Human Rights Council
Eleventh session

2 - 19 June 2009

at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

 

June, 2009

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Tuesday, 16 June 2009
9:00 - 12:00 | 12:00 - 15:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

9:00 - 12:00 - 22nd Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 2 hours 37 minutes

 
     
 

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

 
     
 

General Debate

 
     
 

Concerned Countries

 
 


Israel

Mr. Aharon Leshno-Yaar

video [English] 8 minutes

 
 


Palestine

Mr. Ibrahim Khraishi

video [English] [Arabic] 6 minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic

Mr. Faysal Khabbaz Hamoui

video [English] [Arabic] 5 minutes

 
 

Council members, Observer States and other observers

 
 


United Arab Emirates (On Behalf of the Arab Group)

Mr. Adel Essa Hur Al Mahri

video [English] [Arabic] 5 minutes

 
 


Egypt (On Behalf of the African Group)

Mr. Amr Roshdy Hassan

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Czech Republic (On Behalf of the EU)

Ms. Jeanie Tomkin

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Pakistan
(On Behalf of the OIC)
Mr. Zamir Akram

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Cuba
(On Behalf of the NAM)
Mr. Resfel Pino Alvarez

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Egypt

Mr. Amr Roshdy Hassan

video [English] [Arabic] 4 minutes

 
 


Qatar

Mr. Faisal Abdulla Al-Henzab

video [English] [Arabic] 4 minutes

 
 


Bahrain

Mr. Abdulla Abdullatif Abdulla

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Mr. Jürg Lauber

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

Ms. Marina Korunova

video [English] [Russian] 3 minutes

 
 


Brazil

Mr. Alexandre Guido Lopes Parola

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


South Africa

Ms. Rahlaga Kgomotso

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Saudi Arabia

Mr. Ahmed Suleiman Ibrahim Alaquil

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Jordan

Ms. Ghadeer H. El-Fayez

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Malaysia

Mr. Johan Ariff Abdul Razak

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Kuwait

Mr. Najeeb A.A. Al-Bader

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Algeria

Mr. Ahmed Saadi

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


United Arab Emirates

Mr. Saeed Al Habsi

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Yemen

Mr. Walid Alethary

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Tunisia

Mr. Ali Chérif

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Lebanon

Ms. Najla Riachi Assaker

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Turkey

Ms. Asligül Üğdül

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco

Mr. Mohamed Achgalou

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Mr. Mark J. Cassayre

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Iceland

Mr. Vetur Thor Stefansson

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Islamic Republic of Iran

Mr. Asadollah Eshragh Jahromi

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Iraq

Mr. Faris Al-ani

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


League Of Arab States

Mr. Saad Alfarargi

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Union of Arab Jurists


video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Mouvement contre le racisme et pour l’amitié entre les peuples (MRAP)


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Arab Commission for Human Rights


video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Nations Watch


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


World Union for Progressive Judaism


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


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

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Al-Hakim Foundation


video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Nord-Sud XXI


video [English] 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 Sudan
Ms. Sima Samar

A/HRC/11/14

video [English] 10 minutes     text [English]

 
     
 

Concerned Countries

 
 


Sudan

Mr. Abdelaem Zomrawi

video [English] [Arabic] 8 minutes

 
     

 

12:00 - 15:00 - 23rd Plenary Meeting
video [English] Part I - 17 Minutes
video [English] [Original language] Part II - 2 Hours 12 Minutes

 
 


Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Nigeria
H.E. Mr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan,
Vice-President of Nigeria

video [English] 14 minutes

 
     
 

Council break

 
     
 

Item 4: Human rights situations that require the Council's attention (Continued)

 
     
 

Interactive dialogue

 
     
 

Council members, Observer States and other observers

 
 


United Arab Emirates (On Behalf of the Arab Group)

Mr. Saeed Al Habsi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Czech Republic
(On Behalf of the EU)
Ms. Petra Ali Doláková

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Egypt
(On Behalf of the African Group)
Ms. Heba Mostafa Rizk

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Pakistan
(On Behalf of OIC)
Mr. Zamir Akram

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Norway

Mr. Vebjørn Heines

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Mr. Mark J. Cassayre

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Qatar

Mr. Mansoor Abdulla Al-Sulaitin

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Mr. Jürg Lauber

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Democratic People's Republic of Korea

Mr. Choe Myong Nam

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


New Zealand

Ms. Wendy Hinton

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sweden

Mr. Christoffer Berg

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Saudi Arabia

Mr. Ahmed Suleiman Ibrahim Alaquil

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Yemen

Mr. Ibrahim Saied Mohamed Al-Adoofi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


League of Arab States

Mr. Ali El-Fathi

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Canada

Mr. Michael McCulloch

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Mr. Peter Gooderham

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Lebanon

Ms. Najla Riachi Assaker

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Bahrain

Ms. Muna Abbas Radhi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Malaysia

