Human Rights Council
Twelfth session

14 September - 2 October 2009

at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

 

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Monday, 14 September 2009
13:00 - 13:30 | 17:00 - 19:30

 
 

13:00 - 13:30 - Opening of the session - 1st Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 34 minutes

 
 
 
 

Opening of the session

 
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 
 
 

Point of Order

 
 


Brazil
Argentina


video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
 
 
 

High level segment

 
 


Sri Lanka

Right Honourable Mahinda Samarasinghe
Minister of Disaster Management and Human Rights

video [English] 13 minutes

 
 


United States of America

H.E. Dr. Esther Brimmer
Assistant Secretary of State for International Organisations Affairs

video [English] 12 minutes

 
 


Thailand
Her Royal Highness Princess Bajrakitiyabha

video [English] 5 minutes

 

 

17:00 - 19:30 - 2nd Plenary Meeting
video Part I [English] [Original language] 18 minutes
video Part II [English] [Original language] 2 hours

 

 

Point of Order

 
 


Brazil

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Argentina


video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Mexico (on behalf of the GRULAC)


video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Cuba


video [English] [Spanish] 5 minutes

 
 

Point of Order - Comment by President

 
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [English / French] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Item 6 - Universal Periodic Review

 
 
 
 

The selection of the countries to be reviewed under the Universal Periodic Review (UPR)

 
 
 
 

Point of Order

 
 


Pakistan
Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen,
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

2010

 

7th session of UPR

 

8th session of UPR

 

9th session of UPR

 
 

African States

 
5.
  Gambia
 
10.
  Angola
 
12.
  Madagascar
 
15.
  Egypt
       
 
3.
  Guinea
 
6.
  Lesotho
 
7.
  Kenya
 
9.
  Guinea Bissau
       
 
1.
  Liberia
 
2.
  Malawi
 
13.
  Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
 
16.
  Mauritania
       
 
   
   
   
 

Asian States

 
1.
  Qatar
 
7.
  Fiji
 
9.
  Kazakhstan
 
11.
  Iran (Islamic Republic of)
 
13.
  Iraq
       
 
1.
  Kyrgyzstan
 
2.
  Kiribati
 
4.
  Lao People’s Democratic Republic
 
15.
  Kuwait
       
 
3.
  Mongolia
 
5.
  Maldives
 
10.
  Marshall Islands
 
14.
  Micronesia, Federated States of
 
15.
  Lebanon
 
   
   
   
 

Latin American and
Caribbean States

 
3.
  Nicaragua
 
4.
  El Salvador
 
6.
  Bolivia
 
11.
  Grenada
 
13.
  Guyana
 
14.
  Haiti
 
4.
  Panama
 
8.
  Honduras
 
12.
  Jamaica
 
   
   
   
 

Western European
and other States

 
2.
  Italy
 
8.
  San Marino
       
 
5.
  Spain
 
10.
  Sweden
 
12.
  Turkey
 
6.
  Andorra
 
9.
  United States of America
       
 
   
   
   
 

Eastern European
States

 
14.
  Slovenia
 
16.
  Bosnia and HerzegovinaBosnia and Herzegovina
 
8.
  Armenia
 
16.
  Belarus
   
 
7.
  Bulgaria
 
11.
  Croatia
 
   
   
   


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