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Monday, September 13
 

10:00 CEST

Opening of the session, and Oral update by the HC, report on Venezuela, oral updates on Afghanistan, Nicaragua and Sri Lanka (presentation only)
Agenda and annotations - A/HRC/48/1

Oral update by the High Commissioner

Situation of human rights and technical assistance in the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela - Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/19

Oral updates:

Afghanistan (resolution S-31/1 adopted on 24 August 2021 on
strengthening the promotion and protection of human rights in Afghanistan)

Nicaragua (resolution 46/2 on Promotion and protection of human rights in Nicaragua), and

Sri Lanka (resolution 46/1 on Promoting reconciliation, accountability and human rights in Sri Lanka)



Link to webcast archive of the opening
Link to webcast archive of the High Commissioner's oral updates
Link to the full transcript of the 1st meeting



Speakers
avatar for Nazhat Shameem Khan

Nazhat Shameem Khan

President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Michelle Bachelet

Michelle Bachelet

United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights


Monday September 13, 2021 10:00 - 11:45 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 2
  • PLENARY MEETING 1st meeting
  • PLENARY MEETINGPLENARY MEETING 4th meeting

11:45 CEST

ID on report of Independent Investigative Mechanism for Myanmar
Situation of human rights in Myanmar (resolution 39/2)

Report of the Independent Investigative Mechanism for Myanmar - A/HRC/48/18

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 1st meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.


Speakers
avatar for Nicholas Koumjian

Nicholas Koumjian

Head of Independent Investigative Mechanism for Myanmar


Monday September 13, 2021 11:45 - 12:45 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 2
  • PLENARY MEETING 1st meeting

12:45 CEST

15:00 CEST

Co-sponsors' meeting on the draft resolutions on equal participation in political and public affairs
Permanent mission of Czechia, Botswana, Indonesia, Netherlands and Peru

Email: Jiri_Luhan@mzv.cz
Tel: +41 (0)22 910 38 15

Monday September 13, 2021 15:00 - 16:30 CEST
WebEx

15:00 CEST

Enhanced ID on HC oral update on the situation of human rights in the Tigray region of Ethiopia
Situation of human rights in the Tigray region of Ethiopia (resolution 47/13)

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 2nd meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Monday September 13, 2021 15:00 - 16:45 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 2
  • PLENARY MEETING 2nd meeting
 
Tuesday, September 14
 

09:00 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on the human rights of older persons
Permanent mission of Slovenia, Australia and Brazil

Email: Klemen.Ponikvar@gov.si
Tel: 078 616 15 47

Tuesday September 14, 2021 09:00 - 10:30 CEST
WebEx

10:00 CEST

ID on report of Group of Experts on Yemen
Human rights situation in Yemen 16 (resolution 45/15)

Situation of human rights in Yemen - A/HRC/RES/45/15
Situation of human rights in Yemen, including violations and abuses since September 2014 - Report of the Group of Eminent International and Regional Experts on Yemen - A/HRC/48/20

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/51A/HRC/48/NGO/94, A/HRC/48/NGO/99 A/HRC/48/NGO/148

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 3rd meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Melissa Parke

Melissa Parke

Member of the Group of Eminent Experts
avatar for Ardi Imseis

Ardi Imseis

Member of the Group of Eminent Experts
avatar for Nazhat Shameem Khan

Nazhat Shameem Khan

President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Kamel Jendoubi

Kamel Jendoubi

Chair of the Group of Eminent Experts


Tuesday September 14, 2021 10:00 - 11:30 CEST
Room XX / Zoom

10:30 CEST

Informal consultation on the draft resolution on the elimination of child, early and forced marriage
Permanent mission of Uruguay, Argentina, Canada, Honduras, Italy, Montenegro, Netherlands, Poland, Sierra Leone, Switzerland, Thailand and the United Kingdom

Email: simone.gerrits@minbuza.nl; carla.giovanoni@mrree.gub.uy
Tel: 076 752 68 27


Tuesday September 14, 2021 10:30 - 12:00 CEST
WebEx

11:30 CEST

General debate on HC oral updates (presented on Monday)
Statements by concerned countries (Afghanistan, Nicaragua, Sri Lanka and Venezuela), followed by a general debate

NGO Written Statements

A/HRC/48/NGO/22A/HRC/48/NGO/25A/HRC/48/NGO/83A/HRC/48/NGO/89A/HRC/48/NGO/127A/HRC/48/NGO/138A/HRC/48/NGO/139A/HRC/48/NGO/149A/HRC/48/NGO/153A/HRC/48/NGO/156A/HRC/48/NGO/159

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 3rd meeting


For general debates, the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 2.5 minutes for member States and 1.5 minutes for observer States and other observers. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert.


The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.


Tuesday September 14, 2021 11:30 - 13:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 2
  • PLENARY MEETING 3rd meeting

15:00 CEST

General debate (cont’d)
NGO Written Statements

A/HRC/48/NGO/22, A/HRC/48/NGO/25, A/HRC/48/NGO/83, A/HRC/48/NGO/89, A/HRC/48/NGO/127, A/HRC/48/NGO/138, A/HRC/48/NGO/139, A/HRC/48/NGO/149, A/HRC/48/NGO/153, A/HRC/48/NGO/156, A/HRC/48/NGO/159

Link to webcast archive

Link to the full transcript of the 4th meeting


For general debates, the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 2.5 minutes for member States and 1.5 minutes for observer States and other observers. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert.


The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Tuesday September 14, 2021 15:00 - 18:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 2
  • PLENARY MEETING 4th meeting

16:30 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on enhancement of technical cooperation and capacity-building in the field of human rights
Permanent mission of Thailand, together with a cross-regional core group of countries comprising Brazil, Honduras, Indonesia, Morocco, Norway, Qatar, Singapore and Turkey

Email: pworrawit99@gmail.com
Tel: 022 715 10 11

Tuesday September 14, 2021 16:30 - 18:00 CEST
Hybrid: WebEx and Room XXVI
 
Wednesday, September 15
 

09:00 CEST

Informal consultation on the draft resolutions on equal participation in political and public affairs
Permanent mission of Czechia, Botswana, Indonesia, Netherlands and Peru

Email: Jiri_Luhan@mzv.cz
Tel: +41 (0)22 910 38 15

Wednesday September 15, 2021 09:00 - 10:30 CEST
WebEx

10:00 CEST

General debate (cont’d)
NGO Written Statements

A/HRC/48/NGO/22A/HRC/48/NGO/25A/HRC/48/NGO/83A/HRC/48/NGO/89A/HRC/48/NGO/127A/HRC/48/NGO/138A/HRC/48/NGO/139A/HRC/48/NGO/149A/HRC/48/NGO/153A/HRC/48/NGO/156A/HRC/48/NGO/159

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 5th meeting


For general debates, the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 2.5 minutes for member States and 1.5 minutes for observer States and other observers. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert.


The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Wednesday September 15, 2021 10:00 - 11:30 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 2
  • PLENARY MEETING 5th meeting

11:30 CEST

ID with SR on water and sanitation
Item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development

Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation

Plan and vision for the mandate from 2020 to 2023 – Report of the Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation - A/HRC/48/50
Partnering with organizations - Report of the Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation, Pedro Arrojo Agudo - A/HRC/48/50/Add.1

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/175

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 5th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Nazhat Shameem Khan

Nazhat Shameem Khan

President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Pedro Arrojo-Agudo

Pedro Arrojo-Agudo

Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation


Wednesday September 15, 2021 11:30 - 13:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 3
  • PLENARY MEETING 5th meeting

13:30 CEST

2nd Informal consultation on the draft resolution on the elimination of child, early and forced marriage
Permanent mission of Uruguay, Argentina, Canada, Honduras, Italy, Montenegro, Netherlands, Poland, Sierra Leone, Switzerland, Thailand and the United Kingdom

Email: simone.gerrits@minbuza.nl; carla.giovanoni@mrree.gub.uy
Tel: 076 752 68 27


Wednesday September 15, 2021 13:30 - 15:00 CEST
WebEx

15:00 CEST

ID with SR on water and sanitation (cont’d)
Item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development

Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation

Plan and vision for the mandate from 2020 to 2023 – Report of the Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation - A/HRC/48/50
Partnering with organizations - Report of the Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation, Pedro Arrojo Agudo - A/HRC/48/50/Add.1

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/175

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 6th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Nazhat Shameem Khan

Nazhat Shameem Khan

President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Pedro Arrojo-Agudo

Pedro Arrojo-Agudo

Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation


Wednesday September 15, 2021 15:00 - 17:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 3
  • PLENARY MEETING 6th meeting

17:00 CEST

ID with SR on unilateral coercive measures
Item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development

Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights

Unilateral coercive measures: notion, types and qualification - Report of the Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights, Alena F. Douhan - A/HRC/48/59

Corrigendum - A/HRC/48/59/Corr.1

Visit to the State of Qatar - Report of the Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights, Alena Douhan - A/HRC/48/59/Add.1

Visit to Venezuela - Report of the Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights - A/HRC/48/59/Add.2



NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/70


Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 6th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Nazhat Shameem Khan

Nazhat Shameem Khan

President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Alena Douhan

Alena Douhan

Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights


Wednesday September 15, 2021 17:00 - 18:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 3
  • PLENARY MEETING 6th meeting
 
Thursday, September 16
 

09:00 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on human rights and the environment
Permanent mission of Switzerland, Costa Rica, Maldives, Morocco and Slovenia

Email: Michael.meier@eda.admin.ch
Tel: 079 842 9745

Thursday September 16, 2021 09:00 - 10:30 CEST
WebEx

10:00 CEST

BIENNIAL PANEL ON UNILATERAL COERCIVE MEASURES
Human rights and unilateral coercive measures -  A/HRC/RES/27/21

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/1, A/HRC/48/NGO/8

Link to panel discussion concept note

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 7th meeting

For panel discussions the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 2 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert.

During this session, the list of speakers for each panel discussion will be generated by the system based on the indicated priority and the time of inscription, thus allowing a broader representation of delegations participating in panel discussions over the course of the session. Please refer to the guidance note on the Extranet for further details.

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Tom Ruys

Tom Ruys

Professor of International Law, Ghent University, Belgium
avatar for Pouria Askari

Pouria Askari

Associate Professor of International Law, Allameh Tabataba’i University and Secretary General of the Iranian Association for United Nations Studies, Islamic Republic of Iran
avatar for Zhang Wanhong

Zhang Wanhong

Professor of Jurisprudence, Wuhan University School of Law, China
avatar for Michelle Bachelet

Michelle Bachelet

United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
avatar for Nazhat Shameem Khan

Nazhat Shameem Khan

President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Alena Douhan

Alena Douhan

Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights
avatar for Joy Gordon

Joy Gordon

Ignacio Ellacuría, S.J. Chair in Social Ethics, Philosophy Department and School of Law, Loyola University Chicago, United States of America


Thursday September 16, 2021 10:00 - 12:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Panel discussion
  • PLENARY MEETING 7th meeting

12:00 CEST

ID with SR on unilateral coercive measures (continued)
Item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development

Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights

Unilateral coercive measures: notion, types and qualification - Report of the Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights, Alena F. Douhan - A/HRC/48/59

Corrigendum - A/HRC/48/59/Corr.1

Visit to the State of Qatar - Report of the Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights, Alena Douhan - A/HRC/48/59/Add.1

Visit to Venezuela - Report of the Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights - A/HRC/48/59/Add.2



NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/70


Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 1st meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Alena Douhan

Alena Douhan

Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights
avatar for Nazhat Shameem Khan

Nazhat Shameem Khan

President of the Human Rights Council


Thursday September 16, 2021 12:00 - 12:45 CEST
Room XX / Zoom

12:00 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on human rights and indigenous peoples
Permanent mission of Guatemala and Mexico

Email: ACruz@minex.gob.gt
Tel:

