March, 2010

S M T W T F S
  1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31      
 


Human Rights Council
Thirteenth session

1 - 26 March 2010

at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

   
 

Tuesday, 9 March 2010
10:00 - 13:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

10:00 - 13:00 - 14th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 3 hours and 11 minutes

 
     
 

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

 
     
 

Interactive dialogue (Continued)
- The Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances.
- The Working Group on Arbitrary Detention.
- The Representative of the Secretary General on the human rights of Internally Displaced Persons.

 
 


Brazil

Mr. Murilo Vieira Komniski

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


India

Mr. Gopinathan Achamkulangare

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Mr. Craig Kuehl

video [English] 6 minutes

 
 


Argentina

Mr. Sebastian Rosales

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Japan

Mr. Akio Isomata

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Cuba

Ms. Amayansi Rodriguez

video [English] [Spanish] 5 minutes

 
 


European Union

Ms. Joelle Hivonnet

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Colombia

Mr. Alvaro Ayala

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Algeria

Mr. Lamine Bencherif

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Ethiopia

Mr. Abebe M, Allehone

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka

Mr. Shavindra Fernando

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Cyprus

Ms. Maria Michael

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Montenegro

Mr. Milomir Mihaljevic

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Iraq

Mr. Abdelkarim Abdallah

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Egypt

Mr. Ahmed Ihab Gamaleldin

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Sweden

Ms. Anna Uggla

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Mexico

Mr. Salvador Tinajero

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Ms. Barbara Fontana

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Nepal

Mr. Hari Prasad Odari

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

Mr. Mikhail Lebedev

video [English] [Russian] 5 minutes

 
 


France

Mr. Emmanuel Pineda

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


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

Mr. Zahoor Ahmed

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. Dicky Komar

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Bosnia and Herzegovina

Ms. Ljubica Peric

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Philippines

Mr. Evan P. Garcia

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Armenia

Mr. Vaheh Gevorgyan

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Australia

Mr. Jeremy Noye

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Yemen

Mr. Fadhl Al-Maghafi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Austria

Mr. Christian Strohal

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Norway

Mr. Nichelsen Svein Atle

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan

Ms. Samira Safarova

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Ecuador

Ms. Maria del Carmen Vivar

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


China

Ms. Qi Xiaoxia

video [English] [Chinese] 4 minutes

 
 


Democratic Republic of Congo

Mr. Richard Lukunda

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Turkey

Ms. Ela Gorkem

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea

Ms. Sewon Kim

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Ms. Catherine Holmes

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Pakistan

Mr. Zahoor Ahmed

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic Of)

Mr. Felix Pena Ramos

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 
 
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Advisory Council on Human Rights of Morocco


video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


Public Defender of Georgia


video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Network of African NHRIs


video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint statement: International Educational Development, Inc.; Mouvement contre le Racisme et pour l’Amitie Entre les Peuples (MRAP)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Reporters Without Borders International


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Human Rights Advocates


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: North-South XXI; Union of Arab Jurists; Arab Lawyers Union


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Asian Legal Resource Centre


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Human Rights Association of American Minorities (IHRAAM)


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


General Arab Women Federation


video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


International Commission of Jurists


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 
 
 


Closing remarks by
:

  • Mr. Jeremy Sarkin, Chairperson-Rapporteur of the Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances
    video [English] 9 minutes

  • Mr. Walter Kälin, Representative of the Secretary-General on the human rights of Internally Displaced Persons
    video [English] 8 minutes

 
 
 

 

15:00 - 18:00 - 15th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 3 hours 25 minutes

 

 


Closing remarks by
:

  • Mr. El Hadji Malick Sow, Chairperson-Rapporteur of the Working Group on Arbitrary Detention
    video [English] [French] 8 minutes

 
 


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

video [English] [English / Spanish] 5 minutes

 
     
 

Panel Discussion on the Right to the Truth

 
 


Introduction by Madame Navanethem Pillay, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

video [English] 7 minutes

 
     
 


Moderator:

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

Panelists:

  • Mr. Olivier de Frouville, Member of the Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearance
    video [English] [French] 9 minutes

  • Mr. Rodolfo Mattarollo, International Law Advisor, Ministry of Justice, Security and Human Rights of Argentina
    video [English] [Spanish] 11 minutes

  • Ms. Yasmin Sooka, Executive Director of the Foundation for Human Rights in South Africa
    video [English] 12 minutes

  • Mr. Dermot Groome, Senior Trial Attorney, International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia
    video [English] 15 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive discussion

 
 


Argentina (on behalf of MERCOSUR)
Mr. Alberto J. Dumont

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan

Mr. Akram Zeynalli

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Colombia (on behalf of GRULAC)

Mr. Alvaro Ayala

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minute

 
 


Uruguay

Ms. Laura Dupuy Lasserre

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Hungary

Mr. Zoltan Banyasz

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Peru

Mr. Inti Zevallos Aguilar

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Paraguay

Mr. Federico A. Gonzalez

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Brazil

Mr. Alexandre Guido Lopes Parola

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Armenia

Mr. Vaheh Gevorgyan

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Cuba

Maria Del Carmen Herrera Caseiro

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Latvia

Mr. Janis Mazeiks

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Spain (on behalf of the European Union)
Mr. Javier Garrigues

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Ecuador

Mr. Juan Holguin

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Ireland

Ms. Aisling Ni Leidhin

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Morocco

Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Procurador de los Derechos Humanos de Guatemala


video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Conectas Direitos Humanos


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Permanent Assembly for Human Rights


video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
     
 


Comments and answers by
Panelists:

  • Mr. Olivier de Frouville, Member of the Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearance
    video [English] [French] 3 minutes

  • Mr. Rodolfo Mattarollo, International Law Advisor, Ministry of Justice, Security and Human Rights of Argentina
    video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

  • Ms. Yasmin Sooka, Executive Director of the Foundation for Human Rights in South Africa
    video [English] 4 minutes

  • Mr. Dermot Groome, Senior Trial Attorney, International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia
    video [English] 3 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive discussion (continued)

 
 


Chile

Mr. Rodrigo Donoso

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Canada

Ms. Laurie Sergent

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Mexico

Mr. Salvador Tinajero

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Belgium

Mr. Nicolas Fierens Gevaert

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Argentina

Mr. Alberto J. Dumont

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Bosnia and Herzegovina

Ms. Ljubica Peric

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Ms. Tara Foley

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Colombia

Mr. Alvaro Ayala

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Ms. Catherine Holmes

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


France
Mr. Emmanuel Pineda

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Turkey

Mr. Fatih Ulusoy

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Ms. Katrin Weilhammer

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Egypt
Mr. Ahmed Ihab Gamaleldin

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Guatemala

Mr. Carlos Ramiro Martinez Alvarado

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Network of African National Human Rights Institutions


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Advisory Council on Human Rights of Morocco


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Human Rights Advocates


video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
     
 


Closing comments and answers by
Panelists:

  • Mr. Olivier de Frouville, Member of the Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearance
    video [English] [French] 2 minutes

  • Mr. Rodolfo Mattarollo, International Law Advisor, Ministry of Justice, Security and Human Rights of Argentina
    video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

  • Ms. Yasmin Sooka, Executive Director of the Foundation for Human Rights in South Africa
    video [English] 2 minutes

  • Mr. Dermot Groome, Senior Trial Attorney, International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia
    video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Right of reply

 
 


Democratic People's Republic of Korea


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Cyprus


video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Japan


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Turkey


video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Democratic People's Republic of Korea


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Japan

video [English] 1 minute

 


Archived Video