March, 2010

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Human Rights Council
Thirteenth session

1 - 26 March 2010

at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

   
 

Friday, 5 March 2010
9:00 - 10:50 | 12:00 - 15:00 | 15:00 - 18:15 (*English Caption)

 
 

9:00 - 10:50 - 9th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 1 hours 34 minutes

 
     
 

Item 2: Annual report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and reports of the Office of the High Commissioner and the Secretary-General (Continued)

 
 
 
 

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

 
 


Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies (CIHRS)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Conectas Diretos Humanos


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Federation of Cuban Women

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


European Union of Public Relations


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 
 
 

Comments and answers to the questions by United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Ms. Navanethem Pillay

video [English] 9 minutes

 
     
 

United Nations Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights, Ms. Kyung-wha Kang, to introduce the reports of the Office of the High Commissioner and the Secretary-General.

A/HRC/13/18, A/HRC/13/19, A/HRC/13/27, A/HRC/13/29, A/HRC/13/34, A/HRC/13/36, A/HRC/13/38, A/HRC/13/44, A/HRC/13/45, A/HRC/13/57, A/HRC/13/69, A/HRC/13/70, A/HRC/13/71, A/HRC/13/74, A/HRC/13/75, A/HRC/13/NGO/114

video [English] 14 minutes
 
     
 

General debate on the reports on Item 2

 
 


Spain (on behalf of the European Union)
Mr. Pablo Gomez De Olea

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Pakistan (on behalf of the Organization of the Islamic Conference)

Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Nigeria (On behalf of African Group)

Mr. Ositadinma Anaedu

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Sudan (On Behalf of the Arab Group)

Mr. Hamza Ahmed

video [English] [Arabic] 4 minutes

 
 


India

Mr. Gopinathan Achamkulangare

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Brazil

Mr. Alexandre Guido Lopes Parola

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Qatar

Mr. Faisal Abdulla Al-Henzab

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

Mr. Alexey Goltyaev

video [English] [Russian] 4 minutes

 
 


Mexico

Mr. Salvador Tinajero

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
 


Cuba

Mr. Resfel Pino Alvarez

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Saudi Arabia

Mr. Abdulwahab Abdulsalam Attar

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Philippines

Mr. Evan P. Garcia

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Algeria

Mr. Idriss Jazairy

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Malaysia

Ms. Adnin Siti Hajjar

video [English] 3 minutes

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


International Coordinating Committee of National Institutions for the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights (ICC)


video [English] [English / French] 3 minutes

 
 


International Institute For Non-Aligned Studies


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


European Disability Forum (EDF)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Institute for Peace (IIP)


video [English] 1 minute

 

 

12:00 - 15:00 - 10th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] Part I  - 1 hour 6 minutes
video [English] [Original language] Part II - 2 hours 23 minutes

 
     
 

Item 3: Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the rights to development

 
     
 

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the right to food
Mr. Olivier De Schutter, Special Rapporteur

A/HRC/13/20, A/HRC/13/20/Add.1, A/HRC/13/20/Add.2, A/HRC/13/20/Add.3, A/HRC/13/20/Add.4

video [English] [French] 14 minutes

 
     
 

Report of the Special Rapporteur on adequate housing as a component of the right to an adequate standard of living, and on the right to non-discrimination in this context.
Ms. Raquel Rolnik, Special Rapporteur

A/HRC/13/33, A/HRC/13/33/Add.1, A/HRC/13/33/Add.2, A/HRC/13/33/Add.3, A/HRC/13/33/Add.4, A/HRC/13/33/Add.5, A/HRC/13/33/Add.6, A/HRC/13/G/16, A/HRC/13/NI/7, A/HRC/13/NI/11, A/HRC/13/NGO/34, A/HRC/13/NGO/59

video [English] [Spanish / English] 16 minutes

 
     
     
 

Concerned Countries in the Report of the Special Rapporteur on the right to food

 
 


Benin

Mr. Patrice Hounyeaze

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


Guatemala

Mr. Carlos Ramiro Martinez Alvarado

video [English] [Spanish] 5 minutes

 
 


