Human Rights Council
Sixth Universal Periodic Review

30 November - 11 December 2009


at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

 

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Monday, 30 November 2009
10:00 - 13:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

10:00 - 13:00 - Opening of the session - 1st Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 2 hours 44 minutes

 
 


Mr. Carlos Portales
Vice-President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 

Review of Eritrea

  • National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 15 (a) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/6/ERI/1): A | C | E | F | R | S
  • Compilation prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (b) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/6/ERI/2): A | C | E | F | R | S
  • Summary prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (c) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/6/ERI/3): A | C | E | F | R | S

 
     
 

H.E. Dr. Ghirmai Abraham, Economic Advisor for Eritrea's Ministry of National Development to introduce the report.

video [English] 32 minutes
 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Boualem Chebihi

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Ali Onaner

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sweden
Ms. Lina Van Der Weyden

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Canada
Ms. Manon Boisclar

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Egypt
Mona Elbahtimy

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Arab Emirates
Mr. Saeed Alhabsi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Mr. Otavio Trindade

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Mr. Chris Lomax

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Mexico
Mr. Miguel Mafavan

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Netherlands
Mr. Robert-Jan Sieben

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Mohamed Achgalou

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Austria
Mr. Peter Guschelbauer

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Resfel Pino Álvarez

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Spain
Mr. Pol Planas Callicó

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Australia
Ms. Angela Robinson

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Emmanuel Pineda

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Norway
Mr. Geir Sjøberg

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Ireland
Ms. Roisin Fegan

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Qatar
Mr. Khalid Fahd Al-Hajri

video [English] [Arabic] 1 minute

 
 


Chile
Mr. Rodrigo Donoso

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 

Comments and answers by Eritrea

  • H.E. Dr. Ghirmai Abraham, Economic Advisor for Eritrea's Ministry of National Development
video [English] 11 minutes
 
 


Germany
Mr. Michael Klepsch

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Switzerland
Mr. Dante Martinelli

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Pakistan
Mr. Muhammad Saeed Sarwar

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Mr. Marco Ham

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Argentina
Mr. Héctor Raúl Peláez

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Democratic Republic of the Congo
Mr. Sebastien Mutomb Mujing

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan
Mr. Habib Mikayilli

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Poland
Ms. Monika Ekler

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Latvia
Mr. Valerijs Romanovskis

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Malaysia
Ms. Siti Hajjar Adnin

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


China
Mr. Ke Yousheng

video [English] [Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


Saudi Arabia
Mr. Fouad A.A. Rajeh

video [English] [Arabic] 4 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Douglas M. Griffiths

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Slovakia
Mr. Branislav Lysák

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


South Africa
Mr. Luvuyo Ndimeni

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Ghana
Ms. Mercy Yvonne Amoah

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Nigeria
Mr. Mohammed I. Haidara

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh
Mr. Md. Mustafizur Rahman

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Mr. Asadollah Eshragh Jahromi

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Closing comments, answers and final remark by Eritrea

  • H.E. Dr. Ghirmai Abraham, Economic Advisor for Eritrea's Ministry of National Development
video [English] 2 minutes
 
     
     
 

15:00 - 18:00 - 2nd Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 2 hours 26 minutes

 
     
 

Review of Cyprus

  • National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 15 (a) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/6/CYP/1): A | C | E | F | R | S
  • Compilation prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (b) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/6/CYP/2): A | C | E | F | R | S
  • Summary prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (c) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/6/CYP/3): A | C | E | F | R | S
    Corrigendum: A | C | E | F | R | S

 
     
 

H.E. Mrs. Leda Koursoumba, Law Commissioner of Cyprus to introduce the report

[English] 33 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Algeria
Ms. Nadia Lamrani

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Turkey
Cyprus - Point of Order
Pakistan
- Point of Order
Cyprus - Point of Order

video [English] 7 minutes

 
 


Sweden
Ms. Lina Van Der Weyden

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Canada
Mr. Jeffrey Heaton

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Egypt
Ms. Heba Mostafa Rizk

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Mr. João Ernesto Christófolo

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Ms. Rebecca Saga

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Mexico
Mr. Miguel Malfavón Andrade

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Netherlands
Ms. Nynke B. Wijmenga

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Mohamed Achgalou

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Serbia
Ms. Marija Stajić-Radivojša

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Ukraine
Ms. Svitlana Homanovska

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Israel
Mr. Walid Abu-Haya

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Spain
Mr. Javier Garrigues

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Australia
Ms. Ropyn Hodgkin

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


France
Ms. Véronique Basso

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Norway
Ms. Claire Hubert

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Chile
Mr. Rodrigo Donoso

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Germany
Mr. Reinhard Schweppe

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Greece
Mr. Alexios Marios Lyberopoulos

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Slovenia
Ms. Anja Marija Ciraj

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Argentina
Mr. Sebastián Rosales

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Democratic Republic of the Congo
Mr. Sebastien Mutomb Mujing

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Czech Republic
Mr. Patrick Rumlar

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Italy
Mr. Nico Frandi

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
Mr. Edgardo Toro Carreño

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


India
Mr. Gopinathan Achamkulangare

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Bulgaria
Ms. Evelina Ananieva-Nikoltcheva

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Armenia
Mr. Vaheh Gevorgyan

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


China
Mr. Ke Yousheng

video [English] [Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Ms. Tara Foley

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Slovakia
Mr. Branislav Lysák

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Mauritius
Mr. Subhas Gujadhur

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Jordan
Mr. Mutaz Faleh S. Hyassat

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Burundi
Ms. Elisa Nkerabirori

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 

Comments, answers and final remark by Cyprus

  • H.E. Mrs. Leda Koursoumba, Law Commissioner of Cyprus
  • H.E. Mr. Andreas Hadjichrysanthou, Permanent Representative of Cyprus to United Nations at Geneva

  • video [English] 1 minute
 
     
 

Point of Order

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Carlos Portales, Vice-President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Comments, answers and final remark by Cyprus

  • H.E. Mr. Andreas Hadjichrysanthou, Permanent Representative of Cyprus to United Nations at Geneva
video [English] 2 minutes
 
     
 

Point of Order

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Carlos Portales, Vice-President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Comments, answers and final remark by Cyprus

  • H.E. Mr. Andreas Hadjichrysanthou, Permanent Representative of Cyprus to United Nations at Geneva
  • Mr. Costa Veis, Superintendant B, Cyprus Police, Ministry of Justice & Public Order
  • Mrs. Maro Michaelides, Administrative Officer, Ministry of Interior
  • H.E. Mrs. Leda Koursoumba, Law Commissioner of Cyprus
video [English] 21 minutes
 

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