Thursday September 16, 2021 12:00 - 13:30 CEST
WebEx

12:45 CEST

Visits by dignitaries -- Senator Themba Nhlanganiso Masuku, Deputy Prime Minister of Eswatini
Visit of Senator Themba Nhlanganiso Masuku, Deputy Prime Minister of Eswatini
Link to the webcast archive

Speakers
avatar for Nazhat Shameem Khan

Nazhat Shameem Khan

President of the Human Rights Council


Thursday September 16, 2021 12:45 - 13:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom

13:30 CEST

3rd Informal consultation on the draft resolution on the elimination of child, early and forced marriage
Permanent mission of Uruguay, Argentina, Canada, Honduras, Italy, Montenegro, Netherlands, Poland, Sierra Leone, Switzerland, Thailand and the United Kingdom

Email: simone.gerrits@minbuza.nl; carla.giovanoni@mrree.gub.uy
Tel: 076 752 68 27


Thursday September 16, 2021 13:30 - 15:00 CEST
WebEx

15:00 CEST

ID with SR on unilateral coercive measures (continued)
Item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development

Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights

Unilateral coercive measures: notion, types and qualification - Report of the Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights, Alena F. Douhan - A/HRC/48/59

Corrigendum - A/HRC/48/59/Corr.1

Visit to the State of Qatar - Report of the Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights, Alena Douhan - A/HRC/48/59/Add.1

Visit to Venezuela - Report of the Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights - A/HRC/48/59/Add.2



NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/70


Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 8th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Alena Douhan

Alena Douhan

Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights
avatar for Nazhat Shameem Khan

Nazhat Shameem Khan

President of the Human Rights Council


Thursday September 16, 2021 15:00 - 15:10 CEST
Room XX / Zoom

15:00 CEST

2nd Informal consultations on the draft resolutions on equal participation in political and public affairs
Permanent Missions of Botswana, Czechia, Indonesia, the Netherlands and Peru

Contact details:
Mr. Jiri Luhan
Tel: 022 910 3815
email: Jiri_Luhan@mzv.cz

Thursday September 16, 2021 15:00 - 16:30 CEST
WebEx

15:00 CEST

2nd Informal consultations on the draft resolutions on equal participation in political and public affairs
Permanent Missions of Botswana, Czechia, Indonesia, the Netherlands and Peru

Contact details:
Mr. Jiri Luhan
Tel: 022 910 3815
email: Jiri_Luhan@mzv.cz

Thursday September 16, 2021 15:00 - 16:30 CEST
WebEx

15:10 CEST

ID with SR on truth, justice and reparation
Item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development

Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence (resolution 45/10)

Accountability for gross violations of human rights and serious violations of international humanitarian law in the context of transitional justice processes - Report of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence, Fabian Salvioli - A/HRC/48/60

Follow-up on the visits to Tunisia, Uruguay and Spain - Report of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence, Fabián Salvioli - A/HRC/48/60/Add.1

Follow-up on the visits to Burundi, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and Sri Lanka - Report of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence, Fabián Salvioli - A/HRC/48/60/Add.2

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence on the follow-up report to his country visit to Tunisia: comments by the State - A/HRC/48/60/Add.3

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence on the follow-up report to his country visit to Spanish: comments by the State - A/HRC/48/60/Add.4

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence on the follow-up report to his country visit to Burundi: comments by the State - A/HRC/48/60/Add.5

Follow up Report of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence on the visit to Sri Lanka: comments by the State - A/HRC/48/60/Add.6

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/13, A/HRC/48/NGO/53, A/HRC/48/NGO/75, A/HRC/48/NGO/168



Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 8th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Yuri Sterk

Yuri Sterk

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Fabian Salvioli

Fabian Salvioli

Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence


Thursday September 16, 2021 15:10 - 17:15 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 3
  • PLENARY MEETING 7th meeting

16:30 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on the right to privacy in the digital age
Permanent mission of Germany, Austria, Brazil, Liechtenstein and Mexico

Email: pol-1-io@genf.auswaertiges-amt.de
Tel: 079 821 32 37

Thursday September 16, 2021 16:30 - 18:00 CEST
WebEx

17:15 CEST

ID with Expert Mechanism on right to development
Item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development

Interactive dialogue with the Expert Mechanism on the Right to Development, established pursuant to resolution 42/23

Annual report of the Expert Mechanism on the Right to Development - A/HRC/48/62

Operationalizing the right to development in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals - Thematic study by the Expert Mechanism on the Right to Development - A/HRC/48/63

NGO Written Statements

A/HRC/48/NGO/9, A/HRC/48/NGO/37, A/HRC/48/NGO/47, A/HRC/48/NGO/79, A/HRC/48/NGO/81, A/HRC/48/NGO/105

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 8th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Yuri Sterk

Yuri Sterk

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council


Thursday September 16, 2021 17:15 - 18:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
 
Friday, September 17
 

09:00 CEST

2nd Informal consultation on the draft resolution on human rights and indigenous peoples
Permanent mission of Guatemala and Mexico

Email: ACruz@minex.gob.gt
Tel:

Friday September 17, 2021 09:00 - 10:30 CEST
WebEx

10:00 CEST

ID with Expert Mechanism on right to development (continued)
Item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development

Interactive dialogue with the Expert Mechanism on the Right to Development, established pursuant to resolution 42/23

Annual report of the Expert Mechanism on the Right to Development - A/HRC/48/62

Operationalizing the right to development in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals - Thematic study by the Expert Mechanism on the Right to Development - A/HRC/48/63

NGO Written Statements

A/HRC/48/NGO/9, A/HRC/48/NGO/37, A/HRC/48/NGO/47, A/HRC/48/NGO/79, A/HRC/48/NGO/81, A/HRC/48/NGO/105

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 9th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Nazhat Shameem Khan

Nazhat Shameem Khan

President of the Human Rights Council


Friday September 17, 2021 10:00 - 10:30 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 3
  • PLENARY MEETING 8th meeting

10:30 CEST

3rd Informal consultation on the draft resolutions on equal participation in political and public affairs
Permanent missions of Botswana, Czechia, Indonesia, Netherlands and Peru

Contact details: Mr. Jiri Luhan
Email: Jiri_Luhan@mzv.cz
Tel: +41 (0)22 910 38 15

Friday September 17, 2021 10:30 - 12:00 CEST
WebEx

10:30 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on the right to privacy in the digital age
Permanent Missions of Austria, Brazil, Germany, Liechtenstein and Mexico

Contact details:
Mr. Fridtjof Dunkel
pol-1-io@genf.auswaertiges-amt.de
Tel: 022 730 11 11

Friday September 17, 2021 10:30 - 12:00 CEST
WebEx

10:45 CEST

ID with SR on slavery
Item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development

Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of slavery, including its causes and consequences (resolution 42/10) - A/HRC/RES/42/10

Report of the Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of slavery (A/HRC/48/52)

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/57, A/HRC/48/NGO/117

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 9th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers will open on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Nazhat Shameem Khan

Nazhat Shameem Khan

President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Tomoya Obokata

Tomoya Obokata

Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of slavery, including its causes and consequences


Friday September 17, 2021 10:45 - 12:15 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 3
  • PLENARY MEETING 9th meeting

12:00 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on cooperation with the United Nations, its representatives and mechanisms in the field of human rights
Permanent mission of Uruguay, Fiji, Ghana, Hungary and Ireland

Email: carla.giovanoni@mrree.gub.uy
Tel: 022 716 3307

Friday September 17, 2021 12:00 - 13:30 CEST
WebEx

12:15 CEST

ID on the analytical report of the HC on the current state of play of the mainstreaming of the human rights of women and girls in conflict and post-conflict situations
Item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development

Interactive dialogue with the High Commissioner on an analytical report on the current state of play of the mainstreaming of the human rights of women and girls in conflict and post-conflict situations in the work of the Council (resolution 45/28)

Current state of play of the mainstreaming of the human rights of women and girls in conflict and post-conflict situations in the work of the Council - Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (A/HRC/48/32).


Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 9th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Friday September 17, 2021 12:15 - 13:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 3
  • PLENARY MEETING 9th meeting

13:30 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on the negative impact of legacies of colonialism on the enjoyment of human rights
Permanent Mission of China

Contact details:
Mr. Zhao Zhang
Tel: 022 7937014
E-mail: zhao_zhang@mfa.gov.cn


Friday September 17, 2021 13:30 - 15:00 CEST
WebEx

15:00 CEST

ID on the analytical report of the HC on the current state of play of the mainstreaming of the human rights of women and girls in conflict and post-conflict situations (cont’d)
Item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development

Interactive dialogue with the High Commissioner on an analytical report on the current state of play of the mainstreaming of the human rights of women and girls in conflict and post-conflict situations in the work of the Council (resolution 45/28)

Current state of play of the mainstreaming of the human rights of women and girls in conflict and post-conflict situations in the work of the Council - Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (A/HRC/48/32).

The report of the High Commissioner (A/HRC/48/32).

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 10th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Michelle Bachelet

Michelle Bachelet

United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
avatar for Monique Van Daalen

Monique Van Daalen

Vice President of the Human Rights Council


Friday September 17, 2021 15:00 - 16:15 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 3
  • PLENARY MEETING 10th meeting

15:00 CEST

Informal consultation on the draft resolutions on the mandate of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights in the context of climate change
Permanent mission of Panama with the Bahamas, Fiji, Marshall Islands, Paraguay, Sudan and the European Union

Email: grirodriguez@mire.gob.pa

Friday September 17, 2021 15:00 - 16:30 CEST
Hybrid: WebEx and Room XXVI

16:15 CEST

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

Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the right to development (resolution 42/23)

The report of the Special Rapporteur on the right to development (A/HRC/48/56).

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/29, A/HRC/48/NGO/42, A/HRC/48/NGO/43, A/HRC/48/NGO/44, A/HRC/48/NGO/45, A/HRC/48/NGO/46, A/HRC/48/NGO/85, A/HRC/48/NGO/104, A/HRC/48/NGO/110, A/HRC/48/NGO/132

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 10th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Monique Van Daalen

Monique Van Daalen

Vice President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Saad Alfarargi

Saad Alfarargi

Special Rapporteur on the right to development


Friday September 17, 2021 16:15 - 18:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 3
  • PLENARY MEETING 10th meeting

16:30 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on the right to privacy in the digital age
Permanent missions of Austria, Brazil, Germany, Liechtenstein and Mexico

Contact details:
Mr. Fridtjof DUNKEL
pol-1-io@genf.auswaertiges-amt.de
Tel: 022 7301111

Friday September 17, 2021 16:30 - 18:00 CEST
WebEx
 
Monday, September 20
 

09:00 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on human rights and the environment
Permanent missions of Costa Rica, Maldives, Morocco, Slovenia and Switzerland

Contact details:
Mr. Michael Meier
Michael.meier@eda.admin.ch
Tel: + 41 584 80 05 38

Monday September 20, 2021 09:00 - 10:30 CEST
WebEx

10:00 CEST

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

Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the right to development (resolution 42/23)

The report of the Special Rapporteur on the right to development (A/HRC/48/56).

