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, 21st June 2010
10:00 - 13:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

10:00 - 13:00 - Organizational Session of the Human Rights Council for its 5th Cycle
video [English] [Original language] - 1 hour 56 minutes

 
 


Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
     
 


Ms. Kyung-wha Kang,
Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights.

video[English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Election of Human Rights Council Officers

 
     
 

Election of new President of Human Rights Council

 
 


Islamic Republic of Iran (on Behalf of the Asian Group)
(Nomination of H.E. Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow, Permanent Representative of Thailand)

video [English] 1 minute

 

New President of the Human Rights Council elected by acclamation

     
 

Statement by newly-elected President of Human Rights Council

Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 10 minutes

 
     
 

Election of four Vice-Presidents as designated to constitute the Bureau of the Council

 
     
 

 

  • H.E. Mr. Arcanjo Maria Do Nascimento, Permanent Representative of Angola, for the Group of African States;

  • H.E. Mr. Fedor Rosocha, Permanent Representative of Slovakia, for the Group of Eastern European States;

  • H.E. Mr. Rodolfo Reyes Rodríguez, Permanent Representative of Cuba, for the Group of Latin-American and Caribbean States;

  • H.E. Madam Bente Angell-Hansen, Permanent Representative of Norway, for the Group of Western European and Others, [Vice-President-Rapporteur].

 

New Bureau of the Human Rights Council elected by acclamation

     
     
 

Statements from delegations

 
 


Paksitan (on Behalf of the OIC)


video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Slovenia


video [English] 9 minutes

 
 


Islamic Republic of Iran
(on Behalf of the Asian Group)

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Nigeria (on Behalf of the African Group)


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Norway


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Egypt


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Indonesia


video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Qatar


video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Brazil


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Japan


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Libyan Arab Jamahiriya


video [English] [Arabic] 4 minutes

 
 


China


video [English] [Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


Saudi Arabia

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Malaysia


video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Algeria


video [English] [French] 6 minutes

 
 


Philippines


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Tunisia


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco


video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Yemen


video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Chile


video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Sudan


video [English] 3 minutes

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


International Service for Human Rights


video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International


video [English] 3 minutes

 
     
 

Statement as outgoing President of the Human Rights Council

H.E. Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen

Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Belgium to the United Nations Office at Geneva

video [English] [French] 15 minutes

 
 


Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
     
 

Consideration of Annual programme of work for the Fifth year of the Council and calendar of meetings for 2010/2011

 
 


Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Argentina


video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
 


Algeria


video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 2 minutes

 

Annual programme of work for the Fifth year adopted

     

 

15:00 - 18:00 - Selection of Order of Review and of Troikas for Universal Periodic Review
video [English] [Audio] 11 minutes - Selection of UPR Order of Review
video [English] 37 minutes - Selection of Troikas 9th Session
video [English] 34 minutes - Selection of Troikas 10th Session
video [English] 29 minutes - Selection of Troikas 11th Session

 
 


Switzerland

President of the Human Rights Council

video [Audio Only]

 
     
 

Selection of Order of review for the 10th, 11th and 12th sessions of the UPR Working Group

 
 

2011

 

10th session of UPR

 

11th session of UPR

   

12th session of UPR

 
 

African States

  14. Mozambique
  12. Namibia
  13. Niger
  02. Rwanda
   
  05. Seychelles
  09. Sierra Leone
  04. Somalia
  15. Sudan
     
 
04.
Swaziland
 
08.
Togo
 
14.
Uganda
 
02.
United Republic of Tanzania
 
12.
Zimbabwe
 
   
   
   
 

Asian States

  11.   Sao Tome and Principe
  07.   Myanmar
  01.   Nauru
  03.   Nepal
  05.   Oman
       
  03.   Palau
  16.   Papua New Guinea
  13.   Samoa
  10.   Singapore
  06.   Solomon Islands
  09. Syrian Arab Republic
  01. Tajikistan
  06. Thailand
  15. Timor Leste
 
