Human Rights Council
Eighth Universal Periodic Review

Geneva, 3 - 14 May 2010


at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

 

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Wednesday, 5 May 2010
09:00 - 12:00 | 12:00 - 12:30 | 14:30 - 17:30 | 17:30 - 18:00

 
 

09:00 - 12:00 - 5th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 3 hours 8 minutes

 
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 

Review of Spain

  • National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 15 (a) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/8/ESP/1):  A | C | E | F | R | S
  • Compilation prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (b) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/8/ESP/2):  A | C | E | F | R | S
  • Summary prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (c) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/8/ESP/3):  A | C | E | F | R | S
 
     
 

H.E. Mr. José de Francisco, Secretary of State for Constitutional and Parliamentary Affairs to introduce the report.

video [English] [Spanish] 23 minutes
 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Nicaragua
Mr. Néstor Cruz Toruño

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Colombia
Ms. Adriana Mendoza

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Mexico
Mr. Arturo Hernandez

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
Ms. Maysa Urena

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Pavel Chernikov

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Resfel Pino Alvarez

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Mr. Alexandre Parola

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Belarus
Ms. Larisa Belskaya

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Idris Jazairy

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. John C. Mariz

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Pakistan
Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Argentina
Mr. Alberto J. Dumont

video [English] [Spanish] x minutes

 
 


Egypt
Mlle Heba Mostafa Rizk

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Norway
Ms. Beate Stiro

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Mr. Hamid Ahmadi

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Uruguay
Ms. Laura Dupuy Lasserre

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Denmark
Mr. David Mouyal

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Czech Republic
Mr. Patrick Rumlar

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Palestine
Mr. Imad Zuhairi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Nigeria
Ms. Beatrice Ikeku-Thomas

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh
Mr. Md. Abdul Hannan

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Panama
Mr. Jorge F. Canales

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Costa Rica
Mr. Christian Guillermet-Fernandez

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Peru
Mr. Fernando Rojas Samanez

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Netherlands
Mr. Robert-Jan Sieben

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Indonesia
Mr. Kamapnadipta Isnomo

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Ms. Sitti Hajjar Adnin

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


New Zealand
Ms. Wendy Hinton

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Mr. Peter Gooderham

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Germany
Mr. Reinhard Schweppe

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Philippines
Mr. Jesus Enrique g. Garcia II

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Jean-Baptiste Mattéi

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 

Comments and answers by Spain

  • H.E. Mr. José de Francisco, Secretary of State for Constitutional and Parliamentary Affairs
  • Mr. D. Joaquín de Fuentes, Abogado General del Estado, Ministerio de Justicia
  • Mr. D. Luis Fernandez Cid, Subdirector General de Asuntos Jurídicos Consulares, Ministerio de Asuntos Exteriores y de Cooperación
  • Mr. D. Iñigo Ortiz de Urbina, Asesor del Ministro, Ministerio de Justicia
  • Mr. D. Nicolás Marugán, Director del Observatorio Español del Racismo y Xenofobia, Ministerio de Trabajo e Inmigración
video [English] [Spanish] 23 minutes
 
 


Republic of Korea
Mr. Kim Dong-jo

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Qatar
Mr. Faisal Abdulla Al-Henzab

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


China
M. Qian Bo

video [English] [Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


Australia
Ms. Angela Robinson

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Canada
Mr. Jeffrey Heaton

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sweden
Mr. Hans Dahlgren

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Israel
Mr. Walid Abu-Haya

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Austria
Ms. Eva Schofer

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Fatih Ulusoy

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Ms. Anja Marija Ciraj

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Paraguay
Mr. Raul Martinez

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Hungary
Ms. Júlia Mányik

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Belgium
Mr. Xavier Baert

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Bulgaria
Ms. Milena Yatova

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Portugal
Mr. Pedro Rodrigues Da Silva

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan
Mr. Akram Zeynalli

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Italy
Mr. Roberto Vellano

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Mr. Ibrahim A. E. Aldredi

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Burkina Faso
Ms. Sabine Bakyono Kanzie

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Guatemala
Mr. Carlos Ramiro Martínez Alvarado

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Japan
Mr. Akio Isomata

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Jordan
Mr. Mutaz Hyassat

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Closing comments, answers and final remark by Spain

  • H.E. Mr. José de Francisco, Secretary of State for Constitutional and Parliamentary Affairs
  • Mr. D. Diego Blázquez, Asesor del Gabinete de la Ministra, Ministerio de Igualdad, Asesor del Gabinete de la Ministra, Ministerio de Igualdad
video [English] [Spanish] 14 minutes
 

     
 

12:00 - 12:30 - Adoption of the Report on Kyrgyzstan
video[English] [Original language] 12 minutes

 
 


