Human Rights Council
Twelfth session

14 September - 2 October 2009

at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

 

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Friday, 18 September 2009
10:00 - 13:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

10:00 - 13:00 - 9th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 2 hours 35 minutes

 
     
 

Address by the Minister of Justice of Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

 
 


Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
H.E. Ms. Celima Torrico
Minister of Justice

video [English] [Spanish] 13 minutes

 
     
 

Report of the Chairperson-Rapporteur of the working group on the right to development
Ms. Mona Rishmawi (on behalf of Mr. Arjun Sengupta)

A/HRC/12/28, A/HRC/12/NGO/7

video [English] 6 minutes

 
     
 

Follow-up to the 7th special session on the negative impact on the realization of the right to food of the worsening of the world food crisis, caused inter alia by the soaring food pricess
A/HRC/12/31

 
     
 

Follow-up to the Tenth special session on the Impact of the Global Economic and Financial Crisis on the Universal Realization and Effective Enjoyment of Human Rights

 
 


Ms. Navanethem Pillay
The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

video [English] 6 minutes

 
     
 

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the right to food
Mr. Olivier De Schutter

video [English] [English / French] 14 minutes

 
     
 

General debate

 
 


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

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


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

Mr. Muhammad Saeed Sarwar

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Sweden
(on behalf of the European Union)
M. Christoffer Berg

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


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

video [English] [Arabic]4 minutes

 
 


Colombia
(on behalf of the GRULAC)
Mr. Álvaro Enrique Ayala Meléndez

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Egypt
(on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement)
Mr. Hisham Badr

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Uruguay (on behalf of Mercosur )

Ms. María Lourdes Boné

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Brazil

Mr. João Ernesto Christófolo

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


China

Mr. Yao Shaojun

video [English] [Chinese] 4 minutes

 
 


India

Mr. Rohit Rathish

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. Dersra Percaya

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

Mr. Roman Kashaev

video [English] [Russian] 4 minutes

 
 


Cuba

M. Rodolfo Reyes Rodríguez

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh

Mr. Md. Mustafizur Rahman

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Belgium

Mr. Xavier Baert

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Mr. John Mariz

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Nicaragua

Mr. Néstor Cruz Toruño

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Egypt

Ms. Heba Mostafa Rizk

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Italy

Mr. Roberto Vellano

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Ms. Melanie Hopkins

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea

Ms. Chun Hye Ran

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Algeria

Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Mr. Dante Martinelli

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Luxembourg

Mr. Jean Feyder

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Iraq



video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


European Commission

Ms. Joelle Hivonnet

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Australia

Ms. Angela Robinson

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic

Mr. Abdulmonem Annan

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 
 
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Joint Statement: Fédération Internationale des Mouvements d’Adultes Ruraux Catholiques (FIMARC), Centre Europe Tiers-Monde (CETIM)

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Permanent Assembly for Human Rights (APDH)

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


International Association Of Democratic Lawyers


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Nord Sud XXI

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Closing Remarks by
Special Rapporteur:

  • Mr. Olivier De Schutter, Special Rapporteur on the right to food
    video [English] 6 minutes
 
 
 
 

Item 2: Annual report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and reports of the Office of the High Commissioner and the Secretary-General

 
     
 

Introduction of the Joint Inspection Unit report and of the reports by the High Commissioner and the Secretary-General
Ms. Mona Rishmawi (OHCHR Officer)

A/64/94, A/HRC/12/18, A/HRC/12/18/Add.1, A/HRC/12/19, A/HRC/12/20,
A/HRC/12/22, A/HRC/12/29, A/HRC/12/30, A/HRC/12/36, A/HRC/12/39,
A/HRC/12/45, A/HRC/12/46, A/HRC/12/47, A/HRC/12/NI/6

video [English] 14 minutes

 

 

15:00 - 18:00 - 10th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 3 hours 8 minutes

 

 

General debate on the reports on Item 2

 
 


Nigeria
(on behalf of the African Group)
Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


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

Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


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

video [English] [Arabic] 5 minutes

 
 


Slovenia
(on behalf of Platform HRET)
Mr. Andrej Logar

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Colombia
(on behalf of the GRULAC)
Mr. Álvaro Enrique Ayala Meléndez

video [English] [Spanish] 5 minutes

 
 


Uruguay
(on behalf of Mercosur)
Ms. María Lourdes Boné

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Sweden
(on behalf of the European Union)
Mr. Christopher Berg

