Human Rights Council
Twelfth session

14 September - 2 October 2009

at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

 

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Tuesday, 22 September 2009
9:00 - 12:00 | 12:00 - 13:30 | 14:30 - 17:00

 
 

9:00 - 12:00 - 11th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language]

 
     
 

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

 
 
 
 

General debate (continued)

 
 


Maldives
Ms. Shazra Abdul Sattar

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Spain

Mr. Javier Garrigues

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Denmark
Mr. Peter Hertel Rasmussen

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Holy See

Mr. Silvano M. Tomasi

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Yemen

Mr. Fadhl Al-Maghafi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Portugal
Mr. Francisco M. Xavier Esteves

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


African Union

Ms. Khadija Rachida Masri

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

Ms. Katrien Beeckman

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Algeria

Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Rabi

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Human Rights Watch (HRW)

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Society for Threatened Peoples


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Franciscans International (FI), Dominicans For Justice And Peace


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Commission of Jurists (ICJ)

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Association For World Education (AWE), International Humanist And Ethical Union (IHEU)


video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Organisation Pour La Communication En Afrique Et De Promotion De La Coopération Economique Internationale (OCAPROCE INTERNATIONAL)


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International (AI)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Liberation


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Mbororo Social and Cultural Development Association (MBOSCUDA)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Friends World Committee for Consultation (QUAKERS) (FWCC)


video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Joint Statement: AL-Hakim Foundation, Interfaith International


video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Nord-Sud XXI

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Human Rights Conectas


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Conscience and Peace Tax International


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Institute For Peace (IIP)


video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Interfaith International


video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


International Education Development


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


World Muslim Congress (WMC)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Organisation For Defending Victims Of Violence


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Charitable Institute For Protecting Social Victims

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Jana Utthan Pratisthan (JUP-Nepal)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Indian Council of South America (CISA)


video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


International club for Peace Research


video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Centrist Democratic International (CDI)


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Permanent Assembly for Human Rights (APDH)


video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Iranian Elite Research Centre (IERC)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


European Union for Public Relations


video [English] 1 minute

 
 


World Peace Council (WPC)


video [English] 1 minute

 
 


International Association Against Torture (AICT)


video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


France Libertés: Fondation Danielle Mitterrand


video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


International Human Rights Association Of American Minorities (IHRAAM)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 
 
 

Right of Reply

 
 


Algeria


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Morocco

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 
 
 

Item 4: Human rights situations that require the Council's attention
A/HRC/12/NGO/1, A/HRC/12/NGO/11, A/HRC/12/NGO/13, A/HRC/12/NGO/15, A/HRC/12/NGO/16, A/HRC/12/NGO/21, A/HRC/12/NGO/22, A/HRC/12/NGO/23, A/HRC/12/NGO/24, A/HRC/12/NGO/25, A/HRC/12/NGO/27, A/HRC/12/NGO/32,
A/HRC/12/NGO/37, A/HRC/12/NGO/39, A/HRC/12/NGO/42, A/HRC/12/NGO/47, A/HRC/12/NGO/49, A/HRC/12/NGO/50, A/HRC/12/NGO/54, A/HRC/12/NGO/55

 
     
 

General debate

 
 


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

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Sweden (on behalf of the European Union)

Mr. Hans Dahlgren

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


France

Mr. Jean-Baptiste Mattéi

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Netherlands

Mr. Robert-Jan Sieben

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Norway

Ms. Bente Angell-hansen

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Myanmar
- Point of Order
President of the Human Rights Coucil
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Japan

Mr. Akio Isomata

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Argentina

M. Héctor Raúl Peláez

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Belgium

Mr. Xavier Baert

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


China

Mr. Qian Bo

video [English] [Chinese] 3 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Mr. Douglas M. Griffiths

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Mexico

Ms. Mariana Olivera West

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
 


Cuba

Ms. Maria del Carmen Herrera Caseiro

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 

 

12:00 - 13:30 - 12th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language]

