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

   
 

Monday, 8 March 2010
10:00 - 13:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

10:00 - 13:00 - 12th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 2 hours 53 minutes

 
     
 

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

 
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
     
 

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights while countering terrorism
Mr. Martin Scheinin, Special Rapporteur

A/HRC/13/37, A/HRC/13/37/Add.1, A/HRC/13/37/Add.2, A/HRC/13/NGO/15, A/HRC/13/NGO/20, A/HRC/13/NGO/30, A/HRC/13/NGO/65, A/HRC/13/NGO/66, A/HRC/13/NGO/92

video [English] 15 minutes

 
     
 

Report of the Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment
Mr. Manfred Nowak, Special Rapporteur

A/HRC/13/39, A/HRC/13/39/Add.1, A/HRC/13/39/Add.2, A/HRC/13/39/Add.3, A/HRC/13/39/Add.4, A/HRC/13/39/Add.5, A/HRC/13/39/Add.6, A/HRC/13/G/15, A/HRC/13/NGO/9, A/HRC/13/NGO/14, A/HRC/13/NGO/16, A/HRC/13/NGO/42, A/HRC/13/NGO/51, A/HRC/13/NGO/60, A/HRC/13/NGO/78, A/HRC/13/NGO/116

video [English] 16 minutes

 
     
 

Country concerned in the report of the Special Rapporteur on human rights while countering terrorism.

 
 


Egypt
Mr. Hisham Badr

video [English] 6 minutes

 
 

Country concerned in the report of the Special Rapporteur on torture.

 
 


Uruguay

Ms. Laura Dupuy

video [English] [Spanish] 8 minutes

 
 


Kazakhstan

Mr. Marat Beketayev

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Equatorial Guinea

Mr. German Ekua Sina

video [English] [Spanish] 11 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive dialogue

 
 


Tunisia

Mr.Abdelwaheb Jemal

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


European Union

Ms. Nicole Reckinger

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Mexico

Mr. Juan José Ignacio Gómez Camacho

video [English] [Spanish] 7 minutes

 
 


Denmark

Mr. Arnold Skibsted

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Spain

Mr. Borja Montesino

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


France

Mr. Jean-Baptiste Mattei

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Philippines

Mr. Evan P. Garcia

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


China

Ms. Qi Xiaoxia

video [English] [Chinese] 3 minutes

 
 


Brazil

Mr. Ciro Leal M. Da Cunha

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Austria

Mr. Christian Strohal

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Pakistan (on behalf of the Organization of the Islamic Conference
)
Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Ms. Natalie Kohli

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of)

Mr. Mojtaba Alibabaee

video [English] 4 minutes 

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Mr. Bob Last

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Maria Del Carmen Herrera Caseiro

video [English] [Spanish] 5 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea
Mr. Wie-Young Ha

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka

Ms. Kshenuka Seneviratne

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. Dicky Komar

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Republic of Moldova

Ms. Corina Calugaru

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Norway

Ms. Bente Angell-Hausen

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Nigeria

Mr. Ositadinma Anaedu

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Colombia

Mr. Alvaro Ayala

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Sweden

Mr. Christaffer Berg

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Australia

Mr. Jeremy Noye

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Malaysia

Mr. Abdul Razak Johan Ariff

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Turkey

Mr. Fatih Ulusoy

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Finland

Mr. Hannu Himanen

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


New Zealand

Ms. Wendy Hinton

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Algeria

Mr. Idriss Jazairy

video [English] [French] 5 minutes

 
 


South Africa

Mr. Jerry Matthews Matjila

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Jamaica

Ms. Andrea Dubidad-Dixon

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Zimbabwe

Mr. Enos Mafemba

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Ms. Natalia Zolotova

video [English] [Russian] 5 minutes

 
     

 

15:00 - 18:00 - 13th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] Part I - 1 hour 18 minutes
video [English] [Original language] Part II - 1 hour 31 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive dialogue (continued)

