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Human Rights Council
Seventeenth Session

30 May - 17 June 2011

at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland
Live Webcast

   
Untitled Document
 


Wednesday, 1 June 2011

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

 
 

09:00 - 12:00 - 7th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 2 Hours 1 Minute

 
     
 

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

 
     
 

The Independent Expert on the effects of foreign debt and other related international financial obligations of States on the full enjoyment of human rights, particularly economic, social and cultural rights

A/HRC/17/37, A/HRC/17/37/Add.1, A/HRC/17/37/Add.2

 
     
 

The Independent Expert on the question of human rights and extreme poverty

A/HRC/17/34, A/HRC/17/34/Add.1, A/HRC/17/34/Add.2, A/HRC/17/NGO/31, A/HRC/17/NGO/56

 
     
 

Interactive dialogue (continued)

 
     
 

Council members, Observer States and other observers

 
 


European Union
Ms. Nicole Reckinger

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Ms. Vectoria Guseva

video [English] [Russian] 2 minutes

 
 


India
Mr. Gopinathan Achamkulangare

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


China
Mr.Yang Zhilun

video [English] [Chinese] 4minutes

 
 


Belgium
Mr. Yannick Minsier

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


France
Ms. Capucine Maus De Rolley

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omar Hilale

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Pakistan (on Behalf of the OIC)
Mr. Muhammad Saeed Sarwar

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Mr. John C. Mariz

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka
Mr. A.H.M.V. Nawaz

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
Ms. Maysa Ureña Menacho

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Uruguay
Ms. María Lourdes Boné

video [English] [Spanish] 5 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Juan Antonio Quintanilla

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Peru
Mr. Carlos Sibille

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Palestine (on Behalf of the Arab Group)
Mr. Imad Zuhairi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


South Africa
Ms. Susan Wilding

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Idriss Jazairy

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Ecuador
Ms. Veronica Aguilar

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Norway
Ms. Monika P. Thowsen

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Egypt
Ms. Heba Mostafa Rizk

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Mr. Seyed Hossein Zolfaghari

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Thailand
Mr. Terdsak Dumkhum

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Nigera (on Behalf of the African Group)
Mr. Ositadinma Anaedu

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Luxembourg
Mr. Daniel Da Cruz

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Mr. João Ernesto Christófolo

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Saudi Arabia
Mr. Ahmed Suleiman Ibrahim Alaquil

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Uganda
Ms. Rossette Nyirinkindi Katungye

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Bangladesh
Ms. Nahida Sobhan

video [English] 3 minutes

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Verein Sudwind Entwicklungspolitik

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Joint statement: - The International Movement ATD Fourth World - Foodfirst Information and Action Network (FIAN) - European Disability Forum - International Council of Women / Conseil International des Femmes - International Commission of Jurists - International Catholic Child Bureau

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Nord-Sud XXI – North-South XXI

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


European Disability Forum

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


National Association of Community Legal Centres Inc.

video [English] 3 minutes

 
     
 

Final Comments and Answers

 
     
 

The Independent Expert on the effects of foreign debt and other related international financial obligations of States on the full enjoyment of human rights, particularly economic, social and cultural rights,
Mr. Cephas Lumina

video [English] 9 minutes

 
 
 
 

The Independent Expert on the question of human rights and extreme poverty,
Ms. Maria Magdalena Sepulveda Carmona

video [English] 4 minutes

 
     
 

12:00 - 15:00 - 8th Plenary Meeting
video [English] [Original language] 3 Hours 24 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 right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health,
Mr. Anand Grover

A/HRC/17/25, A/HRC/17/25/Add.1, A/HRC/17/25/Add.2, A/HRC/17/25/Add.3, A/HRC/17/43, A/HRC/17/NGO/16, A/HRC/17/NGO/30

video [English] 14 minutes

 
     
 

The Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons, especially women and children,
Ms. Joy Ngozi Ezeilo

A/HRC/17/35, A/HRC/17/35/Add.1, A/HRC/17/35/Add.2, A/HRC/17/35/Add.3, A/HRC/17/35/Add.4, A/HRC/17/35/Add.5, A/HRC/17/35/Add.6, A/HRC/17/G/6, A/HRC/17/NGO/9, A/HRC/17/NGO/36, A/HRC/17/NGO/39

video [English] 17 minutes

 
 
