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Panel Discussion on the Right to Development - 7th Meeting 32nd Regular Session of Human Rights Council
15 Jun 2016 -  Panel discussion on the promotion and protection of the right to development
Commemoration of the thirtieth anniversary of the Declaration on the Right to Development

Chair: H.E. Mr. Choi Kyonglim, President of the Human Rights Council
Video screening: Video produced by OHCHR to mark the 30th anniversary of the United Nations Declaration on the Right to Development
Opening statements: Mr. Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
Moderator: H.E. Mr. Amr Ramadan, Permanent Representative of Egypt to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva
Panellists:
• H.E. Ms. Flavia Piovesan, Secretary for Human Rights at the Ministry of Justice of Brazil
• H.E. Mr. Wayne McCook, Permanent Representative of Jamaica to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva
• Mr. Mihir Kanade, Head of the Department of International Law and Human Rights and Director of the Human Rights Centre, United Nations-mandated University for Peace (UPEACE), San Jose, Costa Rica
• Mr. Martin Khor, Executive Director of the South Centre, Geneva

- 7th Plenary Meeting 32nd Regular Session of the Human Rights Council.

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SPEAKERS
Mr. Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, High Commissioner for Human Rights
Ms. Flavia Piovesan, Secretary for Human Rights at the Ministry of Justice of Brazil
Jamaica, Mr. Wayne Mc Cook
Mr. Mihir Kanade, Head of the Department of International Law and Human Rights & Director of the Human Rights Centre at the United Nations-mandated University for Peace (UPEACE) in Costa Rica
Mr. Martin Khor, Executive Director of the South Centre in Geneva
Iran (Islamic Republic Of) (On Behalf of NAM), Mr. Mohsen Naziri Asl
European Union
China (on behalf of Like -Minded Group), Ms. Wang Ying
Dominican Republic (on behalf of the CELAC), Ms. Katherine Urbáez
South Africa (on behalf of African Group), Ms. Amanda Mkhwanazi
Brazil, Ms. Regina Maria Cordeiro Dunlop
Tunisia, Ms. Chérifa Eyssar Kochlef Ben Amor
Nigeria, Mr. Omologbe Emuze
El Salvador, Mr. Joaquín Alexander Maza Martelli
United Arab Emirates, Mr. Obaid Salem Saeed Al Zaabi
Ethiopia, Mr. Ybza Aynekullu Tesfaye
Namibia, Ms. Sabine Böhlke-Möller
Indian Council of South America (CISA), Mr. Barnes Roland
Arab Commission for Human Rights, Mr. Ben Elheni Jameleddine
International Youth and Student Movement for the United Nations, Mr. Jan Lönn
Indonesia, Mr. Sulaiman Syarif
Pakistan, Mr. Aamar Aftab Qureshi
Malaysia, Ms. Syuhada Adnan
United States of America, Mr. Keith M. Harper
Iran (Islamic Republic Of) (On Behalf of NAM), Mr. Mohsen Naziri Asl
Sierra Leone, Ms.Yvette Stevens
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of), Mr. Edgardo Toro Carreño
Ecuador, Ms. María Fernanda Espinosa Garcés
Saudi Arabia, Mr. Faisal Bin Hassan Trad
South Africa , Ms. Amanda Mkhwanazi
Bangladesh, Ms. Nahida Sobhan
Action Canada for Population and Development, Mr. Shelver Carolyn
China Society for Human Rights Studies (CSHRS), Mr. Zang Yonghe
Hope International, Ms. Barbier Mireille
Philippines, Mr. Enrico T. Fos
Bolivia (Plurinational State Of), Ms. Nardi Suxo I.
Jordan, Ms. Saja Majali
Egypt, Mr. Mohammad Shahed
Sri Lanka, Ms. Dilini Gunasekera
Associazione Comunita Papa Giovanni XXIII (Joint statement)
Organization Of Islamic Cooperation, Mr. Ergin Ergul
India, Mr. Ajit Kumar
Algeria, Mr. Antar Hassani
Portugal, Ms. Ana Helena Pinheiro Marques
Senegal, Mr. Youssoupha Ndiaye
Conseil International pour le soutien à des procès équitables et aux Droits de l'Homme, Mr. Dashti Abdulhamed
Saudi Arabia, Mr. Faisal Bin Hassan Trad (Point Of Order)
United States of America, Mr. Michael G. Dozler
Mr. Dashti Abdulhamed