China on behalf of the Troika; Burkina Faso, Nicaragua, China
Mr. He Yafei

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


The Report on Kyrgyzstan is adopted
Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen

President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Kyrgyzstan
Mrs. Jyldyz Mambetalieva

video [English] [Russian] 4 minutes

 

     
 

14:30 - 17:30 - 6th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language]   Part I - 1 hour 24 minutes
video [English] [Original language] Part II - 1 hour 24 minutes

 
     
 

Review of Lesotho

  • National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 15 (a) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/8/LSO/1):  AC | E | FR | S
  • Compilation prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (b) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/8/LSO/2):  A | C | EF | R | S
  • Summary prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (c) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/8/LSO/3):  A | C | E | F | R | S
 
     
 

Honourable Mrs. Mpeo Moiloa-Mahase, Minister of Justice, Ministry of Justice and Human Rights and Correctional Services and of Law and Constitutional Affairs of the Government of the Kingdom of Lesotho to introduce the report.

video [English] 27 minutes
 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Nicaragua
Mr. Néstor Cruz Toruño

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Mexico
Mr. Miguel Malfavon

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
Mr. Felix Pena Ramos

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Juan Antonio Quintanilla Roman

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Mr. Franklin Rodriguez Hoyer

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Belarus
Ms. Larisa Belskaya

video [English] [Russian] 1 minute

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Boualem Chebihi

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. John C. Mariz

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Argentina
Ms. Mariela Fogante

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Egypt
Mr. Ahmed Ihab Gamaleldin

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Germany
Mr. Michael Klepsch

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Norway
Ms. Anne Schive Viken

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Nigeria
Mr. Ositadinma Anaedu

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh
Mr. Md. Abdul Hannan

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Netherlands
Ms. Irene Knoben

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Indonesia
Mr. Kamapnadipta Isnomo

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


China
Ms. Yang Xiaoning

video [English] [Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


Ireland
Mr. Gerard Corr

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Jacques Pellet

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Philippines
Mr. Jesus Enrique G. Garcia II

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Australia
Ms. Robyn Hodgkin

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Canada
Ms. Manon Boisclair

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Mr. Peter Gooderham

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Senegal
Mr. Moulaye T. Aidara

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 

Comments and answers by Lesotho

  • Honourable Mrs. Mpeo Moiloa-Mahase, Minister of Justice, Ministry of Justice and Human Rights and Correctional Services and of Law and Constitutional Affairs of the Government of the Kingdom of Lesotho
  • Mr. Tsokolo Makhethe, Alternate Head of Delegation, Attorney General, Ministry of Justice and Human Rights and Correctional Services and of Law and Constitutional Affairs of the Government of the Kingdom of Lesotho
  • Mr. Retselisitsoe Calvin Masenyetse, Principal Secretary, Ministry of Justice and Human Rights and Correctional Services and of Law and Constitutional Affairs of the Government of the Kingdom of Lesotho
video [English] 21 minutes
 
 


Slovenia
Mr. Marko Ham

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Spain
Ms. Elena Fernandez

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Hungary
Mr. Zoltan Papp

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Slovakia
Mr. Branislav Lysak

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Italy

Mr. Roberto Vellano

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Singapore
Mr. Tan York Chor

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sudan
Mr. Hamza Omer Hassan Ahmed

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Ms. Hasnia Markus

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Mozambique
Ms. Frances Rodriguez

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Nepal
Mr. Hari Prasad Odari

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Chad

Mr. Angui Awada

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Burkina Faso
Ms. Clarisse Merindol Ouoba

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Zimbabwe
Ms. Jill N. S. Makarati

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Botswana
Mr. Sejo Monsho

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


South Africa
Ms.  Kgomotso Daphne Rahlaga

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Ghana
Ms.  Ellen S. Nee-Whang

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Latvia
Mr. Valerijs Romanovskis

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Kuwait
Mr. Jarrah Al-Sabah

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Tunisia
Mr. Abelwaheb Jemal

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Cameroon
Mr. Anatole Fabien Nkou

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Ethiopia
Mr. Allehone Mulugeta Abebe

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Democratic Republic of the Congo
Mr. Sebastien Mutomb Mujing

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 

Closing comments, answers and final remark by Lesotho

  • Honourable Mrs. Mpeo Moiloa-Mahase, Minister of Justice, Ministry of Justice and Human Rights and Correctional Services and of Law and Constitutional Affairs of the Government of the Kingdom of Lesotho
video [English] 7 minutes
 

     
 

17:30 - 18:00 - Adoption of the Report on Kiribati
video[English] [Original language] 7 minutes

 
 


Jordan on behalf of the Troika; Jordan, Brazil, Russian Federation
Mr. Mutaz Faleh S. Hyassat

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


The Report on Kiribati is adopted
Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen

President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Kiribati
Mr. Kouraiti Beniato

video [English] 3 minutes

 

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