November, 2010

S M T W T F S
  1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30      
 


Human Rights Council
Ninth Session of the Universal Periodic Review

1 - 12 November 2010

at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

   
 

Friaday, 5 November 2010
09:00 - 12:00 | 12:00 - 12:30 | 14:30 - 17:30 | 17:30 - 18:00

 
 

09:00 - 12:00 - Opening of the session - 9th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 3 hours 7 minutes

 
 


Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 

Review of United States of America

  • National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 15 (a) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/9/USA/1): AC | E | FR | S
  • Compilation prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (b) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/9/USA/2): AC | EFR | S 
  • Summary prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (c) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/9/USA/3): ACE | FR | S 
 
     
 
  • Honorable Esther Brimmer, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of International Organizations, Department of State
  • Honorable Michael Posner, Assistant Secretary, Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor, Department of State
video[English] 12 minutes
 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Rodolfo Reyes Rodríguez
 

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
Mr. Germán Mundaraín Hernández

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Valery Loshchinin

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of Iran)
Ms. Zohreh Elahian

video [English] [Original language] 2 minutes

 
 


Nicaragua
Mr. Carlos Robelo Raffone

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Indonesia
Mr. Dian Triansyah Djani

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
Ms. Angélica C. Navarro Llanos

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Ecuador
Mr. Mauricio Montalvo
 

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Democractic Republic of Korea
Mr. So Se Pyong

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Idriss Jazaïry

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Qatar
Mr. Khalid Fahad Al-Hajri

video [English] [Arabic] 1 minute

 
 


Mexico
Mr. Juan José Gómez Camacho

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Egypt
Mr. Hisham Badr

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


China
Mr. He Yafei

video [English] [Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


India
Mr. Gopinathan Achamkulangare

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh
Ms. Nahida Sobhan

video [English] x minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Mr. Othman Hashim

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Ms. Maria Nazareth Farani Azevêdo

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Switzerland
Mr. Dante Martinelli

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea
Mr. Kang Nam-il
 

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Comments and answers by United States of America

  • Mr. Michael Posner, Assistant Secretary, Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor, Department of State
  • Mr. Harold Hongju Koh, Legal Adviser, Office of the Legal Adviser,Department of State
  • Mr. Esther Brimmer, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of International Organizations, Department of State
  • Mr. Samuel Bagenstos, Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General for Human Rights
video [English] 16 minutes
 
 


Thailand
Mr. Vijavat Isarabhakdi

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Mr. Ibrahim A.E. Aldredi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Mr. Peter Gooderham

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Jean-Baptiste Mattéi

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Australia
Mr. Peter Woolcott

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Belgium
Mr. Alex Van Meeuwen

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Sudan
Ms. Zehor Hassan

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Austria
Mr. Christian Strohal

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Bahrain
Ms. Muna Abbas Radhi
 

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Viet Nam
Mr. Vu Dung

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Ireland
Mr. Mícheál Tierney

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Hillale

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Cyprus
Ms. Maria Michael

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Spain
Mr. Pablo Gómez De Olea Bustinza

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Comments and answers by United States of America

  • Mr. Harold Hongju Koh, Legal Adviser, Office of the Legal Adviser,Department of State
  • Ms. Esther Brimmer, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of International Organizations, Department of State
  • Mr. Larry Echo Hawk, Assistant Secretary Indian Affairs
video [English] x minutes
 
 


Denmark
Mr. Steffen Smidt

video [English] 17 minutes

 
 


Finland
Mr. Hannu Himanen

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Ghana
Ms. Mercy Yvonne Amoah

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Hungary
Mr. Levente Székely

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Slovakia
Mr. Fedor Rosocha
 

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Netherlands
Mr. Boudewijn J. Van Eenennaam

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Turkey
Ms. Yaprak Alp

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Norway
Mr. Geir Sjøberg

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sweden
Mr. Jan Knutsson

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Holy See
Mr. Silvano M. Tomasi

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Italy
Ms. Laura Mirachian

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Uruguay
Ms. Laura Dupuy Lasserre

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Comments and answers by United States of America

  • Mr. Harold Hongju Koh, Legal Adviser, Office of the Legal Adviser, Department of State
  • Mr. Ivan Fong, General Counsel, Department of Homeland Security
video [English] 10 minutes
 
 


Republic of Moldova
Ms. Radica Petrov

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Trinidad and Tobago
Ms. Simone Young

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


New Zealand
Ms. Wendy Hinton
 

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Haiti
Mr. Jude Baptiste

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Israel
Mr. Aharon Leshno-Yaar

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Japan
Mr. Kenichi Suganuma

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Canada
Ms. Anne Tamara Lorre

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Germany
Mr. Konrad Scharinger

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Guatemala
Mr. Carlos Martinez

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Costa Rica
Mr. Christian Guillermet-Fernández

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Closing comments, answers and final remark by United States of America

  • Honorable Michael Posner, Assistant Secretary, Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor, Department of State
  • Honorable Esther Brimmer, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of International Organizations, Department of State
video [English] 9 minutes
 

     
 

12:00 - 12:30 - Adoption of the Report on Maldives
video[English] [Original language] 9 minutes

 
 


Ecuador on behalf of the Troika; Ghana, Jordan, Equador
Mr. Mauricio Montalvo

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


The Report on Maldives is adopted
Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow

President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minutes

 
 


Maldives
Ms. Iruthisham Adam

video [English] 2 minutes

 

     
 

14:30 - 17:30 - 10th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 1 hour 27 minutes

 
     
 

Review of Marshall Islands

  • National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 15 (a) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/8/KIR/1):  A | C | E | FR | S
    Corrigendum: E only
  • Compilation prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (b) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/8/KIR/2):  AC | E | FR | S
  • Summary prepared by the OHCHR in accordance with paragraph 15 (c) of the annex to HRC resolution 5/1 (A/HRC/WG.6/8/KIR/3): AC | EFR | S 
 
     
 

H. E. Mr. John M. Silk, Minister of Foreign Affairs

video [English] 23 minutes
 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Juan Antonio Quintanilla
 

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Mohamed Djalel Eddine Benabdoun

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Mexico
Ms. Mariana Olivera

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


China
Mr. BO Qian

video [English] [Chinese] 1 minute

 
 


Slovenia
Mr. Marko Ham

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Jacques Pellet

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Australia
Ms. Sally Dawkins

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Ms. Majda Moutchou

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Hungary
Mr. Balázs Rátkai

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Slovakia
Mr. Branislav Lysák
 

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Turkey
Mr. Onur Katmerci

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


New Zealand
Ms. Lucy Cassels

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Canada
Ms. Manon Boisclair

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Germany
Mr. Konrad Scharinger

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Spain
Ms. Elena Fernandez

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Argentina

Ms. Maria Florencia Segura

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
 


Chile
Mr. Pedro Oyarce

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Ms. Jenny Barclay

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Latvia
Mr. Valerijs Romanovskis

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Osman N. Tat

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Maldives
Ms. Iruthisham Adam

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Closing comments, answers and final remark by Marshall Islands

  • H. E. Mr. John M. Silk, Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Mr. Frederick C. Canavor, Attorney General
  • Mr. Phillip H. Muller, Ambassador
video [English] 16 minutes
 

     
 

17:30 - 18:00 - Adoption of the Report on Andorra
video[English] [Original language] 8 minutes

 
 


Slovakia on behalf of the Troika; Slovakia, Saudi Arabia, Djibouti
Mr. Fedor Rosocha

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


The Report on Andorra is adopted
Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow

Vice President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Andorra
Mr. Lluis Viu

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 


Archived Video