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Panel discussion on Maternal Mortality - 27th Meeting, 34th Regular Session Human Rights Council
9 Mar 2017 -  Panel discussion on preventable maternal mortality and morbidity and human rights
Chair: H.E. Mr. Mouayed Saleh, Vice-President and Rapporteur of the Human Rights Council
Opening statement: Ms. Kate Gilmore, United Nations Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights
Moderator: H.E. Ms. Beatriz Londoño Soto, Permanent Representative of Colombia to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva

Panellists:
• Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)
• Dr. Carmen Barroso, Co-Chair of the Independent Accountability Panel
• Dr. Arzu Rana Deuba, Member of Parliament, Nepal
• Dr. Flavia Bustreo, Assistant Director-General for Family, Women's and Children's Health, World Health Organization (WHO)

34th Regular Session of the Human Rights Council.

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SPEAKERS
Ms. Kate Gilmore, Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights
European Union, Ms. Jana Micova
Tunisia (On Behalf of the African Group), Ms. Antissar Ben Attitallah
Uruguay (On Behalf of the a Group Countries), Ms. Dianela Pi Cedrés
Sweden (On Behalf of the a Group of Countries), Ms. Veronika Bard
Colombia (On Behalf of the a Group of Countries), Mr. Carlos Enrique Valencia Muñoz
Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Mr. Babatunde Osotimehin
Portugal, Ms. Claudia Redinha
Australia, Ms. Grace Naug
Brazil, Ms. Márcia Canário De Oliveira
Viet Nam, Ms. Le Duchanh
Indonesia , Mr. Michael Tene
Sudan, Mr. Mustafa Osman Ismail Elamin
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of), Mr. Luis Daniani
Associazione Comunita Papa Giovanni XXIII , Ms. Maria Mercedes Rossi (Joint statement)
Amnesty International, Ms. Rosemary Ann Harrison
Action Canada for Population and Development, Ms. Nomtika Mjwanq
Member of Nepalese Constituent Assembly, Nepal Congress, Ms. Arzu Rana Deuba
Co-Chair of the Independent Accountability Panel, Ms. Carmen Barosso
Assistant Director General, WHO, Ms. Flavia Bustreo
Co-Chair of the Independent Accountability Panel, Ms. Carmen Barosso
Member of Nepalese Constituent Assembly, Nepal Congress, Ms. Arzu Rana Deuba
United States Of America, Mr. Gib Brown
New Zealand, Ms. Emily Buist-Catherwood
Chile, Ms. Rosalía Framil
Botswana, Mr. Johnson Phologo Gaumakwe
El Salvador, Ms. Carmen Elena Castillo
Fiji, Ms. Sudeshna Banik
India, Mr. Sadre Alam
Bolivia (Plurinational State of ), Mr. Olmer Torrejon Alcoba
Ecuador, Mr. Walter Schuldt
Israel, Ms. Orit Kremer
Mongolia, Ms. Nyamjav Achgerel
Switzerland, Ms. Julie Meylan
Swedish Association for Sexuality Education, Mr. Wilson De Los Reyes Aragon
Alliance Defending Freedom, Mr. Ruben Navarro
Plan International, Inc., Ms. Anne-Sophie Lois
Assistant Director General, WHO, Ms. Flavia Bustreo
Co-Chair of the Independent Accountability Panel, Ms. Carmen Barosso
Member of Nepalese Constituent Assembly, Nepal Congress, Ms. Arzu Rana Deuba
Co-Chair of the Independent Accountability Panel, Ms. Carmen Barosso
Assistant Director General, WHO, Ms. Flavia Bustreo
Member of Nepalese Constituent Assembly, Nepal Congress, Ms. Arzu Rana Deuba
Assistant Director General, WHO, Ms. Flavia Bustreo
Co-Chair of the Independent Accountability Panel, Ms. Carmen Barosso
Member of Nepalese Constituent Assembl y, Nepal Congress, Ms. Arzu Rana Deuba
Assistant Director General, WHO, Ms. Flavia Bustreo
Co-Chair of the Independent Accountability Panel, Ms. Carmen Barosso