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Human Rights Council
Thirteenth session

1 - 26 March 2010

at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

   

 

Thursday, 18 March 2010
10:00 - 13:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

10:00 - 13:00 - 30th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] - Democratic Republic of the Congo 1 hour 8 minutes

video [English] [Original language] - Côte d'Ivoire 1 hour 4 minutes

video [English] [Original language] - Portugal 40 minutes

 
     
 

Item 6: Universal Periodic Review

 
     
 

Consideration of the outcome on Democratic Republic of the Congo
A/HRC/13/8

 
 
 
 


Democratic Republic of the Congo
H.E. Mr. Luzolo Bambi Lessa Minister of Justice and Human Rights

video [English] [French] 20 minutes

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Idriss Jazairy

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Resfel Pino Alvarez

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Brian Bauer

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


China
Ms. Hou Yanping

video [English] [Chinese] 1 minute

 
 


Senegal
Mr. Babacar Carlos Mbaye

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Italy
Mr. Roberto Vellano

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Belgium
Mr. Xavier Baert

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Cameroon
Mr. Anatole Nkou

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Congo
Mr. Luc-Joseph Okio

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 

Stakeholders

 
 


International Federation for Human Rights Leagues

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Franciscans International

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Action internationale pour la paix et le développement dans la région des Grands Lacs

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


International Commission of jurists

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Comité International pour le Respect et l'Application de la Charte Africaine des Droits de l'Homme et des Peuples (CIRAC)

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Interfaith International

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: International Volunteerism Organization for Women, Education and Development - VIDES

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: International Institute of Mary our Help of the Salesians of Don Bosco

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


Democratic Republic of the Congo
H.E. Mr. Luzolo Bambi Lessa Minister of Justice and Human Rights

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Mr. Dian Triansyah Djani
Vice President of the Human Rights Council
Adoption of the Report on Democratic Republic of the Congo

video [English] 1 minute

 
     
 

Council break

 
     
 

Consideration of the outcome on Côte d'Ivoire
A/HRC/13/9, A/HRC/13/9/Add.1/Rev.1

 
 
 
 


Côte d'Ivoire
H.E. Mr. Tia Kone, President of the Supreme Court

video [English] [French] 17 minutes

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Idriss Jazairy

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Pablo Berti Oliva

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Brian Bauer

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Burkina Faso
Ms. Clarissa Merindol Ouoba

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Senegal
Mr. Babacar Carlos Mbaye

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Cameroon
Mr. Anatole Fabien Nkou

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Botswana
Mr. Anatole Fabien Nkou

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Djibouti
Mr. Ahmed Mohamed Abroj

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Congo
Mr. Luc-Joseph Okio

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Central African Republic
Mr. Leopold Ismael Samba

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 

Stakeholders

 
 


International Federation for Human Rights Leagues

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Franciscans International

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Interfaith International

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Rencontre Africaine pour le Defense des Droits de l'Homme

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Action Canada for Population and Development

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


Côte d'Ivoire
H.E. Mr. Tia Kone, President of the Supreme Court

video [English] [French] 9 minutes

 
 


Mr. Dian Triansyah Djani
Vice President of the Human Rights Council
Adoption of the Report on Democratic Republic of the Congo

video [English] 1 minute

 
     
 

Council break

 
     
 

Consideration of the outcome on Portugal
A/HRC/13/10, A/HRC/13/10/Add.1

 
 
 
 


Portugal
H.E. Ambassador Francisco Xavier Esteves, Permanent Representative of Portugal to the United Nations Office at Geneva

video [English] 19 minutes

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Ahmed Saadi

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Islamic Republic of Iran
Mr. Mojtaba Alibabaee

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Ms. Nasreen Budat

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Nepal
Mr. Hari Prasad Odari

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Stakeholders

 
 


Ombudsman of Portugal

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint statement:Interfaith International - Al-Hakim Foundation

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint statement: Charitable Institute For Protecting Social Victims - Institute for Women's Research and Studies - Islamic Women's Institute of Iran

