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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Monday, 14th June 2010
09:00 - 12:00 | 12:00 - 15:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

09:00 - 12:00 - 27th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original Language] - 2 hours 37 minutes

 
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Item 7: Human rights situation in Palestine and other occupied Arab territories

 
     
 


Report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Palestinian territories occupied since 1967
Mr. Richard Falk

A/HRC/13/53/Rev.1

video [English] 11 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive dialogue

 
     
 

Concerned Countries

 
 


Palestine

Mr. Ibrahim Khraishi

video [English] [Arabic] 4 minutes

 
     
 

Council members, Observer States and other observerss

 
 


Brazil (on behalf of IBSA Forum)
Ms. Maria Nazareth Farani Azevêdo

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Pakistan (on Behalf of the OIC)

Mr. Zamir Akram

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


European Union

Ms. Joëlle Hivonnet

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Yemen

Mr. Ibrahim Saied Mohamed Al-Adoofi

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Sudan (on Behalf of the Arab Group)

Mr. Hamza Omer Hassan Ahmed

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Saudi Arabia

Mr. Abdulwahab Abdulsalam Attar

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Algeria

Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Libyan Arab Jamahiriya

Mr. Ibrahim A.E. Aldredi

video [English] [Arabic] 4 minutes

 
 


Jordan

Mr. Shehab A. Madi

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic

Mr. Faysal Khabbaz Hamoui

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Egypt

Mr. Ahmed Ihab Gamaleldin

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Cuba

Mr. Rodolfo Reyes Rodríguez

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Malaysia

Ms. Siti Hajjar Adnin

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. Dian Triansyah Djani

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Mr. Mark Casseyre

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Lebanon

Ms. Najla Riachi Assaker

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Islamic Republic of Iran

Mr. Mohammad Reza Ghaebi

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Tunisia

Mr. Abdelwahèb Jemal

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Iraq

Mr. Riyadh Yalida

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Japan

Mr. Kenichi Suganuma

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh

Ms. Nahida Sobhan

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Sudan

Mr. Hamza Omer Hassan Ahmed

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 
 
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Joint statement: Coordinating Board of Jewish Organizations
; B'nai B'rith

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint statement: North-South XXI;
Union of Arab Jurists, Arab Lawyers Union, General Arab Women Federation

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Nations Watch


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Defence for Children International


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint statement: BADIL Resource Center for Palestinian Residency and Refugee Rights;
Al-Haq, Law in the Service of Man

video [English] 1 minute

 
     
 

Closing Comments and Answers

 
     
 


Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Palestinian territories occupied since 1967
Mr. Richard Falk

video [English] 11 minutes

 
     
     
 

Item 7 (Continued): Progress report of the High Commissioner on the follow-up to the report of the United Nations Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on the Gaza Conflict

 
     
 


Ms. Navanethem Pillay
United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

A/HRC/14/CRP.4

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Concerned Countries

 
 


Palestine

Mr. Ibrahim Khraishi

video [English] [Arabic] 6 minutes

 
 


Israel

Mr. Aharon Leshno-Yaar

video [English] 11 minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic

Mr. Faysal Khabbaz Hamoui

video [English] [Arabic] 5 minutes

 
     
 

General Debate

 
     
 

Council members, Observer States and other observers

 
 


Spain (on behalf of the EU)

Mr. Javier Garrigues

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Egypt (on behalf of Non Aligned Movement)

Mr. Hisham Badr

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Nigeria (on behalf of the African Group)

Mr. Mohammed I. Haidara

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Pakistan (on behalf of the OIC)

Mr. Ahmed Zahoor

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Sudan (on behalf of the Arab Group)

Mr. Hamza Omer Hassan Ahmed

video [English] [Arabic] 4 minutes

 
     

 

12:00 - 15:00 - 28th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original Language] 2 hours 21 minutes

 
     
 

Item 7: Human rights situation in Palestine and other occupied Arab territories (Continued)