 
 

Interactive dialogue

 
     
 

Concerned Countries

 
 


Guatemala
Mr. Carlos Ramiro Martínez Alvarado

video [English] [Spanish] 6 minutes

 
 


Syrian Arab Republic
Mr. Faysal Khabbaz Hamoui

video [English] [Arabic] 7 minutes

 
 


Argentina
Mr. Héctor Raúl Peláez

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Egypt
Ms. Heba Mostafa Rizk

video [English] 6 minutes

 
 


Uruguay
Ms. Laura Dupuy Lasserre

video [English] [Spanish] 5 minutes

 
     
 

Council members, Observer States and other observers

 
 


European Union
Ms. Nicole Reckinger

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Belarus
Ms. N. Zhylevich

video [English] [Russian] 3 minutes

 
 


Brazil
Ms. Maria Nazareth Farani Azevêdo

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Philippines
Mr. Evan P. Garcia

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Maldvives
Ms. Iruthisham Adam

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Australia
Mr. Peter Woolcott

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Slovakia
Mr. László Juhász

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Nigeria (African Group)
Mr. Ositadinma Anaedu

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Indonesia
Mr. Dicky Komar

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


India
Mr. Gopinathan Achamkulangare

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Germany
Mr. Timo Bauer-Savage

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Ms. Margaret Wang

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Norway
Ms. Monika P. Thowsen

video [English] 5 minutes

 
 


Djbouti
Mr. Ahmed Mohamed Abro

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Ms. Majda Moutchou

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


Pakistan (OIC)
Mr. Muhammad Saeed Sarwar

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Nepal
Mr. Bhrigu Dhungana

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Switzerland
Ms. Barbara Fontana

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
 


Palestine (Arab Group)
Mr. Imad Zuhairi

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


United Arab Emirates
Ms. Sheikha Salman Al Zaabi

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Uruguay
Mr. Patricio Silva

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Mr. Seyed Hossein Zolkathari

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka
Mr. A.H.M.V. Nawaz

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Thailand
Ms. Eksiri Pintaruchi

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


China
Ms. Hao XinYun

video [English] [Chinese] 4 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Juan Antonio Quintanilla

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Guatemala
Ms. Ana Isabel Carrillo Fabián De Pimentel

video [English] [Spanish] 4 minutes

 
 


Saudi Arabia
Mr. Ahmad Fahad Almarek

video [English] [Arabic] 3 minutes

 
 


Costa Rica
Mr. Christian Guillermet-Fernández

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Egypt
Ms. Heba Mostafa Rizk

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


UNCIEF
Ms. Isabelle Favre

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Ms. Kristina Sukacheva

video [English] [Russian] 4 minutes

 
 


Greece
Ms. Angeliki Douka

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Republic of Korea
Mr. Kwon Soonchul

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
Mr. Edgardo Toro Carreño

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Austria
Mr. Johannes Strasser

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Sweden
Ms. Anna Uggla

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Spain
Mr. Manuel Alhama Orenes

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


Republic of Moldova
Mr. Vlad Chirinciuc

video [English] 4 minutes

 
 


Qatar
Mr. Mansoor Abdulla Al-Sulaitin

video [English] [Arabic] 6 minutes

 
     
 

Final Comments and Answers

 
     
 

The Special Rapporteur on the right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health,
Mr. Anand Grover

video [English] 5 minutes

 
     

 

15:00 - 18:00 9th Plenary Meeting
video Part I  [English] [Original language] 2 Hours 30 Minutes
video Part II [English] [Original language] 32 Minutes

 
     
 

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

 
     
 

Panel discussion on the issue of human rights of victims of terrorism

A/HRC/DEC/16/116

 
 


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

video [English] 15 minutes

 
 


Moderator:

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

Panelists:

  • Ms. Anne Wu, Political Affairs Officer, Counter-Terrorism Implementation Task Force Office (CTITF), Department of Political Affairs
    video [English] 11 minutes

  • Mr. Martin Scheinin, Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
    video [English] 8 minutes