 
     
 

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

 
     
 

General debate (Continued)

 
 


Canada

Mr. Daniel Ulmer

video [English] [French / English] 2 minutes

 
 


Austria

Mr. Christian Strohal

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Algeria

Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Ireland

Ms. Janice McGann

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Denmark

Mr. Peter Hertel Rasmussen

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Sudan

M. Hamza Omer Hassan Ahmed

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Luxembourg

Ms. Christine Goy

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Ms. Muriel Berset

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Australia

Ms. Caroline Millar

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Czech Republic

Ms. Veronika Stromšíková

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Germany

Mr. Reinhard Schweppe

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


New Zealand

Ms.  Wendy Hinton

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Israel

Mr. Walid Abu-Haya

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Somalia

Mr. Yusuf Mohammed Ismail Bari-Bari

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Kenya

Ms. Nilly Kanana

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Sri Lanka

M. U.L.M. Jauhar

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Mouvement contre le Racisme et pour l’Amitié pour les Peuples (MRAP)


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Human Rights Watch (HRW)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: World Organization Against Torture(OMCT), Rehabilitation Council For Torture Victims (RCT)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Society for Threatened Peoples


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


American Association for Jurists (AAJ)


video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


UN Watch


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Federation of Human Rights (FIDH)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Franciscans International


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Commission of Jurists (ICJ)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


France Libertés: Fondation Danielle Mitterrand


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Centre Europe Tiers-Monde (CETIM)

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Asian Legal Resource Center


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU)

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Association for World Education (AWE), International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Bahaï International
Community

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Organisation pour la Promotion de la Coopération Economique Internationale (OCAPROCE Internationale)

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Liberation


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Mbororo Social and Cultural Development Association (MBOSCUDA)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Colombian Commission of Jurists (CCJ)


video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (Forum – Asia)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Human Rights of American Minorities (IHRAAM)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Cairo Institue of Human Rights


video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: AL-Hakim Foundation, Interfaith International

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 

 

14:30 - 17:00 - 13th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language]

 
     
 

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

 
     
 

General debate (Continued)

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Indian Council of South America (CISA)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Interfaith International


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Agir Ensemble pour les Droits de l’Homme


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Human Rights First


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Conectas
Human Rights

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Commission to Study the Organization of Peace

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


International Educational Development

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


World Muslim Congress (WMC)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Youth and Student Movement for the United Nations (ISMUN)


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


International Club for Peace Research


video [English] 1 minute

 
 


World Federation of Trade Unions (WFTU)


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


World Peace Council


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Lawyers Rights Watch Canada


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International (AI)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: International Movement Against all Forms of Discrimination and Racism (IMADR), Asian Forum for Human Rights, Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Centrist Democratic International (CDI)


video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


European Union for Public Relations

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


International Institute For Peace (IIP)


video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Women’s Human Rights International Association (WHRIA)

Iran, Islamic Republic of - Point of Order
President of the Human Rights Coucil
Iran, Islamic Republic of - Point of Order
President of the Human Rights Coucil
Women’s Human Rights International Association (WHRIA)
Iran, Islamic Republic of - Point of Order
President of the Human Rights Coucil
Sweden - Point of Order

video [English] 8 minutes

 
 


Nord- Sud XXI


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Maryan Ghasemi Educational Charity Institute


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Comision Juridica para el Autodesarollo-CAPAJ


video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
     
  Right of Reply  
 


Myanmar


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Zimbabwe


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Democratic People's Republic of Korea

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Iran, Islamic Republic of


video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of


video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation


video [English] [Russian] 4 minutes

 
 


Sweden


video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Uzbekistan

video [English] [Russian] 3 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Holy See


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Afghanistan


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Cameroon


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Iraq


video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


China


video [English] [Chinese] 3 minutes

 
 


Japan


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Morocco


video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


Democratic People's Republic of Korea

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Algeria


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Japan


video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Morocco


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Algeria


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 


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