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Panel Discussion on the protection of the family - 13th Meeting 27th Regular Session of Human Rights Council
15 Sep 2014 -  Panel discussion on the protection of the family and its members
Chair: H.E. Mr. Baudelaire Ndong Ella, President of the Human Rights Council
Moderator: H.E. Ms. Yvette Stevens, Permanent Representative of Sierra Leone to the United Nations in Geneva
Introductory remarks: Ms. Jane Connors, Director, Research and Right to Development Division, Office the High Commissioner for Human Rights
• Mr. Aslan Khuseinovich Abashidze, Member of the Committee on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights;
• Ms. Hiranti Wijemanne, Member of the Committee on the Rights of the Child;
• Ms. Zitha Mokomane, Chief Research Specialist, Human and Social Development Research Program, Human Sciences Research Council of South Africa;
• Ms. Karen Bogenschneider, Rothermel Bascom professor of Human Ecology, University of Wisconsin;
• Ms. Rosa Inés Floriano Carrera, Coordinator, Department of Life, Justice and Peace, Caritas, Colombia

- 13th Plenary Meeting 27th Regular Session of the Human Rights Council.

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Chile, Ms. Marta Maurás
Egypt (on behalf of the Main Sponsors of Resolution 26/10), Mr. Amr Ramadan
Russian Federation (on behalf of LMG), Ms. Marina Korunova
Australia (on behalf of a group of countries), Mr. John Quinn
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (on behalf of a group of countries), Mr. James McLaughlin
Pakistan (on behalf of OIC), Mr. Afaq Ahmad
United States of America (on behalf of a group of countries), Mr. Eric Richardson
Finland (on behalf of Nordic Countries), Ms. Päivi Kairamo
Uruguay (on behalf of Core group CEFM), Ms. Laura Dupuy Lasserre
European Union, Ms. Christina Kokkinakis
Slovenia (on behalf of a group of countries), Mr. Vojislav Šuc
Costa Rica (on behalf of CELAC), Mr. Manuel B. Dengo
Allied Rainbow Communities International, Ms. Jabulani Pereira (Joint Statement)
Plan International Inc., Ms. Veronica Forcignano (Joint Statement)
The Seedbed of all Human Rights, Ms. Susan Roylance
Ethiopia (on behalf of African Group)
United Arab Emirates (on behalf of Arab Group), Mr. Obaid Salem Saeed Al Zaabi
Iran (Islamic Republic of) (on behalf of a group of countries), Ms. Zahra Ershadi
Estonia, Mr. Jüri Seilenthal
Czech Republic, Ms. Katerina Sequensová
Syrian Arab Republic, Ms. Khawla Youssef
Norway, Ms. Harriet E. Berg
Egypt, Mr. Amr Essam
Russian Federation, Ms. Anastasia Bagdatieva
Namibia, Ms. Sabine Böhlke-Möller
Sierra Leone, Ms. Cassandra Labor-Bangura
Germany, Mr. Joachim Rücker
Group of NGOs related to rights of the child
Caritas International, Mr. Robert Vitillo (Joint Statement)
Sudan, Ms. Mawahib Mohamed Ahmed Aelhag
Ireland, Ms. Patricia O’Brien
Qatar, Ms. Noor Ibrahim Al-Sada