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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Wednesday, 2 December 2009
09:00 - 12:00 | 12:00 - 12:30 | 14:30 - 17:30 | 17:30 - 18:00

 
 

09:00 - 12:00 - 5th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 3 hours

 
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 

Review of Norway

  • National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 15 (a) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/6/NOR/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/NOR/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/NOR/3): A | C | E | F | R | S

 
     
 

H.E. Mr. Jonas Gahr Støre, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway and H.E. Ms. Láilá Susanne Vars, Vice-President of Sami Parliament of Norway to introduce the report.

video [English] [English / French] 24 minutes
 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Belgium
Mr. Nicolas Fierens Gevaert

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Egypt
Mr. Ihab Gamaledin

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Ms. Nadia Lamrani

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Canada
Ms. Alexa Nielsen

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Belarus
Mr. Andrei Taranda

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Raphaël Trapp

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Ali Onaner

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Pakistan
Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Ms. Maria Nazareth Farani Azevêdo

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Pavel Chernickov

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Chile
Mr. Carlos Portales

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Denmark
Mr. David Mouyal

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Mark Cassayre

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Italy
Mr. Nico Frandi

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


India
Mr. Gopinathan Achamkulangare

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Islamic Republic of Iran
Mr. Asadollah Eshragh Jahromi

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Uzbekistan
Mr. Badriddin Abidov

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Mexico
Mr. Miguel Malfavón Andrade

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Philippines
Mr. Denis Y. Lepatan

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


South Africa
Mr. Luvuyo Ndimeni

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Spain
Ms. Patricia Varela

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Australia
Ms. Angela Robinson

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Serbia
Ms. Marija Stajić-Radivojša

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sweden
Ms. Lina Van Der Weyden

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Germany
Ms. Anke Konrad

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Bosnia and Herzegovina
Ms. Ljubica Perić

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Juan Carlos Frómeta De La Rosa

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Netherlands
Mr. Boudewijn J. Van Eenennaam

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Portugal
Ms. Ana Ebrito Maneira

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Comments and answers by Norway

  • H.E. Mr. Jonas Gahr Støre, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway
  • H.E. Ms. Barbro A. Bakken, Director General, Ministry of Children and Equality
  • H.E. Ms. Hege Nygård Wetland, Deputy Director General, Ministry of Children and Euality
  • H.E. Ms. Marianne Vollan, Director General, Ministry of Justice and the Police
  • H.E. Mr. Jonas Gahr Støre, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway
video [English] [English / French] 22 minutes
 
 


Israel
Mr. Walid Abu-Haya

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Japan
Mr. Kenichi Suganuma

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Viet Nam
Mr. Vu Anh Quang

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


New Zealand
Mr. Wendy Hinton

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


China
Mr. Qian Bo

video [English] [Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


Colombia
Ms. Alma Viviana Perez Gomez

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Finland
Ms. Krista Oinonen

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Ukraine
Mr. Mykola Maimeskul

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Abderrazzak Laassel

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Ms. Anja Marija Ciraj

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Ms. Eilidh Kennedy

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Republic of the Congo


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Nigeria
Mr. Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Switzerland
Ms. Barbara Fontana

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Ghana
Ms. Mercy Yvonne Amoah

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Kyrgyzstan
Ms. Saltanat Tashmatova

video [English] [Russian] 1 minute

 
 


Singapore
Mr. Syed Hassim Syed Noureddin

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Mauritius
Mr. Subbas Gudhajur

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh
Mr. Md. Mustafizur Rahman

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan
Ms. Samira Safarova

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Argentina
Mr. Sebastian Rosales

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Mr. Johan Ariff Abdul Razak

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Burundi
Ms. Elisa Nkerabirori

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Jordan
Mr. Mutaz Faleh S. Hyassat

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Qatar
Mr. Faisal Al- Henzab

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 

Closing comments, answers and final remark by Norway

  • H.E. Mr. Jonas Gahr Støre, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway
video [English] 13 minutes
 


 

12:00 - 12:30 - Adoption of the Report on Eritrea
video[English] [Original language] 19 minutes

