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Human Rights Council
Sixteenth session

28 February - 25 March 2011

at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland

Live Webcast

   
Untitled Document
 


Friday, 4 March 2011

10:00 - 13:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

10:00 - 13:00 - 10th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 2 Hours 18 Minutes

 
 


Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 4 minutes  

 
     
 

Item 2: Annual report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and reports of the Office of the High Commissioner and the Secretary-General (Continued)

 
     
 

Introductory statement by Ms. Kyung-wah Kang, the United Nations Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights on the thematic reports of the Secretary-General and High Commissioner for Human Rights,

A/HRC/16/20, A/HRC/16/29, A/HRC/16/30, A/HRC/16/31, A/HRC/16/32, A/HRC/16/33, A/HRC/16/34, A/HRC/16/35, A/HRC/16/37, A/HRC/16/38, A/HRC/16/39, A/HRC/16/50,
A/HRC/16/55, A/HRC/16/66, A/HRC/16/69, A/HRC/16/74, A/HRC/16/76, A/HRC/16/77, A/HRC/16/NI/1, A/HRC/16/NGO/89

video [English] [French] 17 minutes

 
 
 
     
 


Italy
H.E. Mr. Giorgio Napolitano,
President

video[English] 15 minutes

 
     
     
 

Item 2: Annual report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and reports of the Office of the High Commissioner and the Secretary-General (Continued)

 
     
 

General Debate

 
     
 

Council members, Observer States and other observers

 
 


Hungary (European Union)
Mr. András Dékány

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Spain
Mr. Javier Garrigues

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Vladimir Zheglov

video [English] [Russian] 3 minutes

 
 


Qatar
Mr. Khalid Fahad Al-Hajri

video [English] [Arabic] 4 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Mr. Ciro Leal Martins Da Cunha

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Maldives
Ms. Iruthisham Adam

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Luis Amoros Nunez

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Islamic Republic of Iran
Mr. Mohammad Zareian

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


India
Mr. Gopinathan Achamkulangare

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Australia
Mr. Alexander Smith

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Nepal
Mr. Dinesh Bhattarai

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


UNAIDS
Mr. Jason Sigurdson

video [English] 3 minutes

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Advisory Council on Human Rights of Morocco

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint statement: Association Comunità Papa Giovanni XXIII: International Volunteerism Organization for Women, Education and Development – VIDES - Istituto Internazionale Maria Ausiliatrice delle Salesiane di Don Bosco - International Catholic Child Bureau - Caritas Internationalis (International Confederation of Catholic Charities)

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


International Humanist and Ethical Union
President of the Human Rights Council - Point of Order
Statement is to be considered as delivered under GD3

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


International Human Rights Association of American Minorities (IHRAAM)
President of the Human Rights Council - Point of Order
Statement is to be considered as delivered under GD3

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Association for Democracy in Africa

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


United Schools International
President of the Human Rights Council - Point of Order
Statement is to be considered as delivered under GD3

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


International Club for Peace Research

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


North-South XXI

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Institute for Peace

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Commission to Study the Organization of Peace

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Indian Movement "Tupaj Amaru"

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Liberation

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


International Islamic Federation of Student Organizations

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Tchad agir pour l'environment (TCHAPE)

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


United Nations Watch
President of the Human Rights Council - Point of Order
Statement is to be considered as delivered under ID2

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Comité International pour le Respect et l'Application de la Charte Africaine des Droits de l'Homme et des Peuples (CIRAC)

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Action Internationale pour la Paix et le Développement dans la Région des Grands Lacs (AIPD-GL)
President of the Human Rights Council - Point of Order
Statement is to be considered as delivered under ID2

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Council members, Observer States and other observers (Costa Rica)

 
 


Costa Rica
Mr. Christian Guillermet-Fernández

video [English] [Spainish] 3 minutes

 
     
 

15:00 - 18:00 -11th Plenary Meeting
video Part I  [English]* [Original Language] 1 Hour 56 Minutes (* English Caption Available)
video Part II [English]* [Original Language] 1 Hour 13 Minutes

 
     
 

Item 3: Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development

 
     
     
 