Ms. Abu Samah Asiah

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Japan

Mr. Osamu Yamanaka

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Australia

Mr. Philip Kimpton

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Algeria

Mr. Ahmed Saadi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Costa Rica

Ms. Eugenia Gutiérrez Ruiz

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


China

Mr. KE Yousheng

video [English] [Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


Slovenia

Mr. Andrej Logar

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic

Mr. Abdulmonem Annan

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Phillipines

Ms. Erlinda F. Basilio

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Hawa Society for Women


video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Al Zubair Charity Foundation


video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Society Studies Centre


video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Federation of Human Rights Leagues


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Human Rights Watch


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Concluding Remarks by Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Sudan
Ms. Sima Samar

video [English] 3 minutes

 
     
     
 

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

 
     
 

General debate

 
     
 

Council members, Observer States and other observers

 
 


Czech Republic (On Behalf of the EU)

Ms. Petra Ali Doláková

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Colombia,
Bosnia-Herzegovina, Burkina-Faso, Chile, Congo, Cote D'ivoire, France, Hungary, Mexico, Norway, Slovenia, Switzerland, Uruguay
Ms. Alma Viviana Pérez Gómez

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

Alexey Goltyaey

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Paraguay (On Behalf of the MERCOSUR & Associated States)
Mr. Raul Martinez

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Senegal

Mr. Mamadou Mbodj

video [English] [French] 5 minutes

 
 


Slovenia

Ms. Anja Marija Ciraj

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Brazil

Mr. João Ernesto Christófolo

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Nigeria

Mr. Ifeanyi E. Nwosu

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Colombia

Mr. Álvaro Enrique Ayala Meléndez

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Austria

Mr.  Christian Strohal

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Ms. Katherine Goroue

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Spain

Mr. Juan Villar Escudero

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
     

 

15:00 - 18:00 - 24th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 3 Hours 2 minutes

 
     
 

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

 
     
 

General debate (Continued)

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Commission Nationale des droits de l’homme et des libertes fondamentales du Niger


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Arab Commission for Human Rights


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Asian Legal Resource Centre


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Nations Watch


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Association for World Education


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Centrist Democratic International


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Human Rights Council of Australia


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Commission to Study the Organization of Peace


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Humanist and Ethical Union


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint statement : International Federation of University Women , Pan Pacific And South East Asia Women's Association (PPSEAWA)

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


France Libertes: Fondation Danielle Mitterrand


video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


European Union of Public Relations


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Indian Council of South America


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 

Rights of Reply

 
 


Peru


video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
     
 

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 Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance
Mr. Githu Muigai

A/HRC/11/36, Add.1, Add.2, Add.3

video [English] 13 minutes

 
     
 

Concerned Countries

 
 


Mauritania

Mr. Bal Ahmedou Tidjane

video [English] [French] 6 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Ms. Anna Morawiec Mansfield

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 

Interactive dialogue

 
 


Pakistan
(On Behalf of the OIC)
Mr. Muhammad Saeed Sarwar

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Nigeria

Mr. Ifeanyi E. Nwosu

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Czech Republic
(on Behalf of the EU)
Mr. Petr Preclik

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Egypt
(on behalf of the African Group)
Ms. Heba Mostafa Rizk

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


United Arab Emirates (on Behalf of the Arab Group)

Mr. Obaid Salem Saeed Al Zaabi

video [English] [Arabic] 4 minutes

 
 


Germany

Mr. Michael Klepsch

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


India

Mr. Sanjeev Kumar Singla

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Russian Federation

Ms. Natalia Zolotova

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Sweden

Ms. Karin Steivsom

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


United States of America

Ms. Anna Morawiec Mansfield

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Turkey

Mr. Ali Onaner

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Senegal

Mr. Mamadou Mbodj

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


China

Ms. Li Yi

video [English] [Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. I. Gusti Agung Wesaka Puja

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Brazil

Ms. Mariana Benevides

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Algeria

Mr. Ahmed Saadi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Qatar

Mr. Sultan M. Al-Dosari

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Ms. Alexandra Ruppen

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco

Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Arab Commission for Human Rights


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


International Human Rights Association of American Minorities


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Commission to Study the Organization of Peace


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


European Union of Public Relations


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Indian Council of South of America


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Closing Remarks by

Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance
Mr. Githu Muigai

video [English] 10 minutes

 
     
 

General debate

 
     
 

Council members, Observer States and other observers

 
 


Cuba
(On Behalf of the NAM)
Mr. Resfel Pino Álvarez

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Czech Republic (On Behalf of the EU)

Mr. Tomáš Husák

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

Mr. Alexey Akyhigitov

video [English] [Russian] 3 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan

Mr. Emin Astanaov

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Nigeria

Mr. Ifeanyi E. Nwosu

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Switzerland

Ms. Alexandra Ruppen

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea

Mr. Ha Wie-young

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Mr. Mark J. Cassazre

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Palestine

Ms. Ovarda Derata

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Israel

Mr. Walid Abu-Haya

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 

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