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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Thursday, 19 March 2009
10:00 - 13:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

10:00 - 13:00 - 29th Plenary Meeting
video [English][Original language] - United Arab Emirates 1 Hour 19 Minutes

video [English][Original language] - Israel 1 Hour 23 Minutes

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 

Item 6: Universal Periodic Review

 
     
 

Consideration of the outcome on United Arab Emirates
A/HRC/10/75

 
 
 
 


United Arab Emirates
H.E. Mr.Anwar Mohammad Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs

video [English] 15 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Chebihi Boualem

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Bahrain
Mr. Abdulla Abdullatif Abdulla

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Juan Antonio Fernández Palacios

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Pakistan
Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic
Mr. Faysal Khabbaz Hamoui

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Egypt
Mr. Amr Roshdy Hassan

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Saudi Arabia
Mr. Abdulwahab Abdulsalam Attar

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Oman
Mr. Mohamed Alsha N. Fari

video [English] [Arabic] 1 Minute

 
 


Kuwait
Mr. Najeeb Al-Bader

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Yemen
Mr. Ibrahim S. Al-Adoofi

video [English] [Arabic] 1 Minute

 
 


Qatar
Mr. Abdulla Falah Abdulla AL-DOSARI

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 

Stakeholders

 
 


Geneva Infant Feeding Assocation (GIFA)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Action Internationale Pour La Paix Et Le Developpement Dans La Region Des Grands Lacs (AIPD)

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


World Federation Of Trade Unions (WFTU)

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Arab Commission For Human Rights (ACHR)

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Hawa Society For Women (HSW)

video [English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


Cairo Institute For Human Rights Studies (CIHRS)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Interfaith International

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Comite International Pour Le Respect Et L'application De La Charte Africaine Des Droits De L'homme Et Des Peuples (CIRAC)

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Indian Council Of South America (CISA)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


African-American Society For Humanitarian Aid And Development (ASHAD)

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Cercle De Recherche Sur Les Droits Et Les Devoirs De La Personne Humaine (CRED)

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


United Arab Emirates
H.E. Mr.Anwar Mohammad Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council
Adoption of the Report on Saudia Arabia

video [English] 1 Minute

 
     
 

Council Break

 
     
 

Consideration of the outcome on Israel
A/HRC/10/76

 
 
 
 


Israel
H.E. Mr. Aharon Leshno Yaar, Ambassador, Permanent Representative to the United Nations Office at Geneva

video [English] 11 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Point of Order

 
 


Egypt
President of the Human Rights Council
Israel
President of the Human Rights Council
Egypt
President of the Human Rights Council
Egypt

video [English] 5 Minutes

 
     
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


Palestine
Mr. Ibrahim Khraishi

video [English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Juan Antonio Fernández Palacios

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Syrain Arab Republic
Mr. Faysal Khabbaz Hamoui

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Egypt
Mr. Amr Roshdy Hassan

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Islamic Republic of Iran
Mr. Ansari

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Germany - Point of Order
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Islamic Republic of Iran - Statement Continued
President of the Human Rights Council
Islamic Republic of Iran

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 


Yemen
Mr. Ibrahim S. Al-Adoofi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Ms. Siti Hajjar Adnin

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Marck C. Storella

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 

Stakeholders

 
 


Amnesty International (AI)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Arab Commission For Human Rights (ACHR)

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Charitable Institute For Protecting Social Victims,

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


The World Federation Of United Nations Associations (WFUNA)

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Israel - Point of Order
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 12 Minute

 
 


The World Federation Of United Nations Associations (WFUNA) - Statement Continued

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Cairo Institute For Human Rights Studies (CIHRS)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Conscience And Peace Tax International (CPTI)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Women's International Zionist Organization (WIZO)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Organization For Defending Victims Of Violence (ODVV)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Society Studies Centre (SSC)

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


African-American Society For Humanitarian Aid And Development (ASHAD)

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


Israel
H.E. Mr. Aharon Leshno Yaar, Ambassador, Permanent Representative to the United Nations Office at Geneva

video [English] 6 Minutes

 
     
 

Point of Clarification

 
 


Palestine
Mr. Ibrahim Khraishi

video [English] [Arabic] 1 Minute

 
 


Egypt
Mr. Amr Roshdy Hassan

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Yemen
Mr. Ibrahim S. Al-Adoofi

video [English] [Arabic] 1 Minute

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Ms. Rebecca Sagar

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 Minute

 
     
 

Council Break

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 Minute

 

 

15:00 - 18:00 - 30th Plenary Meeting
video
[English][Original language] - Liechtenstein 20 Minutes

video [English][Original language] - Serbia 32 Minutes

video [English] - Turkmenistan 42 Minutes

video [English][Original language] - Burkina Faso 34 Minutes

 
     