Nicaragua

Mr. Nestor Cruz Toruno

video [English] [Spanish] 5 minutes

 
 


Brazil

Ms. Maria Nazareth Farani Azevedo

video [English] 6 minutes

 
     
 

Concerned Countries in the Report of the Special Rapporteur on adequate housing

 
 


Maldives

Ms. Iruthisham Adam

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Mr. Douglas M. Griffiths

video [English] 5 minutes

 
     
 

Technical Break

 
     
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Cuba

Mr. Juan Antonio Quintanilla Roman

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


European Union

Ms. Joelle Hivonnet

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Germany

Ms. Anke Konrad

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Argentina (on Behalf of MERCOSUR)

Mr. Gonzalo M. Jordan

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


South Korea

Ms. Hye Ran Chun

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Senegal

Mr. Abdul Wahab Haidara

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Finland

Mr. Pekka Metso

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Ms. Maria Todd

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Pakistan (on Behalf of OIC)

Mr. Zahoor Ahmed

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Luxemborg

Mr. Jean Feyder

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


India

Mr. Suneet Mehta

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Norway

Ms. Anne Schive Viken

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Brazil

Ms. Maria Nazareth Farani Azevedo

video [English] 8 minutes

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. Primanto Hendrasmoro

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Canada

Ms. Alison Leclaire

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Mr. John C. Mariz

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Egypt (on Behalf of NAM)

Ms. Heba Mostafa Rizk

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Algeria

Mr. Idriss Jazairy

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


China

Mr. Qian Bo

video [English] [Chinese] 4 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh

Ms. Nahida Sobhan

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Sudan (on Behalf of Arab Group)

Mr. Hamza Ahmed

video [English] [Arabic] 4 minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Ms. Muriel Berset

video [French / English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


South Africa

Ms. Kgomotso Daphne Rahlaga

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of

Mr. Edgardo Toro Careno

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic

Mr. Abdulmonem Annan

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Mexico

Mr. Miguel Malfavon

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


International Olympic Committee

Ms. Katia Mascagni

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Procurador de Los Derechos Humanos de Guatemala


video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF)


video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Centre for Housing Rights and Evictions


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Centre Europe Tiers Monde (CETIM)
; Mouvement Contre le Racism et pour l’Amitie entre les Peuples, Association Africaine d'Education pour le Développement, World Federation of Trade Unions

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Asian Legal Resource Centre


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Club for Peace Research


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Human Rights Advocates Inc.


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Indian Council of South America (CISA)


video[English] 3 minutes

 
 


Closing remarks by
Special Rapporteurs:

  • Mr. Olivier De Schutter, Special Rapporteur on the right to food
    video [English] 6 minutes

  • Ms. Raquel Rolnik, Special Rapporteur on adequate housing as a component of the right to an adequate standard of living, and on the right to non-discrimination in this context
    video [English] 7 minutes

 

 

15:00 - 18:15 - 11th Plenary Meeting (*English Caption)
video [English] [Original language] 3 hours 26 minutes

 
 


H.E. Mr. Andrej Logar, Ambassador of Slovenia to the United Nations in Geneva and Vice-President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 

Interactive Panel Dialogue on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

 
 


Introduction by Ms. Navanethem Pillay, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

video [English] 11 minutes

 
 


Moderator:

  • H.E. Mr. Andrej Logar, Ambassador of Slovenia to the United Nations in Geneva and Vice-President of the Human Rights Council

Panelists:

  • H.E. Mr. Don MacKay, former Ambassador of New Zealand at the United Nations in Geneva
    video [English] 9 minutes

  • Mr. Mohammed Al-Tarawneh, Expert Member of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
    video [English] 8 minutes

  • Mr. Shuaib Chalklen, Special Rapporteur on Disability of the Commission on Social Development
    video [English] 7 minutes

  • Ms. Jennifer Lynch, Q.C, ICC Chairperson and Chief Commissioner of the Canadian Human Rights Commission
    video [English] 8 minutes

