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, 23 March 2009
11:00 - 12:00 | 12:20 - 14:30 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

11:00 - 12:00 - 34th Plenary Meeting
video [English][Original language] 1 Hour

 
     
 

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

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 

General debate on Item 4 (continued)

 
     
 

Non-Governmental Organizations (continued)

 
 


Joint Statement: Society For Threatened Peoples, Mouvement contre le racisme et pour l’amitié entre les peoples (MRAP)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Educational Development (IED), Inc.

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Franciscans International, Pax Romana

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Youth And Student Movement For United Nations

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Fellowship Of Reconciliation (IFOR)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Human Rights Association Of American Minorities (IHRAAM)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Union de l'Action Feminine

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Helsinki Foundation For Human Rights

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Agir Ensemble Pour Les Droits De L'homme

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Democratique Centre (IDC)

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Cercle De Recherche Sur Les Droits Et Les Devoirs De La Personne Humaine

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Action Internationale Pour La Paix Et Le Developpement Dans La Region Des Grands Lacs (AIPD), Comite International Pour Le Respect Et L'application De La Charte Africaine Des Droits De L'homme Et Des Peuples (CIRAC)

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


World Vision International (WVI)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Catholic Organisation For Relief And Development (CORDAID)

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Liberation

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Peace Bureau
(Statement references to "Burma" and "Burma regime" ruled out of order by the Chair)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Mbororo Social And Cultural Development Association (Mboscuda)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Reporters Without Borders - 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] [French] 2 Minutes

 
     
 

Rights of reply

 
 


Azerbaijan

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Japan

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


China

video [English] [Chinese] 2 Minutes

 
     
 

Council Break

 
     
 

12:20 - 14:30
video [English][Original language] 2 Hours 27 Minutes

 
     
 

Item 5: Human rights bodies and mechanisms (continued)

 
     
 

General debate on Item 5

 
     
 

Council members

 
 


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

video [English] 5 Minutes

 
 


Egypt (on behalf of the African Group)
Mr. Amr Roshdy Hassan

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Chile (on behalf of the GRULAC)

Mr. Carlos Portales

video [English] [Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 


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

Mr. Imran Ahmed Siddiqui

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Cuba (on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement)
Ms. Mana Del Carmen Herrera Caseiro

video [English] [Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 


Switzerland (on behalf of the Human Rights Training and Education Group - consisting of:
Costa Rica, Italy, Morocco and Switzerland)

Ms. Muriel Berset

video [English] [French] 4 Minutes

 
 


India
Mr. A. Gopinathan

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Chile

Mr. Carlos Portales

video [English] [Spanish] 4 Minutes

 
 


Nigeria
Mr. Ifeanyi Nwosu

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Canada
Mr. Daniel Ulmer

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Indonesia
Ms. Indah Nuria Savitri

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Japan
Mr. Akio Isomata

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Argentina
Mr. Sebastián Rosales

video [English] [Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 


Brazil
Mr. Murilo Vieira Komniski

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Evgeny Ustinov

video [English] [Russian] 3 Minutes

 
 


Bahrain
Mr. Abdulla Abdullatif Abdulla

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


China
Ms. Chen Yingzhu

video [English] [Chinese] 3 Minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Mr. Andrej Logar

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Mexico
Ms. Mariana Olivera West

video [English] [Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
     
 

Observer States and other observers

 
 


Kuwait
Ms. Jawaher Al-Sabah

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Rabi

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Austria
Ms. Christina Kokkinakis

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Finland
M. Hannu Himanen

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Iran, Islamic Republic of
Mr. Ansari

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Greece
Mr. Yannis Plotas

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Australia
Mr. Henry Winter

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Hungary
Mr. Istvan Lakatos

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Mr. Georgi Avramchev

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


United States of America
Ms. Melanie Khanna

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Boualem Chibihi

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


New Zealand
Ms. Wendy Hinton

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
     
 

National Institutions and non-governemental Organizations

 
 


Irish Human Rights Commission

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Amnesty International, Franciscans International, Lutheran World Federation (LWF), Asian Forum For Human Rights And Development (Forum-Asia)

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Europe-Third World Centre, Mouvement Contre Le Racisme Et Pour L’amitie Entre Les Peuples (Mrap), International Association Of Democratic Lawyers, Association Africaine D’education Pour Le Developpement (ASAFED), Women’s International League For Peace And Freedom, International Federation Of Rural Adult Catholic Movements (FIMARC)

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Soka Gakkai International, Pax Romana, International Organization For The Right To Education And Freedom Of Education (OIDEL), International Federation Of University Women (IFUW), CIVICUS - World Alliance For Citizen Participation, International Organization For The Elimination Of All Forms Of Racial Discrimination (EAFORD), Worldwide Organization For Women (WOW), Al-Hakim Foundation, International Alliance Of Women (IAW), International Catholic Child Bureau, World Federation of United Nations Associations, World Student Christian Federation.