 
 


United States of America

Mr. Mark J. Cassayre

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Uzbekistan

Mr. Badriddin Obidov

video [English] [Russian] 3 minutes

 
 


Liechtenstein

Mr. Patrick Ritter

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Kenya

Ms. Manjann Njan-Kimani

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Egypt

Mr. Omar Shalabi

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Angola

Mr. Arcanjo Maria Do Nascimiento

video [English] 4 minutes

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Public Defender of Georgia


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint statement: Danish Institute for Human Rights; National Human Rights Commission of Greece; National Consultative Commission on Human Rights of France; Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission; German Institute for Human Rights; Norwegian Center for Human Rights; Irish Human Rights Commission; Consultative Commission on Human Rights of Luxemburg; South African Human Rights Commission (South Africa); Equality and Human Rights Commission (Great Britain)

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Human Rights Watch


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Human Rights Advocates, Inc.


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies (CIHRS)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Federation for Human Rights Leagues


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Centrist Democratic International

Cuba - Point of order
Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen, President of the Human Rights Council - Point of order
Centrist Democratic International
Cuba - Point of order
United States of America - Point of order
Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen, President of the Human Rights Council - Point of order

video [English] [English / Spanish] 6 minutes

 
 


World Organisation Against Torture


video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint statement: International Federation of ACAT (Action by Christians for the Abolition of Torture) (FIACAT);
International Rehabilitation Council for Torture Victims; World Organization Against Torture

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


OHCHR


video [English] 1 minute

 
     
 


Closing remarks by
Special Rapporteur:

  • Mr. Martin Scheinin, Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights while countering terrorism
    video [English] 8 minutes

  • Mr. Manfred Nowak, Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment
    video [English] 7 minutes

 
     
 

Right of reply

 
 


Egypt


video [English] 1 minute

 
     
 

Council break

 
     
 

Report of the Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances
Mr. Jeremy Sarkin, Chairperson-Rapporteur

A/HRC/13/31, A/HRC/13/31/Corr.1, A/HRC/13/31/Add.1, A/HRC/13/NGO/44, A/HRC/13/NGO/52, A/HRC/13/NGO/91

video [English] 15 minutes

 
     
 

Report of the Working Group on Arbitrary Detention
Mr. El Hadji Malick Sow, Chairperson-Rapporteur

A/HRC/13/30, A/HRC/13/30/Add.1, A/HRC/13/30/Add.2, A/HRC/13/30/Add.3, A/HRC/13/NGO/28, A/HRC/13/NGO/29, A/HRC/13/NGO/50, A/HRC/13/NGO/86

video [English] [French] 13 minutes

 
     
 

Report of the Representative of the Secretary-General on the human rights of Internally Displaced Persons
Mr. Walter Kälin, Representative of the Secretary-General

A/HRC/13/21, A/HRC/13/21/Add.1, A/HRC/13/21/Add.2, A/HRC/13/21/Add.3, A/HRC/13/21/Add.4, A/HRC/13/21/Add.5, A/HRC/13/NGO/71, A/HRC/13/NGO/119, A/HRC/13/NGO/120

video [English] 17 minutes

 
     
 

Country concerned in the report of the Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances.

 
 


Morocco

Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [French] 9 minutes

 
 

Country concerned in the report of the Working Group on arbitrary detention.

 
 


Malta

Mr. Victor Camilleri

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Senegal

Mr. Cheikh Tidiane Thiam

video [English] [French] 6 minutes

 
 

Country concerned in the report of the Representative of the Secretary-General on Internally Displaced Persons.

 
 


Serbia

Mr. Ugljesa Zvekie

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Georgia

Mr. Giorgi Gorgiladze

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Chad

Mr. Awada Amavi

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 
 
 

Interactive dialogue

 
 


Republic of Congo

Mr. Pierre Mabiala

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 
 
 

Right of reply

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of)


video [English] 2 minutes 

 


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