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, 30 September 2009
9:00 - 12:00 | 12:00 - 15:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

9:00 - 12:00 - 25th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 2 hours 49 minutes

 
     
 

Item 7. Human rights situation in Palestine and other occupied Arab territories

 
     
 

General debate (continued)

 
 


Ireland
Mr. Mícheál Tierney

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


New Zealand
Ms. Wendy Hinton

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Lebanon

Ms. Najla Riachi Assaker

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Iceland
Mr. Veturlidi Thór Stefánsson

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Maldives
Ms. Shazra Abdul Sattar

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Arab Emirates
Mr. Saeed Al Habsi

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


League of Arab States
Mr. Youcef Tiliouant

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 
 
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Mouvement Contre Le Racisme Et Pour l'Amitié Entre Les Peuples

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


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

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Federation of Human Rights Leagues (FIDH)

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Hadassah,Women’s Zionist of America


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Islamic Human Rights Commission (IHRC)

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


International Commission of Jurists (ICJ)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


World Union for Progressive Judaism (WUPJ)

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Centre Europe - Tiers Monde (CETIM), World Federation of Trade Unions

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Nord – Sud XXI

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Defence for Children International

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Coordinating Board of Jewish Organizations
Egypt - Point of Order

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Hudson Institute; International Association of Jewish Lawyers and Jurists (IAJLJ)
Egypt - Point of Order
Israel
Egypt


video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Union of Arab Jurist; International Organization for the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Maryam Ghasemi Educational Charity Institute

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Institute for Women's Studies and Research

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Organization for Defending Victims of Violence

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Association of World Citizens

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


United Nations Watch

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Cairo Insitute for Human Rights Studies

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Item 5. Human rights bodies and mechanisms

 
     
 

General debate (continued)

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Joint Statement: International Organization for the Right to Education and Freedom of Education (OIDEL)

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Indian Council of South America (CISA)

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Nord-Sud XXI

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Liberation

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


International Club for Peace Research

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


World Peace Council

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Interfaith International

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Comision Juridica para el sutodesarrollo de los pueblos Originarios Andinos

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Foundation for Aboriginal and Islander Research Action Aboriginal Corporation


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Commission to Study the Organization of Peace

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Association of World Citizens

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 
 
 

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

 
 
 
 

General debate

 
 


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

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


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

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Thailand (on behalf of ASEAN)
Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Uruguay
Mr. Pablo A. Tapie

video [English] [Spanish] 5 minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Mr. Andrej Logar

video [English] 6 minutes

 
 


Norway
Ms. Bente Angell-Hansen

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Alexey Goltyaev

video [English] [Russian] 3 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Michael Posner

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Fatih Ulusoy

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Belarus
Ms. Natalia Zhylevich

video [English] [Russian] 3 minutes

 
 
 
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


International Co-ordinating Committee of National Institutions for the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights (ICC)

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Asian Forum for Human Rights (FORUM-ASIA), International Women’s Rights Action Watch Asia Pacific(IWRAW Asia), International NGO Forum on Indonesian Development (INFID)

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Centre For Women’s Global Leadership, International Women’s Rights Action Watch Asia Pacific(IWRAW Asia), Asia Pacific Forum on Women Law and Development

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Association for World  Education

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Mouvement Contre Le Racisme Et Pour l'Amitié Entre Les Peuples

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Human Rights Watch

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Nations Watch

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International

video [English] 2 minutes

 


 

12:00 - 15:00 - 26th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 2 hours 41 minutes

 
     
 

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

 
     
 

General debate (continued)

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations (Continued)

 
 


International Humanist and Ethical Union

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: European Region of the International Lesbian and Gay Association (ILGA-EUROPE), Federatie van Netherlandse Verenigingen tot Integratie van Homoseksualiteit COC Nederland

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Indian Council of Education

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


European Union for Public Relations

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Club for Peace Research

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


International Institute for Non-aligned Studies

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Commission of Jurists

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Action Canada for Population and Development

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network

video [English] [Russian] 3 minutes

 
 


Universal Esperanto Association

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


International Service for Human Rights

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Right of Reply

 
 


Sri Lanka

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sudan

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of)

video [English] 1 minute

 
 
 
 

Item 9. Racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related forms of intolerance, follow-up and implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action

 
     
 

