Videos: the highs and lows of the 19th session of the Human Rights Council
Tuesday, 03 April 2012 16:46


We are pleased to provide you with these short videos summarising some of the key country-specific and thematic developments at the 19th session of the {GlossaryDef::Human Rights Council}. A written summary is also available here.


The first clip focuses on country-specific developments, including on the situations in Sri Lanka, Syria, Libya, Eritrea, Myanmar, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, and others.


The second clip focuses on many of the session's main thematic developments. These include the UN's first panel discussion on sexual orientation and gender identity; resolutions on the promotion and protection of human rights in the context of peaceful protests, and human rights, democracy and the rule of law. Freedom of expression on the internet and the issue of reprisals are also discussed.



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