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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, 18 March 2011

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

 
 

10:00 - 13:00 - 35th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] Micronesia 25 Minutes

video [English] [Original language] Mauritania 1 Hour 4 Minutes

 
     
 

Item 6: Universal Periodic Review

 
     
 

Consideration of the outcome on Micronesia
A/HRC/16/16, A/HRC/16/16/Add.1

 
     
 

Micronesia
H.E. Mr. Jeem Lippwe,
Deputy Permanent Representative of the Federated States of Micronesia to the United Nations in New York

video [English] 10 minutes

 
     
 

Council members, Observer States and other observers

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Juan Antonio Quintanilla

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Mohamed Salim Samar

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


New Zealand
Mr. Michael McBryde

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


World Association for the School as an Instrument of Peace

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Nations Watch

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


Micronesia
H.E. Mr. Jeem Lippwe

video [English] 1 minutes

 
     
 


Mr. Rodolfo Reyes Rodríguez
Vice President of the Human Rights Council
Adoption of the Report on Micronesia

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Meeting Suspended

 
     
     
 

Consideration of the outcome on Mauritania
A/HRC/16/17, A/HRC/16/17/Add.1

 
     
 


Mauritania
H.E. Mr. Mohamed Abdallahi Ould Khattra,
Commissioner for Human Rights, Humanitarian Action and Relations with Civil Society

video [English] [Arabic] 4 minutes

 
     
 

Council members, Observer States and other observers

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Mohamed Salim Samar

video [English] [Arabic] 1 minute

 
 


Saudi Arabia
Mr. Ahmad Fahad Almarek

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Oman
Mr. Mohamed Saud Al-Rawahi

video [English] [Arabic] 1 minute

 
 


Senegal
Mr. Momar Guèye

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka
Mr. U.L.M. Jauhar

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Bahrain
Ms. Budoor Abdulaziz Ahmed

video [English] [Arabic] 1 minute

 
 


United Arab Emirates
Ms. Sheikha Salman Al Zaabi

video [English] [Arabic] 1 minute

 
 


Qatar
Mr. Mansoor Abdulla Al-Sulaitin

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Sudan
Mr. Hamza Omer Hassan Ahmed

video [English] [Arabic] 1 minute

 
 


Burkina Faso
Ms. Clarisse Merindol Ouoba

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Verein Sudwind Entwicklungspolitik

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Action internationale pour la paix et le développement dans la région des Grands Lacs (AIPD-GL)

video [English] [French] 2 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] 2 minutes

 
 


Rencontre Africaine pour la Defense des Droits de l'Homme (RADDHO)

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Humanist and Ethical Union

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


Mauritania
H.E. Mr. Mohamed Abdallahi Ould Khattra
Mr. Ahmedou Tidjame bal
Mr. Cheikh Ahmed Ould Zahaf

video [English] [Arabic] 20 minutes

 
     
 


Mr. Rodolfo Reyes Rodríguez
Vice President of the Human Rights Council
Adoption of the Report on Mauritania (with point of clarification raised by United Kingdom)

video [English] [French / English] 3 minutes

 
     
 

15:00 - 18:00 -36th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original Language] United States of America 1 Hour 9 Minutes

video [English] [Original Language] Item 6: General Debate 1 Hour 22 Minutes

 
     
 

Item 6: Universal Periodic Review

 
     
 

Consideration of the outcome on United States of America
A/HRC/16/11, A/HRC/16/11/Add.1

 
     
 

United States of America
H.E. Mr. Harold Hongju Koh
, Legal Adviser, Department of State

video [English] 18 minutes

 
     
 

Council members, Observer States and other observers

 
 


Cuba
Ms. Maria Del Carmen Herrera Caseiro

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Islamic Republic of Iran
Mr. Seyed Mohammad Reza Sajjadi

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela
Mr. Juan Arias Palacio

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Ms. Sim Mellouh

video [English] 1 minute

 
 


China
Ms. Luo Jianping

video [English] [Chinese] 1 minute

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Roman Kashaev

video [English] [Russian] 1 minute

 
 


Egypt
Mr. Hisham Badr

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
Ms. Maysa Urena

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Mohamed Achgalou

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Botswana
Mr. Omphile Rhee Hetanang

video [English] 1 minute

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Human Rights Watch

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Indian Council of South America (CISA)

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


World Association for the School as an Instrument of Peace

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Mouvement contre le racisme et pour l'amitié entre les peuples (MRAP)

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Iranian Elite Research Center

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Charitable Institute for Protecting Social Victims

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Organization for Defending Victims of Violence (ODVV)

video [English] x minutes

 
 


Verein Sudwind Entwicklungspolitik

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Network of Women's Non-governmental Organizations in the Islamic Republic of Iran (CNWN)

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Final remarks by the State under review

 
 


United States of America
H.E. Mr. Harold Hongju Koh

video [English] 3 minutes

 
     
 


Mr. Fedor Rosocha
Vice President of the Human Rights Council
Adoption of the Report on United States of America

video [English] 1 minute

 
     
 

Meeting Suspended

 
     
     
 

Item 6: Universal Periodic Review (Continued)

 
     
 

General Debate

 
     
 

Council members, Observer States and other observers

 
 


Hungary (on behalf of the EU)
Mr. András Dékány

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Mauritius
Mr. Shree Baboo Chekitan Servansing

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Poland
Mr. Andrzej Sadoś

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. John C. Mariz

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Juan Antonio Quintanilla

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Ukraine
M. Oleksii Holubov

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


China
Ms. Hou Yanping

video [English] [Chinese] 2 minutes

 
 


Malaysia
Ms. Nurhana Muhammad Ikmal

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Republic of Moldova
Mr. Vladimir Chirinciuc

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Austria
Mr. Peter Guschelbauer

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Portugal
Ms. Sara Agoas

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Czech Republic
Mr. Patrick Rumlar

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Colombia
Mr. Carlos Enrique Valencia Muñoz

video [English] [Spanish] 1 minute

 
 


Canada
Ms. Anne-Tamara Lorre

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Joint statement: - Geneva for Human Rights - International Save the Children Alliance - Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative - Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development - Centro Regional de Derechos Humanos y Justicia de Genero (Corporación Humanas) - Baha'i International Community

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Indian Treaty Council (IITC)

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Colombian Commission of Jurists (CCJ)

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


European Disabiltiy Forum (EDF)

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Verein Sudwind Entwicklungspolitik

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Service for Human Rights (ISHR)

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


World Union For Progressive Judaism

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Nations Watch

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Franciscans International (FI)

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


International Institute for Non-aligned Studies

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Indian Movement "Tupaj Amaru"

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


International Committee for the Indians of the Americas (INCOMINDIOS Switzerland)

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Joint statement: - Arab Lawyers Union - Maarij Foundation for Peace and Development (MFPD)

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Indian Council of South America (CISA)

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Action internationale pour la paix et le développement dans la région des Grands Lacs

video [English] [French] 1 minute

 
 


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

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 

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