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Panel Discussion on 50th anniversary of International Covenants on Human Rights - 4th Meeting, 31st Regular Session Human Rights Council
1 Mar 2016 -  High-level panel discussion on the fiftieth anniversary of the International Covenants on Human Rights: universality, indivisibility, interdependence and interrelatedness of all human rights Chair: H.E. Mr. Choi Kyonglim, President of the Human Rights Council

Opening statements:
Mr. Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
Mr. Gennady Gatilov, Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation

• Mr. Fabián Omar Salvioli, Chair of the Human Rights Committee
• Mr. Waleed Sadi, Chair of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
• Ms. Catarina de Albuquerque, Executive Chair of the Sanitation and Water For All Partnership
• Mr. Andrey Klishas, Chairperson of the Committee on Constitutional Legislation and State-Building of the Council of the Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation
• Ms. Sakiko Fukuda-Parr, Professor of International Affairs, The New School

31st Regular Session of the Human Rights Council.

HRC extranet (information on daily updates, draft documentation, copies of oral statements etc.)


Deputy Prime Minister, Kyrgyzstan, Ms. Gulmira Kudaiberdieva
H.E. Ms. Nilma Lino Gomes, Minister for Women, Racial Equality and Human Rights, Brazil
H.E. Ms. Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Botswana
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Viet Nam ,Mr. Ha Kim Ngoc
Greece, Mr. Loannis Amanatidis
European Union, Mr. Stavros Lambrinidis
Slovenia on behalf of group of States, Ms. Dragoljuba Bencina
Australia, Mr. Philip Ruddock
Finland on behalf of Nordic States, Ms. Nina Nordström
Pakistan on behalf OIC, Ms. Tehmina Janjua
Russian Federation on behalf of LMG, Mr. Alexey Borodavkin
South Africa on behalf of African Group, Ms. Ncumisa Pamella Notutela
on behalf of NHRI of Malaysia, Ms. Kate Rose
Centre pour les Droits Civils rt Politiques CCPR, Mr. Patrick Mutzenberg
Human Rights Foundation , Ms. Anna Innocenti
China, Ms. Liu Hua
France, Mr. Samuel Brunet
Bolivia, Ms. Nardi Suxo Iturry
Namibia, Ms. Sabine Böhlke-Möller
Netherlands, Mr. Roderick Van Schreven
Nepal , Mr. Deepak Dhital
Indonesia, Mr. Robert Matheus Michael Tene
Colombia, Ms. Beatriz Londoño
Mexico, Mr. Guillaume Michel
Philippines, Ms. Cecilia B. Rebong
Commission Nationale des Droits de l'Homme de la Mauritanie, Ms. Irabiha Abdel Wedoud
Pacific Disability Forum, Mr. Setarki Macamawai
Espace Pacifique International, Mr. Gnienhoun Abdoulaye Nazaine
Pakistan, Ms. Saima Saleem
Sudan, Ms. Azza Mohammed Abdalla Hassan
Egypt, Ms. Shahinda Emadeldin
Romania ,Mr. Adrian Cosmin Vierita
India, Mr. Ajit Kumar
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) ,Mr. Jorge Valero
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, Ms. Maria Muñoz Maraver