 
     
 

General Debate

 
     
 

Council members, Observer States and other observers

 
 


Cuba

Mr. Pablo Berti Oliva

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Qatar

Mr. Abdulla Falah Abdulla Al-Dosari

video [English] [Arabic] 4 minutes

 
 


China

Ms. Hu Miao

video [English] [Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

Mr. Evgeny Ustinov

video [English] [Russian] 4 minutes

 
 


Bahrain

Ms. Budoor Abdulaziz Ahmed

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Saudi Arabia

Mr. Abdulwahab Abdulsalam Attar

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. Desra Percaya

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


South Africa

Mr. Jerry Matjila

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Japan

Mr. Kenichi Suganuma

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Jordan

Ms. Ghadeer Hmeidi Moh’d Elfayez

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Italy

Ms. Laura Mirachian

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Ms. Eileen C. Donahoe

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Brazil

Mr. Alexandre Guido Lopes Parola

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Algeria

Mr. Idriss Jazairy

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka

Ms. Kshenuka Senewiratne

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Oman

Mr. Yahya Salim Al-Wahaibi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Yemen

Mr. Fadhl AL-Maghafi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Tunisia

Mr. Abdelwahèb Jemal

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Libyan Arab Jamahiriya

Ms. Hasnia Markus

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Switzerland

Ms. Muriel Berset

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Turkey

Mr. Ahmet Üzümcü

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Sudan

Mr. Hamza Omer Hassan Ahmed

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Malaysia

Ms. Siti Hajjar Adnin

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco

Mr. Mohamed Achgalou

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Lebanon

Ms. Najla Riachi Assaker

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Iceland

Mr. Veturlidi Thor Stefansson

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of)

Mr. Asadollah Eshragh Jahromi

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

Mr. Choe Myong Nam

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


League of Arab States

Mr. Saad Alfarargi

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela

Mr. Felix Pena Ramos

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


United Arab Emirates

Mr.Saeed Al Habsi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Kuwait

Mr. Sadiq Maraf

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


BADIL Resource Center for Palestinian Residency and Refugee Rights


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Commission of the Churches on International Affairs of the World Council of Churches


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint statement: - Coordinating Board of Jewish Organizations - B’nai B’rith


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


European Union of Jewish Students

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Charitable Institute for Protecting Social Victims


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Indian Movement “Tupaj Amaru”


video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


General Arab Women Federation


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint statement: Union of Arab Jurists;
Arab Lawyers Union

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Organization for Defending Victims of Violence

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Institute for Women's Studies and Research


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


World Union of Progressive Judaism


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


International NGO Forum on Indonesian Development


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Association of World Citizens


video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Al-Haq
, Law in the Service of Man

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


North-South XXI


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


UN Watch


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Association for World Education


video [English] 2 minutes

 
     

 

15:00 - 18:00 - 29th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] - 1 hours 55 minutes
video [English] [Original language] - 1 hours 6 minutes

 
     
 

Panel Discussion on Maternal Mortality and Morbidity
Maternal Mortality: An urgent human rights issue

 
 


Opening remarks by
Ms Navanethem Pillay,
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

videovideo [English] 16 minutes

 
 


Statement read by Ms. Dragana Korljan (OHCHR) on behalf of Special Rapporteur on Health
Mr. Anand Grover

video [English] 5 minutes

 
     
 


Moderator:

  • H.E. Ambassador Alex Van Meeuwen, President of the Human Rights Council

Panelists:

  • Ms Rocio Barahona Riera, Expert Member, Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
    video [English] [Spanish] 8 minutes

  • Ms Susana Fried, UNDP, Senior Gender Advisor, HIV/AIDS Practice, Bureau for Development Policy
    video [English] 8 minutes

  • Ms. Aminta Touré, UNFPA, Chief, Gender, Culture and Human Rights Branch
    video [English] 7 minutes