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/29, A/HRC/48/NGO/42, A/HRC/48/NGO/43, A/HRC/48/NGO/44, A/HRC/48/NGO/45, A/HRC/48/NGO/46, A/HRC/48/NGO/85, A/HRC/48/NGO/104, A/HRC/48/NGO/110, A/HRC/48/NGO/132

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 11th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Yuri Sterk

Yuri Sterk

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Saad Alfarargi

Saad Alfarargi

Special Rapporteur on the right to development


Monday September 20, 2021 10:00 - 10:30 CEST
Room XX / Zoom

10:00 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on cooperation with the United Nations, its representatives and mechanisms in the field of human rights
Permanent Missions of Fiji, Ghana, Hungary, Ireland and Uruguay

Contact person:
Ms. Carla Giovanoni
E-mail: carla.giovanoni@mrree.gub.uy
Tel.: 022 7163307

Monday September 20, 2021 10:00 - 11:30 CEST
WebEx

10:30 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on the right to development
Permanent mission of Azerbaijan on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement

Email: sh_hajiyev@mfa.gov.az
Tel: 022 775 0572

Monday September 20, 2021 10:30 - 12:00 CEST
WebEx

10:30 CEST

ID with WG on arbitrary detention
Item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development

Interactive dialogue with the Working Group on Arbitrary Detention (resolution 42/22)

Report of the Working Group (A/HRC/48/55)

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/31, A/HRC/48/NGO/36, A/HRC/48/NGO/59, A/HRC/48/NGO/60, A/HRC/48/NGO/124, A/HRC/48/NGO/142

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 11th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Yuri Sterk

Yuri Sterk

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Elina Steinerte, Chair-Rapporteur

Elina Steinerte, Chair-Rapporteur

Working Group on Arbitrary Detention
avatar for Miriam Estrada-Castillo, Vice-Chair on Communications

Miriam Estrada-Castillo, Vice-Chair on Communications

Working Group on Arbitrary Detention
avatar for Leigh Toomey

Leigh Toomey

Working Group on Arbitrary Detention
avatar for Mumba Malila

Mumba Malila

Working Group on Arbitrary Detention
avatar for Priya Gopalan

Priya Gopalan

Working Group on Arbitrary Detention
avatar for Claudia Mahler

Claudia Mahler

Independent Expert on the enjoyment of all human rights by older persons


Monday September 20, 2021 10:30 - 12:15 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 3
  • PLENARY MEETING 11th meeting

12:00 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on technical assistance and capacity-building for Yemen in the field of human rights
Permanent Mission of Egypt on behalf of the Group of Arab States
Contact details:
Mr. Ahmed Moharam
E-mail: egypt_geneva@hotmail.com

Monday September 20, 2021 12:00 - 13:30 CEST
WebEx

12:15 CEST

ID with IE on older persons
Item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development

Interactive dialogue with the Independent Expert on the enjoyment of all human rights by older persons (resolution 42/12)

Report of the independent Expert on the enjoyment of all human rights by older persons (A/HRC/48/53)

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/2

NHRI Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NI/6
A/HRC/48/NI/7

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 11th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Yuri Sterk

Yuri Sterk

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Claudia Mahler

Claudia Mahler

Independent Expert on the enjoyment of all human rights by older persons


Monday September 20, 2021 12:15 - 13:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 3
  • PLENARY MEETING 11th meeting

13:30 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on the situation of human rights in Yemen
Permanent mission of the Netherlands, Belgium, Canada, Ireland and Luxembourg

Email: Sabine.Sandell@minbuza.nl
Tel: +41 79 448 31 36  or +33 6 72 76 41 54

Monday September 20, 2021 13:30 - 15:00 CEST
WebEx

15:00 CEST

Informal consultations on the drat resolution on enhancement of technical cooperation and capacity-building in the field of human rights
Permanent Missions of Brazil, Honduras, Indonesia, Morocco, Norway, Thailand, Qatar, Singapore and Turkey

Contact details:
Mr. Worrawit Pattaranit
Tel: 022 715 1011
Email: pworrawit99@gmail.com

Monday September 20, 2021 15:00 - 16:30 CEST
WebEx

15:00 CEST

ID with IE on older persons (cont’d)
tem 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development

Interactive dialogue with the Independent Expert on the enjoyment of all human rights by older persons (resolution 42/12)

Report of the independent Expert on the enjoyment of all human rights by older persons (A/HRC/48/53)

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/2

NHRI Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NI/6
A/HRC/48/NI/7

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 12th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers will open on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for H.E. Ms. Ebyan Mahamed Salah

H.E. Ms. Ebyan Mahamed Salah

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Claudia Mahler

Claudia Mahler

Independent Expert on the enjoyment of all human rights by older persons


Monday September 20, 2021 15:00 - 16:45 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 3
  • PLENARY MEETING 12th meeting

16:30 CEST

CANCELLED - 1st informal consultations on the draft resolution on realizing a better life for everyone
Permanent mission of China

Contact person:
Mr. Zhao Zhang
E-mail: zhao_zhang@mfa.gov.cn
Tel: 022 879 56 78

Monday September 20, 2021 16:30 - 18:00 CEST
WebEx

16:45 CEST

ID with IE on international order
Item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development

Interactive dialogue with the Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order (resolution 45/4)

The report of the Independent Expert (A/HRC/48/58)

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/12

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 12th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers will open on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for H.E. Ms. Ebyan Mahamed Salah

H.E. Ms. Ebyan Mahamed Salah

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Livingstone Sewanyana

Livingstone Sewanyana

Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order


Monday September 20, 2021 16:45 - 18:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 3
  • PLENARY MEETING 12th meeting
 
Tuesday, September 21
 

09:00 CEST

Informal consultation on the draft resolution on advisory services and technical assistance for Cambodia
Permanent mission of Japan

Contact details: Mr. Yasuo Kitano
Email: yasuo.kitano@mofa.go.jp
Tel : 079 205 47 14

Tuesday September 21, 2021 09:00 - 10:30 CEST
WebEx

10:00 CEST

ID with IE on international order (continued)
Item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development

Interactive dialogue with the Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order (resolution 45/4)

The report of the Independent Expert (A/HRC/48/58)

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/12

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 13th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers will open on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for H.E. Ms. Ebyan Mahamed Salah

H.E. Ms. Ebyan Mahamed Salah

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Livingstone Sewanyana

Livingstone Sewanyana

Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order


Tuesday September 21, 2021 10:00 - 10:15 CEST
Room XX / Zoom

10:15 CEST

ID with WG on enforced disappearances
Item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development

Interactive dialogue with the Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances (resolutions 45/3 and 7/12)

Reports of the Working Group (A/HRC/48/57 and Add.1)

A/HRC/48/NGO/58, A/HRC/48/NGO/118, A/HRC/48/NGO/122, A/HRC/48/NGO/126, A/HRC/48/NGO/157, A/HRC/48/NGO/163, A/HRC/48/NGO/164

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 13th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Keva Lorraine Bain

Keva Lorraine Bain

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Tae-Ung Baik, Chair-Rapporteur

Tae-Ung Baik, Chair-Rapporteur

Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances
avatar for Henrikas Mickevičius, Vice-Chairperson

Henrikas Mickevičius, Vice-Chairperson

Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances
avatar for Aua Balde

Aua Balde

Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances
avatar for Gabriella Citroni

Gabriella Citroni

Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances
avatar for Luciano A. Hazan

Luciano A. Hazan

Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances


Tuesday September 21, 2021 10:15 - 12:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 3
  • PLENARY MEETING 13th meeting

10:30 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on the impact of legacies of colonialism on the enjoyment of human rights
Permanent Mission of China

Contact person:
Mr. Zhao Zhang
E-mail: zhao_zhang@mfa.gov.cn
Tel: 022 879 56 78

Tuesday September 21, 2021 10:30 - 12:00 CEST
WebEx

12:00 CEST

ID with WG on mercenaries
Item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development

Interactive dialogue with the Working Group on the use of mercenaries as a means of violating human rights and impeding the exercise of the right of peoples to self-determination (resolutions 42/9 and 7/21)

Impact of the use of private military and security services in humanitarian action - Report of the Working Group on the use of mercenaries as a means of violating human rights and impeding the exercise of the right of peoples to self-determination (A/HRC/48/51)

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/38

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 13th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Keva Lorraine Bain

Keva Lorraine Bain

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Jelena Aparac, Chair-Rapporteur

Jelena Aparac, Chair-Rapporteur

Working Group on the use of mercenaries
avatar for Lilian Bobea

Lilian Bobea

Working Group on the use of mercenaries
avatar for Ravindran Daniel

Ravindran Daniel

Working Group on the use of mercenaries
avatar for Chris M. A. Kwaja

Chris M. A. Kwaja

Working Group on the use of mercenaries
avatar for Sorcha MacLeod

Sorcha MacLeod

Working Group on the use of mercenaries


Tuesday September 21, 2021 12:00 - 13:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 3
  • PLENARY MEETING 13th meeting

12:00 CEST

2nd Informal consultations on the draft resolution on realizing a better life for everyone
Permanent mission of China

Contact person:
Mr. Zhao Zhang
E-mail: zhao_zhang@mfa.gov.cn
Tel: 022 879 56 78

Tuesday September 21, 2021 12:00 - 13:30 CEST
WebEx

15:00 CEST

Visits by dignitaries -- H.E. Mr. Euclides Acevedo, Minister for Foreign Affair of Paraguay
Visit of His Excellency Mr. Euclides Roberto Acevedo Candia, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Paraguay

Link to the webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 14th meeting

Speakers
avatar for Monique Van Daalen

Monique Van Daalen

Vice President of the Human Rights Council


Tuesday September 21, 2021 15:00 - 15:10 CEST
Room XX / Zoom

15:10 CEST

ID with WG on mercenaries (cont’d)
Item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development

Interactive dialogue with the Working Group on the use of mercenaries as a means of violating human rights and impeding the exercise of the right of peoples to self-determination (resolutions 42/9 and 7/21)

Impact of the use of private military and security services in humanitarian action - Report of the Working Group on the use of mercenaries as a means of violating human rights and impeding the exercise of the right of peoples to self-determination (A/HRC/48/51)

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/38

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 14th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Monique Van Daalen

Monique Van Daalen

Vice President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Jelena Aparac, Chair-Rapporteur

Jelena Aparac, Chair-Rapporteur

Working Group on the use of mercenaries
avatar for Lilian Bobea

Lilian Bobea

Working Group on the use of mercenaries
avatar for Ravindran Daniel

Ravindran Daniel

Working Group on the use of mercenaries
avatar for Chris M. A. Kwaja

Chris M. A. Kwaja

Working Group on the use of mercenaries
avatar for Sorcha MacLeod

Sorcha MacLeod

Working Group on the use of mercenaries


Tuesday September 21, 2021 15:10 - 15:30 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 3
  • PLENARY MEETING 14th meeting

15:30 CEST

ID with SR on hazardous substances and wastes
Item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development

Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the implications for human rights of the environmentally sound management and disposal of hazardous substances and wastes (resolution 45/17)

The right to science in the context of toxic substances - Report of the Special Rapporteur on the implications for human rights of the environmentally sound management and disposal of hazardous substances and wastes (A/HRC/48/61)

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/7

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 14th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Monique Van Daalen

Monique Van Daalen

Vice President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Marcos A. Orellana

Marcos A. Orellana

Special Rapporteur on the implications for human rights of the environmentally sound management and disposal of hazardous substances and wastes


Tuesday September 21, 2021 15:30 - 17:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 3
  • PLENARY MEETING 14th meeting

16:30 CEST

Co-sponsors meeting on the draft resolution on the situation of human rights in Burundi
Permanent Delegation of the European Union

Tuesday September 21, 2021 16:30 - 18:00 CEST
WebEx

17:00 CEST

Item 3: Briefing by ECOSOC President; presentation of SG/HC thematic reports, reports of WG right to development and WG private mil. sec. companies followed by GD
Item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development

Presentation of reports and oral updates, followed by a general debate

His Excellency Mr. Collen Vixen Kelapile, President of the Economic and Social Council: briefing on the discussions of the high-level political forum on sustainable development, including on gaps, challenges and progress in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, focusing on the means of implementation taken together as an integrated package

Official reports:

  • Study on the contribution of the special procedures in assisting States and other stakeholders in the prevention of human rights violations and abuses - Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/21
  • Study on the contribution of the special procedures in assisting States and other stakeholders in the prevention of human rights violations and abuses – Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/22
  • Biennial panel discussion of the Human Rights Council on the right to development - Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/22
  • Full-day meeting of the Human Rights Council on the rights of the child - Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/23
  • Access to medicines and vaccines in the context of the right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health - Note by the Secretariat - A/HRC/48/24 
  • One-day intersessional seminar of the Human Rights Council on the contribution of development to the enjoyment of all human rights - Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/25
  • Right to development - Report of the Secretary-General and the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/26
  • Question of the death penalty - Report of the Secretary General - A/HRC/48/29
  • Rights of indigenous peoples - Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/30
  • The right to privacy in the digital age - Report of the High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/31
  • Good practices and challenges faced by States in using the guidelines on the effective implementation of the right to participate in public affairs - Note by the Secretariat - A/HRC/48/33
  • Human rights and the regulation of civilian acquisition, possession and use of firearms - Note by the Secretariat - A/HRC/48/34
  • Safety of journalists - Note by the Secretariat - A/HRC/48/35
  • Contribution of transitional justice to sustaining peace and the realization of Sustainable Development Goal 16 - Note by the Secretariat - A/HRC/48/36
  • Freedom of opinion and expression - Note by the Secretariat - A/HRC/48/37
  • High-level panel discussion on the question of the death penalty - Report of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/38
  • Summary of the intersessional panel discussion on the fifteenth anniversary of the responsibility to protect populations from genocide, war crimes, ethnic cleansing and crimes against humanity, as enshrined in the 2005 World Summit Outcome - Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/39
  • Intersessional workshop on cultural rights and the protection of cultural heritage - Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/40
  • Human rights and indigenous peoples - Note by the Secretariat - A/HRC/48/41
  • Summary of the one-day intersessional meeting with a dialogue on cooperation in strengthening capacities for the prevention of genocide - Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/42
  • Report of the Working Group on the Right to Development on its twenty-first session (Geneva, 17-21 May 2021) - Chair-Rapporteur: Mr. Zamir Akram - A/HRC/48/64
  • Progress report on the second session of the open-ended intergovernmental working group to elaborate the content of an international regulatory framework, without prejudging the nature thereof, to protect human rights and ensure accountability for violations and abuses relating to the activities of private military and security companies- Chair-Rapporteur: Mxolisi Sizo Nkosi (South Africa) - A/HRC/48/65

NGO Written Statements

A/HRC/48/NGO/3, A/HRC/48/NGO/4, A/HRC/48/NGO/6, A/HRC/48/NGO/10, A/HRC/48/NGO/11, A/HRC/48/NGO/15, A/HRC/48/NGO/17, A/HRC/48/NGO/18, A/HRC/48/NGO/19, A/HRC/48/NGO/20, A/HRC/48/

Speakers
avatar for Monique Van Daalen

Monique Van Daalen

Vice President of the Human Rights Council


Tuesday September 21, 2021 17:00 - 18:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 3
  • PLENARY MEETING 15th meeting
 
Wednesday, September 22
 

09:00 CEST

2nd Informal consultation on the draft resolution on advisory services and technical assistance for Cambodia
Permanent mission of Japan

Contact details: Mr. Yasuo Kitano
Email: yasuo.kitano@mofa.go.jp
Tel : 079 205 47 14

Wednesday September 22, 2021 09:00 - 10:30 CEST
WebEx

10:00 CEST

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

Presentation of reports and oral updates, followed by a general debate

His Excellency Mr. Collen Vixen Kelapile, President of the Economic and Social Council: briefing on the discussions of the high-level political forum on sustainable development, including on gaps, challenges and progress in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, focusing on the means of implementation taken together as an integrated package

Official reports:

  • Study on the contribution of the special procedures in assisting States and other stakeholders in the prevention of human rights violations and abuses – Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/22
  • Biennial panel discussion of the Human Rights Council on the right to development - Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/22
  • Full-day meeting of the Human Rights Council on the rights of the child - Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/23
  • Access to medicines and vaccines in the context of the right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health - Note by the Secretariat - A/HRC/48/24 
  • One-day intersessional seminar of the Human Rights Council on the contribution of development to the enjoyment of all human rights - Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/25
  • Right to development - Report of the Secretary-General and the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/26
  • Question of the death penalty - Report of the Secretary General - A/HRC/48/29
  • Rights of indigenous peoples - Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/30
  • The right to privacy in the digital age - Report of the High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/31
  • Good practices and challenges faced by States in using the guidelines on the effective implementation of the right to participate in public affairs - Note by the Secretariat - A/HRC/48/33
  • Human rights and the regulation of civilian acquisition, possession and use of firearms - Note by the Secretariat - A/HRC/48/34
  • Safety of journalists - Note by the Secretariat - A/HRC/48/35
  • Contribution of transitional justice to sustaining peace and the realization of Sustainable Development Goal 16 - Note by the Secretariat - A/HRC/48/36
  • Freedom of opinion and expression - Note by the Secretariat - A/HRC/48/37
  • High-level panel discussion on the question of the death penalty - Report of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/38
  • Summary of the intersessional panel discussion on the fifteenth anniversary of the responsibility to protect populations from genocide, war crimes, ethnic cleansing and crimes against humanity, as enshrined in the 2005 World Summit Outcome - Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/39
  • Intersessional workshop on cultural rights and the protection of cultural heritage - Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/40
  • Human rights and indigenous peoples - Note by the Secretariat - A/HRC/48/41
  • Summary of the one-day intersessional meeting with a dialogue on cooperation in strengthening capacities for the prevention of genocide - Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/42
  • Report of the Working Group on the Right to Development on its twenty-first session (Geneva, 17-21 May 2021) - Chair-Rapporteur: Mr. Zamir Akram - A/HRC/48/64
  • Progress report on the second session of the open-ended intergovernmental working group to elaborate the content of an international regulatory framework, without prejudging the nature thereof, to protect human rights and ensure accountability for violations and abuses relating to the activities of private military and security companies- Chair-Rapporteur: Mxolisi Sizo Nkosi (South Africa) - A/HRC/48/65


NGO Written Statements

A/HRC/48/NGO/3, A/HRC/48/NGO/4, A/HRC/48/NGO/6, A/HRC/48/NGO/10, A/HRC/48/NGO/11, A/HRC/48/NGO/15, A/HRC/48/NGO/17, A/HRC/48/NGO/18, A/HRC/48/NGO/19, A/HRC/48/NGO/20, A/HRC/48/NGO/21, A/HRC/48/NGO/23, A/HRC/48/NGO/24, A/HRC/48/NGO/26, A/HRC/48/NGO/27, A/HRC/48/NGO/28, A/HRC/48/NGO/30,

Speakers
avatar for Nazhat Shameem Khan

Nazhat Shameem Khan

President of the Human Rights Council


Wednesday September 22, 2021 10:00 - 12:50 CEST
Room XX / Zoom

10:30 CEST

Informal consultation on the draft resolution on the elimination of child, early and forced marriage
Permanent Missions of Argentina, Canada, Honduras, Italy, Montenegro, Netherlands, Poland, Sierra Leone, Switzerland, Thailand, United Kingdom of the Great Britain and Northern Ireland and Uruguay

Contact person:
Ms. Carla Giovanoni
carla.giovanoni@mrree.gub.uy
+41 22 716 3307

Wednesday September 22, 2021 10:30 - 12:00 CEST
WebEx

12:50 CEST

Visits by dignitaries -- H.E. Mr. Anar Karimov, Minister of Culture of Azerbaijan
Visit of His Excellency Mr. Anar Karimov, Minister for Culture of Azerbaijan (video message)

Wednesday September 22, 2021 12:50 - 13:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom

13:30 CEST

3rd informal consultations on the draft resolution on realizing a better life for everyone
Permanent mission of China

Contact person:
Mr. Zhao Zhang
E-mail: zhao_zhang@mfa.gov.cn
Tel: 022 879 56 78

Wednesday September 22, 2021 13:30 - 15:00 CEST
WebEx

15:00 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolutions on equal participation in political and public affairs
Permanent Missions of Botswana, Czechia, Indonesia, the Netherlands and Peru

Contact details:
Mr. Jiri Luhan
Tel: 022 910 3815
email: Jiri_Luhan@mzv.cz

Wednesday September 22, 2021 15:00 - 16:30 CEST
WebEx

15:00 CEST

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

Presentation of reports and oral updates, followed by a general debate

His Excellency Mr. Collen Vixen Kelapile, President of the Economic and Social Council: briefing on the discussions of the high-level political forum on sustainable development, including on gaps, challenges and progress in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, focusing on the means of implementation taken together as an integrated package

Official reports:

  • Study on the contribution of the special procedures in assisting States and other stakeholders in the prevention of human rights violations and abuses – Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/22
  • Biennial panel discussion of the Human Rights Council on the right to development - Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/22
  • Full-day meeting of the Human Rights Council on the rights of the child - Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/23
  • Access to medicines and vaccines in the context of the right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health - Note by the Secretariat - A/HRC/48/24 
  • One-day intersessional seminar of the Human Rights Council on the contribution of development to the enjoyment of all human rights - Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/25
  • Right to development - Report of the Secretary-General and the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/26
  • Question of the death penalty - Report of the Secretary General - A/HRC/48/29
  • Rights of indigenous peoples - Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/30
  • The right to privacy in the digital age - Report of the High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/31
  • Good practices and challenges faced by States in using the guidelines on the effective implementation of the right to participate in public affairs - Note by the Secretariat - A/HRC/48/33
  • Human rights and the regulation of civilian acquisition, possession and use of firearms - Note by the Secretariat - A/HRC/48/34
  • Safety of journalists - Note by the Secretariat - A/HRC/48/35
  • Contribution of transitional justice to sustaining peace and the realization of Sustainable Development Goal 16 - Note by the Secretariat - A/HRC/48/36
  • Freedom of opinion and expression - Note by the Secretariat - A/HRC/48/37
  • High-level panel discussion on the question of the death penalty - Report of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/38
  • Summary of the intersessional panel discussion on the fifteenth anniversary of the responsibility to protect populations from genocide, war crimes, ethnic cleansing and crimes against humanity, as enshrined in the 2005 World Summit Outcome - Report of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/39
  • Intersessional workshop on cultural rights and the protection of cultural heritage - Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/40
  • Human rights and indigenous peoples - Note by the Secretariat - A/HRC/48/41
  • Summary of the one-day intersessional meeting with a dialogue on cooperation in strengthening capacities for the prevention of genocide - Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - A/HRC/48/42
  • Report of the Working Group on the Right to Development on its twenty-first session (Geneva, 17-21 May 2021) - Chair-Rapporteur: Mr. Zamir Akram - A/HRC/48/64
  • Progress report on the second session of the open-ended intergovernmental working group to elaborate the content of an international regulatory framework, without prejudging the nature thereof, to protect human rights and ensure accountability for violations and abuses relating to the activities of private military and security companies- Chair-Rapporteur: Mxolisi Sizo Nkosi (South Africa) - A/HRC/48/65


NGO Written Statements

A/HRC/48/NGO/3, A/HRC/48/NGO/4, A/HRC/48/NGO/6, A/HRC/48/NGO/10, A/HRC/48/NGO/11, A/HRC/48/NGO/15, A/HRC/48/NGO/17, A/HRC/48/NGO/18, A/HRC/48/NGO/19, A/HRC/48/NGO/20, A/HRC/48/NGO/21, A/HRC/48/NGO/23, A/HRC/48/NGO/24, A/HRC/48/NGO/26, A/HRC/48/NGO/27,

Speakers
avatar for Yuri Sterk

Yuri Sterk

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council


Wednesday September 22, 2021 15:00 - 16:30 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 3
  • PLENARY MEETING 16th meeting

16:30 CEST

2nd Informal consultation on the draft resolutions on the mandate of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights in the context of climate change
Permanent mission of Panama with the Bahamas, Fiji, Marshall Islands, Paraguay, Sudan and the European Union

Email: grirodriguez@mire.gob.pa

Wednesday September 22, 2021 16:30 - 18:00 CEST
Hybrid: WebEx and Room XXVI

16:30 CEST

ID with SR on Myanmar (oral progress report)
Item 4: Human rights situations that require the Council’s attention

Interactive dialogue on an oral update by the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Myanmar

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/56
A/HRC/48/NGO/84

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 1st meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Yuri Sterk

Yuri Sterk

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Tom Andrews

Tom Andrews

Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Myanmar


Wednesday September 22, 2021 16:30 - 18:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 4
  • PLENARY MEETING 16th meeting
 