   
   
   
 

Latin American and
Caribbean States

  16.   Paraguay
  10.   St. Kitts and Nevis
  04.   St. Lucia
  14.   St. Vincent and the Grenadines
  11.   Suriname
       
  05.   Trinidad and
Tobago
  10   Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
  03.   Antigua and Barbuda
 
   
   
   
 

Western European
and other States

  08. Australia
  06. Austria
       
  01.   Belgium
  02.   Denmark
  12.   Greece
  11. Iceland
  07. Ireland
       
 
   
   
   
 

Eastern European
States

  15.   Estonia
  09.   Georgia
  14.   Hungary
  08..   Latvia
  13. Lithuania
  16. Moldova
 
   
   
   
     
 

Meeting Suspension

 
     
     
 

Selection of Troikas for the 9th, 10th and 11th sessions of the UPR Working Group

 
     
STATE UNDER REVIEW TROIKA
Liberia
Republic of Korea
Spain
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Malawi
Belgium
Angola
Ukraine
Mongolia
Kyrgyzstan
Gabon
Switzerland
Panama
Uganda
Maldives
Mexico
Maldives
Ghana
Jordan
Ecuador
Andorra
Slovakia
Saudi Arabia
Djibouti
Bulgaria
Bangladesh
Poland
Mauritania
Honduras
Thailand
United Kingdom
Russian Federation
United States of America
Cameroon
France
Japan
Marshall Islands
Zambia
Bahrain
Brazil
Croatia
Pakistan
United States of America
Burkina Faso
Jamaica
Qatar
Republic of Moldova
Cuba
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Argentina
Norway
Senegal
Micronesia, Federated States of
Uruguay?
Angola?
China
Lebanon
Chile
Nigeria
Malaysia
Mauritania
Hungary
Guatemala
Mauritius
     
 

Meeting Suspension

 
     
     
STATE UNDER REVIEW TROIKA
Nauru
Hungary
Malaysia
Switzerland
Rwanda
Japan
Senegal
Guatemala
Nepal
Republic of Moldova
Cuba
Qatar
St. Lucia
Ghana
Maldives
Uruguay
Oman
Burkina Faso
Jordan
Spain
Austria
Argentina
Bahrain
Mauritania
Myanmar
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Republic of Korea
United States of America
Australia
Djibouti
France
Slovakia
Georgia
Cameroon
Mexico
Ukraine
St. Kitts and Nevis
United Kingdom
Gabon
Kyrgyzstan
Sao Tome and Principe
Norway
Nigeria
China
Namibia
Pakistan
Brazil
Mauritius
Niger
Russian Federation
Angola
Saudi Arabia
Mozambique
Poland
Bangladesh
Uganda
Estonia
Zambia
Belgium
Ecuador
Paraguay
Thailand
Chile
Spain
     
 

Meeting Suspension

 
     
     
STATE UNDER REVIEW TROIKA
Belgium
Japan
Nigeria
Cuba
Denmark
Ghana
Republic of Korea
Chile
Palau
Republic of Moldova
Senegal
Ecuador
Somalia
Angola
Mexico
Thailand
Seychelles
Brazil
Pakistan
Burkina Faso
Solomon Islands
Jordan
Mauritius
United States of America
Latvia
Guatemala
Guatemala
Kyrgyzstan
Sierra Leone
Slovakia
Maldives
Zambia
Singapore
Spain
Bahrain
Djibouti
Suriname
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Qatar
Uruguay
Greece
Saudi Arabia
Russian Federation
Uganda
Samoa
Bangladesh
Poland
United Kingdom
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Argentina
Malaysia
Norway
Sudan
Belgium
China
Mauritania
Hungary
France
Gabon
Ukraine
Papua New Guinea
Switzerland
Cameroon
Maldives
     
  Closure of the Organizational Session of the Human Rights Council for its 5th Cycle  
 


Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 

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