commission for Human Rights

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Fellowship of Reconciliation

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Asian Forum For Human Rights And Development

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Asia Pacific Forum On Women, Law And Development, International Service for Human Rights, Asian Forum For Human Rights And Development

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Mbororo Social and Cultural Development Association (MBOSCUDA)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Cairo Institute For Human Rights Studies

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
     
 

15:00 - 18:00 - 24th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] Part I 1 Hour 43 Minutes
video [English] [Original language] Part II 1 Hour 14 Minutes

 
     
 

Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Centrist Democratic International

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Reporters Without Borders - International


video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


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

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: International Humanist And Ethical Union, World Union for Progressive Judaism

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Association Against Torture

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Becket Fund For Religious Liberty

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Civicus - World Alliance For Citizen Participation

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


World Alliance Of Young Men's Christian Associations

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: International Work Group For Indigenous Affairs, Russian Association Of Indigenous Peoples Of The Nord, Tebtebba Foundation

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Institute For Non-Aligned Studies

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: International Club For Peace Research, European Union of Public Relations

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


European Union of Public Relations

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Commission To Study The Organization Of Peace

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


World for World Organization

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Rencontre Africaine pour la Defence des Droits de l’Homme

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Union de l’Action Feminine

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Cercle de Recherche sur les Droits et les Devoirs de la Personne Humaine, ACAPROCE International

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Federation Of Associations Of Promotion And Protection Human Rights

video [English] [Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 


Helsinki Foundation For Human Rights

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Organization For Defending Victims Of Violence

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Iranian Elite Research Center

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Society For Threatened Peoples

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Nord-Sud XXI

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Association Of World Citizens

video [English] [French/English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Institute For Women Study And Research

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


China NGO Network for International Exchanges

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
     
 

Rights of reply

 
 


Republic of Korea

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Georgia

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 


Greece

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

video [English] [Russian] 3 Minutes

 
 


Algeria

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Iraq

video [English] [Arabic] 1 Minute

 
 


Uzbekistan

video [English] [Russian] 3 Minutes

 
 


Kazakhstan

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Morocco

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Georgia

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Greece

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Algeria

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

video [English] [Russian] 2 Minutes

 
 


The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Morocco

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
     
 

Item 4: Human rights situations that require the Council’s attention

 
     
 


Report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea

Mr. Vitit Muntarbhorn

A/HRC/10/18, A/HRC/10/G/6

video [English] 10 Minutes

 
 


Democratic People’s Republic of Korea as concerned country
Mr. Sang IL Hun

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 

Interactive dialogue

 
 


Chile
Mr. Luciano Verros

video [English] [Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 


Cuba
Ms. Mana Del Crmen Herrera Caseiro

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Japan
Mr. Shinichi Kitajima

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 


Canada
Mr. Daniel Ulmer

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 


China
Mr. Qian Bo

video [English] [Chinese] 1 Minute

 
 


Australia
Mr. Guy O'Brien

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


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

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic
Mr. Faysal Khabbaz Hamoui

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea
Mr. Sung-joo Lee

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Lao People's Democratic Republic

Mr. Khonepheng Thammavong

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


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

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (Point of Order)
Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi, President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


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

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Thailand
Mr. Vijavat Isarabhakdi

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Sweden
Mr. Jan Nordlander

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Mark Storella

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka
Mr. Ulm Jauhar

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Sudan
Mr. John Ukec Lueth Ukec

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


New Zealand
Mr. Michael McBryde

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Switzerland
Ms. Muriel Berset

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Vladimir Yakovlev

video [English] [Russian] 1 Minute

 
     
 

Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Human Rights Watch

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Comments, answers and concluding remark by Mr. Vitit Muntarbhorn, Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea

video [English] 12 Minutes

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 Minute

 

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