Human Rights Council
Twelfth session

14 September - 2 October 2009

at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

 

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Wednesday, 16 September 2009
10:00 - 13:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

10:00 - 13:00 - 5th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 2 hours 49 minutes

 
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 
 
 

General debate under Item 2 (continued)

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Human Rights Watch (HRW)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: World Organization Against Torture(OMCT), International Federation Of Human Rights Leagues (FIDH)


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Women’s International League For Peace And Freedom (WILPF), Mouvement Contre Le Racisme et Pour L'Amitié Entre Les Peuples (MRAP)


video [English] 1 minute

 
 


United Nations Watch (UN WATCH)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Commission of Jurists (ICJ)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: France Libertés: Fondation Danielle Mitterrand, Mouvement Contre Le Racisme et Pour L'Amitié Entre Les Peuples (MRAP)

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Colombian Commission of Jurists (CCJ)


video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


International Human Rights  Association of American Minorities (IHRAAM)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: European Region of The International Lesbian and Gay Association (ILGA-EUROPE), Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network, The Swedish Federation for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Rights(RFSL), Lesbian and Gay Federation in Germany (LSUD), International Commission of Jurists (ICJ), Danish National Organisation For Gay Men and Lesbians (LBL), Centre for Women Global Leadership (CWGL)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


CIVICUS - World Alliance For Citizen Participation


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Nord-Sud XXI


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Women’s Human Rights International Association (WHRIA)

Iran (Islamic Republic of) - Point of Order
Sweden

President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International (AI)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Indian Council of South America(CISA)


video [English] 3 minutes

 
     
 

Item 3 - Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development (continued)

 
 
 
 

Report of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for children and armed conflict
Ms. Radhika Coomaraswamy

A/HRC/12/49, A/HRC/12/NI/3, A/HRC/12/NGO/51

 
     
 

Interactive dialogue

 
 


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

Mr. Abrar Hussain Hashmi

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Sweden (on behalf of the European Union)

Mr. Hans Dahlgren

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Tunisia
(on Behalf of the Arab Group)
Mr. Abdelwahèb Jemal

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka

M. U.L.M. Jauhar

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sudan

M. Hamza Omer Hassan Ahmed

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Ms. Damaris Carnal

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Iraq

Mr. Faris Al-Ani

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


France

Mr. Jean-Baptiste Mattéi

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Algeria

Ms. Selma Malika Hendel

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Ms. Melanie Khanna

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Philippines

Mr. Jesus Enrique G. Garcia Ii

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Egypt

Ms. Mona El Bahtimy

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Roman Kashaev

video [English] [Russian] 3 minutes

 
 


India

Mr. Sanjeev Kumar Singla

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Djibouti

Mr. Mohamed Siad Doualeh

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Norway

Ms. Beate Stirø

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Democratic Republic of the Congo

Mr. Sebastien Mutomb Mujing

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Mr. Bob Last

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Slovenia

Mr. Andrej Logar

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Japan
Mr. Akio Isomata

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Italy

Mr. Roberto Vellano

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Canada

Mr. Jeffrey Heaton

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea

Ms. Chun Hye Ran

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Australia

Ms. Angela Robinson

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Austria

Mr. Peter Guschelbauer

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of)

M. Asadollah Eshragh Jahromi

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Uruguay

Ms. Pauline Davies

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


European Commission

Ms. Joelle Hivonnet

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


China

Mr. Yao Shaojun

video [English] [Chinese] 1 minute

 
 


Nepal

Mr. Bharat Raj Paudyal

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Brazil

Mr. Murilo Vieira Komniski

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Hungary

Mr. Zoltan Banyasz

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


African Union

Ms. Khadija Rachida Masri

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic
Mr. Abdulmonem Annan

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


South Africa

Ms. Kgomotso Daphne Rahlaga

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Address by the Federal Minister for Human Rights of Pakistan

 
 


Pakistan
H.E. Mr. Mumtaz Alam Gilani
Federal Minister for Human Rights

video [English] 10 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive dialogue continued

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Africa Network of National Human Rights Institutions(NANHRI)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Colombian Commission of Jurists (CCJ)


video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 
International Club for Peace Research


video [English] 2 minutes
 
 


International Human Rights Association of American Minorities


video [English] 1 minute

 

 

15:00 - 18:00 - 6th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 3 hours 14 minutes

 

 

Item 3 - Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development (continued)

 
 
 
 

Report of the Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of slavery, including its causes and consequences
Ms. Gulnara Shahinian

A/HRC/12/21, A/HRC/12/21/Add.1, A/HRC/12/NGO/29

video [English] 13 minutes

 
     
 

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography
Ms. Najat M’jid Maalla

A/HRC/12/23, A/HRC/12/23/Add.1, A/HRC/12/23/Add.2, A/HRC/12/23/Add.3

video [English] [French] 13 minutes

 
 


Haiti as concerned country

Mr. Jean-Claude Pierre

video [English] [French] 5 minutes

 
 


Latvia
as concerned country
Mr. Janis Mazeiks

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Estonia
as concerned country
Mr. Juri Seilenthal

video [English] 4 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive dialogues

 
 


Sweden (on behalf of the European Union)

Ms. Anna Uggla

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Pakistan (on behalf of the Organization of the Islamic Conference)
Mr. Abrar Hussain Hashmi

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Nigeria
(on behalf of the African Group)
Mr. Ositadinma Anaedu

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Netherlands

Ms. Susanna Terstal

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. Dersra Percaya

video [English] 6 minutes

 
 


Bosnia and Herzegovina

Ms. Ljubica Perić

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Australia

Ms. Angela Robinson

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


India

Mr. Sanjeev Kumar Singla

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Mr. Bob Last

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

Ms. Natalia Zolotova

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Ghana

Ms. Mercy Yvonne Amoah

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Armenia

Mr. Vaheh Gevorgyan

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


China

Mr. Yao Shaojun

video [English] [Chinese] 4 minutes

 
 


Burkina Faso

Ms. Clarisse Merindol Ouoba

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Paraguay

Mr. Raul Martínez Villalba

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Senegal

Mr. Abdoul Wahab Haidara

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Uraguay

Ms. Pauline Davies

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Peru

Mr. Carlos Sibille Rivera

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Ms. Kristen McGeeney

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Italy

Mr. Roberto Vellano

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Brazil

Mr. Rui Antônio Jucá Pinheiro De Vasconcellos

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Chad

Mr. Angui Awada

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Morocco

Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [French] 6 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea

Ms. Chun Hye Ran

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Franciscans International


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Asian Legal Resource Centre


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Worldwide Organization for Women


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


World Peace Council


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Global Alliance Against Traffic in Women


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Permanent Assembly for Human Rights


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Concluding Remarks

 
     
 

Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of slavery, including its causes and consequences
Ms. Gulnara Shahinian

video [English] 8 minutes

 
     
 

Special Rapporteur on the sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography
Ms. Najat M’jid Maalla

video [English] [French] 5 minutes

 
     
 

Item 3 (continued)

 
     
 

Report of the Independent Expert on human rights and international solidarity
Mr. Rudi Muhammad Rizki

A/HRC/12/27, A/HRC/12/27/Corr.1, A/HRC/12/NGO/4, A/HRC/12/NGO/30

video [English] 13 minutes

 
     
 

Right of Reply

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Iraq


video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan


video [English] 1 minutes

 
 


Uzbekistan


video [English] [Russian] 3 minutes

 
 


Algeria


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco


video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 


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