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

 
 

10:00 - 13:00 - 21st Plenary Meeting
video [English][Original language]

 
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [English / French] 5 minutes

 
 

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

 Annual discussion on the integration of a gender perspective in the work of
the Human Rights Council

Topic: Integration of a gender perspective in the Universal Periodic Review.

Introductory statement by Mrs. Mona Rishmawi, Officer in Charge of OHCHR Research and Right to Development Division
video [English] 11 minutes

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

    Panellists:

  • Ms. Leilani Farha, Executive Director of the Centre for Equality Rights in Accommodation
    video [English] 8 minutes

  • Ms. Cecilia Rachel Quisumbing, Member of the Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines
    video [English] 10 minutes

  • Mr. Jeremy Sarkin, Member of the Working Group on Enforced and Involuntaruy Disapearences
    video [English] 10 minutes

  • Ms. Barbara Evelyn Bailey, Member of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women
    (Presented by Ms. Maria Virginia Bras Gomes on behalf of Ms. Barbara Evelyn Bailey)
    video [English] 8 minutes

  • Ms. Fatimata-Binta Victoire Dah, Chairperson of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
    video [English] [French] 5 minutes

  • Ms. Maria Virginia Bras Gomes, Member of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
    video [English] 8 minutes
 
     
 

Discussion

 
 


Chile

Ms. Carmen Hetz

video [English][Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Mr. Murilo Vieira Komniski

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Sweden
(on behalf of the European Union)
Ms. Lina Van Der Weyden

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Finland

Mr. Pekka Metso

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

Ms. Marina Viktorova

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


France

Mr. Emmanuel Pineda

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Ireland

Ms. Amy Mcardle

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Slovenia

Ms. Anja Marija Ciraj

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. Desra Percaya

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan

Ms. Samira Safarova

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba

Ms. Maria del Carmen Herrera Caseiro

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Ms. Eilidh Kennedy

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Norway

Ms. Gry Larsen

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Canada (on Behalf of CANZ)

Mr. Jeffrey Heaton

video [English] [English / French] 2 minutes

 
 


Turkey

Ms. Elman Pirar

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 
 
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Conseil Consultatif des Droits de L'Homme-Maroc


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint statement: Women’s International League For Peace And Freedom (WILPF)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Human Rights Watch


video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
  Comments and answers by the Panellists:
  • Ms. Leilani Farha, Executive Director of the Centre for Equality Rights in Accommodation
    video [English] 4 minutes

  • Ms. Cecilia Rachel Quisumbing, Member of the Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines
    video [English] 3 minutes

  • Mr. Jeremy Sarkin, Member of the Working Group on Enforced and Involuntaruy Disapearences
    video [English] 3 minutes
 
     
 

Discussion Continued (continued)

 
 


Nicaragua

Mr. Néstor Cruz Toruño

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Pakistan (on behalf of the Organization of the Islamic Conference)
Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Algeria

Ms. Selma Malika Hendel

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


China

Ms. Li Yi

video [English] [Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


Japan

Mr. Manabu Murakami

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Belgium

Mr. Xavier Baert

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Netherlands

Ms. Nynke B. Wijmenga

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh

Mr. Mustafizur Rahman

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Mohamed Achgalou

video [English] [French] 2 Minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea

Mr. Kim Pil-Woo

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Mexico

Mr. Salvador Tinajero Esquivel

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Ms. Tara Foley

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Ms. Damaris Carnal

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 
 
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Joint statement: Inter-African Committee on Practices Affecting the Health of Women, Women Federation for World Peace International


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Federation of Human Rights Leagues (FIDH)


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


International Federation of University Women (IFUW)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
  Final comments and answers by the Panellists:
  • Ms. Leilani Farha, Executive Director of the Centre for Equality Rights in Accommodation
    video [English] 2 minutes

  • Ms. Cecilia Rachel Quisumbing, Member of the Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines
    video [English] 2 minutes

  • Mr. Jeremy Sarkin, Member of the Working Group on Enforced and Involuntaruy Disapearences
    video [English] 3 minutes

  • Ms. Fatimata-Binta Victoire Dah, Chairperson of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
    video [English] [French] 3 minutes

