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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Tuesday, 24 March 2009
9:00 - 12:00 | 12:00 - 15:05 | 15:30 - 18:00

 
 

9:00 - 12:00 - 36th Plenary Meeting
video [English][Original language] 2 Hour 50 Minutes

 
     
 

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

 
     
 

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

 
     
 

Interactive dialogue (continued)

 
 


Djibouti
Mr. Said Mohamed

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Egypt
Mr. Hisham Badr

video [English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


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

video [English] 1 Minute

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Mark Storella

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


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

video [English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic
Ms. Rania Al Rifaiy

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Bangladesh
Mr. Mustafizur Rahman

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Ms. Anizan Siti Hajar Adnin

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Jordan
Ms. Ghadeer El-Fayez

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 

Non-governemental Organizations

 
 


United Nations Watch

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


North South XXI


video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Joint statement: Coordinating Board of Jewish Organizations, B’nai B’rith International

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
     
 


Comments, answers and final remark by Mr. Richard Falk,
Special rapporteur for Human Rights in the occupied territories

video [English] 10 Minutes

 
     
 

General debate on Item 7
A/HRC/10/15, A/HRC/10/27, A/HRC/10/35, A/HRC/10/NGO/3,
A/HRC/10/NGO/11, A/HRC/10/NGO/19, A/HRC/10/NGO/54, A/HRC/10/NGO/55, A/HRC/10/NGO/63, A/HRC/10/NGO/76, A/HRC/10/NGO/78, A/HRC/10/NGO/91, A/HRC/10/NGO/101, A/HRC/10/NGO/102, A/HRC/10/NGO/103, A/HRC/10/NGO/117

 
 


Israel as concerned country
Mr. Aharon Leshno-Yaar

video [English] 5 Minutes

 
 


Palestine as concerned country
Mr. Ibrahim Khraishi

video [English] [Arabic] 6 Minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic as concerned country
Mr. Faysal Khabbaz Hamoui

video [English] [Arabic] 4 Minutes

 
 


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

video [English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


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

Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


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

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


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

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Egypt (on behalf of the African Group)
Mr. Hisham Badr

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Qatar
Mr. Faisal Abdulla Al-Henzab

video [English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


Switzerland
Mr. Dante Martinelli

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Egypt
Mr. Hisham Badr

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Brazil
Ms. Maria Nazareth Farani Azevedo

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Ms. Anizan Siti Hajar Adnin

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 


Saudi Arabia
Mr. Abdulwahab Abdulsalam Attar

video [English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Evgeny Ustinov

video [English] [Russian] 4 Minutes

 
 


Bahrain
Mr. Abdulla Abdullatif Abdulla

video [English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Mr. Andrej Logar

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Kuwait
Mr. Dharar Abdul-Razzak Razzooqi

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Boualem Chebihi

video [English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Ahmet Üzümcü

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Oman
Mr. Mohamed Alshantani

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Mark Casseyre

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Iran, Islamic Republic of
Mr. Alireza Moaiyeri

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Tunisia
Mr. Abdelwahèb Jemal

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Mr. Abdulatif Hendi

video [English] [Arabic] 4 Minutes

 
 


Yemen
Mr. Ibrahim Saied Mohamed Al-Adoofi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Iceland
Ms. Kristinn F. Arnason

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Lebanon
Ms. Rona Mokaddem

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 

Non-governemental Organizations

 
 


Mouvement Contre le Racisme et pour L'amitié entre les Peuples (MRAP)

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: General Arab Women Federation (GAWF),  Women's International League For Peace And Freedom (WILPF)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


United Nations Watch (UN Watch)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Women's International Zionist Organization (WIZO)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Union of Arab Jurists

video [English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


International Organization for the Elimination of all Forms of Racial Discrimination (EAFORD)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Al-Hakim Foundation

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Arab Commission for Human Rights (ACHR)

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Islamic Human Rights Commission (IHRC)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Indian Movement Tupaj Amaru (MITA), World Peace Council

video [English] [Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 

Rights of reply

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
     
 

12:00 - 15:05 - 37th Plenary Meeting
video Part I [English][Original language] 1 hour 17 minutes
video Part II [English] 41 minutes

 
     
 

Item 8: Follow-up and implementation of the Vienna Declaration and Programme of Action

 
     
 

General debate on Item 8
A/HRC/10/41, A/HRC/10/54, A/HRC/10/55, A/HRC/10/63

 
     
 

Council members

 
 


Czech Republic (on behalf of the European Union)
Ms. Veronika Stromšíková

video [English] 4 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. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Indonesia
Mr. Kamapradipta Isnomo

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Chile

Mr. Carlos Portales

video [English] [Spanish] 4 Minutes

 
 


Argentina
Mr. Sebastian Rosales

video [English] [Spanish] 3 Minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Evgeny Ustinov

video [English] [Russian] 3 Minutes

 
 

Observer States and other observers

 
 


Kuwait
Ms. Abrar Almeian

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Austria
Ms. Christina Kokkinakis

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Faith Ulusoy

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Iran, Islamic Republic of
Mr. Asadollah Eshragh

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


United States of America
Ms. Kristen McGeeney

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Denmark (on behalf of the Nordic countries - Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway & Sweden)
Mr. Arnold Skubsted

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Boualem Chebihi

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Colombia
Ms. Alma Viviana Pérez Gómez

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
     
 

National Institutions and non-governemental Organizations

 
 


International Coordinating Committee of NHRIS

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


National Human Rights Commission of Korea

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


European Group of NHRIS on Behalf of its A Status Members

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Joint NHRIS Statement: National Human Rights Commission of Mexico

