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Ban Ki-moon, Panel Discussion on human rights Challenges and the way forward - 13th Meeting, 28th Regular Session Human Rights Council
6 Mar 2015 -  Annual full-day discussion on human rights and climate change Challenges and ways forward towards the realization of human rights for all, including the right to development, in particular those in vulnerable situations, as well as measures and best practices to promote and protect human rights that can be adopted by States in addressing the adverse effects of climate change on the full and effective enjoyment of human rights

Chair: H.E. Mr. Joachim Ruecker, President of the Human Rights Council
Introduction: Video message by Mr. Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations
Opening statement: Ms. Flavia Pansieri, United Nations Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights
Moderator: Mr. Martin Khor, Executive Director, South Centre
Panellists: • H.E. Mr. Anote Tong, President of the Republic of Kiribati
• H.E. Mr. Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh
• Ms. Mary Robinson, President, Mary Robinson Foundation – Climate Justice
• Mr. Dan Bondi Ogolla, Coordinator and Principal Legal Adviser, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
• Ms. Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples
• Mr. Mithika Mwenda, Secretary General, Pan-African Climate Justice Alliance

28th Regular Session of the Human Rights Council.

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