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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
 


Monday, 7 March 2011

09:00 - 12:00 | 12:00 - 15:00 | 15:00 - 18:00

 
 

09:00 - 12:00 - 13th Plenary Meeting
video Part I  [English] [Original language] 1 Hour 54 Minutes
video Part II [English] [Original language] 54 Minutes

 
     
 

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

 
     
 

The Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism.
Mr. Martin Scheinin

A/HRC/16/51, A/HRC/16/51/Add.1, A/HRC/16/51/Add.2, A/HRC/16/51/Add.3, A/HRC/16/51/Add.3/Corr.1, A/HRC/16/51/Add.4A/HRC/16/NGO/114

video [English] 17 minutes

 
 
 
 

The Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment.
Mr. Juan E. Méndez

A/HRC/16/52, A/HRC/16/52/Add.1, A/HRC/16/52/Add.2, A/HRC/16/52/Add.3, A/HRC/16/52/Add.4, A/HRC/16/52/Add.5, A/HRC/16/NI/3, A/HRC/16/NGO/13, A/HRC/16/NGO/29, A/HRC/16/NGO/52, A/HRC/16/NGO/58, A/HRC/16/NGO/59, A/HRC/16/NGO/63, A/HRC/16/NGO/64, A/HRC/16/NGO/130

video [English] 16 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive Dialogue

 
     
 

Concerned Countries

 
 


Peru
Mr. Fernando Rojas samanez

video [English] [Spanish] 7 minutes

 
 


Tunisia
Mr. Mohamed Samir Koubaa

video [English] [French] 5 minutes

 
 


Greece
Ms. Constantina Athanassiadou

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Jamaica
Mr. Wayne McCook

video [English] 9 minutes

 
     
 

Council members, Observer States and other observers

 
 


Uruguay
Ms. Laura Dupuy Lasserre

video [English] [Spanish] 5 minutes

 
 


Chile
Mr. H. Vicente Zeran

video [English] [Spanish] 5 minutes

 
 


China
Ms. Xu Jing

video [English] [Chinese] 3 minutes

 
 


Turkey
Ms. Yaprak Alp

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Switzerland
Ms. Nathalie Chuard

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Islamic Republic of Iran
Mr. Mohammad Zareian

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Spain
Mr. Borja Montesino

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka
Ms. Kshenuka Senewiratne

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Ireland
Ms. Caroline Sweemey

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Pakistan (OIC)
Ms. Mariam Madiha Aftab

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Mark J. Cassayre

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Nigeria (African Group)
Mr. Ositadinma Anaedu

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Luis Amoros Nunez

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


European Union
Ms. Nicole Reckinger

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Jean-Baptiste Mattei

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Mexico
Mr. Salvador Tinajero Esquivel

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Idriss Jazairy

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Indonesia
Mr. Dicky Komar

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Republic of Moldova
Mr. Vladimir Chirinciuc

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Ms. Maria Todd

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Austria
Mr. Christian Strohal

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh
Ms. Nahida Sobhan

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Nepal
Mr. Bhrigu Dhungana

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Iraq (Arab Group)
Mr. Riadh Yalda Oshana

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Sweden
Ms. Irina Schoulgin Nyoni

video [English] 1 minutes

 
 


New Zealand
Ms. Wendy Hinton

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Denmark
Mr. Steffen Smidt

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Paraguay
Mr. Raul Martinez

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Czech Republic
Mr. Patrick Rumlar

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Colombia
Mr. Álvaro Enrique Ayala Meléndez

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minutes

 
 


Egypt
Mr. Mahmoud Afifi

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Grigory Lukiyantsev

video [English] [Russian] 1 minutes

 
     
 

12:00 - 15:00 - 14th Plenary Meeting
video Part I  [English] [Original language] 1 Hour 41 Minutes
video Part II [English] [Original language] 1 Hour 25 Minutes

 
     
 

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

 
     
 

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism.

