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Panel discussion on climate Change and Health - 11th Meeting, 31st Regular Session Human Rights Council
2 Mar 2016 -  Panel discussion on climate change and the right to health
Chair: H.E. Mr. Choi Kyonglim, President of the Human Rights Council
Opening statements: Ms. Kate Gilmore, United Nations Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights
Keynote speaker: Dr. Margaret Chan, Director-General, World Health Organization
Moderator: H.E. Mr. Trung Thanh Nguyen, Permanent Representative of Viet Nam to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva

Panellists:
• Mr. Dainius Puras, Special Rapporteur on the right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
• Dr. Lilibeth C. David, Undersecretary, Department of Health, Philippines
• Ms. Cristina Tirado, Adjunct Associate Professor, University of California Los Angeles
• Ms. Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim, Coordinator, Association for Indigenous Women and Peoples of Chad
A/HRC/31/36

31st Regular Session of the Human Rights Council.

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

SPEAKERS

South Africa, Ms. Ncumisa Pamella Notutela
Slovenia on behalf of group of States, Mr. Vojislav Šuc
European Union, Ms. Nicole Miller
Philippines on behalf of group of States, Ms. Cecilia B. Rebong
Pakistan on behalf of OIC, Mr. Aamar Aftab Qureshi
Dominican Republic on behalf of CELAC, Ms. Katherine Urbaez
Iceland on behalf of group of States, Mr. Martin Eyjólfsson
Russian Federation, Ms. Anastasia Bagdatieva
Samoa, Ms. Ohve Vagi
Egypt, Mr. Amr Essameldin Sadek Ahmed
United States of America, Ms. Amanda Jessen
France, Ms. Elisabeth Laurin
Franciscans International, Mr. Budi Tjahjono
American Association of Jurists, Mr. Gajardo Alexandre
WILPF, Ms. Claire O'Donnell
Adjunct Associate Professor, University of California Los Angeles, Ms. Cristina Tirado
Coordinator, Association for Indigenous Women and Peoples of Chad, Ms. Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim
Undersecretary, Department of Health, Philippines, Dr. Lilibeth C. David
Special Rapporteur on the right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health, Mr. Dainius Puras
Adjunct Associate Professor, University of California Los Angeles, Ms. Cristina Tirado
Paraguay, Mr. Miguel Ricardo Candia Ibarra
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Ms. Jinelle Adams
China, Mr. Wang Yi
United Arab Emirates, Ms. Aalya Helal Zaid Alshehhi
Bangladesh, Mr. Shameem Ahsan
Panama, Mr. Jorge F. Corrales Hidalgo
Georgia, Mr. Temuri Pipia
Peru, Ms. María Antonia Masana García
Albania, Ms. Filloreta Kodra
South Africa on behalf of African Group, Mr. Xavier Amelio Carim
Spain, Mr. Luis Ángel Redondo Gómez
Italy, Ms. Simona Battiloro
Indian Council of South America, Mr. Leonardo Rodriguez
Khiam Rehabilitation Center for the Victims of Torture, Ms. Loubna Yehya
Arab Commission for Human Rights, Ms. Shahneela Tariq
Tunisia , Mr. Sami Bougacha
Russian Federation, Mr. Sergey Kondratiev
Ireland, Mr. James C. O’shea
Chile, Ms. Marta Maurás
Brazil, Mr. João Lucas Quental Novaes De Almeida
Maldives, Ms. Hala Hameed
El Salvador, Mr. Joaquín Alexander Maza Martelli
Malawi, Mr. Ernest M. Makawa
Adjunct Associate Professor, University of California Los Angeles, Ms. Cristina Tirado
Undersecretary, Department of Health, Philippines, Dr. Lilibeth C. David
Coordinator, Association for Indigenous Women and Peoples of Chad, Ms. Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim
Special Rapporteur on the right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health, Mr. Dainius Puras
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