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint statement: Organization For Defending Victims Of Violence - Iranian Elite Research Center

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint statement: European Region Of The International Lesbian And Gay Federation - Federatie van Nederlandse Verenigingen tot Integratie Van Homoseksualiteit - COC Nederland

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


Portugal
H.E. Ambassador Francisco Xavier Esteves, Permanent Representative of Portugal to the United Nations Office at Geneva

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


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

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
     

 

15:00 - 18:00 - 31st Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] - Bhutan 33 minutes

video [English] [Original language] - Dominica 34 minutes

video [English] [Original language] - Democratic People's Republic of Korea 1 Hour 4 minutes

video [English] [Original language] - Democratic People's Republic of Korea (Adoption) 6 minutes

 
     
 

Item 6: Universal Periodic Review (Continued)

 
     
 

Item 6: Universal Periodic Review

 
     
 

Consideration of the outcome on Bhutan
A/HRC/13/11, A/HRC/13/11/Add.1

 
 
 
 


Bhutan
H.E. Yeshey Dorji,
Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Bhutan to the United Nations Office at Geneva

video [English] 8 minutes

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Ahmed Saadi

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Pablo Berti Oliva

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


India
Mr. Gopinathan Achamkulangare

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Pakistan
Mr. Saeed Sarwar

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


United States of America
Mr. John Mariz

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Sri Lanka
Ms. Kshenuka Senevirathne

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


China
Ms. Kshenuka Senevirathne

video [English] [Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


Saudi Arabia
Mr. Yahya Alqahtani

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Botswana
Mr. Yahya Alqahtani

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Stakeholders

 
 


Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Lutheran World Federation

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


H.E. Yeshey Dorji, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Bhutan 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 Bhutan

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
     
 

Council break

 
     
 

Consideration of the outcome on Dominica
A/HRC/13/12

 
 
 
 


Dominica
H.E. Mr. Vince Henderson,
Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Dominica to the United Nations

video [English] 14 minutes

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Ahmed Saadi

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Pablo Berti Oliva

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
Mr. Edgardo Toro Carreno

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
 


United States of America
Mr. John Mariz

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Stakeholders

 
 


Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


Dominica
H.E. Mr. Vince Henderson, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Dominica to the United Nations

video [English] 7 minutes

 
 


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

video [English] [French] 1 minutes

 
     
 

Council break

 
     
 

Consideration of the outcome on Democratic People's Republic of Korea
A/HRC/13/13

 
     
 


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

video [English] [Original language] 17 minutes

 
 
 
 

Member States, Observer States and UN Agencies

 
 


Japan
Mr. Shinichi Kitajima

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Ahmed Saadi

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea
Mr. Lee Sung-Joo

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Pablo Berti Oliva

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Viet Nam
Mr. Felix Peña Ramos

video [English] [French] 1 minutes

 
 


Pakistan
Mr. Saeed Sarwar

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Sudan
Mr. Hamza Ahmed

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Islamic Republic of Iran
Mr. Mohammad Reza Ghaebi

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Robert King

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Qatar
Mr. Khalid Fahad Al-Hajri

video [English] [Arabic] 1 minute

 
 


China
Ms. Yang Xiaoning

video [English] [Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Rapkael Trapp

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Sri Lanka
Mr. Rapkael Trapp

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Stakeholders

 
 


Human Rights Watch

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Interfaith International; Rencontre Africaine pour la defense des droits de l'homme

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint Statement: Indian Movement "Tupaj Amaru"; World Peace Council

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint statement: - Organization For Defending Victims Of Violence - Charitable Institute for Protecting Social Victims (TBC) - Institute for Women's Studies and Research (TBC) - Islamic Women's Institute of Iran (TBC) - Iranian Elite Research Center (TBC)

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


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

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 

Adoption of Report

 
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Norway
Ms. Bente Angell-Hansen

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Resfel Pino Alvarez

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
     
 

Council break

 
     
 


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

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


France
Mr. Rapkael Trapp

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Resfel Pino Alvarez

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council
Adoption of the Report on Democratic People's Republic of Korea

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 

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