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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Friday, 18th June 2010
10:00 - 13:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

09:00 - 12:00 - 35th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] - 40 minutes

 
     
 

Item 1: Organizational and procedural matters (Continued)

 
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Mr. Vladimir Gratchev,
Director of the Conference Management Division

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Mr. Simeon Kyossev,
Chief of UNOG Meetings Coordination and Servicing Section

video [English] 7 minutes

 
     
     
 

Consideration of draft Resolutions under Item 3

 
     
 

DRAFT

 

NUMBER

 

SUBMITTED BY

 

TITLE

 
                 
 

Resolution

 

A/HRC/14/L.14

 

Cuba

 

Promotion of the enjoyment of the cultural rights of everyone and respect for cultural diversity

 
 


Cuba

M. Resfel Pino Álvarez

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
     

General comments and Explanations of the vote before the vote

 


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

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Mr. John C. Mariz

video [English] 1 minute

 

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

     
     
 

DRAFT

 

NUMBER

 

SUBMITTED BY

 

TITLE

 
                 
 

Resolution

 

A/HRC/14/L.19

 

Morocco, Argentina, France

 

Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances

 
 


France

Mr. Jean Baptiste Mattei

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Morocco

Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Argentina

Mr. Alberto J. Dumont

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 

Draft resolution (A/HRC/14/L.19) has been adopted without a vote

     
     

 

15:00 - 18:00 - 36th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 1 hours 18 minutes

video [English] [Original language] 44 minutes

 
     
 

Item 1: Organizational and procedural matters (Continued)

 
     
 

Consideration of draft Resolutions under Item 3

 
     
 

DRAFT

 

NUMBER

 

SUBMITTED BY

 

TITLE

 
                 
 

Resolution

 

A/HRC/14/L.5

 

Spain (on behalf of the EU)

 

Freedom of religion or belief: Mandate of the Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief

 
 


Spain
(on behalf of the EU)
Mr. Javier Garrigues

video [English] 9 minutes

 
 


President of the Human Rights Council

Pakistan

video [English] 1 minute

 
     

General Comments and Explanations of the vote before the vote

 


Pakistan
(on behalf of the OIC)
Mr. Zamir Akram

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Egypt

Mr. Ahmed Ihab Gamaleldin

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


United States of America

Ms. Eileen Chamberlain Donahoe

video [English] 1 minute

 

Draft resolution (A/HRC/14/L.5) has been adopted without a vote

     
     
 

DRAFT

 

NUMBER

 

SUBMITTED BY

 

TITLE

 
                 
 

Resolution

 

A/HRC/14/L.9/Rev.1

 

Canada

 

Accelerating efforts to eliminate all forms of violence against women: ensuring due diligence in prevention

 

 
 


Canada

Ms. Manon Boisclair

video [English] [French / English] 8 minutes

 

Draft resolution (A/HRC/14/L.9/Rev.1) has been adopted without a vote

     
     
 

DRAFT

 

NUMBER

 

SUBMITTED BY

 

TITLE

 
                 
 

Resolution

 

A/HRC/14/L.17

 

Portugal

 

Question of the realization in all countries of economic, social and cultural rights: follow-up to Human Rights Council resolution 4/1

 
 


Portugal

Mr. Francisco M. Xavier Esteves

video [English] 4 minutes

 
     

Explanations of the vote before the vote

 


South Africa

Mr. Jerry Matjila

video [English] 1 minutes

 

Draft resolution (A/HRC/14/L.17) has been adopted without a vote

     

General comments and explanations of the vote after the vote under Item 3

 


Argentina

Mr. Sebastian Rosales

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
 


Norway (on Behalf of Switzerland, Mexico and Norway)

Ms. Bente Angell-Hansen

video [English] 1 minute

 
 
 
 

Consideration of draft Resolutions under Item 10

 
     
 

DRAFT

 

NUMBER

 

SUBMITTED BY

 

TITLE

 
                 
 

Resolution

 

A/HRC/14/L.2

 

Kyrgyzstan and United States of America

 

Technical Assistance and Cooperation in the Kyrgyz Republic on Human Rights

 
 


United States of America

Ms. Eileen Chamberlain Donahoe

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Kyrgyzstan

Ms. Saltanat Tashmatova

video [English] [Russian] 1 minutes

 
     

General Comments and Explanations of the vote before the vote

 