  • Ms. Maite Pagazaurtundúa, Victims of Terrorism Foundation/Fundación Víctimas del Terrorismo, Spain
    video [English] [Spanish] 9 minutes

  • Ms. Rianne M. Letschert, Professor of International Law and Victimology and Deputy Director of the International Victimology Institute Tilburg (INTERVICT), University of Tilburg, The Netherlands
    video [English] 9 minutes

  • Mr. Mauro Miedico, Coordinator, Specialized Terrorism Prevention Unit, Terrorism Prevention Branch, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)
    video [English] 15 minutes

  • Ms. Yakin Ertürk, former Special Rapporteur on violence against women, Member of the Committee on the Prevention of Torture of the Council of Europe
    video [English] 9 minutes

 
     
 

Interactive dialogue

 
     
 

Council members, Observer States and other observers

 
 


Spain
Mr. Agustín Santos Maraver

video [English] [Spanish] 6 minutes

 
 


Turkey
Ms. Ela Gőrkem-Gőkçe

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Colombia
Ms. Alicia Victoria Arango Olmos

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


India
Mr. Gopinathan Achamkulangare

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Cuba
Mr. Juan Antonio Quintanilla

video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

 
 


European Union
Ms. Nicole Reckinger

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Iran (Islamic Republic of Iran)
Mr. Mohammad Reza Ghaebi

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Morocco
Mr. Omale Hilale

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


France
Mr. Jacques Pellet

video [English] [French 6 minutes

 
 


Algeria
Mr. Idriss Jazairy

video [English] [French] 4 minutes

 
 


United States of America
Ms. Margaret Wang

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Palestine
Ms. Deema Asfour

video [English] [Arabic] 2 minutes

 
 


Peru
Mr. Carlos Sibille

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Israel
Mr. Walid Abu-Haya

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Council of Europe
Ms. Albina Ovcearenco

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Fundacion Para La Libertad - Askatasun Bidean

video [English] [Spanish] 2 minutes

 
 


Amnesty International

video [English] 2 minutes

 
     
 

Council members, Observer States and other observers

 
 


Indonesia
Ms. Indah N. Savitri

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Mr. Theo Rycroft

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Austria
Mr. Christian Strohal

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Pakistan
Ms. Mariam Madiha Aftab

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


China
Ms. Tian Ni

video [English] [Chinese] 3 minutes

 
 


Switzerland
Mr. Emmanuel Bichet

video [English] [French] 2 minutes

 
 


Afghanistan
Mr. Obaid Khan Noori

video [English] 2 minutes

 
 


Finland
Mr. Pekka Metso

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Russian Federation
Mr. Alexey Goltyaev

video [English] [Russian] 4 minutes

 
 


Sri Lanka
Mr. Mohan Pieris

video [English] 3 minutes

 
 


Iraq
Mr Riadh Yalda Oshanq

video [English] [Arabic] 1 minute

 
     
 

National Human Rights Institutions and Non-Governmental Organizations

 
 


Joint statement : - Rencontre Africaine de Défense Pour les Droits de l'Homme (RADDHO) - Al-Hakim Foundation

video [English] [French] 3 minutes

 
     
 

Final Comments and Answers

 
     
 

Panelists:

  • Ms. Anne Wu, Political Affairs Officer, Counter-Terrorism Implementation Task Force Office (CTITF), Department of Political Affairs
    video [English] 4 minutes

  • Mr. Martin Scheinin, Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
    video [English] 4 minutes

  • Ms. Maite Pagazaurtundúa, Victims of Terrorism Foundation/Fundación Víctimas del Terrorismo, Spain
    video [English] [Spanish] 3 minutes

  • Ms. Rianne M. Letschert, Professor of International Law and Victimology and Deputy Director of the International Victimology Institute Tilburg (INTERVICT), University of Tilburg, The Netherlands
    video [English] 2 minutes

  • Mr. Mauro Miedico, Coordinator, Specialized Terrorism Prevention Unit, Terrorism Prevention Branch, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)
    video [English] 4 minutes

  • Ms. Yakin Ertürk, former Special Rapporteur on violence against women, Member of the Committee on the Prevention of Torture of the Council of Europe
    video [English] 1 minute

 
 


Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow,
President of the Human Rights Council

video [English] 2 minutes

 

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