  • Video statement by Dr. Michael Mbizvo, Director of the Department of Reproductive Health and Research at the World Health Organisation in Geneva
    video [English] 1 minute

  • Video video statement is by Ms. Alicia Yamin, of Harvard Law School and the Harvard School of Public Health, and Senior Researcher at the Christian Michelsen Institute in Bergen, Norway
    video [English] 1 minute

  • Professor Mahmoud Fathalla, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, former Dean of the Medical School at Assiut University, Egypt, and Chair of the WHO Advisory Committee on Health Research
    video [English] 7 minutes
  • Mr Ariel Frisancho, National Co-ordinator of the health team of Care International, Peru; Steering Committee member of International Initiative on Maternal Mortality and Human Rights
    video [English] [Spanish] 8 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive discussion

 
     
 

Council members, Observer States and other observers

 
 


Colombia
(on behalf of a cross - regional group)
Ms. Alicia Victoria Arango Olmos

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


New Zealand

Ms. Wendy Hinton

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Pakistan (on Behalf of the OIC)

Mr. Muhammad Saeed Sarwar

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Indonesia

Mr. Desra Percaya

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Brazil

Mr. Alexandre Guido Lopes Parola

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


African Union

Mr. Yakdhan El Habib

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Turkey

Ms. Ela Görkem

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Spain (on Behalf of the EU)

Mr. Javier Garrigues

video [English] 6 minutes

 
 


Cuba

Ms. Janet Roman Arrebondo

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Burkina Faso

Ms. Clarisse Merindol Ouoba

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Hungary

Ms. Klára Tunyogi Akóts

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Paraguay

Mr. Raul Martinez

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Sudan (on behalf of the Arab Group)

Mr. Hamza Omer Hassan Ahmed

video [English] [Arabic] 4 minutes

 
 


Netherlands

Ms. Irene Knoben

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Mauritius

Mr. Subhas Gujadhur

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Mexico

Mr. Mariana Olivera West

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Japan

Ms. Mirai Maruo

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Senegal

Mr. Cheikh Tidiane Thiam

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Australia

Ms. Callista Harris

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Argentina

Mr. Gonzalo Jordan

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Belgium

Ms. Ellen Van Vytvanck

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 
 
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Amnesty International


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint statement: - Center for Reproductive Rights, Inc.
- Action Canada for Population and Development - International Alliance of Women - IPAS - Women's International League for Peace and Freedom - Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network - International Commission of Jurists - Human Rights Watch - Center for Economic and Social Rights - Federation for Women and Family Planning

video [English] 3 minutes

 
     
 

Council members, Observer States and other observers (continued)

 
 


Colombia (on behalf of GRULAC)

Ms. Alma Viviana Pérez gómez

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Uruguay

Ms. María Lourdes Boné

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Malaysia

Ms. Siti Hajjar Adnin

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Algeria

Ms. Nadia Lamrani

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Finland (on behalf of the Nordic States)

Ms. Sofie from Emmesberger

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


China

Ms. Hou Pei

video [English] [Chinese] 3 minutes

 
 


Egypt

Mr. Ahmed Ihab Gamaleldin

video [English] 3 minutes

 
     
 


Closing Remarks and Answers:

  • Ms Rocio Barahona Riera, Expert Member, Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
    video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

  • Ms Susana Fried, UNDP, Senior Gender Advisor, HIV/AIDS Practice, Bureau for Development Policy
    video [English] 3 minutes

  • Ms Aminta Touré, UNFPA, Chief, Gender, Culture and Human Rights Branch
    video [English] 3 minutes

  • Professor Mahmoud Fathalla, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, former Dean of the Medical School at Assiut University, Egypt, and Chair of the WHO Advisory Committee on Health Research
    video [English] x minutes
  • Mr Ariel Frisancho, National Co-ordinator of the health team of Care International, Peru; Steering Committee member of International Initiative on Maternal Mortality and Human Rights
    video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
     

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