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: International Federation of University Women (IFUW),  International Federation of Business and Professional Women, Women’s International Zionist Organization, World Federation for Mental Health, Women’s World Summit Foundation, International Alliance of Women, Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, Federation of Associations of Former International Civil Servants (FAFICS), Soka Gakkai International (SGI), World Wide Organization for Women, Federación de Asociaciones de Defensa Y Promoción de los Derechos Humanos, Brahma Kumaris World Spiritual University (BKWSU ) . General Board of Church And Society of The United Methodist Church, Federation of American Women’s Clubs Overseas   (FAWCO), Zonta International, International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse (INPEA), Pan Pacific and South East Asia Women's Association (PPSEAWA), Femmes Africa Solidarite (FAS)

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: European Region Of The International Lesbian And Gay Association (ILGA-Europe),  Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network, Danish National Organisation For Gay Men And Lesbians (LBL), Public Services International (PSI), Swedish Federation Of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual And Transgender Rights (RFSL), Federatie Van Netherlandse Verenigingen Tot Integratie Van Homoseksualiteit Coc Nederland.

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Arab Commission for Human Rights (ACHR)

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Centrist Democratic International (CDI)

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Indian Council of South America (CISA)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Union de l’action féminine

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
     
 

Council Break

 
     
 

Item 9: Racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related forms of intolerance, follow-up and implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action

 
     
 

Report of the Chairperson-Rapporteur of the Ad Hoc Committee on the Elaboration of Complementary Standards on its first session
H.E. Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

A/HRC/10/88

video [English] 8 Minutes

 
     
 

Report of the Chairperson-Rapporteur of the Intergovernmental Working Group on the Effective Implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action on its sixth session
H.E. Dr. Dayan Jayatilleka

A/HRC/10/87

video [English] 5 Minutes

 
     
 

Report of the Chairperson-Rapporteur of the Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent on its eighth session
Mr. Joe Frans

A/HRC/10/66

video [English] 12 Minutes

 
     
 

General debate on Item 9
A/HRC/10/NGO/20, A/HRC/10/NGO/27, A/HRC/10/NGO/29, A/HRC/10/NGO/67, A/HRC/10/NGO/69, A/HRC/10/NGO/113, A/HRC/10/NGO/114

 
     
 

Council members

 
 


Czech Republic (on behalf of the European Union)
Ms. Veronika Stromšíková

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Cuba (on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement)
Mr. Resfel Pino

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Egypt
Ms. Heba Mostafa

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


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

Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
     
 

15:30 - 18:00 - 38th Plenary Meeting
video [English][Original language] 2 Hours 10 Minutes

 
     
 

Item 9: Racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related forms of intolerance, follow-up and implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action (continued)

 
     
 

General debate on Item 9 (continued)

 
     
 

Council members

 
 


Indonesia
Mr. Gusti Agung Wesaka Puja

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


India
Mr. Gopinathan Achamkulangare

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


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

video [English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


South Africa (on behalf of the African Group)
Ms.Glaudine J. Mtshali

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Switzerland
Mr. Jurg Lauber

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


Qatar
Mr. Khalid Fahad Al-Hajri

video [English] [Arabic] 4 Minutes

 
 


Brazil
Ms. Maria Nazareth Farani Azevêdo

video [English] 4 Minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Mr. Anton Pinter

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea
Mr. Wie-Young Ha

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Slovakia
Ms. Ivana Kasarova

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Mr. Abdul Razak Johan Ariff

video [English] 3 Minutes

 
 


Burkina Faso
Ms. Sabine Kanzie Bakyono

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


China
Mr. Shaohua He

video [English] [Chinese] 2 Minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Alexey Goltyaev

video [English] [Russian] 3 Minutes

 
 


Angola
Mr. Arcanjo do Nascimento

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Senegal
Mr. Abdoul Wahab Haidara

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Nigeria
Mr. Ifeanyi E. Nwosu

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
     
 

Observer States and other observers

 
 


Kuwait
Mr. Malek AL Wazzan

video [English] [Arabic] 2 Minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Ali Onaner

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Iran, Islamic Republic of
Mr. Mesbah Ansari Dogaheh

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Mr. Adel Shaltut

video [English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic
Mr. Abdulmonem Annan

video [English] [Arabic] 3 Minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Boualem Chebihi

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


African Union
Mr. Yakdhan El Habib

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
Ms. Maria Auxiliadora Guilarte

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
     
 

National Institutions and non-governemental Organizations

 
 


International Coordinating Committee of NHRIS

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Mouvement Contre Le Racisme Et Pour L'amitié Entre Les Peuples (MRAP)

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


United Nations Watch (UN Watch)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Federation Of Human Rights Leagues (FIDH)


video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


North South XXI


video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Organization For The Elimination Of All Forms Of Racial Discrimination (EAFORD)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Institute For Non-Aligned Studies

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Defence For Children International (DCI)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Rencontre Africaine pour la Défense Des Droits De L'homme (RADDHO)

video [English] [French] 3 Minutes

 
 


International Human Rights Association Of American Minorities (IHRAAM)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Federación de Asociaciones de Defensa Y Promoción de los Derechos Humanos (a joint statement on behalf of 164 NGOs)

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Humanist And Ethical Union (IHEU)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


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

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


The Becket Fund For Religious Liberty

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Mbororo Social And Cultural Development Association (Mboscuda)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Indian Council Of South America (CISA)

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Amnesty International

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


International Youth and Student Movement for the United Nations (ISMUN)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Center for Inquiry International

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


December Twelfth Movement International Secretariat (DTMIS)

video [English] 2 Minutes

 
 


Indian Movement Tupaj Amaru (MITA)

video [English] [Spanish] 2 Minutes

 
 


Arab Commission For Human Rights

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 

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