 
 


Italy on behalf of the Troika; Italy, Angola, Saudi Arabia
Ms. Laura Mirachian

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Eritrea as concerned country
Mr. Girmai Abraham

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


The Report on Eritrea is Adopted
Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen

President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 


 

14:30 - 17:30 - 6th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 2 hours 52 minutes

 
     
 

Review of Albania

  • National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 15 (a) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/6/ALB/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/ALB/2): A | C | E | F | R | S
    Corrigendum: 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/ALB/3): A | C | E | F | R | S

 
     
 

H.E. Mr. Genc Pollo, Minister of State for Reforms of Albania to introduce the report.

video [English] 16 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Belgium
Mr. Nicolas Fierens Gevaert

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Egypt
Ms. Mona Elbahtimy

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Ms. Nadia Lamrani

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Canada
Mr. Jeffrey Heaton

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


France
Ms. Véronique Basso

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Ela Görkem

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Mr. Murilo Vieira Komniski

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Valery Loshchinin

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Chile
Mr. Hassan Vicente

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
 


Denmark
Mr. David Mouyal

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Comments and answers by Albania

  • H.E. Mr. Genc Pollo, Minister of State for Reforms of Albania
video [English] 11 minutes
 
 


Bahrain
Mr. Ammar Ebrahim Rajab

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Douglas M. Griffiths

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Italy
Ms. Laura Mirachian

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Czech Republic
Mr. Patrick Rulmar

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Mr. Adel Shaltut

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Austria
Mr. Peter Guschelbauer

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Mexico
Mr. Miguel Malfavón Andrade

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Spain
Ms. Elena Fernández

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Serbia
Ms. Marija Stajić-Radivojša

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Sweden
Ms. Lina Van Der Weyden

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Germany
Mr. Michael Klepsch

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Bosnia and Herzegovina
Ms. Ljubica Perić

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Netherlands
Ms. Irene Knober

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Norway
Mr. Geir Sjøberg

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Uruguay
Ms. María Lourdes Boné

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Israel
Mr. Walid Abu-Haya

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Montenegro
Mr. Milomir Mihaljević

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Poland
Ms. Monika Ekler

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


China
Mr. Luo Cheng

video [English] [Chinese] 1 minute

 
 


The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Mr. Azis Polozhani

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Comments and answers by Albania

  • H.E. Mr. Genc Pollo, Minister of State for Reforms of Albania
  • H.E. Ms. Irena Taga, Director of the Anti –Traffic Department. Ministry of Interior
  • H.E. Mr.Ervin Hoxha, Chief of Sector of the Order and Public Security Section. Ministry of Interior
  • H.E. Ms.Blerta Doçi, General Department of Detention Centers. Ministry of Justice
  • H.E. Ms. Helena Papa, Coordinator, Department on Internal Administrative Control and Anticorruption. Council of Ministers
  • H.E. Ms. Blerina Tepelena, Expert. Technical Secretariat on Roma Issues. Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities
video [English] [English / French] 35 minutes
 
 


Ukraine
Ms. Svitlana Homanovska

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Mohamed Achgalou

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea
Mr. Lee Sung-joo

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Mr. Andrej Logar

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Greece
Ms. Eugenia Beniatoglou

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


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

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic
Ms. Rania AL Rifaiy

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Romania
Ms. Maria Ciobanu

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Slovakia
Mr. Fedor Rosocha

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Kyrgyzstan
Mr. Muktar Djumaliev

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Senegal
Mr. Momar Gueye

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Afghanistan
Mr. Obaid Khan Noori

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Latvia
Mr. Valerijs Romanovskis

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Azerbaijan
Mr. Nurlan Aliyev

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Argentina
Ms. Mariela Fogante

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Mr. Johan Ariff Abdul Razak

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Jordan
Mr. Mutaz Hyassat

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Closing comments, answers and final remark by Albania

  • H.E. Mr. Genc Pollo, Minister of State for Reforms of Albania
video [English] 3 minutes
 

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