  • Ms. Maria Virginia Bras Gomes, Member of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
    video [English] 4 minutes
 
     
 

Closing statement by Mr. Andrej Logar, Vice-President of the Human Rights Council
video [English] 3 minutes

 


 

15:00 - 18:00 - 22nd Plenary Meeting
video [English][Original language] 3 hours 16 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 the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous people

Prof. S. James Anaya

A/HRC/12/34, A/HRC/12/34/Add.1, A/HRC/12/34/Add.2, A/HRC/12/34/Add.3,
A/HRC/12/34/Add.4, A/HRC/12/34/Add.5, A/HRC/12/34/Add.6,
A/HRC/12/34/Add.7, A/HRC/12/34/Add.8, A/HRC/12/34/Add.9,
A/HRC/12/34/Add.10, A/HRC/12/NI/8

video [English] 15 minutes

 
 


Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
as a concerned country
Ms. Angélica Navarro Llanos

video [English] [Spanish] 5 minutes

 
 


Botswana
as a concerned country
Ms. Mosadi K. Ramotshabi

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Brazil
as a concerned country
Mr. Murilo Vieira Komniski

video [English] 6 minutes

 
 


Chile
as a concerned country
Mr. Carlos Portales

video [English] [Spanish] 8 minutes

 
 


Nepal
as a concerned country
Mr. Dinesh Bhattarai

video [English] 6 minutes

 
 


Panama
as a concerned country
Mr. Jose Isaac Acosta

video [English] [Spanish] 7 minutes

 
 


Peru
as a concerned country
Mr. José Eduardo Ponce Vivanco

video [English] [Spanish] 10 minutes

 
 
 
 

Interactive dialogue

 
 


Sweden (on behalf of the European Union)
Ms. Anna Uggla

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Australia

Ms. Caroline Millar

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Colombia
Mr. Angelino Garzón

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Norway

Mr. Bjorn Olav Megard

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


New Zealand

Ms. Wendy Hinton

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Ecuador

Ms. Maria Del Carmen Vivar

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Denmark
Mr. Peter Hertel Rasmussen

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Mexico

Mr. Juan José Ignacio Gómez Camacho

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of

Mr. Germán Mundaraín Hernández

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Canada

Ms. Manon Boisclair

video [English] [French / English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (
UNPFII)
Ms. Tonya Gonella Frichner

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Ms. Courtney Musser

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Finland

Mr. Pekka Metso

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Canadian Human Rights Commission


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Commission on Human Rights of the Phillippines


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Fédération internationale des ligues des Droits de l'Homme (FIDH)


video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Colombian Commission of Jurists (CCJ)


video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Conectas Direitos Humanos


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Permanent Assembly for Human Rights


video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 

Concluding Remarks

 
     
 

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous people
Prof. S. James Anaya

video [English] 7 minutes

 
     
 

Item 5 - Human rights bodies and mechanisms

 
     
 


Expert mechanism on the rights of indigenous peoples

A/HRC/12/32, A/HRC/12/33, A/HRC/12/NGO/34
Ms. Jannie Lasimbang, Chairperson of the Expert Mechanism

video [English] 11 minutes

 
     
 

General debate

 
 


Sweden (on behalf of the European Union)
Ms. Lina Van Der Weyden

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Norway

Ms. Bente Angell-Hansen

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Morocco

Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [French] 6 minutes

 
 


Brazil

Ms. Maria Nazareth Farani Azevêdo

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

Mr. Sergey Kondratiev

video [English] [Russian] 3 minutes

 
 


Senegal

Mr. Cheikh Tidiane Thiam

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Japan

Mr. Akio Isomata

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Ms. Courtney Musser

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Latvia
(on behalf of 54 countries)
Mr. Valerijs Romanovskis

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Australia

Ms. Miranda Brown

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Denmark

Mr. Lars Volck Madsen

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Finland

Mr. Pekka Metso

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

Mr. Edgardo Toro

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Conseil Consultatif des Droits de L'Homme-Maroc


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Commission on Human Rights of the Phillippines


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Indigenous World Association

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Saami Council


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


International Organization of Indigenous Resource Development


video [English] 2 minutes

 


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