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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Thursday, 6 May 2010
09:00 - 12:00 | 12:00 - 12:30 | 14:30 - 17:30 | 17:30 - 18:00

 
 

09:00 - 12:00 - 7th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 3 hours 5 minutes

 
 


Mr. Dian Triansyah Djani
Vice President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 

Review of Kenya

  • National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 15 (a) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/8/KEN/1):  A | CE | 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/KEN/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/KEN/3):  A | C | E | F | R | S
 
     
 

Hon. Mutula Kilonzo, EGH, M.P., Minister for Justice, National Cohesion and Constitutional Affairs to introduce the report.

video [English] 29 minutes
 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Burkina Faso
Ms. Sabine Bakyono

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


India
Mr. Gopinathan Achamkulangare

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Egypt

Ms. Mona Elbahtimy

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Boualem Chebihi

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Zimbabwe
Ms. J.N.S. Makarati

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Djibouti
Mr. Mohamed Siad Doualeh

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Ms. Hasnia Markus

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Slovakia
Mr. Branislav Lysak

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Juan Antonio Quintanilla Roman

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Ali Onaner

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
Ms. Maysa Urena

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Botswana
Mr. O. Rhee Hetanang

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Spain
Ms. Loretta Carrillo Modderman

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Niger
Mr. Souleymane Hama Kansaye

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. John C. Mariz

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Comments and answers by Kenya

  • Hon. Mutula Kilonzo, EGH, M.P., Minister for Justice, National Cohesion and Constitutional Affairs
  • Mr. Geoffrey Kibara, Secretary, Justice and Constitutional Affairs, Ministry of Justice, Natinal Cohesion and Constitutional Affairs
  • Mrs. Maryann Njau-Kimani, Chief Legal Officer, Ministry of Justice, National Cohesion and Constitutional Affairs
  • Mr. M. Nyatuga
video [English] 16 minutes
 
 


Indonesia
Mr. Kamapradipta Isuomo

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Belgium
Mr. Nicolas Fierens Gevaert

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


China
Ms. Hou Pei

video [English] [Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


Mexico
Ms. Mariana Olivera West

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Ms. Sitti Hajjar Adnin

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Ms. Anja Marija Ciraj

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Ireland
Mr. Gerald Corr

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Netherlands
Ms. Nynke B. Wijmenga

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sweden
Mr. Christoffer Berg

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Denmark
Mr. David Mouyal

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
Mr. Edgardo Toro carreno

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Argentina
Mr. Gonzalo M. Jordan

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Somalia
Mr. Yusuf Mohamed Ismail Bari-Bari

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Austria
Ms. Eva Schofer

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Uruguay
Ms. María Lourdes Boné

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Singapore
Mr. Syed Hassim Syed Noureddin

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Mr. Alexander Parola

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Czech Republic
Mr. Patrick Rumlar

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Germany
Ms. Anke Konrad

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Emmanuel Pineda

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan
Ms. Samira Safarova

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Japan
Ms. Satoko Toku

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Equatorial Guinea
Mr. German Ekua Sima

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Australia
Ms. Angela Robinson

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Belarus
Ms. Larisa Belskaya

video [English] [Russian] 1 minute

 
 


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

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Portugal
Ms. Ana E Brito Maneira

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Hungary
Mr. Zoltán Papp

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Finland
Ms. Krista Oinonen

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Angola
Mr. Arcanjo Nascimento

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Saudi Arabia
Mr. Saud Faleh Z. Al Nofaie

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Holy See
Mr. Bert Van Megen

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea
Mr. Wie-young Ha

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Norway
Mr. Geir Sjøberg

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sudan
Mr. Hamza Omer Hassan Ahmed

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Senegal
Mr. Babacar Carlos Mbaye

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Chad
Mr. Angui Awada

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Kuwait
Mr. Nawaf Naman

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Nigeria
Mr. Mohammed Haidara

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Closing comments, answers and final remark by Kenya

  • Hon. Mutula Kilonzo, EGH, M.P., Minister for Justice, National Cohesion and Constitutional Affairs
  • Mr. George Arogo, Deputy Secretary, Office of the President;
  • Mr. Erick Kibaara kiraithe, ACP, Office of the Commissioner of Police
  • Ms. Emily Wangari Kamau, Senior Principal State Counsel, Office of the Attorney-General;
  • Mr. Geoffrey Kibara, Secretary, Justice and Constitutional Affairs, Ministry of Justice, Natinal Cohesion and Constitutional Affairs
  • Mr. M. Nyatuga,
video [English] 17 minutes
 

     
 

12:00 - 12:30 - Adoption of the Report on Guinea
video[English] [Original language] 16 minutes

 
 


Japan on behalf of the Troika; Ghana, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Japan
Mr. Kenichi Suganuma

video [English] [French / English] 5 minutes

 
 


