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

 
 

09:00 - 12:00 - 11th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 1 hours 48 minutes

 
     
 

Review of Dominica

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

 
     
 

H.E. Mr. Crispin Gregoire, Permanent Representative of Dominica to the United Nations to introduce the report.

video [English] 42 minutes
 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Cuba
Mr.Resfel Pino Álvarez

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. John C. Mariz

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Algeria
Ms. Nadia Lamrani

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
Mr. Edgardo Toro Carreño

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Belarus
Ms. Larisa Belskaya

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Ela Görkem

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Maldives
Mrs. Iruthisham Adam

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


France
Mr. Emmanuel Pineda

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Nicaragua
Mr.Carlos Robelo Raffone

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Ms. Denise Regan

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Mexico
Mr. Miguel Mafavón

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


China
Mrs. Yang Xiaoning

video [English] [Chinese] 1 minute

 
 


Slovenia
Ms. Anja Marija Ciraj

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Germany
Ms. Anke Konrad

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Canada
Mr. Jeffrey Heaton

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Netherlands
Ms. Nynke B. Wijmenga

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Chile
Mr. Hassan Vicente

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
 


Sweden
Mrs. Jenny Thunberg

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Italy
Mr. Nico Frandi

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Spain
Ms. Elena Fernédez

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
Ms. Maysa Ureña Menacho

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan
Mr. Nurlan Aliyev

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Argentina
Mr. Gonzalo M. Jordan

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Latvia
Ms. Agnese Vilde

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Jamaica
Mr. Peter C. Black

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Trinidad and Tobago
Mrs. Simone G. Young

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Djibouti
Mr. Daher Djama Abbas

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Bangladesh
Mr. Md. Mustafizur Rahman

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Closing comments, answers and final remark by Dominica

  • H.E. Mr. Crispin Gregoire, Permanent Representative of Dominica to the United Nations
video [English] 7 minutes
 


 

12:00 - 12:30 - Adoption of the Report on Democratic Republic of the Congo
video[English] [Original language] 12 minutes

 
 


Gabon
on behalf of the Troika; Slovenia, Gabon, Japan
Mr. Guy Blaise Nambo-Wezet

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
  Comments before adoption  
 


Austria
Ms. Alexandra Wohlesser

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


The Report on Democratic Republic of the Congo is Adopted
Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen

President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Democratic Republic of the Congo as concerned country
Mr. Upio Kakura Wapol

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 

 

14:30 - 17:30 - 12th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 3 hours 16 minutes

 
     
 

Review of Democratic People's Republic of Korea

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

    Corrigendum 1 : A | C | E | F | R | S

 
     
 

H.E. Mr. Ri Tcheul, Permanent Representative of Democratic People's Republic of Korea to the United Nations at Geneva to introduce the report.

video [English] [Original language] 10 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Brazil
Ms. Maria Nazareth Farani Azevêdo

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Japan
Mr. Shinichi Kitajima

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea
Mr. Lee Sung-Joo

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Rodolfo Reyes Rodríguez

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Robert King

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Belgium
Mr. Nicolas Fierens Gevaert

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Ms. Selma Malika Hendel

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
Mr. Germán Mundaraín Hernández

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Pakistan
Mr. Muhammad Saeed Sarwar

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Belarus
Mr. Andrei Taranda

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Ali Onaner

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Ms. Siti Hajjar Adnin

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic
Ms. Rania Al Rifaiy

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Thailand
Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Jean-Baptiste Mattéi

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Australia
Ms. Angela Robinson

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka
Kshenuka Senewirathne

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Myanmar
Mr. Wunna Maung Lwin

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Nicaragua
Mr.Carlos Robelo Raffone

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Mr. Peter Gooderham

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Mr. Adel Shaltut

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Mexico
Mr. Juan José Ignacio Gómez Camacho

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Islamic Republic of Iran
Mr. Asadollah Eshragh Jahromi

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Comments and answers by Democratic People's Republic of Korea

  • H.E. Mr. Ri Tcheul, Permanent Representative of Democratic People's Republic of Korea to the United Nations at Geneva
  • H.E. Mr. Kim Myong Chol, Section Chief of the Department of Legislation of Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Supreme People’s Assembly
  • H.E. Mr. Jang Il Hun, Section Chief, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Democratic People's Republic of Korea
video [English] [English / Original language] 21 minutes
 
 


Viet Nam
Mr. Vu Anh Quang

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


China
Mr. Qian Bo

video [English] [Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


Zimbabwe
Mr. Francis T. Munhundiripo

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Israel
Mr. Walid Abu-Haya

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Indonesia
Mr. Desra Percaya

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Norway
Mrs. Bente Angell-Hansen

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Mr. Andrej Logar

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Qatar
Mr. Faisal Al- Henzab

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Yemen
Mr.Fadhl Al-Maghafi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Austria
Mr. Peter Guschelbauer

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Germany
Mr. Michael Klepsch

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Canada
Mr. John Von Kaufman

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Netherlands
Mr. Robert-Jan Sieben

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Chile
Mr. Carlos Portales

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Lao People’s Democratic Republic
Mr. Yong Chanthalangsy

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sweden
Ms.Anna Uggla

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Italy
Mr. Roberto Vellano

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Ireland
Mr. Micheál Tierney

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


India
Mr. Gopinathan Achamkulangare

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Poland
Ms. Monika Ekler

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


New Zealand
Ms. Wendy Hinton

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Palestine
Mr. Imad Zuhairi

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Philippines
Mr. Jesus Enrique G. Garcia

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Nigeria
Mr. Mohammed I. Haidara

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Spain
Mr. Pablo Gómez De Olea Bustinza

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Lithuania
Mr. Darius Staniulis

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Greece
Ms. Eugenia Beniatoglou

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Switzerland
Ms. Muriel Berset

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Hungary
Mr. Zoltán Bányász

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Closing comments, answers and final remark by Democratic People's Republic of Korea

  • H.E. Mr. Ri Tcheul, Permanent Representative of Democratic People's Republic of Korea to the United Nations at Geneva
  • H.E. Mr. Kim Myong Chol, Section Chief, of the Department of Legislation of Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Supreme People's Assembly
  • H.E. Mrs. Han Chae Sun, Bureau chief of the Research Institute Ministry of Public Health
  • H.E. Mr. Jang Il Hun, Section Chief, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Democratic People's Republic of Korea
  • H.E. Mr. Sim Hyong Il, Chief of Legal Bureau of Democratic People's Republic of Korea Central Court
video [English] [Original language] 31 minutes
 
     
 

Point of Order

 
 


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

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Closing comments, answers and final remark by Democratic People's Republic of Korea

  • H.E. Mr. Ri Tcheul, Permanent Representative of Democratic People's Republic of Korea to the United Nations at Geneva
video [English] [Original language] 1 minute
 


 

17:30 - 18:00 - Adoption of the Report on Côte d'Ivoire
video[English] [Original language] 16 minutes

 
 


Ghana on behalf of the Troika; Slovakia, Ghana, Bolivia
Mrs. Ellen Serwaa Nee-Whang

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


The Report on Côte d'Ivoire is Adopted
Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen

President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Côte d'Ivoire as concerned country
Mr. Guy-Alain Emmanuel Gauze

video [English] [French] 8 minutes

 

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