Thursday, September 23
 

09:00 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on the situation of human rights in the Syrian Arab Republic
Permanent mission of United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy, Jordan, Kuwait, Netherlands, Qatar, Turkey and United States of America

Email: jemma.clegg@fcdo.gov.uk
Tel: 079 824 18 77

Thursday September 23, 2021 09:00 - 10:30 CEST
WebEx

10:00 CEST

ID on HC written update on Myanmar
Item 4: Human rights situations that require the Council’s attention

Interactive dialogue on a written update of the High Commissioner pursuant to request in resolution 46/21, to monitor and assess the overall situation of human rights in Myanmar, with a particular focus on accountability regarding alleged violations of international human rights law and international humanitarian law, as well as rule of law and security sector reform since February 2021, including in monitoring the implementation of the recommendations made A/HRC/48/1 11 by the independent international fact-finding mission in its reports and conference room papers, and recommendations contained in the reports of the High Commissioner on the situation of human rights of Rohingya Muslims and other minorities in Myanmar (A/HRC/48/67)

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/69

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 17th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Nazhat Shameem Khan

Nazhat Shameem Khan

President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Michelle Bachelet

Michelle Bachelet

United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights


Thursday September 23, 2021 10:00 - 11:10 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 4
  • PLENARY MEETING 17th meeting

10:30 CEST

CANCELLED - 2nd informal consultation on the draft resolution on human rights and the environment
Permanent mission of Switzerland, Costa Rica, Maldives, Morocco and Slovenia

Email: Michael.meier@eda.admin.ch
Tel: 079 842 9745

Thursday September 23, 2021 10:30 - 12:00 CEST
WebEx

10:30 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution from rhetoric to reality: a global call for concrete action against racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance
Permanent mission of Cameroon on behalf of the group of African States

Contact person:
Mr. AWOUMOU Côme Damien Georges, Ph.D.
E-mail: awoumou@cameroon-ge.ch
Tel:022 787 50 40 – 022 787 50 41

Thursday September 23, 2021 10:30 - 12:30 CEST
WebEx

11:10 CEST

EID with Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan (oral update)
Item 4: Human rights situations that require the Council’s attention

Enhanced interactive dialogue with the Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan on an oral update, including on progress made on the provisions of the resolution, during an enhanced interactive dialogue, with the participation of representatives of the African Union (resolution 46/23)

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/146


Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 17th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Nazhat Shameem Khan

Nazhat Shameem Khan

President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Yasmin Sooka

Yasmin Sooka

Chair of the Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan
avatar for Andrew Clapham

Andrew Clapham

Member of the Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan
avatar for Barney Afako

Barney Afako

Member of the Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan


Thursday September 23, 2021 11:10 - 12:30 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 4
  • PLENARY MEETING 17th meeting

12:00 CEST

Informal consultation on the draft resolution on the elimination of child, early and forced marriage
Permanent Missions of Argentina, Canada, Honduras, Italy, Montenegro, Netherlands, Poland, Sierra Leone, Switzerland, Thailand, United Kingdom of the Great Britain and Northern Ireland and Uruguay

Contact person:
Ms. Carla Giovanoni
carla.giovanoni@mrree.gub.uy
+41 22 716 3307

Thursday September 23, 2021 12:00 - 13:30 CEST
WebEx

13:30 CEST

2nd Informal consultations on the draft resolution on the human Rights of older persons
Permanent Missions of Argentina, Brazil and Slovenia

Contact details:
Ms. Maria Eugenia Vazquez Pol
Email: eugenia.vazquez@missionarg.ch
Tel: +41 (0) 22 929 86 07

Thursday September 23, 2021 13:30 - 15:00 CEST
WebEx

13:30 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on the question of the death penalty
Permanent missions of Belgium, Benin, Costa Rica, France, Mexico, Mongolia, republic of Moldova and Switzerland

Contact person:
Ms. Barbara Fontana
E-mail: barbara.fontana@eda.admin.ch
Tel: + 41 58 482 24 03

Thursday September 23, 2021 13:30 - 15:00 CEST
WebEx

15:00 CEST

4th Informal consultations on the draft resolution on the right to privacy in the digital age
Permanent missions of Austria, Brazil, Germany, Liechtenstein and Mexico

Contact person:
Mr. Fridtjof Dunkel
E-mail: pol-1-io@genf.auswaertiges-amt.de
Tel: 022 730 1111

Thursday September 23, 2021 15:00 - 16:30 CEST
WebEx

15:00 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on the rights of the youth in pandemic period
Permanent Mission of Uzbekistan

Contact person:
Mr. Eldiyor Toshmatov
Tel: 079 363 87 66
E-mail: uzbekistan@bluewin.ch

Thursday September 23, 2021 15:00 - 16:30 CEST
WebEx

15:00 CEST

Informal consultations on the drat resolution on enhancement of technical cooperation and capacity-building in the field of human rights
Permanent missions of Brazil, Honduras, Indonesia, Morocco, Norway, Thailand, Qatar, Singapore and Turkey
Contact details:
Mr. Worrawit Pattaranit
Tel: 022 715 1011
Email: pworrawit99@gmai.com

Thursday September 23, 2021 15:00 - 16:30 CEST
WebEx

15:00 CEST

ID with Commission of inquiry on the Syrian Arab Republic
Item 4: Human rights situations that require the Council’s attention

Interactive dialogue with the Independent International Commission of Inquiry on the Syrian Arab Republic (A/HRC/48/70).

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/100
A/HRC/48/NGO/162

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 18th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Monique Van Daalen

Monique Van Daalen

Vice President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Karen Koning AbuZayd

Karen Koning AbuZayd

Member of the Independent International Commission of Inquiry for Syria
avatar for Paulo Sérgio Pinheiro

Paulo Sérgio Pinheiro

Chair of the Independent International Commission of Inquiry for Syria
avatar for Hanny Megally

Hanny Megally

Member of the Independent International Commission of Inquiry for Syria


Thursday September 23, 2021 15:00 - 16:45 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 4
  • PLENARY MEETING 18th meeting

16:30 CEST

3rd Informal consultation on the draft resolution on human rights and indigenous peoples
Permanent missions of Guatemala and Mexico

Contact person:
Andrea Flor de Maria Cruz Morataya
Email: ACruz@minex.gob.gt
Tel: 022 734 55 73

Thursday September 23, 2021 16:30 - 18:00 CEST
WebEx

16:45 CEST

ID with Commission of inquiry on Burundi
Item 4: Human rights situations that require the Council’s attention

Interactive dialogue with the Commission of Inquiry on Burundi on its comprehensive written report (A/HRC/48/68, A/HRC/48/CRP.1)

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 18th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Monique Van Daalen

Monique Van Daalen

Vice President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Doudou Diène

Doudou Diène

Members of the Commission of Inquiry on Burundi
avatar for Francoise Hampson

Francoise Hampson

Member of the Commission of Inquiry on Burundi


Thursday September 23, 2021 16:45 - 18:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
 
Friday, September 24
 

09:00 CEST

3rd Informal consultation on the draft resolutions on the mandate of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights in the context of climate change
Permanent mission of Panama with the Bahamas, Fiji, Marshall Islands, Paraguay, Sudan and the European Union

Email: grirodriguez@mire.gob.pa

Friday September 24, 2021 09:00 - 10:30 CEST
Hybrid: WebEx and Room XXVI

09:00 CEST

5th Informal consultations on the draft resolution on the right to privacy in the digital age
Permanent missions of Austria, Brazil, Germany, Liechtenstein and Mexico

Contact person:
Mr. Fridtjof Dunkel
E-mail: pol-1-io@genf.auswaertiges-amt.de
Tel: 022 730 1111

Friday September 24, 2021 09:00 - 10:30 CEST
WebEx

10:00 CEST

ID with Commission of inquiry on Burundi (cont'd)
Item 4: Human rights situations that require the Council’s attention

Interactive dialogue with the Commission of Inquiry on Burundi on its comprehensive written report (A/HRC/48/68, A/HRC/48/CRP.1)

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 19th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Yuri Sterk

Yuri Sterk

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Doudou Diène

Doudou Diène

Members of the Commission of Inquiry on Burundi
avatar for Francoise Hampson

Francoise Hampson

Member of the Commission of Inquiry on Burundi


Friday September 24, 2021 10:00 - 10:30 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 4
  • PLENARY MEETING 18th meeting

10:30 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolutions on equal participation in political and public affairs
Permanent Missions of Botswana, Czechia, Indonesia, the Netherlands and Peru

Contact details:
Mr. Jiri Luhan
Tel: 022 910 3815
email: Jiri_Luhan@mzv.cz

Friday September 24, 2021 10:30 - 12:00 CEST
WebEx

10:30 CEST

ID on the interim oral update of OHCHR on the situation of human rights in Belarus
Item 4: Human rights situations that require the Council’s attention

Interactive dialogue, mandated in resolution 46/20, on an interim oral update of OHCHR on the situation of human rights in Belarus in the run-up to the 2020 presidential election and in its aftermath to the Council at its forty-eighth session

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/91


Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 19th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Yuri Sterk

Yuri Sterk

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council


Friday September 24, 2021 10:30 - 12:10 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 4
  • PLENARY MEETING 19th meeting

12:00 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on the question of the death penalty
Permanent missions of Belgium, Benin, Costa Rica, France, Mexico, Mongolia, republic of Moldova and Switzerland

Contact person:
Ms. Barbara Fontana
E-mail: barbara.fontana@eda.admin.ch
Tel: + 41 58 482 24 03

Friday September 24, 2021 12:00 - 13:30 CEST
WebEx

12:00 CEST

12:10 CEST

ID with Fact-finding mission on Venezuela
Item 4: Human rights situations that require the Council's attention

Interactive dialogue with the independent international fact-finding mission on the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela on a written report mandated in resolution 45/20 (A/HRC/48/69).

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 19th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Yuri Sterk

Yuri Sterk

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Patricia Tappatá Valdez

Patricia Tappatá Valdez

Member of the fact-finding mission on Venezuela
avatar for Francisco Cox Vial

Francisco Cox Vial

Member of the Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela
avatar for Marta Valiñas

Marta Valiñas

Chair of the Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela


Friday September 24, 2021 12:10 - 13:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 4
  • PLENARY MEETING 19th meeting

13:30 CEST

2nd informal consultation on the draft resolution on human rights and the environment
Permanent mission of Switzerland, Costa Rica, Maldives, Morocco and Slovenia

Contact person:
Mr. Michael Meier
Email: Michael.meier@eda.admin.ch
Tel: 079 842 9745

Friday September 24, 2021 13:30 - 15:00 CEST
WebEx

13:30 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on cooperation with the United Nations, its representatives and mechanisms in the field of human rights
Permanent Missions of Fiji, Ghana, Hungary, Ireland and Uruguay

Contact person:
Ms. Carla Giovanoni
E-mail: carla.giovanoni@mrree.gub.uy
Tel: 022 716 33 07


Friday September 24, 2021 13:30 - 15:00 CEST
WebEx

14:00 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution from rhetoric to reality: a global call for concrete action against racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance
Permanent mission of Cameroon on behalf of the group of African States

Contact person:
Mr. AWOUMOU Côme Damien Georges, Ph.D.
E-mail: awoumou@cameroon-ge.ch
Tel:022 787 50 40 – 022 787 50 41

Friday September 24, 2021 14:00 - 15:30 CEST
WebEx

15:00 CEST

ID with Fact-finding mission on Venezuela (cont'd)
Item 4: Human rights situations that require the Council's attention

Interactive dialogue with the independent international fact-finding mission on the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela on a written report mandated in resolution 45/20 (A/HRC/48/69).