A/HRC/16/51, A/HRC/16/51/Add.1, A/HRC/16/51/Add.2, A/HRC/16/51/Add.3, A/HRC/16/51/Add.3/Corr.1, A/HRC/16/51/Add.4A/HRC/16/NGO/114

 
 
 
 

Report of the Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment.

A/HRC/16/52, A/HRC/16/52/Add.1, A/HRC/16/52/Add.2, A/HRC/16/52/Add.3, A/HRC/16/52/Add.4, A/HRC/16/52/Add.5, A/HRC/16/NI/3, A/HRC/16/NGO/13, A/HRC/16/NGO/29, A/HRC/16/NGO/52, A/HRC/16/NGO/58, A/HRC/16/NGO/59, A/HRC/16/NGO/63, A/HRC/16/NGO/64, A/HRC/16/NGO/130

 
 
 
 

Internactive Dialogue

 
     
 

Council members, Observer States and other observers

 
 


Afghanistan
Mr. Zalmai Aziz

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Maldives
Ms. Iruthisham Adam

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Norway
Mr. Geir Sjøberg

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Jordan
Mr. Mutaz Faleh Hyassat

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Ms. Rui Vasconcellos

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Belarus
Mr. Andrei Taranda

video [English] [Russian] 3 minutes

 
 


Djibouti
Mr. Mohamed Siad Doualeh

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


Saudi Arabia
Mr. Ahmad Fahad Almarek

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Iraq
Mr. Riadh Yalda Oshana

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Togo
Mr. Sebade Toba

video [English] [French] 5 minutes

 
 


Nigeria
Mr. Ositadinma Anaedu

video [English] 3 minutes

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Network of African National Human Rights Institutions

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


National Commission for Human Rights of Greece

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


World Organisation Against Torture

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC)

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint statement: Regional Center of Human Rights and Gender Justice (Corporacion Humanas) - Conectas Direitos Humanos

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Human Rights Advocates, Inc.


video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Federation of ACAT (Action by Christians for the Abolition of Torture)

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


France Libertes : Fondation Danielle Mitterrand

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Permanent Assembly for Human Rights (APDH)

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
     
 

Closing Comments and Answers

 
     
 

The Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism.
Mr. Martin Scheinin

video [English] 15 minutes

 
 
 
 

The Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment.
Mr. Juan E. Méndez

video [English] [Spanish] 11 minutes

 
     
     
 

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

 
     
 

The Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances

A/HRC/16/48, A/HRC/16/48/Add.1, A/HRC/16/48/Add.2, A/HRC/16/48/Add.3, A/HRC/16/48/Add.3/Corr.1, A/HRC/16/NI/8, A/HRC/16/NGO/70

video [English] 18 minutes

 
     
 

The Working Group on Arbitrary Detention

A/HRC/16/47, A/HRC/16/47/Corr.1, A/HRC/16/47/Add.1, A/HRC/16/47/Add.2, A/HRC/16/47/Add.3, A/HRC/16/NI/2, A/HRC/16/NGO/18, A/HRC/16/NGO/51, A/HRC/16/NGO/85

video [English] [French] 17 minutes

 
     
 

Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Internally Displaced Persons

A/HRC/16/43, A/HRC/16/43/Add.1, A/HRC/16/43/Add.2, A/HRC/16/43/Add.3, A/HRC/16/43/Add.4, A/HRC/16/43/Add.5, A/HRC/16/NI/7

video [English] 20 minutes

 
 
 
 

Internactive Dialogue

 
     
 

Concerned Countries

 
 


Bosnia and Herzegovina
Ms. Ljubica Peric

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Armenia
Ms. Satenik Abgarian

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Ms. Radzial Alwi Mohamded

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Iraq
Ms. Mr. Mohamed Ali Alhakim

video [English] [Arabic] 4 minutes

 
     
 

15:00 - 18:00 -15th Plenary Meeting
video Part I  [English] [Original language] 1 Hour 55 Minutes
video Part II [English] [Original language] 1 Hour 3 Minutes