Report of the Special Rapporteur on Contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance
Mr. Githu Muigai

A/HRC/12/38, A/HRC/12/NGO/12, A/HRC/12/NGO/26, A/HRC/12/NGO/28,
A/HRC/12/NGO/38

video [English] 12 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive dialogue

 
 


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

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


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

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Pakistan (on behalf of the Organization of the Islamic Conference)
Mr. Zamir Akram

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Tunisia (on behalf of Arab Group)
Mr. Ali Cherif

video [English] [Arabic] 5 minutes

 
 


Egypt
(on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement)
Ms. Mona Elbahtimy

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Norway
Ms. Claire Hubert

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Mr. Nathanael De Souza E Silva

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Syrian Arabic Republic

Mr. Abdulmonem Annan

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Qatar
Mr. Khalid Fahad Al-Hajri

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Switzerland
Ms. Muriel Berset

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Mr. Asadollah Eshragh Jahromi

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Raphaël Trapp

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Chile
Mr. Rodrigo Donoso

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Indonesia
Mr. Rezlan Ishar Jenie

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Algeria

Ms. Selma Malika Hendel

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan
Mr. Habib Mikayilli

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Ms. Sarah Cleveland

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Iraq
Mr. Hussein Al-Zuhairy

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Mr. Johan Ariff Abdul Razak

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Nigeria
Mr. Mohammed I. Haidara

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 
 
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations (Continued)

 
 


Joint Statement: Cario Institute for Human Rights

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Nations Watch
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya - Point of Order
President of Human Rights Council
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya


video [English] [English / Arabic] 4 minutes

 
 
 
 

Point of Order

 
 


Libyan Arab Jamahiriya - (Ruled by President a Right of Reply)
Pakistan
Sweden

United States of America
Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Switzerland
President of Human Rights Council
Pakistan

President of Human Rights Council
Sweden

video [English] [Arabic / English / French] 13 minutes

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations (Continued)

 
 


European Center for Law and Justice (ECLJ)

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Interfaith International

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Indian Council of South America

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 
 
 

Closing Remarks by Special Rapporteur on Contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance
Mr. Githu Muigai

A/HRC/12/38, A/HRC/12/NGO/12, A/HRC/12/NGO/26, A/HRC/12/NGO/28,
A/HRC/12/NGO/38

video [English] 8 minutes

 


 

15:00 - 18:00 - 27th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language]

 
     
 

Item 9. Racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related forms of intolerance, follow-up and implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action

 
     
 

General Debate

 
 


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

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Egypt (on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement)
Ms. Mona Elbahtimy

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Ms. Anja Marija Ciraj

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Ms. Maria del Carmen Herrera Caseiro

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Belgium
Mr. Nicolas Fierens Gevaert

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
Ms. Maysa Ureña Menacho

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

Mr. Alexey Goltyaev

video [English] [Russian] 4 minutes

 
 


South Africa
Ms. Kgomotso Daphne Rahlaga

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Egypt (on behalf of the Organization of the Islamic Conference)
Mr. Amr Roshdy Hassan

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


China
Mr. Lu  Zhiwei

video [English] [Chinese] 3 minutes

 
 


Holy See
Mr. Silvano M. Tomasi

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Ms. Hasnia Markus

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


African Union
Ms. Khadija Rachida Masr

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Ms. Hasnia Markus

video [English] [Arabic] 1 minute

 
 
 
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations (Continued)

 
 


The Human Rights Committee of Qatar

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Rencontre Africaine pour la Defense des Droits de L'Homme, Interfaith International, Espace Afrique International

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


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


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


United Nations Watch

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Humanists and Ethical Union

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Ligue Internationale Contre le Racisme et l'Antisémitisme

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: World Union for Progressive Judaism (WUPJ), Association for World Education (AWE)

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: B’nai B’rith International,Coordinating Board of Jewish Organization

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Club for Peace Research (ICPR)

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Movement Against all Forms of Discrimination and Racism (IMADR)

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Institute of Peace

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


European Union for Public Relations

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Human Rights Association of American Minorities (IHRAAM)

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Liberation

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Institute for Women's Studies and Research

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Organization for Defending Victims of Violence

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Association Against Torture

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Becket Fund for Religious Liberty

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Youth and Student Movement for the United Nations

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Association for World Citizens

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 


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