Human Rights Council
Fourteenth session
& Organizational Session of the Human Rights Council for its 5th Cycle
31 May - 18 June & 21 June 2010

at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

 

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Thursday, 3rd June 2010
9:00 - 12:00 | 12:00 - 15:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

9:00 - 12:00 - 9th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 1 hours 34 minutes
video [English] [Original language] 1 hours 18 minutes Joint Study on Secret Detention

 
     
 

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

 
     
 

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the independence of the judges and lawyers

A/HRC/14/26, A/HRC/14/26/Add.1, A/HRC/14/26/Add.2

 
     
 

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights & fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism

A/HRC/14/46, A/HRC/14/46/Add.1

 
     
 

Interactive dialogue (Continued)

 
     
 

Council Members, Observer States and other observers (Continued)

 
 


Hungary

Mr. Zoltan Papp

video [English] [Audio] 4 minutes

 
 


Sweden

Ms. Annika Aberg

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Cuba

Mr. Juan Antonio Quintanilla

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka

Mr. Mohan Pieris

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Ms. Julie B. Martin

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


New Zealand

Ms. Lucy Richardson

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Australia

Ms. Angela Robinson

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Brazil

Mr. Otávio Drumond Cançado Trindade

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Pakistan

Mr. Muhammad Saeed Sarwar

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Algeria

Ms. Selma Malika Hendel

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


Djibouti

Mr. Ahmed Mohamed Abro

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


Morocco

Mr. Mohamed Achgalou

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan

Ms. Samira Safarova

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Egypt

Ms. Mona Elbahtimy

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Maldives

Ms. Iruthisham Adam

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of

Mr. Félix Peña Ramos

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 
 
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Lawyers’ Rights Watch Canada


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


World Organisation Against Torture


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Colombian Commission of Jurists


video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


International Commission of Jurists


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Human Rights Watch


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint statement: Union of Arab Jurists;
North-South XXI, General Federation of Iraqi Women Arab Lawyers Union International Organization for the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


International Club for Peace Research
Pakistan -
Point of order
Mr. Pedro Oyarce, Vice President of the Human Rights Council
International Club for Peace Research

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
     
 

Closing Comments and Answers

 
     
 

Special Rapporteur on the independence of the judges and lawyers
Mrs. Gabriela Carina Knaul de Albuquerquee Silva

video[English] [Spanish] 11 minutes

 
     
 

Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights & fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
Mr. Martin Scheinin

video[English] 9 minutes

 
     
 

Meeting Suspended

 
     
     
 

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

 
     
 

Joint Study on global practices in relation to secret detention in the context of countering terrorism A/HRC/13/42 (Continued)

 
     
 

Interactive dialogue

 
     
 

Council Members, Observer States and other observers

 
 


Norway

Ms. Claire Hubert

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba

Mr. Resfel Pino Álvarez

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Mr. Philip Tissot

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Russian Federation

Mr. Sergey Kondratiev

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Nigeria (on behalf of the African Group)

Mr. Ositadinma Anaedu

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


India

Mr. Gopinathan Achamkulangare

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


France

Mr. Jean Baptiste Mattei

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Mexico

Mr. Arturo Hernández Basave

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


European Union

Ms. Nicole Reckinger

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Ethiopia

Mr. Allehone Mulugeta Abebe

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Ms. Eileen Chamberlain Donahoe

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Australia

Mr. Peter Woolcott

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


China

Mr. Ma Wenjun

video [English] [Chinese] 4 minutes

 
 


Austria

Mr. Christian Strohal

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Canada

Mr. James Junke

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Mr. Jurg Lauber

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea

Mr. Ha Wie-young

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka

Mr. A.H.M.D Nawaz

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Germany

Mr. Reinhard Schweppe

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Argentina

Ms. Silvia Cao

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


South Africa

Mr. Luvuyo Ndimeni

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic

Ms. Rania Al Rifaiy

video [English] 6 minutes

 
 


Algeria

Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 

  12:00 - 15:00 - 10th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] - 54 minutes
video [English] [Original language] - 1 hour 39 minutes A/HRC/13/23 & A/HRC/14/24
 
     
 

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

 
     
 

Joint Study on global practices in relation to secret detention in the context of countering terrorism A/HRC/13/42 (Continued)

 
     
 

Interactive dialogue (Continued)

 
     
 

Council Members, Observer States and other observers (Continued)

 
 


Sweden

Ms. Anna Uggla

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Japan

Mr. Akio Isomata

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Uruguay

Ms. María Lourdes Boné

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Philippines

Mr. Denis Y. Lepatan

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Pakistan

Mr. Zamir Akram

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Denmark

Mr. Lars Volck Madsen

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Romania

Ms. Gabriela Constantinescu

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Nepal

Mr. Hari Odari

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Chile

Mr. H. Vicente Zeran

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 
 
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Joint statement: International Commission of Jurists
- Human Rights Watch - International Federation of Human Rights Leagues - Amnesty International

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights
China - Point of order
Mr. Pedro Oyarce, Vice President of the Human Rights Council
Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights

video [English] [English / Chinese / Spanish ] 3 minutes

 
 


International Human Rights Association of American Minorities


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


International Movement Against All Forms of Discrimination and Racism


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Human Rights Advocates Inc.