 

Item 6: Universal Periodic Review (continued)

 
     
 

Consideration of the outcome on Liechtenstein
A/HRC/10/77, A/HRC/10/77/Add.1

 
 
 
 


Liechtenstein
H.E. Mr. Norbert Frick, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Liechtenstein to the United Nations Office at Geneva

video [English] 9 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


Germany


video [English] 1 Minute

 
 

Stakeholders

 
 


Amnesty International (AI)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Cercle De Recherche Sur Les Droits Et Les Devoirs De La Personne Humaine (CRED)

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


Liechtenstein
H.E. Mr. Norbert Frick, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Liechtenstein to the United Nations Office at Geneva

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Ms. Erlinda F. Basilio
Vice President of the Human Rights Council
Adoption of the Report on Liechtenstein

video [English] 1 Minute

 
     
 

Council Break

 
     
 

Consideration of the outcome on Serbia
A/HRC/10/78, A/HRC/10/78/Add.1

 
 
 
 


Serbia
H.E. Mr. Marko Karadzic, State Secretary in the Ministry for Human and Minority Rights of the Republic of Serbia

video [English] 8 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Rafael Garcia Collado

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Sergey Koudraitev

video [English] [Russian] 1 Minute

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Chebihi Boualem

video [English] [French] 1 Minute

 
 


Ukraine
Mr. Mykola Maimeskul

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Mark Cassayre

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 

Stakeholders

 
 


Federatie Van Netherlandse Verenigingen Tot Integratie Van Homoseksualiteit Coc Nederland

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Interfaith International

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Cercle De Recherche Sur Les Droits Et Les Devoirs De La Personne Humaine (CRED)

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Amnesty International (AI)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


Serbia
H.E. Mr. Marko Karadzic, State Secretary in the Ministry for Human and Minority Rights of the Republic of Serbia

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Ms. Erlinda F. Basilio
Vice President of the Human Rights Council
Adoption of the Report on Liechtenstein

video [English] 1 Minute

 
     
 

Council Break

 
     
 

Consideration of the outcome on Turkmenistan
A/HRC/10/79, A/HRC/10/79/Add.1

 
 
 
 


Turkmenistan
H.E. Dr. Shirin Ahmedova, Director of the Institute for Human Rights and Democracy under the President of Turkmenistan

video [English] [Russian (audio only)] 18 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Evgeny Ustinov

video [English] [Russian (audio only)] 1 Minute

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Chebihi Boualem

video [English] [French (audio only)] 1 Minute

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Mark Cassayre

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Azerbaijan
Mr. Mammad Talibov

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Pakistan
Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 

Stakeholders

 
 


Action Canada For Population And Development (ACPD)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Cercle De Recherche Sur Les Droits Et Les Devoirs De La Personne Humaine (CRED)

video [English] [French (audio only)] 1 Minute

 
 


Human Rights Watch

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Amnesty International

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Conscience And Peace Tax International (CPTI)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


Turkmenistan
H.E. Dr. Shirin Ahmedova, Director of the Institute for Human Rights and Democracy under the President of Turkmenistan

video [English] [Russian (audio only)] 2 Minutes

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council
Adoption of Report on Turkmenistan

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 
 
 

Council Break

 
     
 

Consideration of the outcome on Burkina Faso
A/HRC/10/80, A/HRC/10/80/Corr.1

 
 
 
 


Burkina Faso
H.E. Mrs. Salamata Sawadogo, Minister for the Promotion of Human Rights

video [English] [French] 5 Minutes

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Chebihi Boualem

video [English] [French] 1 Minute

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Mark Cassayre

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Senegal
Mr. Babacar Carlos Mbaye

video [English] [French] 1 Minute

 
 


Nigeria
Mr. Ifeanyi Nwosu

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Cameroon
Mr. Migiel Mahouve

video [English] [French] 1 Minute

 
 


Brazil
Mr. Alexandre Guido Lopes parola

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Côte d'Ivoire
Mr. Bamba Bakary

video [English] [French] 1 Minute

 
 


Djibouti
Mr. Ahmed Mohamed Abrc

video [English] [French] 1 Minute

 
 

Stakeholders

 
 


Action Canada For Population And Development (ACPD)

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Franciscans International

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Federation Of Human Rights Leagues (FIDH)

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Cercle De Recherche Sur Les Droits Et Les Devoirs De La Personne Humaine (CRED)

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


Burkina Faso
H.E. Mrs. Salamata Sawadogo, Minister for the Promotion of Human Rights

video [English] [French] 6 Minutes

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council
Adoption of Report on Burkina Faso

video [English] 1 Minute

 

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