The Report on Guinea is adopted
Mr. Dian Triansyah Djani

Vice President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Guinea
Mr. Bakary Fofana

video [English] [French] 9 minutes

 

     
 

14:30 - 17:30 - 8th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language]   Part I - 1 hour 15 minutes
video [English] [Original language] Part II - 1 hour 36 minutes

 
     
 

Review of Armenia

  • National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 15 (a) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/8/ARM/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/ARM/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/ARM/3):  A | C | E | F | R | S
 
     
 

H. E. Mr. Arman Kirakossian, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs to introduce the report.

Azerbaijan - Point of Order
President of the Human Rights Council, Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
Pakistan
- Point of Order
President of the Human Rights Council
Azerbaijan - Point of Order
President of the Human Rights Council

[English] 33 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Azerbaijan
M. Habib Mikayilli

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Lebanon
Ms. Najla Riachi Assaker

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Egypt
Mr. Ahmed Ihab Gamaleldin

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Boualem Chebihi

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Valery Loshchinin

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Mr. Adel Shaltut

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Holy See
Mr. Bert Van Megen

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Resfel Pino Alvarez

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Turkey
Ms. Asligül Üğdül

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


India
Ms. Rachita Bhandari

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Spain
Mr. Pol Planas

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Ms. Sarah Ciaccia

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Indonesia
Ms. Indah Nuria Savitri

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


China
Ms. Hou Pei

video [English] [Chinese] 1 minute

 
 


Mexico
Mr. Salvador Tinajero

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Mr. Esragh Jahromi

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Slovenia
Mr. Marko Ham

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Ireland
Mr. Gerald Corr

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Netherlands
Ms. Irene P.H. Knoben

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Sweden
Ms. Anna Uggla

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Argentina
Mr. Gonzalo M. Jordan

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
 


Italy
Mr. Roberto Nocella

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Austria
Mr. Christian Strohal

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Uruguay
Ms. Laura Dupuy Lasserre

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
 


Kyrgyzstan
Ms. Saltanat Tashmatova

video [English] [Russian] 3 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Mr. Alexander Parola

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Czech Republic
Mr. Patrick Rumlar

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Germany
Mr. Michael Klepsch

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Jean-Baptiste Mattéi

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Greece
Mr. Michel Christos Diamessis

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Kazakhstan
Mr. Abzal Saparbekuly

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Canada
Mr. John Von Kaufmann

video [English] 2 minute

 
 


Cyprus
Ms. Maria Michael

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Belarus
Ms. Larisa Belskaya

video [English] [Russian] 3 minutes

 
 


Bosnia and Herzegovina
Ms. Ljubica Perić

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Iraq
Mr. Bakir Ahmed Aziz

video [English] [Arabic] 1 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Mr. Philip Tissot

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Hungary
M. Balázs Rátkai

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Finland
Ms. Krista Oinonen

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Norway
Ms. Beate Stirø

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Djibouti
Mr. Mohamed Siad Doualeh

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Kuwait
Mr. Talal Almutairi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Switzerland
Ms. Muriel Berset Kohen

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Romania
Mr. Nicolae Blindu

video [English] [French] 1 minutes

 
 


Poland
Ms. Monika Ekler

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Lao People’s Democratic Republic
Mr. Yong Chanthalangsy

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Ukraine
Ms. Svitlana Homanovska

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Closing comments, answers and final remark by Armenia

  • H. E. Mr. Arman Kirakossian, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Mr. Armen Amirzadyan,
  • Mr. Vahe Demirchyan, Director for International Legal Relations Department, Ministry of Justice
  • Mr. Armen Ghukasyan, Deputy Chief of Staff of the Police
  • Ms. Narine Balayan, Adviser to the Minister of Labor and Social Affairs
  • Ms. Dziunik Aghajanian, Head of International Organizations Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Mr. Petros Aghababyan,

video [English] [Original language] 27 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan - Point of Order
President of the Human Rights Council, Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Closing comments, answers and final remark by Armenia (continued)

  • Mr. Petros Aghababyan,
  • Mr. Suren Krmoyan, Legal Adviser to the Minister of Health
  • Ms. Dziunik Aghajanian, Head of International Organizations Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • H. E. Mr. Arman Kirakossian, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs
video [English] [Original language] 8 minutes
 

     
 

17:30 - 18:00 - Adoption of the Report on Lao People's Democratic Republic
video[English] [Original language] 8 minutes

 
 


Argentina on behalf of the Troika; Argentina, Kyrgyzstan, Nigeria
Mr. Alberto J. Dumont

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


The Report on Lao People's Democratic Republic is adopted
Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen

President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Lao People's Democratic Republic
Mr. Phongsavath Boupha

video [English] 4 minutes

 

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