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Egypt (On behalf of Non-Aligned Movement )

Mr. Amr Roshdy Hassan

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


India

Mr. Sanjeev Kumar Singla

video [English] 4x minutes

 
 


Norway

Ms. Beate Stirø

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba

M. Resfel Pino Álvarez

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. Dersra Percaya

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

Mr. Roman Kashaev

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh

M. Md. Mustafizur Rahman

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Argentina

Mr. Sebastian Rosales

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Uruguay
(on behalf of Mercosur)
Ms. María Lourdes Boné

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Chile

Mr. Rodrigo Donoso

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
 


China

Mr. Yao Shaojun

video [English] [Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


South Africa

Ms. Kgomotso Daphne Rahlaga

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Ms. Melanie Hopkins

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Mexico

Mr. Salvador Tinajero

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
 


Sri Lanka

Mr. Rajiva Wijesinha

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Algeria

Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

video [English] [French] 5 minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Mr. Dante Martinelli

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Israel

Mr. Wahid Abu-Haya

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Timor-Leste

Mr. Joaquim A.M.L. da Fonseca

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan

Mr. Habib Mikayilli

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Peru

Mr. Carlos Alberto Chocano

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Dominican Republic
Mr. Juan Manuel Mercedes Graciano

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


NHRI-Provedoria dos Direitos Humanos e Justica de Timor-Leste

President of the Human Rights Council
NHRI-Provedoria dos Direitos Humanos e Justica de Timor-Leste

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Africa Network of National Human Rights Institutions

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Conseil Consultatif des Droits de L’Homme du Maroc


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


European Group of National Human Rights Institutions


video [English] [Russian] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Soka Gakkai International (SGI), Human Rights Education Associations, World Federation of United Nations Associations, International Alliance Of Women (IAW), International Organization For The Elimination Of All Forms of Racial Discrimination(EAFORD), CIVICUS - World Alliance For Citizen Participation, Women’s World Summit Foundation (WWSF), Pan Pacific And South East Asia Women’s Association (PPSEAWA), International Organisation For The Right To Education And Freedom Of Education (OIDEL), Sovereign Military Order Of The Temple Of Jerusalem (OSMTH), International Federation Of University Women (IFUW)

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Fundacion Para La Libertad


video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
 


Human Rights First


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Colombian Commission of Jurists


video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Permanent Assembly for Human Rights


video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Cario institute for Human Rights Studies


video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Society for Threatened Peoples


video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 
Inspector of Joint Inspection Unit
Mr. Enrique Roman Morey

video [English] 3 minutes
 
     
 


Chief, Programme Support and Management Services, OHCHR
Mr. Kyle Ward

video [English] 1 minute

 
     
 

Item 3 - Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development (continued)
A/HRC/12/G/2, A/HRC/12/NGO/2, A/HRC/12/NGO/3, A/HRC/12/NGO/5,
A/HRC/12/NGO/6, A/HRC/12/NGO/8, A/HRC/12/NGO/14,
A/HRC/12/NGO/20, A/HRC/12/NGO/31, A/HRC/12/NGO/36,
A/HRC/12/NGO/46, A/HRC/12/NGO/48, A/HRC/12/NGO/52,
A/HRC/12/NGO/53

 
 
 
 

General debate on Item 3

 
 


Nigeria
(On behalf of African Group )
Mr. Mohammed I. Haidara

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


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

video [English] [Arabic] 4 minutes

 
 


Sweden
(on behalf of the European Union)
Mr. Hans Dahlgren

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Pakistan

Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Egypt (On behalf of Non-Aligned Movement )

Ms. Heba Mostafa Rizk

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Italy

Ms.  Laura Mirachian

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Norway

Ms. Beate Stirø

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

Mr. Alexey Goltyaev

video [English] [Russian] 3 minutes

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. Kamapradipta Isnomo

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Slovenia

Mr. Andrej Logar

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Senegal

M. Abdoul Wahab Haidara

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Pakistan
(on behalf of the Organization of the Islamic Conference)
Mr. Muhammad Saeed Sarwar

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Bosnia and Herzegovina

Ms. Emina Kečo-Isaković

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Gabon

Mr. Samuel Nang Nang

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


Ghana

Ms. Mercy Yvonne Amoah

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Mr. Mark C. Storella

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Angola

Mr. José Maria Capon Duarte E Silva

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Burkina Faso

Ms. Clarisse Merindol Ouoba

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 


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