Human Rights Council
Fifth Universal Periodic Review

4 - 15 May 2009


at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

 

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Wednesday, 13 May 2009
09:00 - 11:30 | 11:45 - 12:30 | 14:30 - 17:30 | 17:30 - 18:00

 
 

09:00 - 11:30 - 15th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 1 hour 52 minutes

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Review of Comoros

  • National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 15 (a) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/5/COM/1): A | C | E | F | R | S
  • Compilation prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (b) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/5/COM/2): A | C | E | F | R | S
  • Summary prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (c) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/5/COM/3): A | C | E | F | R | S

 
     
 

H.E. Mr. Mohamed Jaffar Abbas, Secretary General of the Ministry of the Civil Service, of the Administrative and Institutional Reforms and of Human Rights of Comoros to introduce the report.

video [English] [French] 27 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Qatar
Mr. Khalid Al-Mesallam

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Algeria


video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Bahrain
Ms. Muna Radhi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Mr. Murilo Vieira Komniski

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Egypt
Ms. Misstteba Mostafa

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Mr. Asadollah Eshragh Jahromi

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Tunisia
Mr. Abdelwahed Jemal

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


United Arab Emirates
Mr.Obaid Salem Saeed Al Saabi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Mexico
Ms. Mabel Gomez Oliver

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Canada
Mr. Terry Cormier

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Mr. Bob Last

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Pakistan
Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Germany
Ms. Anke Konrad

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Ali Onaner

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Netherlands
Ms Nynke B. Wijmenga

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Mr. Andrej Logar

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Senegal
Mr. Abdul Wahab Haidara

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Jordan
Mr. Ghadeer El-Fayez

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Malaysia
Mr. Abdul Razak Johan Ariff

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Emmanuel Rousseau

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Italy
Mr. Nico Frandi

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Chad
Mr. Angui Awada

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Czech Republic
Ms. Barbora Repova

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Latvia
Mr. Valerias Romanovskis

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic
Ms. Rania Al Rifaiy

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


South Africa
Ms. Kgomotso Daphne Rahlaga

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Lebanon
Ms. Rana Mokaddem

video [English] [Arabic] 1 minute

 
 


Bangladesh
Mr. Md. Mustafizur Rahman

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Mark Cassayre

video [English] [English / French] 1 minute

 
 


Mauritius
Ms.Reena Wilfrid-Rene

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 

Closing comments, answers and Final remark by Comoros

  • H.E. Mr. Mohamed Jaffar Abbas, Secretary General of the Ministry of the Civil Service, of the Administrative and Institutional Reforms and of Human Rights
video [English] [French] 16 minutes
 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 2 minutes

 

 

11:45 - 12:10 - Adoption of the Report on Uruguay
video[English] [Original language] 17 minutes

 
 


Argentina on behalf of the Troika; Nigeria, Jordan, Argentina
Mr. Alberto J. Dumont

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


The Report on Uruguay is Adopted
Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi

President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Uruguay as concerned country
Mr. Alejandro Artucio Rodriguez

video [English] [Spanish] 9 minutes

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     

 

14:30 - 17:30 - 16th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 3 Hours 1 minute

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Review of Slovakia

  • National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 15 (a) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/5/SVK/1): A | C | E | F | R | S
  • Compilation prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (b) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/5/SVK/2): A | C | E | F | R | S
  • Summary prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (c) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/5/SVK/3): A | C | E | F | R | S

 
     
 

H.E. Ms. Diana Štrofová, State Secretary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Slovakia to introduce the report.

  • Ms. Anina Botošová, Plenipotentiary of the Government of the Slovak Republic for Roma Communities

video [English] [Original language] 35 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Finland
Mr. Hannu Himanen

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Ms. Selma Malika Hendel

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Uzbekistan
Mr. Badriddin Obidov

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Pavel Chernikov

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


India
Mr. Gopinathan Achamkulangare

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Ms. Barbara Belkior Desouza E Silva

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Austria
Mr. Christian Strohal

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Serbia
Mr. Slobodan Vukcevic

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Singapore
Mr. Tan York Chor

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Mr. A. Eshragh Jahromi

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. O.Rabi

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Mexico
Mrs. Gomez Oliver

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Canada
Mr. John Von Kaufmann

video [English] [English / French] 3 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Mr.Philip Tissot

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Pakistan
Mr. Zamir Akram

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Switzerland
Ms. Nathalie Kohli

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Sweden
Ms. Lina Van Der Weyden

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Germany
Ms. M. Klepsch

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Ukraine
Ms. Svitlana Homanovska

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Ahmet Üzümcü

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Restel Pino Alvarez

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Portugal
Ms. Teresa Alvarenga

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Netherlands
Mr. Robert-Jan Sieben

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Argentina
Mr. Eduardo Acevedo Diaz

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Ms. Inina Batasova

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Jordan
Mr. Muhib Jimrat

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Bosnia and Herzegovina
Mr. Draqana Antelic

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Holy See
Mr. Hubertus Van Wegen

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Mr. Abdul Razak Johan Ariff

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Kazakhstan
Mr. Abzal Saparbekuly

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Comments and answers by Slovakia

  • H.E. Ms. Diana Štrofová, State Secretary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Ms. Anina Botošová, Plenipotentiary of the Government of the Slovak Republic for Roma Communities
video [English] [Original language] 10 minutes
 
 


Angola
Mr. Arcanjo Do Nascimento

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Republic of Moldova
Ms. Corina Calugarm

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


France
Ms. Maric-Anna Lebovits

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Nigeria
Mr. Ifeanyi Nwosu

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Hungary
Mr. Levente Szekely

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Japan
Mr. Mirai Maruo

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Croatia
Mr. Branko Socanac

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan
Mr. Mammad Talibov

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Belgium
Ms. Elisabeth Goossens

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Czech Republic
Ms. Jeanie Tomkin

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Spain
Mr. Pablo Gomez de Olea

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea
Mr. Ha Wie Young

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


South Africa
Mr. Rahlaga Kgomotso

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


New Zealand
Ms Amy Laurenson

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Montenegro
Mr. Pavel Boaic

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Bangladesh
Mr. Md. Mustafizur Rahman

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Mark Cassayre

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Bulgaria
Mr. Volodya Bojkov

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Closing comments and answers by Slovakia

  • H.E. Ms. Diana Štrofová, State Secretary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Ms. Miroslava Vozáryová, Department for International Relations and European Affairs Ministry of Interior of the Slovak Republic
  • Mr. Branislav Kadlečík, Department for Foreign Cooperation and Human Rights Ministry of Justice of the Slovak Republic
  • Ms. Jana Kresáková, Director General of the Division for Minority and Regional Cultures Ministry of Culture of the Slovak Republic
  • Mr. Juraj Džupa, Director of the Department for EU Affairs and International Cooperation Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Family of the Slovak Republic

video [English] [Original language] 8 minutes

 
     
 

Final remark by H.E. Ms. Diana Štrofová, State Secretary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Slovakia

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

17:30 - 18:00 - Adoption of the Report on Yemen
video[English] [Original language] 10 minutes

 
 


Indonesia on behalf of the Troika; Nicaragua, Indonesia, South Africa
Mr. Gusti Agung Wesaka Puja

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


The Report on Yemen is Adopted
Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi

President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Yemen as concerned country
Ms. Huda Ali Alban

video [English] [Arabic] 4 minutes

 

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