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, 17th June 2010
15:00 - 18:00

 
 

15:00 - 18:00 - 34th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] - 1 hour 12 minutes

 
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
     
 

Item 1: Organizational and procedural matters

 
     
  Consideration of draft Resolutions under Item 3  
     
 

DRAFT

 

NUMBER

 

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TITLE

 
                 
 

Resolution

 

A/HRC/14/L.4

 

Germany and Philippines

 

Trafficking in persons, especially women and children. Regional and sub-regional cooperation in promoting a human rights- based approach to combating trafficking in persons.

 
 


Germany

Mr. Reinhard Schweppe

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Philippines

Mr. Evan P. Garcia

video [English] 4 minutes

 
     

General Comments and Explanations of the vote before the vote

 


United States of America

Ms. Eileen Chamberlain Donahoe

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     

Draft resolution (A/HRC/14/L.4) has been adopted without a vote

     
     
 

DRAFT

 

NUMBER

 

SUBMITTED BY

 

TITLE

 
                 
 

Resolution

 

A/HRC/14/L.12

 

Cuba

 

Promotion of the right of peoples to peace

 
 


Cuba

Mr. Juan Antonio Quintanilla

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
     

General Comments and Explanations of the vote before the vote

 


France
(on behalf of the EU)
Mr. Jean Baptiste Mattei

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


United States of America

Ms. Eileen Chamberlain Donahoe

video [English] 1 minute

 
     

Result of the vote


31 in favour, 14 against, 1 abstention

Draft resolution (A/HRC/14/L.12) has been adopted

 
     
 

DRAFT

 

NUMBER

 

SUBMITTED BY

 

TITLE

 
                 
 

Resolution

 

A/HRC/14/L.13

 

Cuba

 

The effects of foreign debt and other related international financial obligations of States on the full enjoyment of all human rights, particularly economic, social and cultural rights

 
 


Cuba

Mr. Juan Antonio Quintanilla

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
     

General Comments and Explanations of the vote before the vote

 


France
(on behalf of the EU)
Mr. Jean Baptiste Mattei

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Ms. Eileen Chamberlain Donahoe

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     

Result of the vote


31 in favour, 13 against, 3 abstentions

Draft resolution (A/HRC/14/L.13) has been adopted

     
     
 

DRAFT

 

NUMBER

 

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TITLE

 
                 
 

Resolution

 

A/HRC/14/L.15/Rev.1

 

Ukraine

 

The role of prevention in ensuring human rights

 
 


Ukraine

Mr. Mykola Maimeskul

video [English] 4 minutes

 
     

Explanations of the vote before the vote

 


France
(on behalf of the EU)
Mr. Jean Baptiste Mattei

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
     

Draft resolution (A/HRC/14/L.15/Rev.1) has been adopted without a vote

     
     
 

DRAFT

 

NUMBER

 

SUBMITTED BY

 

TITLE

 
                 
 

Resolution

 

A/HRC/14/L.18

 

Austria and Uganda

 

Mandate of the Special Rapporteur on the human rights of internally displaced persons

 
 


Austria

Mr. Peter Guschelbauer

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Uganda

Mr. Justinian Muhwezi Kateera

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     

Draft resolution (A/HRC/14/L.18) has been adopted without a vote

 
 
 

Consideration of draft Resolutions under Item 5

 
     
 

DRAFT

 

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Resolution

 

A/HRC/14/L.6

 

Azerbaijan

 

Missing persons

 
 


Azerbaijan

Mr. Habib Mikayilli

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     

Draft resolution (A/HRC/14/L.6) has been adopted without a vote

 
 
 

Consideration of draft Resolutions under Item 8

 
     
 

DRAFT

 

NUMBER

 

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TITLE

 
                 
 

Resolution

 

A/HRC/14/L.11

 

Colombia (GRULAC)

 

Proclamation of 24 march as International Day for the Right to Truth of victims of Gross Human Rights Violations

 
 


Colombia (on behalf of GRULAC)
, Mr. Álvaro Enrique Ayala Meléndez
El Salvador, Ms. Carmen Elena Castillo-Gallandat

video [English] [Spanish] 5 minutes

 
     

General Comments and Explanations of the vote before the vote

 


Argentina

Mr. Sebastian Rosales

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Mr. Peter Gooderham

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Pakistan

Mr. Zahoor Ahmed

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


United States of America

M. Mark J. Cassayre

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     

Draft resolution (A/HRC/14/L.11) has been adopted without a vote

 
 
 

Consideration of draft Resolutions under Item 10

 
     
 

DRAFT

 

NUMBER

 

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TITLE

 
                 
 

Resolution

 

A/HRC/14/L.8

 

Thailand

 

Regional cooperation for the promotion and protection of human rights in the Asia-Pacific Region

 
 


Thailand

Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow

video [English] 4 minutes

 
     

Draft resolution (A/HRC/14/L.8) has been adopted without a vote

 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 

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