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Human Rights Council
Thirteenth session

1 - 26 March 2010

at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

   

 

Wednesday, 17 March 2010
10:00 - 13:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

10:00 - 13:00 - 28th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] - Eritrea 47 minutes

video [English] [Original language] - Cyprus 37 minutes

video [English] [Original language] - Dominican Republic 42 minutes

 
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [French] 2 minutes


 
 

Item 6: Universal Periodic Review

 
     
 

Consideration of the outcome on Eritrea
A/HRC/13/2, A/HRC/13/2/Add.1

 
 
 
 


Eritrea
H.E. Dr. Girmai Abraham, Economic Advisor at the Ministry of National Development

video [English] 10 minutes

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Pablo Berti Oliva

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Paul Kruchoski

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Saudi Arabia
Mr. Abdulaziz Alwasil

video [English] [Arabic] 1 minute

 
 


Italy
Mr. Roberto Vellano

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Ms. Sim Mellouh

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Stakeholders

 
 


Network of African NHRI's

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Reporters Without Borders International

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


International Fellowship of Reconciliation

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Human Rights Watch

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Interfaith International in a joint statement

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Conscience and Peace Tax International

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


Eritrea
H.E. Dr. Girmai Abraham, Economic Advisor at the Ministry of National Development
Ethiopia - Point of order
Eritrea
Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen, President of the Human Rights Council
Eritrea

video [English] 6 minutes

 
     
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council
Adoption of the Report on Eritrea

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
     
 

Council break

 
     
 

Consideration of the outcome on Cyprus
A/HRC/13/7, A/HRC/13/7/Add.1

 
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [French] 3 minutes


 
 


Cyprus
H.E. Mrs. Leda Koursoumba, Law Commissioner of Cyprus

video [English] 11 minutes

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


Turkey
Ms. Asligul Ugdul

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


India
Mr. Gopinathan Achamkulangare

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Idriss Jazairy

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Greece
Mr. George Kaklikis

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


United States of America
Ms. Nasreen Budat

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Armenia
Mr. Vaheh Gevorgyan

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Grigory Lukiyantsco

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 

Stakeholders

 
 


Interfaith International

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


European Region of the International Lesbian and Gay Federation

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


Cyprus
H.E. Mrs. Leda Koursoumba, Law Commissioner of Cyprus

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council
Adoption of the Report on Cyprus

video [English] [English / French] 1 minute

 
     
 

Council break

 
     
 

Consideration of the outcome on Dominican Republic
A/HRC/13/3

 
 
 
 


Dominican Republic
H.E. Dr. Rhadys Abreu de Polanco, Ambassador, in charge of the Human Rights Section for the United Nations System at the Foreign Ministry

video [English] [Spanish] 7 minutes

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
Mr. German Mundarain Hernandez

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Pablo Berti Oliva

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Idriss Jazairy

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. John Mariz

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Haiti
Mr. Frantz Dorsainville

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Mohamed Achgalou

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 

Stakeholders

 
 


Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Conectas Direitos Humanos

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Action Canada for Population and Development

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


Dominican Republic
H.E. Dr. Rhadys Abreu de Polanco, Ambassador, in charge of the Human Rights Section for the United Nations System at the Foreign Ministry

H.E. Mr. Homero Luis Hernández Sánchez , Ambassador, Permanent Representative of the Dominican Republic to the United Nations in Geneva

video [English] [Spanish] 6 minutes

 
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council
Adoption of the Report on Dominican Republic

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
     

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15:00 - 18:00 - 28th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] - Cambodia 55 minutes

video [English] [Original language] - Norway 47 minutes

video [English] [Original language] - Albania 36 minutes

 
     
 

Item 6: Universal Periodic Review (Continued)

 
     
 

Consideration of the outcome on Cambodia
A/HRC/13/4, A/HRC/13/4/Corr.1

 
 
 
 


Cambodia
Ambassador Sun Suon, Permanent Representative of Cambodia to the United Nations Office at Geneva

video [English] 12 minutes

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Idriss Jazairy

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Viet Nam
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video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Malaysia
Ms. Siti Hajjar Adnin

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Thailand
Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Indonesia
Mr. Dian Triansyan Djani

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Lao People’s Democratic Republic
Mr. Yong Chanthalangsy

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Japan
Mr. Kenichi Suganuma

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Philippines
Mr. Evan P. Garcia

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Nepal
Mr. Hari Prasad Odari

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Sri Lanka
Mr. Sumedha Ekanayake

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. John Mariz

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


China
Mr. Hu Miao

video [English] [Chinese] 1 minute

 
     
 

Stakeholders

 
 


International Federation of Human Rights Leagues

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


World Assoc. for the School as an Instrument of Peace

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA)

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Interfaith International

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Lawyers Rights Watch Canada

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Internat.Commission Of Jurists

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Franciscans International


video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


Cambodia
Ambassador Sun Suon, Permanent Representative of Cambodia to the United Nations Office at Geneva

video [English] 5 minutes

 
     
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council
Adoption of the Report on Cambodia

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
     
 

Council break

 
     
 

Consideration of the outcome on Norway
A/HRC/13/5, A/HRC/13/5/Corr.1, A/HRC/13/5/Add.1

 
 
 
 


Norway
Ambassador Bente Angell-Hansen, Permanent Representative of Norway to the United Nations Office at Geneva

video [English] 9 minutes

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Idriss Jazairy

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Pakistan
Mr. Muhammad Saeed Sarwar

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Mr. Mesbah Ansari

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Nepal
Mr. Dinesh Bhattarai

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


United States of America
Mr. John Mariz

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Hungary
Mr. Balazs Ratkai

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Botswana
Mr. O. Rhee Hetanang

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Stakeholders

 
 


Norwegian Centre for Human Rights

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Charitable Institute For Protecting Social Victims

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Organization for Defending Victims of Violence in a joint statement


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Institute for Women Studies and Research

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


European Region of The International Lesbian and Gay Association (ILGA-EUROPE)

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Save the Children Alliance

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International (AI)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


Norway
Ambassador Bente Angell-Hansen, Permanent Representative of Norway to the United Nations Office at Geneva

video [English] 3 minutes

 
     
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council
Adoption of the Report on Norway

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
     
 

Council break

 
     
 

Consideration of the outcome on Albania
A/HRC/13/6

 
     
 


Albania
H.E. Mrs. Edith Harxhi, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs

video [English] 14 minutes

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Idriss Jazairy

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. John Mariz

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Senegal
Mr. Mamadou Mboaj

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Montenegro
Mr. Milomir Mihaljevic

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Mr. Aziz Pollozhani

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Mohamed Achgalou

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Stakeholders

 
 


European Region of The International Lesbian and Gay Association (ILGA-EUROPE)

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International (AI)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


Albania
H.E. Mrs. Edith Harxhi, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs

video [English] 5 minutes

 
     
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council
Adoption of the Report on Albania

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 

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