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 20th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Yuri Sterk

Yuri Sterk

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Patricia Tappatá Valdez

Patricia Tappatá Valdez

Member of the fact-finding mission on Venezuela
avatar for Marta Valiñas

Marta Valiñas

Chair of the Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela
avatar for Francisco Cox Vial

Francisco Cox Vial

Member of the Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela


Friday September 24, 2021 15:00 - 15:45 CEST
Room XX / Zoom

15:00 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on the situation of human rights in Afghanistan
Permanent Delegation of the European Union

Contact person:
Ms. MICOVA Jana
E-mail: Jana.MICOVA@ext.eeas.europa.eu
Tel: 022 919 74 00

Friday September 24, 2021 15:00 - 16:30 CEST
WebEx

15:45 CEST

Item 4: OHCHR oral update on the extent of civilian casualties in the Syrian Arab Republic (HRC res. 46/22) followed by General Debate
Item 4: Human rights situations that require the Council's attention

Situation of human rights in the Syrian Arab Republic - A/HRC/RES/46/22

Presentation of an oral update of OHCHR on its work to establish the extent of civilian casualties in the Syrian Arab Republic in order to fully assess the number of people killed as a result of 10 years of conflict, followed by a general debate under agenda item 4

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/14, A/HRC/48/NGO/48, A/HRC/48/NGO/113, A/HRC/48/NGO/167

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 20th meeting


For general debates, the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 2.5 minutes for member States and 1.5 minutes for observer States and other observers. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert.


The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Nazhat Shameem Khan

Nazhat Shameem Khan

President of the Human Rights Council


Friday September 24, 2021 15:45 - 17:30 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 4
  • PLENARY MEETING 20th meeting

16:30 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on the situation of human rights in Burundi
Permanent delegation of the European Union

Email: Marleen.STEENBRUGGHE@eeas.europa.eu
Tel: 079 120 87 30

Friday September 24, 2021 16:30 - 18:00 CEST
WebEx

17:30 CEST

Complaint procedure (closed meeting)
Speakers
avatar for Nazhat Shameem Khan

Nazhat Shameem Khan

President of the Human Rights Council


Friday September 24, 2021 17:30 - 18:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 5
  • PLENARY MEETING 20th meeting
 
Monday, September 27
 

09:00 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on the situation of human rights in Afghanistan
Permanent Delegation of the European Union

Contact person:
Ms. Jana MICOVA
Jana.MICOVA@ext.eeas.europa.eu
Tel: +41 789673414

Monday September 27, 2021 09:00 - 10:30 CEST
WebEx

09:00 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolutions on - technical assistance and capacity building in the field of human rights in the Central African Republic and - on technical assistance and capacity building in the field of human rights in the DRC
Permanent mission of Cameroon on behalf of the group of African States

Contact person:
Mr. AWOUMOU Côme Damien Georges, Ph.D.
E-mail: awoumou@cameroon-ge.ch
Tel:022 787 50 40 – 022 787 50 41

Monday September 27, 2021 09:00 - 12:00 CEST
WebEx

10:00 CEST

Item 4: General debate (continued)
Item 4: Human rights situations that require the Council's attention

Presentation of an oral update of OHCHR on its work to establish the extent of civilian casualties in the Syrian Arab Republic in order to fully assess the number of people killed as a result of 10 years of conflict, followed by a general debate under agenda item 4

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/14, A/HRC/48/NGO/48, A/HRC/48/NGO/113, A/HRC/48/NGO/167

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 21st meeting


For general debates, the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 2.5 minutes for member States and 1.5 minutes for observer States and other observers. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert.


Speakers
avatar for Nazhat Shameem Khan

Nazhat Shameem Khan

President of the Human Rights Council


Monday September 27, 2021 10:00 - 13:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom

10:30 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on the question of the death penalty
Permanent missions of Belgium, Benin, Costa Rica, France, Mexico, Mongolia, republic of Moldova and Switzerland

Contact person:
Ms. Barbara Fontana
E-mail: barbara.fontana@eda.admin.ch
Tel: + 41 58 482 24 03

Monday September 27, 2021 10:30 - 12:00 CEST
WebEx

13:30 CEST

2nd informal consultations on the draft resolution on the situation of human rights in Yemen
Permanent Missions of Belgium, Canada, Ireland, Luxembourg and Netherlands

Contact person:
Ms. Sabine Sandell
E-mail: Sabine.Sandell@minbuza.nl
Tel: 022 748 18 00

Monday September 27, 2021 13:30 - 15:00 CEST
Hybrid: WebEx and Room XXVI

15:00 CEST

2nd informal consultation on the draft resolution on the situation of human rights in the Syrian Arab Republic
Permanent mission of United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy, Jordan, Kuwait, Netherlands, Qatar, Turkey and United States of America

Email: jemma.clegg@fcdo.gov.uk
Tel: 079 824 18 77

Monday September 27, 2021 15:00 - 16:30 CEST
WebEx

15:00 CEST

ANNUAL DISCUSSION ON INTEGRATION OF A GENDER PERSPECTIVE (HRC res. 6/30)

Integrating the human rights of women throughout the United Nations system - A/HRC/RES/6/30

Link to panel discussion concept note
Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 22nd meeting

For panel discussions the online inscription for the lists of speakers will open on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 2 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX and through Sched and SMS alert.

During this session, the list of speakers for each panel discussion will be generated by the system based on the indicated priority and the time of inscription, thus allowing a broader representation of delegations participating in panel discussions over the course of the session. Please refer to the guidance note on the Extranet for further details.

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for H.E. Ms. Ebyan Mahamed Salah

H.E. Ms. Ebyan Mahamed Salah

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Lainah Ndiweni

Lainah Ndiweni

Legal researcher, Veritas Zimbabwe
avatar for Michelle Bachelet

Michelle Bachelet

United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
avatar for Tlaleng Mofokeng

Tlaleng Mofokeng

Special Rapporteur on the right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
avatar for Jaroslaw Ponder

Jaroslaw Ponder

Head of the Office for Europe at the International Telecommunication Union (ITU)
TV

Tatiana Vasconcelos

Disability consultant


Monday September 27, 2021 15:00 - 17:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Panel discussion
  • PLENARY MEETING 22nd meeting

16:30 CEST

Informal consultation on the draft resolution on the mandate of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights in the context of climate change
Permanent missions of Bahamas, Permanent Delegation of the European Union, Fiji, Marshall Islands, Panama, Paraguay and Sudan

Contact person:
Ms. Grisselle Rodriguez
E-mail: grirodriguez@mire.gob.pa
Tel. 022 715 04 50 – 022 715 04 54

Monday September 27, 2021 16:30 - 18:00 CEST
Hybrid: WebEx and Room XXVI

17:00 CEST

Item 4: General debate (continued)
Item 4: Human rights situations that require the Council's attention

Presentation of an oral update of OHCHR on its work to establish the extent of civilian casualties in the Syrian Arab Republic in order to fully assess the number of people killed as a result of 10 years of conflict, followed by a general debate under agenda item 4

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/14, A/HRC/48/NGO/48, A/HRC/48/NGO/113, A/HRC/48/NGO/167

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 22nd meeting


For general debates, the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 2.5 minutes for member States and 1.5 minutes for observer States and other observers. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert.


Speakers
avatar for H.E. Ms. Ebyan Mahamed Salah

H.E. Ms. Ebyan Mahamed Salah

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council


Monday September 27, 2021 17:00 - 18:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
 
Tuesday, September 28
 

09:00 CEST

CANCELLED -Informal consultations on the draft resolution on human rights and the environment
Permanent missions of Costa Rica, Maldives, Morocco, Slovenia and Switzerland

Contact person:
Mr. Michael Meier
Email: Michael.meier@eda.admin.ch
Tel: 079 842 9745

Tuesday September 28, 2021 09:00 - 10:30 CEST
WebEx

10:00 CEST

ANNUAL PANEL ON RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES (res. 18/8, 39/13, and 42/19) Accessible
Resolutions
A/HRC/RES/18/8, A/HRC/RES/39/13, A/HRC/RES/42/19

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/66, A/HRC/48/NGO/154

Link to the panel discussion concept note
Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the  23rd meeting

For panel discussions the online inscription for the lists of speakers will open on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 2 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert.

During this session, the list of speakers for each panel discussion will be generated by the system based on the indicated priority and the time of inscription, thus allowing a broader representation of delegations participating in panel discussions over the course of the session. Please refer to the guidance note on the Extranet for further details.

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Keva Lorraine Bain

Keva Lorraine Bain

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for José Francisco Cali Tzay

José Francisco Cali Tzay

Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples
avatar for Megan Davis

Megan Davis

Chair of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
avatar for Anne Nuorgam

Anne Nuorgam

Chair of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
avatar for Ilze Brands Kehris

Ilze Brands Kehris

Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights


Tuesday September 28, 2021 10:00 - 12:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Panel discussion
  • PLENARY MEETING 23rd meeting

10:30 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on the situation of human rights in Afghanistan
Permanent Delegation of the European Union

Contact person:
Ms. MICOVA Jana
E-mail: Jana.MICOVA@ext.eeas.europa.eu
Tel: 022 919 74 00

Tuesday September 28, 2021 10:30 - 12:00 CEST
WebEx

12:00 CEST

Item 4: General debate (continued)
Item 4: Human rights situations that require the Council's attention

Presentation of an oral update of OHCHR on its work to establish the extent of civilian casualties in the Syrian Arab Republic in order to fully assess the number of people killed as a result of 10 years of conflict, followed by a general debate under agenda item 4

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/14, A/HRC/48/NGO/48, A/HRC/48/NGO/113, A/HRC/48/NGO/167


Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 23rd meeting

For general debates, the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 2.5 minutes for member States and 1.5 minutes for observer States and other observers. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert.


Speakers
avatar for Keva Lorraine Bain

Keva Lorraine Bain

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council


Tuesday September 28, 2021 12:00 - 12:20 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 4
  • PLENARY MEETING 23rd meeting

12:20 CEST

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

Item 5: Human rights bodies and mechanisms

Interactive dialogue with the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples on its annual report A/HRC/48/73, an annual study on the status of the rights of indigenous peoples worldwide in the achievement of the ends of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, A/HRC/48/74, and a report on good practices and lessons learned regarding the efforts to achieve the ends of the Declaration, including through reports to the Council on this matter A/HRC/48/75

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/129, A/HRC/48/NGO/160

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 23rd meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Megan Davis

Megan Davis

Chair of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
avatar for Keva Lorraine Bain

Keva Lorraine Bain

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council


Tuesday September 28, 2021 12:20 - 13:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 3 & 5
  • PLENARY MEETING 23rd meeting

13:30 CEST

2nd informal consultations on the draft resolution on technical assistance and capacity-building for Yemen in the field of human rights
Permanent Mission of Egypt on behalf of the Group of Arab States
Contact details:
Mr. Ahmed Moharam
E-mail: egypt_geneva@hotmail.com

Tuesday September 28, 2021 13:30 - 15:00 CEST
Hybrid: WebEx and Room XXVI

15:00 CEST

HALF-DAY PANEL DISCUSSION ON DEEPENING INEQUALITIES EXACERBATED BY THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC (HRC RES. 45/14) Accessible
Resolutions
A/HRC/RES/45/14

Written Statements from NHRIs and NGOs
A/HRC/48/NI/1, A/HRC/48/NI/4, A/HRC/48/NGO/87, A/HRC/48/NGO/147, A/HRC/48/NGO/176

Link to the panel concept note
Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 24th meeting

For panel discussions the online inscription for the lists of speakers will open on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 2 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert.

During this session, the list of speakers for each panel discussion will be generated by the system based on the indicated priority and the time of inscription, thus allowing a broader representation of delegations participating in panel discussions over the course of the session. Please refer to the guidance note on the Extranet for further details.