  • Ms. Regina Atalla, President, Red Latinoamericana de Organizaciones no Gubernamentales de Personas con Discapacidad y sus Familias, member of the International Disability Alliance (IDA).
    video [English] [Spanish] 8 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive debate

 
 


New Zealand

Ms. Dell Higgie

video[English] 4 minutes

 
 


Mexico

Mr. Carlos Rios Espinosa

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Morocco

Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Pakistan (on Behalf of OIC)

Mr. Zahoor Ahmed

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Canada

Ms. Alison Leclaire

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba (on Behalf of NAM)

Mr. Juan Antonio Quintanilla Roman

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Mr. John C. Mariz

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Turkey

Ms. Ela Gorkem

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea

Mr. Wie-Young Ha

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Jordan

Mr. Shehab A. Madi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Burkina Faso

Ms. Clarissa Merindol Ouoba

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Spain (on Behalf of European Union)

Ms. Loretta Carrillo

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Belgium

Mr. Kim Van Aken

video[English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

Mr. Alex Akzhigitov

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Democratic Republic of Congo

Mr. Richard Lukunda

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Austria

Ms. Eva Schoffer

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Slovenia

Ms. Anja Marija Ciraj

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Israel

Mr. Walid Abu-Haya

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


UNICEF


video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


European Disability Forum


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Human Rights Watch


video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 


Comments and answers by
Panelists:

  • H.E. Mr. Don MacKay, former Ambassador of New Zealand at the United Nations in Geneva
    video [English] 3 minutes

  • Ms. Jennifer Lynch, Q.C, ICC Chairperson and Chief Commissioner of the Canadian Human Rights Commission
    video [English] 4 minutes

  • Ms. Regina Atalla, President, Red Latinoamericana de Organizaciones no Gubernamentales de Personas con Discapacidad y sus Familias, member of the International Disability Alliance (IDA).
    video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive debate (continued)

 
 


Qatar

Mr. Khalid Fahad Al-Hajri

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Australia

Ms. Robyn Hodgkin

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Hungary

Mr. Zoltan Papp

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. Primanto Hendrasmoro

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Brazil

Mr. Murilo Vieira Komniski

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Islamic Republic of Iran

Mr. Mojtaba Alibabaci

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Mr. Christopher Lomax

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Thailand

Mr. Vijavat Isarabhakdi

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Algeria

Mr. Boualem Chebihi

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Colombia (on behalf of GRULAC)

Mr. Alvaro E. Ayala

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Slovakia

Mr. Branislav Lysak

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Sudan (on behalf of Arab Group)

Mr. Hamza Ahmed

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Sweden

Ms. Amma Uggla

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Philippines

Mr. Hendrik Garcia

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Ukraine

Ms. Antonina Shliakotina

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


China

Mr. Xang Xiaoming

video [English] [Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


Bosnia and Herzegovina

Ms. Ljubica Peric

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Peru

Mr. Carlos Sibille

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Costa Rica

Ms. Eugenia Gutierrez

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Kenya

Ms. Rose M. Muchuri

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Advisory Council on Human Rights of Morocco

Mr. Mohamed Khadiri

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Asia-Pacific Forum of NHRIs


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


European Group of NHRIs

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


World Federation of the Deaf (WFD)


video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
     
 


Closing comments and answers by
Panelists:

  • Mr. Mohammed Al-Tarawneh, Expert Member of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
    video [English] 3 minutes

  • Mr. Shuaib Chalklen, Special Rapporteur on Disability of the Commission on Social Development
    video [English] 1 minute

  • Ms. Jennifer Lynch, Q.C, ICC Chairperson and Chief Commissioner of the Canadian Human Rights Commission
    video [English] 2 minutes

  • Ms. Regina Atalla, President, Red Latinoamericana de Organizaciones no Gubernamentales de Personas con Discapacidad y sus Familias, member of the International Disability Alliance (IDA).
    video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


H.E. Mr. Andrej Logar
Ambassador of Slovenia to the United Nations in Geneva and Vice-President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 2 minutes

 


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