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


World Organization Against Torture


video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Closing Comments and Answers

 
     
 
  • Working Group on arbitrary detention represented by its vice-chair,
    Ms. Shaheen Sardar Ali
    video [English] 5 minutes

  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and Protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism, Martin Scheinin
    video [English] 8 minutes

 
     
 

Meeting Suspended

 
     
     
 

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

 
     
 


Report of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression

Mr. Frank La Rue

A/HRC/13/23
, A/HRC/14/23/Add.1, A/HRC/14/23/Add.2

video [English] [Spanish] 16 minutes

 
     
 
Mr. Pedro Oyarce

Vice President of the Human Rights Council

Council holds a minute of silence for Mr. Floribert Chebeya

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes
 
     
 


Report of the Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions
Mr. Philip Alston

A/HRC/14/24
, A/HRC/14/24/Add.1, A/HRC/14/24/Add.2, A/HRC/14/24/Add.3, A/HRC/14/24/Add.4, A/HRC/14/24/Add.5, A/HRC/14/24/Add.6, A/HRC/14/24/Add.7, A/HRC/14/24/Add.8, A/HRC/14/24/Add.9

video [English] 18 minutes

 
     
 


Report of the Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons, especially in women and children

Ms. Joy Ngozi Ezeilo

A/HRC/14/32
, A/HRC/14/32/Add.1, A/HRC/14/32/Add.2, A/HRC/14/32/Add.3, A/HRC/14/32/Add.4, A/HRC/14/32/Add.5

video [English] 18 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
     
 

Concerned Countries - Report of the Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions

 
 


Brazil

Mr. Alexandre Guido Lopes Parola

video [English] 8 minutes

 
 


Central African Republic

Mr. Léopold Ismael Samba

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Colombia

Ms. Adriana Mejia Hernandez

video [English] [Spanish] 7 minutes

 
 


Democratic Republic of the Congo

Mr. Sébastien Mutomb Mujing

video [English] [French] 6 minutes

 
     
 

Concerned Countries - Report of the Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons

 
 


Belarus

Mr. Mikhail Khvostov

video [English] [Russian] 6 minutes

 
 


Japan

Mr. Akio Isomata

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Poland
Mr. Andrzej Sadoś

video [English] 6 minutes

 

 

15:00 - 18:00 - 11th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] - 1 hour 40 minutes Part I
video [English] [Original language] - 1 hour 02 minutes Part II

 
     
 

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

 
     
 


Report of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression


A/HRC/13/23
, A/HRC/14/23/Add.1, A/HRC/14/23/Add.2

 
     
 


Report of the Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions

A/HRC/14/24
, A/HRC/14/24/Add.1, A/HRC/14/24/Add.2, A/HRC/14/24/Add.3, A/HRC/14/24/Add.4, A/HRC/14/24/Add.5, A/HRC/14/24/Add.6, A/HRC/14/24/Add.7, A/HRC/14/24/Add.8, A/HRC/14/24/Add.9

 
     
 


Report of the Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons, especially in women and children


A/HRC/14/32
, A/HRC/14/32/Add.1, A/HRC/14/32/Add.2, A/HRC/14/32/Add.3, A/HRC/14/32/Add.4, A/HRC/14/32/Add.5

 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue (Continued)

 
     
 

Council Members, Observer States and other observers

 
 


Ecuador

Mr. Mauricio Montalvo

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


European Union

Ms. Joelle Hivonnet

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Pakistan (on behalf of the Organization of Islamic Conference)

Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 6 minutes

 
 


Chile

Mr. Rodrigo Donoso

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Peru

Mr. Carlos Sibille Rivera

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Norway

Mr. Geir Sjøberg

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Sudan (on Behalf of the Arab Group)

Mr. Hamza Omer Hassan Ahmed

video [English] [Arabic] 5 minutes

 
 


India

Mr. Sanjeev Kumar SIngla

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


South Africa

Ms. Kgomotso Daphne Rahlaga

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea

Mr. Im Han-taek

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Brazil

Mr. Otávio Drumond Cançado Trindade

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Ms. Kate Jones

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Costa Rica

Ms. Eugenia Gutiérrez Ruiz

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Ms. Eileen Chamberlain Donahoe

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka

Mr. Mohan Peiris

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Uruguay

Ms. Laura Dupuy Lasserre

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Viet Nam
(on behalf of ASEAN)
Mr. Vu Dung

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Denmark

Mr. Peter Hertel Rasmussen

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Saudi Arabia

Mr. Khalid Mohammad Karakutly

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


China

Mr. Wang Lixin

video [English] [Chinese] 6 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh

Mr. Md. Mustafizur Rahman

video [English] 6 minutes

 
 


Slovakia

Mr. Branislav Lysák

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Canada

Mr. Dominique Collinge

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Singapore

Ms. Deena Abdul-Aziz Bajrai

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


France

Mr. Max-Olivier Gonnet

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Australia

Ms. Angela Robinson

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Austria

Mr. Christian Strohal

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

Mr. Roman Kashaev

video [English] [Russian] 4 minutes

 
 


Pakistan

Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Nepal

Mr. Hari Odari

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Bosnia and Herzegovina

Ms. Ljubica Perić

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Belgium

Mr. Nicolas Fierens Gevaert

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Ms. Natalie Kohli

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. Dicky Komar

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Nigeria (on behalf of the African Group)

Mr. Ositadinma Anaedu

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Germany

Ms. Anke Konrad

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Egypt

Ms. Mona Elbahtimy

video [English] 6 minutes

 
 


Algeria

Ms. Selma Malika Hendel

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


Philippines

Mr. Denis Y. Lepatan

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan

Mr. Habib Mikayilli

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Malaysia

Ms. Siti Hajjar Adnin

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Right of reply

 
 


Iraq


video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


China


video [English] [Chinese] 1 minute

 
 


Tunisia


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 

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