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Moderators
avatar for Gunilla von Hall

Gunilla von Hall

Foreign Correspondent in Geneva for the Swedish newspaper Svenska Dagbladet

Speakers
avatar for Tlaleng Mofokeng

Tlaleng Mofokeng

Special Rapporteur on the right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
avatar for Professor Joseph E. Stiglitz

Professor Joseph E. Stiglitz

Nobel Laureate Economist, Columbia
avatar for Rt Hon Gordon Brown

Rt Hon Gordon Brown

Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (2007-10) and United Nations Special Envoy for Global Education
avatar for Magdalena Sepúlveda

Magdalena Sepúlveda

Executive Director of the Global Initiative for Economic, Social and Cultural Rights and former Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights


Tuesday September 28, 2021 15:00 - 17:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Panel discussion
  • PLENARY MEETING 24th meeting

16:30 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on realizing a better life for everyone
Permanent mission of China

Contact person:
Mr. Zhao Zhang
E-mail: zhao_zhang@mfa.gov.cn
Tel: 022 879 56 78

Tuesday September 28, 2021 16:30 - 18:00 CEST
WebEx

17:00 CEST

ID with SR on rights of indigenous peoples
Item 3: Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development

Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples (A/HRC/48/54)

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 24th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for José Francisco Cali Tzay

José Francisco Cali Tzay

Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples


Tuesday September 28, 2021 17:00 - 18:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
 
Wednesday, September 29
 

09:00 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on assistance to Somalia in the field of human rights
Permanent Missions of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and Somalia

Contact person:
Ms Jemma Clegg
Email: Jemma.Clegg@fco.gov.uk
Tel.: +41 (0)79 824 18 77

Wednesday September 29, 2021 09:00 - 10:30 CEST
WebEx

10:00 CEST

HIGH-LEVEL PANEL DISCUSSION ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE UNITED NATIONS DECLARATION ON HUMAN RIGHTS EDUCATION AND TRAINING Accessible
Resolutions
World Programme for Human Rights Education: adoption of the plan of action for the fourth phase - A/HRC/RES/42/7

Link to the panel discussion concept note
Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 25th meeting

For panel discussions the online inscription for the lists of speakers will open on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 2 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert.

During this session, the list of speakers for each panel discussion will be generated by the system based on the indicated priority and the time of inscription, thus allowing a broader representation of delegations participating in panel discussions over the course of the session. Please refer to the guidance note on the Extranet for further details.

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Michelle Bachelet

Michelle Bachelet

United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
avatar for Jayathma Wickramanayake

Jayathma Wickramanayake

Envoy of the Secretary-General on Youth
avatar for Stefania Giannini

Stefania Giannini

Assistant Director-General for Education of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
avatar for H.E. Ms. Simona Kustec

H.E. Ms. Simona Kustec

Minister for Education, Science and Sport of Slovenia
avatar for Gwendolyn Ll. Pimentel-Gana

Gwendolyn Ll. Pimentel-Gana

Commissioner of the Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines
avatar for Vernor Muñoz Villalobos

Vernor Muñoz Villalobos

Board Member of Universidad Estatal a Distancia de Costa Rica
avatar for Irfaan Mangera

Irfaan Mangera

Youth Activism Programme Manager at the Ahmed Kathrada Foundation


Wednesday September 29, 2021 10:00 - 12:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Panel discussion
  • PLENARY MEETING 25th meeting

10:30 CEST

Informal consultations on the draft resolution on the situation of human rights in Burundi
Permanent delegation of the European Union

Contact person:
Ms. Marleen Steenbrugghe
Email: Marleen.STEENBRUGGHE@eeas.europa.eu
Tel: 079 120 87 30

Wednesday September 29, 2021 10:30 - 12:00 CEST
WebEx

12:00 CEST

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

Item 5: Human rights bodies and mechanisms

Interactive dialogue with the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples on its annual report A/HRC/48/73, an annual study on the status of the rights of indigenous peoples worldwide in the achievement of the ends of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, A/HRC/48/74, and a report on good practices and lessons learned regarding the efforts to achieve the ends of the Declaration, including through reports to the Council on this matter A/HRC/48/75

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/129, A/HRC/48/NGO/160

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 23rd meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Megan Davis

Megan Davis

Chair of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples


Wednesday September 29, 2021 12:00 - 12:30 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 3 & 5
  • PLENARY MEETING 25th meeting

12:30 CEST

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

Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples (A/HRC/48/54)

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 25th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for José Francisco Cali Tzay

José Francisco Cali Tzay

Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples


Wednesday September 29, 2021 12:30 - 13:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 3 & 5
  • PLENARY MEETING 25th meeting

13:00 CEST

13:00 CEST

15:00 CEST

PANEL DISCUSSION ON THE PROMOTION AND PROTECTION OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE CONTEXT OF PEACEFUL PROTESTS Accessible
Resolutions
The promotion and protection of human rights in the context of peaceful protests - A/HRC/RES/44/20

NHRI Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NI/2

Link to panel discussion concept note
Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 26th meeting

For panel discussions the online inscription for the lists of speakers will open on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 2 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert.

During this session, the list of speakers for each panel discussion will be generated by the system based on the indicated priority and the time of inscription, thus allowing a broader representation of delegations participating in panel discussions over the course of the session. Please refer to the guidance note on the Extranet for further details.

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Michelle Bachelet

Michelle Bachelet

United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
avatar for Commissioner Luís Carrilho

Commissioner Luís Carrilho

United Nations Police Adviser
avatar for Yuri Sterk

Yuri Sterk

Vice-President of the Human Rights Council
avatar for Clément Nyaletsossi Voule

Clément Nyaletsossi Voule

Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
avatar for Yuval Shany

Yuval Shany

Hersch Lauterpacht Chair in Public International Law at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and former Chair of the Human Rights Committee
avatar for Lysa John

Lysa John

Secretary General of CIVICUS


Wednesday September 29, 2021 15:00 - 17:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Panel discussion
  • PLENARY MEETING 26th meeting

16:30 CEST

CANCELLED - Informal consultations on the draft resolution on the question of the death penalty
Permanent missions of Belgium, Benin, Costa Rica, France, Mexico, Mongolia, republic of Moldova and Switzerland

Contact person:
Ms. Barbara Fontana
E-mail: barbara.fontana@eda.admin.ch
Tel: + 41 58 482 24 03

Wednesday September 29, 2021 16:30 - 18:00 CEST
WebEx

17:00 CEST

ID on SG report on reprisals
Item 5: Human rights bodies and mechanisms

Interactive dialogue on the Secretary-General's report on cooperation with the United Nations, its representatives and mechanisms in the field of human rights, pursuant to resolution 36/21 (A/HRC/48/28)

Written statements from NHRIs and NGOs
A/HRC/48/NI/3
A/HRC/48/NGO/173

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 26th meeting, part I, part II

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Wednesday September 29, 2021 17:00 - 18:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 5
  • PLENARY MEETING 26th meeting
 
Thursday, September 30
 

09:00 CEST

ID on SG report on reprisals (cont'd)
Item 5: Human rights bodies and mechanisms

Interactive dialogue on the Secretary-General's report on cooperation with the United Nations, its representatives and mechanisms in the field of human rights, pursuant to resolution 36/21 (A/HRC/48/28)

Written statements from NHRIs and NGOs
A/HRC/48/NI/3
A/HRC/48/NGO/173

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 27th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Thursday September 30, 2021 09:00 - 09:45 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 5
  • PLENARY MEETING 27th meeting

09:45 CEST

ID with Advisory Committee
Item 5: Human rights bodies and mechanisms

Interactive dialogue with the Human Rights Council Advisory Committee 71 on resolution 34/8, the Human Rights Council requested the Advisory Committee on its reports (A/HRC/48/66, A/HRC/48/71, A/HRC/48/72)

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 27th meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Thursday September 30, 2021 09:45 - 11:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 5
  • PLENARY MEETING 27th meeting

11:00 CEST

Item 5 General Debate
Item 5: Human rights bodies and mechanisms

The communications report of the special procedures (A/HRC/48/3)

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 27th meeting


For general debates, the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 2.5 minutes for member States and 1.5 minutes for observer States and other observers. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert.


The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Thursday September 30, 2021 11:00 - 13:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 5
  • PLENARY MEETING 27th meeting

13:00 CEST

UPR Adoptions (exact time TBC)
Namibia (A/HRC/48/4, A/HRC/48/4/Add.1), the Niger (A/HRC/48/5, A/HRC/48/5/Add.1 ), Mozambique (A/HRC/48/6, A/HRC/48/6/Add.1), Estonia (A/HRC/48/7, A/HRC/48/7/Add.1), Belgium (A/HRC/48/8, A/HRC/48/8/Add.1), Paraguay (A/HRC/48/9, A/HRC/48/9/Add.1), Denmark (A/HRC/48/10, A/HRC/48/10/Add.1), Somalia (A/HRC/48/11, A/HRC/48/11/Add.1), Palau (A/HRC/48/12), Solomon Islands (A/HRC/48/13, A/HRC/48/13/Add.1), Seychelles (A/HRC/48/14, A/HRC/48/14/Add.1), Latvia (A/HRC/48/15, A/HRC/48/15/Add.1, A/HRC/48/5/Add.1/Corr.1 ), Singapore (A/HRC/48/16, A/HRC/48/16/Add.1) and Sierra Leone (A/HRC/48/17, A/HRC/48/17/Add.1)

The adoptions will take place consecutively one after another, in order to ensure the most efficient use of time. Delegations are kindly requested to follow announcements made in Room XX or sent through the SMS alert in order to be present for the adoption of the UPR outcomes.

Thursday September 30, 2021 13:00 - 15:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 6
  • PLENARY MEETING 28th meeting

15:00 CEST

UPR Adoptions

Thursday September 30, 2021 15:00 - 18:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 6
  • PLENARY MEETING 29th meeting
 
Friday, October 1
 

09:00 CEST

UPR Adoptions

Friday October 1, 2021 09:00 - 12:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 6
  • PLENARY MEETING 30th meeting

12:00 CEST

UPR Adoptions

Friday October 1, 2021 12:00 - 15:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 6
  • PLENARY MEETING 31st meeting

15:00 CEST

Item 6 General debate
Item 6: Universal periodic review

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/16

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the meeting


For general debates, the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 2.5 minutes for member States and 1.5 minutes for observer States and other observers. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert.


The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Friday October 1, 2021 15:00 - 17:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 6
  • PLENARY MEETING 32nd meeting

17:00 CEST

Item 7: presentation of reports and oral updates, followed by General Debate (evening meeting to continue until the end of Item 7)
Item 7: Human rights situation in Palestine and other occupied Arab territories

Ensuring respect for international human rights law and international humanitarian law in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, and in Israel

Oral update by High Commissioner on the progress made in the implementation of resolution S-30/1

Human rights situation in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem

Report of the High Commissioner on the allocation of water resources in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem (resolution 43/32, A/HRC/48/43).

Written statements from NHRIs and NGOs
A/HRC/48/NI/5
A/HRC/48/NGO/34, A/HRC/48/NGO/40, A/HRC/48/NGO/52, A/HRC/48/NGO/68, A/HRC/48/NGO/90, A/HRC/48/NGO/128, A/HRC/48/NGO/145, A/HRC/48/NGO/150, A/HRC/48/NGO/151, A/HRC/48/NGO/152

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the meeting

For general debates, the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 2.5 minutes for member States and 1.5 minutes for observer States and other observers. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert.


The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Friday October 1, 2021 17:00 - 19:30 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 7
  • PLENARY MEETING 32nd meeting
 
Monday, October 4
 

10:00 CEST

Item 8 General Debate
Item 8: Follow-up to and implementation of the Vienna Declaration and Programme of Action

The note by the Secretariat on the report of OHCHR on the contribution of the respect for all universal, indivisible, interdependent, interrelated and mutually reinforcing human rights and fundamental freedoms to achieving the purposes and upholding the principles of the Charter of the United Nations (resolution 44/23, A/HRC/48/44)

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the meeting


For general debates, the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 2.5 minutes for member States and 1.5 minutes for observer States and other observers. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert.