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: International Organization For The Right To Education And Freedom Of Education (OIDEL), Soka Gakkai International, Pax Romana, CIVICUS - World Alliance For Citizen Participation, International Organization For The Elimination Of All Forms Of Racial Discrimination (EAFORD), Al-Hakim Foundation, International Alliance Of Women (IAW), International Catholic Child Bureau, World Student Christian Federation

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Indian Council Of South America (CISA)

video [English] [Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 


France Libertes : Fondation Danielle Mitterrand

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Lutheran World Federation, International Movement Against All Forms Of Discrimination And Racism (IMADR), Asian Legal Resource Centre, Pax Romana, Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (Forum-Asia)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Ocaproce International (Statement was ruled out of order by the Chair)
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Joint statement: Cercle De La Recherche Sur Les Droits Et Les Devoirs De La Personne Humaine, Worldwide Organization For Women (WOW)

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Liberation

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Action Canada For Population And Development

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Movement Atd Fourth World

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Work Group For Indigenous Affairs (IWGIA)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Arab Commission for Human Rights

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Universal Esperanto Association (Statement was ruled out of order by the Chair)
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Indian Movement "Tupaj Amaru"

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Institute for Peace

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
     
 

15:00 - 18:00 - 35th Plenary Meeting
video [English][Original language] 2 Hours 44 Minutes

 
     
 

Item 7: Human rights situation in Palestine and other occupied Arab territories

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 

Follow up to the Ninth special session on the Grave Violations of Human Rights in the Occupied Palestinian Territory including the recent aggression of the occupied Gaza Strip

 
 


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

video [English] [French] 7 Minutes

 
 


Report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Palestinian territories occupied since 1967

Mr. Richard Falk

A/HRC/10/20

video [English] 12 Minutes

 
     
 


Combined report, under resolution S-9/1, of the Special Rapporteur on the Right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of Physical and mental health, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict, the Special Rapporteur on violence against women, its causes and consequences, The Representative of the Secretary-General on the human rights of Internally displaced persons, the Special Rapporteur on adequate housing as a component of the right to an adequate standard of living, and on the right to non-discrimination in this context, the Special Rapporteur on the right to food, the Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, arbitrary or summary executions, the Special Rapporteur on the right to education, and the Independent Expert on the question of human rights and extremy poverty.

Mr. Olivier De Schutter, Special Rapporteur on the right to food

A/HRC/10/22

video [English] 14 Minutes

 
 


Israel as concerned country
Mr. Aharon Leshno-Yaar

video [English] 6 Minutes

 
 


Palestine as concerned country
Mr. Ibrahim Khraishi

video [English] [Arabic] 6 Minutes

 
     
 

Interactive dialogue on Follow-up to Special Sessions

 
 


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

video [English][Arabic] 4 Minutes

 
 


Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
Ms. Maria Auxiliadora Guilarte

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Tunisia
Mr. Ali Cherif

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


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

Mr. Imran Ahmed Siddiqui

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Indonesia
Mr. Dian Triansyah Djani

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Sudan
Ms. Attiat Mustafa

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Egypt
Mr. Hisham Badr

video [English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


African Union
Mr. Yakdhan El Habib

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Mark Cassayre

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Cuba (on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement)
Ms. Mana Del Carmen Herrera Caseiro

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Ms. Anizan Siti Hajar Adnin

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Jordan
Mr. Muheeb Nimrat

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Qatar
Mr. Faisal Abdulla Al-Henzab

video [English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


Iraq
Mr. Faris Al-Ani

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic
Mr. Faysal Khabbaz Hamoui

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Czech Republic (on behalf of the European Union)
Mr. Petr Preclik

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


Japan
Mr. Osamu Yamanaka

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Senegal
Mr. Abdoul Wahab Haidara

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Bangladesh
Mr. Mustafizur Rahman

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


League of Arab States
Mr. Abid salem Azaabi

video [English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


China
Mr. Ke Yousheng

video [English] [Chinese] 2 Minutes

 
 


Lebanon
Ms. Najla Riachi Assaker

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Boualem Chibihi

video [English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


United Arab Emirates
Mr. Saeed Al Habsi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Brazil (on behalf of Brazil, India, South Africa, IBSA Forum)
Ms. Maria Nazareth Farani Azevedo

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Kuwait
Mr. Dharar Abdul-Razzak Razzooqi

video [English]

 
 

Non-governemental Organizations

 
 


Arab Commission for Human Rights

video [English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


World Vision International

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Union of Arab Jurists

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Comments, answers and final remark by Mr. Olivier De Schutter, Special Rapporteur on the right to food


video [English] 13 Minutes

 
     
 

Consideration of agenda item 7 with the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Palestinian territories occupied since 1967

 
     
 


Mr. Richard Falk,
Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Palestinian territories occupied since 1967

video [English] 13 Minutes

 
 


Israel as concerned country
Mr. Aharon Leshno-Yaar

video [English] 6 Minutes

 
 


Palestine as concerned country
Mr. Ibrahim Khraishi

video [English] [Arabic] 5 Minutes

 
     
 

Interactive dialogue

 
 


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

Mr. Imran Ahmed Siddiqui

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Egypt (on behalf of the African Group)
Mr. Amr Roshdy Hassan

video [English] 3 Minutes

 

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