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Panel Discussion on Coercive Measures - 10th Meeting, 42nd Regular Session Human Rights Council
12 Sep 2019 -  Biennial panel discussion on unilateral coercive measures and human rights
Theme: The way forward to a United Nations declaration on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of all human rights, including the right to development
Chair: H.E. Mr. Coly Seck, President of the Human Rights Council
Opening statements:
Ms. Peggy Hicks, Director of the Thematic Engagement, Special Procedures and Right to Development Division, Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights.
H.E. Mr. Jorge Arreaza Montserrat, Minister of the People’s Power for Foreign Affairs of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, in exercise of the Chairmanship of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM)
H.E. Mr. Esmaeil Baghaei Hamaneh, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva
Moderator: H.E. Mr. Jorge Valero, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva
Panellists:
• Ms. Alena Douhan, Professor of International Law, Belarusian State University (Belarus)
• Mr. Rahmat Mohamad, Professor and Deputy Vice Chancellor (Industry, Community, Alumni and Entrepreneurship Network), Universiti Teknologi MARA (Malaysia)
• Mr. Jean Ziegler, Member of the Human Rights Council Advisory Committee (Switzerland)
- 10th Plenary Meeting
42nd Regular Session of the Human Rights Council.

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SPEAKERS
Ms. Peggy Hicks, Director of the Thematic Engagement, Special Procedures and Right to Development Division, Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
H.E. Mr. Jorge Arreaza Montserrat, Minister of the People’s Power for Foreign Affairs of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, in exercise of the Chairmanship of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM)
H.E. Mr. Esmaeil Baghaei Hamaneh, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva
H.E. Mr. Jorge Valero, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva, Moderator
Ms. Alena Douhan, Professor of International Law, Belarusian State University (Belarus)
Mr. Rahmat Mohamad, Professor and Deputy Vice Chancellor (Industry, Community, Alumni and Entrepreneurship Network), Universiti Teknologi MARA (Malaysia)
Mr. Jean Ziegler, Member of the Human Rights Council Advisory Committee (Switzerland)
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) on behalf of NAM, Mr. Alexander Yanez
Angola (on behalf of the African Group), Ms. Margarida Rosa Da Silva Izata
Russian Federation, Mr. Roman Kashaev
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of), Mr. Alexander Yanez
Malaysia
Iraq, Mr. Kadhim Sadiq
Sudan, Mr. Muntasir Saad
Belarus, Mr. Andrei Taranda
Fiji, Ms. Robyn-Ann Elizabeth Mani
Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Mr. Pang Kwang Hyok
Iran (Islamic Republic of), Mr. Javad Kazemi
State of Palestine, Ms. Dima Asfour
Europe - Third World Centre, Mr. Raffaele Morgantini
International Association of Democratic Lawyers, Ms. Micol Savia
Charitable Institute for Protecting Social Victims, Ms. Omeh Leila Enayati
Armenia, Mr. Arsen Kotanjyan
Syrian Arab Republic, Mr. Hussam Edin Aala
Cuba, Mr. Pedro Luis Pedroso Cuesta
Bolivia (Plurinational State of), Ms. María Natalia Pacheco Rodriguez
China, Ms. Liu Hua
Qatar, Mr. Ali Khalfan Al-Mansouri
United Arab Emirates, Mr. Ahmed Naser Mohamed Alsayyah Alnuaimi
Organization for Defending Victims of Violence, Mr. Mahmoudreza Golshanpazhooh
Centro de Estudios Sobre la Juventud, Mr. Diosvany Acosta
International Human Rights Association of American Minorities (IHRAAM), Mr. Ronald Barnes
Ms. Alena Douhan, Professor of International Law, Belarusian State University (Belarus)
Mr. Rahmat Mohamad, Professor and Deputy Vice Chancellor (Industry, Community, Alumni and Entrepreneurship Network), Universiti Teknologi MARA (Malaysia)
Mr. Jean Ziegler, Member of the Human Rights Council Advisory Committee (Switzerland)
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