The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Monday October 4, 2021 10:00 - 12:15 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 8
  • PLENARY MEETING 33th meeting

11:00 CEST

12:15 CEST

ID with WG African Descent
Item 9: Racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related forms of intolerance: follow-up to and implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action

Interactive dialogue with the Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent on its annual report (resolution 45/24, A/HRC/48/78)

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers will open on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Dominique Day, Chairperson

Dominique Day, Chairperson

Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
avatar for Catherine S. Namakula

Catherine S. Namakula

Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
avatar for Ahmed Reid

Ahmed Reid

Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
avatar for Miriam Ekiudoko

Miriam Ekiudoko

Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
avatar for Sushil Raj

Sushil Raj

Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent


Monday October 4, 2021 12:15 - 13:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 9
  • PLENARY MEETING 33rd meeting

13:00 CEST

15:00 CEST

ID with WG African Descent (continued)
Item 9: Racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related forms of intolerance: follow-up to and implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action

Interactive dialogue with the Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent on its annual report (resolution 45/24A/HRC/48/78)

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 1st meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers will open on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Dominique Day, Chairperson

Dominique Day, Chairperson

Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
avatar for Miriam Ekiudoko

Miriam Ekiudoko

Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
avatar for Catherine S. Namakula

Catherine S. Namakula

Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
avatar for Sushil Raj

Sushil Raj

Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
avatar for Ahmed Reid

Ahmed Reid

Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent


Monday October 4, 2021 15:00 - 15:30 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 9
  • PLENARY MEETING 34th meeting

15:30 CEST

ID with SR on racism
Item 9: Racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related forms of intolerance: follow-up to and implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action

Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance on their annual report (resolution 43/36), and a report prepared pursuant to General Assembly resolution 75/169 (A/HRC/48/76, A/HRC/48/77)

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/158
A/HRC/48/NGO/179

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for E. Tendayi Achiume

E. Tendayi Achiume

Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance


Monday October 4, 2021 15:30 - 17:15 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 9
  • PLENARY MEETING 34th meeting

17:15 CEST

Item 9: General Debate
Item 9:  Racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related forms of intolerance: follow-up to and implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action

A note by the Secretariat on the report of the Ad Hoc Committee on the Elaboration of Complementary Standards to the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (A/HRC/48/85)

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/78, A/HRC/48/NGO/116, A/HRC/48/NGO/121, A/HRC/48/NGO/123, A/HRC/48/NGO/177

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the meeting


For general debates, the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 2.5 minutes for member States and 1.5 minutes for observer States and other observers. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert.


The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Monday October 4, 2021 17:15 - 18:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 9
  • PLENARY MEETING 34th meeting
 
Tuesday, October 5
 

10:00 CEST

Item 9: General Debate (continued)
Item 9:  Racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related forms of intolerance: follow-up to and implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action

A note by the Secretariat on the report of the Ad Hoc Committee on the Elaboration of Complementary Standards to the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (A/HRC/48/85)

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/78, A/HRC/48/NGO/116, A/HRC/48/NGO/121, A/HRC/48/NGO/123, A/HRC/48/NGO/177

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the meeting


For general debates, the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 2.5 minutes for member States and 1.5 minutes for observer States and other observers. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert.


The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Tuesday October 5, 2021 10:00 - 12:15 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 9
  • PLENARY MEETING 35th meeting

12:15 CEST

ID on HC oral update on Ukraine
Item 10: Technical assistance and capacity-building

Cooperation with and assistance to Ukraine in the field of human rights

Interactive dialogue on an oral update of the High Commissioner regarding the findings of the periodic reports of OHCHR on the situation of human rights in Ukraine

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/5


Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Tuesday October 5, 2021 12:15 - 13:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom

15:00 CEST

ID on HC oral update on Ukraine (continued)
Item 10: Technical assistance and capacity-building

Cooperation with and assistance to Ukraine in the field of human rights

Interactive dialogue on an oral update of the High Commissioner regarding the findings of the periodic reports of OHCHR on the situation of human rights in Ukraine

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/5

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Tuesday October 5, 2021 15:00 - 16:30 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 10
  • PLENARY MEETING 36th meeting

16:30 CEST

Enhanced ID on HC report on the Democratic Republic of Congo and final report of experts on Kasai
Item 10: Technical assistance and capacity-building

Technical assistance and capacity-building in the field of human rights in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Interactive dialogue on a comprehensive report of the High Commissioner on the situation of human rights in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and on the final report of the team of international experts on the situation in Kasai (resolution 45/34, A/HRC/48/47, A/HRC/48/82)

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/181

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Tuesday October 5, 2021 16:30 - 18:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 10
  • PLENARY MEETING 36th meeting
 
Wednesday, October 6
 

10:00 CEST

Enhanced ID on the oral update of the HC on South Sudan
Item 10: Technical assistance and capacity-building

Technical assistance and capacity-building for South Sudan

Enhanced interactive dialogue on an oral update by the High Commissioner, pursuant to resolution 46/29, with the participation of representatives of the African Union

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 1st meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Wednesday October 6, 2021 10:00 - 11:10 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 10
  • PLENARY MEETING 37th meeting

11:10 CEST

ID with SR on Cambodia
Item 10: Technical assistance and capacity-building

Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Cambodia on their report (A/HRC/48/79)
Situation of human rights in Cambodia - Report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Cambodia: comments by the State - A/HRC/48/79/Add.1

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 1st meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Vitit Muntarbhorn

Vitit Muntarbhorn

Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Cambodia


Wednesday October 6, 2021 11:10 - 12:30 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 10
  • PLENARY MEETING 37th meeting

12:30 CEST

Enhanced ID on the report of the HC on the Sudan
Item 10: Technical assistance and capacity-building

Enhanced interactive dialogue on a report of the High Commissioner on technical assistance and capacity-building to further improve human rights in the Sudan (resolution 45/25, A/HRC/48/46)

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Wednesday October 6, 2021 12:30 - 13:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 10
  • PLENARY MEETING 37th meeting

15:00 CEST

Enhanced ID on the report of the HC on the Sudan (continued)
Item 10: Technical assistance and capacity-building

Enhanced interactive dialogue on a report of the High Commissioner on technical assistance and capacity-building to further improve human rights in the Sudan (resolution 45/25, A/HRC/48/46)

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 1st meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Wednesday October 6, 2021 15:00 - 16:15 CEST
Room XX / Zoom

16:15 CEST

ID with IE on Somalia
Item 10: Technical assistance and capacity-building

Interactive dialogue with the Independent Expert on the situation of human rights in Somalia on their report (A/HRC/48/80)

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/143

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Isha Dyfan

Isha Dyfan

Independent Expert on the situation of human rights in Somalia


Wednesday October 6, 2021 16:15 - 17:30 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 10
  • PLENARY MEETING 38th meeting

17:30 CEST

ID with IE on Central African Republic
Item 10: Technical assistance and capacity-building

Interactive dialogue with the Independent Expert on the situation of human rights in the Central African Republic on their report (A/HRC/48/81)

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Yao Agbetse

Yao Agbetse

Independent Expert on the situation of human rights in Central African Republic


Wednesday October 6, 2021 17:30 - 18:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
 
Thursday, October 7
 

09:00 CEST

ID with IE on Central African Republic (continued)
Item 10: Technical assistance and capacity-building

Interactive dialogue with the Independent Expert on the situation of human rights in the Central African Republic on their report (A/HRC/48/81)

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the 1st meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Speakers
avatar for Yao Agbetse

Yao Agbetse

Independent Expert on the situation of human rights in Central African Republic


Thursday October 7, 2021 09:00 - 09:45 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 10
  • PLENARY MEETING 39th meeting

09:45 CEST

ID with Fact-finding mission on Libya
Item 10: Technical assistance and capacity-building  

Interactive dialogue with a fact-finding mission on the human rights situation in Libya, on its report (A/HRC/48/83)

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the meeting

For interactive dialogues the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 1.5 minutes for all. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert

The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Thursday October 7, 2021 09:45 - 11:30 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 10
  • PLENARY MEETING 39th meeting

11:30 CEST

Item 10: Presentation of HC/SG country reports and oral updates, followed by General Debate
Item 10: Technical assistance and capacity-building

Advisory services and technical assistance for Cambodia

Report of the Secretary-General on the role and achievements of OHCHR in assisting the Government and the people of Cambodia in the promotion and protection of human rights (resolution 42/37, A/HRC/48/49)

Cooperation with Georgia

Report of the High Commissioner on technical assistance through the OHCHR office in Tbilisi (resolution 46/30, A/HRC/48/45)

Technical cooperation and capacity-building for the promotion and protection of human rights in the Philippines

Oral update by the High Commissioner on the progress and results of technical cooperation and capacity-building for the promotion and protection of human rights in the Philippines (resolution 45/33)

Technical assistance and capacity-building for Yemen in the field of human rights

Report of the High Commissioner on substantive capacity-building and technical assistance to the Government of Yemen and technical support to the National Commission of Inquiry to ensure that the National Commission continues to investigate allegations of violations and abuses committed by all parties to the conflict in Yemen (resolution 45/26, A/HRC/48/48)

NGO Written Statements
A/HRC/48/NGO/169, A/HRC/48/NGO/182, A/HRC/48/NGO/180, A/HRC/48/NGO/114, A/HRC/48/NGO/133

Link to webcast archive
Link to the full transcript of the meeting


For general debates, the online inscription for the lists of speakers opened on Tuesday, 7 September at 4 p.m., and will close 24 hours before the meeting in which the respective debate is scheduled to start. In exceptional cases, after the online inscription has closed, delegations may still inscribe or withdraw by sending an email to ohchr-hrclistofspeakers@un.org. NHRIs and NGOS are also requested to inscribe online and NGOs are requested to confirm their on-line registration at ngoconfirmation@ohchr.org.

Speaking time is 2.5 minutes for member States and 1.5 minutes for observer States and other observers. Please also refer to announcements made in Room XX, and through Sched and SMS alert.


The lists of speakers will be made available on the Extranet the day before the debate or dialogue is scheduled to start and will be updated live.

Thursday October 7, 2021 11:30 - 15:30 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 10
  • PLENARY MEETING 39th meeting

15:30 CEST

Decisions and conclusions
Pages - Draft resolutions, decisions and President’s statements (ohchr.org) 

Item 1
L.28 (President’s statement)

Item 2
L.11
L.24/Rev.1 (oral revision) and amendments L.44, L.45, L.46, L.47 and L.48
(amendment L.43 WITHDRAWN)

Item 3 
L.4/Rev.1
L.5/Rev.1
L.9/Rev.1
L.12


Thursday October 7, 2021 15:30 - 18:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 1
  • PLENARY MEETING 41st meeting
 
Friday, October 8
 

09:00 CEST

Decisions and conclusions (cont’d)
Pages - Draft resolutions, decisions and President’s statements (ohchr.org) 

Item 3
L.7/Rev.1 (oral revision) and amendments L.31, L.61 (oral revision) and L.62
L.8 (oral revision) and amendments L.58, L.59 and L.60
L.13
L.14
L.17/Rev.1 and amendments L.63, L.64, L.65 and L.66
L.18
L.22

[afternoon] L.23/Rev.1 (oral revision) and amendments L.33, L.34, L.35, L.36, L.37, L.38, L.39, L.40, L.41 and L.42 (amendments L.29 and L.30 WITHDRAWN)
L.26/Rev.1
L.27 (oral revision) (amendment L.32 WITHDRAWN)

Item 4
L.10
L.19/Rev.1

Item 5
L.21/Rev.1 and amendments L.49, L.50, L.51, L.52, L.53, L.54, L.55, L.56 and L.57

Item 9
L.3/Rev.1

Item 10
L.1
L.2 (oral revision)
L.6
L.15/Rev.1
L.16 (oral revision)
L.20/Rev.1
L.25

Friday October 8, 2021 09:00 - 12:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 1
  • PLENARY MEETING 42nd meeting

12:00 CEST

Decisions and conclusions (cont’d)
Friday October 8, 2021 12:00 - 15:00 CEST
Room XX / Zoom
  Item 1
  • PLENARY MEETING 43rd meeting

15:00 CEST

Decisions and conclusions (cont’d)
Friday October 8, 2021 15:00 - 18:00 CEST
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