 
     
 

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

 
     
 

The Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances

A/HRC/16/48, A/HRC/16/48/Add.1, A/HRC/16/48/Add.2, A/HRC/16/48/Add.3, A/HRC/16/48/Add.3/Corr.1, A/HRC/16/NI/8, A/HRC/16/NGO/70

 
     
 

The Working Group on Arbitrary Detention

A/HRC/16/47, A/HRC/16/47/Corr.1, A/HRC/16/47/Add.1, A/HRC/16/47/Add.2, A/HRC/16/47/Add.3, A/HRC/16/NI/2, A/HRC/16/NGO/18, A/HRC/16/NGO/51, A/HRC/16/NGO/85

 
     
 

Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Internally Displaced Persons

A/HRC/16/43, A/HRC/16/43/Add.1, A/HRC/16/43/Add.2, A/HRC/16/43/Add.3, A/HRC/16/43/Add.4, A/HRC/16/43/Add.5, A/HRC/16/NI/7

 
 
 
 

Internactive Dialogue

 
     
 

Council members, Observer States and other observers

 
 


African Union
Ms. Khadija R. Masri

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan
Mr. Rashad Shirinov

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Paraguay (MERCOSUR)
Mr. Raul Martinez

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Argentina
Mr. Sebastian Rosales

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Japan
Mr. Yuji Yamamoto

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Juan Antonio Quintanilla Roman

video [English] [Spanish] 5 minutes

 
 


Thailand
Ms. Suwana Suwanjuta

video [English] 6 minutes

 
 


Zambia
Ms. Winnie Sithole Mwenda

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Georgia, Mr. Zurab Tchiaberashvili
Russian Federation , Point of Order
President of the Human Rights Council


video [English] [Russian] 4 minutes

 
 


Chile
Mr. Juan Pedro Sepulveda

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Nepal
Mr. Bhrigu Dhungana

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Norway
Ms. Beate Stirø

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. Osman Tat

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Spain
Mr. Pablo Gómez De Olea Bustinza

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Nigeria (African Group)
Mr. Ositadinma Anaedu

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Mr. Otávio Augusto Drummond Cançado Trindade

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


European Union
Ms. Joelle Hivonnet Mr. Gulnara Iskakova

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


Kyrgyzstan
Ms. Vaheh Gevorgyan

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Armenia, Mr. Rashad Shirinov
Azerbaijan , Point of Order
President of the Human Rights Council


video [English] 7 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Mohammed Salim Samar

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


Islamic Republic of Iran
Mr. Hamid Ahmadi

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Pakistan (OIC)
Mr. Asim Vetikhar Ahmad

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Uruguay
Ms. Laura Dupuy Lasserre

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka
Mr. U.L.M. Jauhar

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Djibouti

Mr. Ahmed Mohamed Abro

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Iraq
Mr. Bashar Al-Nuaimee

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


China
Ms. Xu Jing M

video [English] [Chinese] 3 minutes

 
 


Angola
Mr. Manuel Bambi

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Austria
Mr. Christian Strohal

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation, Mr. Nikolai Kalashnikov
Georgia , Point of Order
President of the Human Rights Council


video [English] [Russian] 4 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Hillale

video [English] [French ] 5 minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Emmanuel Pineda

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Australia
Mr. Scott Clarey

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Turkey
Ms. Ela Gőrkem-Gőkçe

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


Egypt
Mr. Mahmoud Afifi

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Switzerland
Mr. Michael Meier

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


Colombia
Ms. Alicia Victoria Arango Olmos

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Pakistan
Mr. Asim Vetikhar Ahmad

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Democratic Republic of the Congo
Mr. Sébastien Mutomb Mujing

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Peru
Mr. Carlos Sibille Rivera

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
     
 

Right of Reply

 
 


Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Georgia

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Russian Federation

video [English] [Russian] 3 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Japan

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Armenia

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Georgia

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Azerbaijan

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Japan

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Armenia

video [English] 1 minute

 
     

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