Brazil

Mr. Alexandre Guido Lopes Parola

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Uruguay

Ms. Laura Dupuy Lasserre

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
 


China

Mr. Luo Cheng

video [English] [Chinese] 1 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation

Mr. Vladimir Tcheglov

video [English] [Russian] 1 minute

 

Draft resolution (A/HRC/14/L.2) has been adopted without a vote

     
     
 

DRAFT

 

NUMBER

 

SUBMITTED BY

 

TITLE

 
                 
 

Resolution

 

A/HRC/14/L.7

 

Afghanistan and United States of America

 

Addressing attacks on Afghan school children

 
 


Afghanistan

Mr. Obaid Khan Noori

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


United States of America

Ms. Eileen Chamberlain Donahoe

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     

General Comments and Explanations of the vote before the vote

 


Uruguay

Ms. Laura Dupuy Lasserre

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 

Draft resolution (A/HRC/14/L.7) has been adopted without a vote

     
     
 

DRAFT

 

NUMBER

 

SUBMITTED BY

 

TITLE

 
                 
 

Resolution

 

A/HRC/14/L.16

 

Nigeria (African Group)

 

Draft decision on assistance to Somalia in the field of human rights

 
 


Nigeria (on Behalf of the African Group)

Mr. Ositadinma Anaedu

video [English] 6 minutes

 
     

General Comments and Explanations of the vote before the vote

 


Somalia (as a concerned country)

Mr. Yusuf Mohamed Ismail

video [English] 3 minutes

 

Draft resolution (A/HRC/14/L.16) has been adopted without a vote

     

General comments and explanations of the vote after the vote under Item 10

 


Japan

Mr. Akio Isomata

video [English] 1 minute

 
     
     
 

Elections of Members of Human Rights Council Advisory Committee A/HRC/14/L.28

 
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
     
Elections of Members of HRC Advisory Committee
 
Nominated Experts
Nominating Member States
Votes Received
Term Elected (Years)
Latin American and Carribean States
 
 
Miguel D’escoto Brockman
 
2
       
  Member of Human Rights Council Advisory Committee accepted by consensus  
     
     
 

Appointment of Special Procedures Mandate Holders

 
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


List of Candidates for Special Procedure Mandates
:

 
 


Nigeria (on behalf of the African Group)

Mr. Ositadinma Anaedu

video [English] 1 minute

 
     
     

Council Break

     
     
 

Consideration of draft Resolutions under Item 9 (Continued)

 
     
 

DRAFT

 

NUMBER

 

SUBMITTED BY

 

TITLE

 
                 
 

Resolution

 

A/HRC/14/L.3

 

Nigeria (African Group)

 

From rhetoric to reality: a global call for concrete action against racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance

 
 


Nigeria (on behalf of the African Group)

Mr. Ositadinma Anaedu

video [English] 8 minutes

 
     

General Comments and Explanations of the vote before the vote

 


United States of America

Ms. Eileen Chamberlain Donahoe

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Brazil

Mr. Otávio Drummond Cançado Trindade

video [English] 1 minute

 

Draft resolution (A/HRC/14/L.3) has been adopted without a vote

     
     
 

Appointment of Special Procedures Mandate Holders (Continued)

 
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [English / French] 2 minutes

 
 


List of Candidates for Special Procedure Mandates
:

 
 


Nigeria (on behalf of the African Group)

Mr. Ositadinma Anaedu

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Mr. Bob Last

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Nigeria (on behalf of the African Group)

Mr. Ositadinma Anaedu

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Pakistan

Mr. Marghoob Saleem Butt

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Mexico

Ms. Mariana Olivera West

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
 


Brazil

Mr. Alexandre Guido Lopes Parola

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] [English / French] 1 minute

 
  Appointment of Special Procedures Mandate Holders accepted by consensus  
     

Final remarks on the consideration of Draft resolutions

 


Algeria

Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Uganda

Mr. Justinian Muhwezi Kateera

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Burundi

Mr. Alain Aimé Nyamitwe

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
     
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council
Adoption of the report of the 14th session

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
  Adoption of the report of the 14th session of the Human Rights Coucil Ad Referendum  
     

Final general remarks on 14th Session of the Human Rights Council

 


Spain (on behalf of the EU)

Mr. Borja Montesino

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Nigeria (on behalf of the African Group)

Mr. Ositadinma Anaedu

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Amnesty International


video [English] 1 minute

 
     
     
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council
Closing statement and Closing of the session

video [English] [French / English] 4 minutes

 

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