Annual debate on Human Rights of persons with disabilities (A/HRC/RES/13/11)

 
     
 

Interactive Panel Dialogue On The Rights Of Persons With Disabilities

A/HRC/16/38

 
 


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

video [English] 8 minutes

 
 


Moderator:

  • H.E. Ambassador Sihasak Phuangketkeow, President of the Human Rights Council

Panelists:

  • Mr. Shaub Chalken, Special Rapporteur on Disability of the Commission on Social Development
    video [English] 5 minutes

  • Mr. Monthian Buntan, Senator of Thailand
    video [English] 13 minutes

  • Mrs. Theresia Degener, member of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
    video [English] 8 minutes

  • Ms. María Verónica Reina, GPDD
    video [English] 6 minutes

  • Ms. Nathalie Herlemont, Head Strategic Policy Service, Office of the Executive Director at Handicap International
    video [English] 9 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive dialogue

 
     
 

Council members, Observer States and other observers

 
 


Mexico
Mr. Arturo Hernández Basave

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


New Zealand
Mr. Marc Gibb

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Iraq (on behalf of the Arab Group)
Mr. Mohamed Ali Alhakim

video [English] [Arabic] 4 minutes

 
 


European Union
Ms. Joelle Hivonnet

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Ms. Majda Moutchou

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Nigeria (on behalf of the African Group)
Mr. Abdullahi Ahmed Yola

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Austria
Mr. Johannes Strasser

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Pakistan (on behalf of the OIC)
Mr. Asim Ahmad

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Germany
Mr. Reinhard Schweppe

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Juan Antonio Quintanilla

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Paraguay (on behalf of MERCOSUR)
Mr. Raul Martinez

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Indonesia
Mr. Otham Ashim

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Peru
Mr. Carlos Sibille Rivera

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Honduras
Mr. Roberto Flores Bermúdez

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Boualem Chebihi

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Ukraine
Ms. Antonina Shliakotina

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


UNICEF
Ms. Nicolette Moodie

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


International Coordinating Committee of National Human Rights Institutions

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Inclusion International (International League of Societies for Persons with Mental Handicaps)

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Conectas Direitos Humanos

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Comments and Answers

  • Mr. Shaub Chalken, Special Rapporteur on Disability of the Commission on Social Development
    video [English] 2 minutes

  • Mr. Monthian Buntan, Senator of Thailand
    video [English] 3 minutes

  • Mrs. Theresia Degener, member of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
    video [English] 2 minutes

  • Ms. María Verónica Reina, GPDD
    video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

  • Ms. Nathalie Herlemont, Head Strategic Policy Service, Office of the Executive Director at Handicap International
    video [English] 5 minutes
 
     
 

Interactive dialogue (continued)

 
     
 

Council members, Observer States and other observers (continued)

 
 


Malaysia
Mr. Mohamed Radzial Alwi

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Belgium
Mr. Yannick Minsier

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Thailand
Ms. Kingkaew Inwang

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Mr. Ciro Leal Martins Da Cunha

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea
Mr. Dong-jo Kim

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Ms. Victoria Guseva

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


Qatar
Mr. Mansoor Abdulla Al-Sulaitin

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Norway
Mr. Gisle Hagen

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Australia
Ms. Miranda Brown

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Argentina
Mr. Sebastian Rosales

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Kuwait
Ms. Zahra Abdelhadi Al-Saleh

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Spain
Mr. Juan Villar Escudero

video [English] [Spanish ] 2 minutes

 
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


World Blind Union

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


AP Mine Ban Convention Implementation Support Unit

video [English] 3 minutes

 
     
 

Comments and Answers

  • Ms. María Verónica Reina, GPDD
    video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

  • Mrs. Theresia Degener, member of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
    video [English] 1 minute

  • Ms. Nathalie Herlemont, Head Strategic Policy Service, Office of the Executive Director at Handicap International
    video [English] 2 minutes

  • Mr. Monthian Buntan, Senator of Thailand
    video [English] 3 minutes

  • Mr. Shaub Chalken, Special Rapporteur on Disability of the Commission on Social Development
    video [English] 2 minutes
 
     

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