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Panel Discussion on Eliminating and preventing domestic violence - 15th Meeting 29th Regular Session of Human Rights Council
19 Jun 2015 -  Annual full-day discussion on the human rights of women

Panel 1: Eliminating and preventing domestic violence against women and girls

Chair: H.E. Mr. Joachim Ruecker, President of the Human Rights Council

Opening statement: Ms. Flavia Pansieri, United Nations Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights

Moderator: Moderator: Ms. Nyaradzayi Gumbonzvanda, General Secretary, World YWCA, and African Union Goodwill Ambassador for the Campaign to End Child Marriage

Panellists:
• H.E. Ms. Marie Yves Rose Morquette Myrtil, Minister on the Status of Women and Women’s Rights, Haiti
• H.E. Ms. Blanca Hernández Oliver, Spain’s Government Delegate for Gender-based Violence
• Mr. Nur Hasyim, Aliansi Laki-Laki Baru Indonesia and Member of the Secretary-General’s UNiTE Network of Men Leaders to End Violence against Women
• Ms. Begoña Lasagabaster, Director a.i., Policy Division, UN Women
• Ms. Julia Estela Monárrez Fragoso, Professor and Researcher, El Colegio de la Frontera Norte, Mexico
• Mr. Sven Pfeiffer, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

- 15th Plenary Meeting 29th Regular Session of the Human Rights Council.

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SPEAKERS
European Union, Ms. Christina Kokkonauis
China (on behalf of a Like-Minded Group of States), Mr. Wu Hailong
Morocco (on behalf of Groupe Francophone), Mr. Mohamed Auajjar
Algeria (on behalf of the African Group), Mr. Zoheir Kherrour
Philippines (on behalf of ASEAN), Ms. Cecilia B. Rebong
Norway (on behalf of the Nordic States), Mr. Steffen Kongstad
Ecuador (on behalf of CELAC), Mr. Alfonso Morales
Mexico, Mr. Roberto De Leon
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Ms. Anne Jahren
Albania, Ms. Filloreta Khodra
Paraguay, Ms. Belene Morra
Egypt, Mr. Amr Essam
NHRi, Ms. Raabea Naciri
Verein Sudwind Entwicklungspolitik, Ms. Zamini Sholeh
Allied Rainbow Communities International, Ms. Helen Nolan
Ecuador (on behalf of CELAC), Mr. Alfonso Morales
United States of America, Ms. Lesli Marks
Brazil, Ms. Regina Maria Cordeiro Dunlop
Republic of Korea, Mr. Choi Seokyoung
Argentina, Ms. Victoria Gobbi
Indonesia, Ms. Grata Endah Werdaningtyas
Monaco, Mr. Johannes De Millo Terrazzani
OCI, Mr. Slimane Chikh
Nicaragua, Mr. Néstor Cruz Toruño
Iraq, Mr. Abdullah Rasheed
Nepal, Mr. Suresh Adhikari
Slovenia (on behalf of a Group of States), Mr. Jurij Zerovec
Friends World Committee for Consultation, Ms. Laurel Townhead
Action Canada for Population and Development, Ms. Karolina Wieckiewicz
Indian Law Resource Centre, MsJana Walker
Germany, Ms. Natalia Boba Jurisic
Chili, Mr. Jaime Moscoso
Namibia, Ms. Gladice Pickering
Holy See, Mr. Richard Allen Gyhra
Mali, Mr. Ayathiam Diallo
Africa Culture International, Mr. Mauricio Betancurt
Sierra Leone, Ms. Yvette Stevens
Thailand, Ms. Chalongkwan Tavarayuth
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