Summary

Annual Full-Day Meeting On The Rights Of The Child, 23rd Meeting - 22nd Regular Session of the Human Rights Council

Description

Implementation of the right of the child to health and accountability mechanisms

Chair:

H. E. Ambassador Remigiusz A. Henczel, President of the Human Rights Council

Opening:

Statement by the Special Rapporteur on the Right to the Highest Attainable Standard of Health, Anand Grover

Moderator:

Dr. Richard Horton, Editor-in-Chief, The Lancet

Children's voices video: "Taking action: our right to health"

Panelists:

-Mr. Paul Hunt, Professor of Law, University of Essex

-Ms. Maria Herzog , Committee on the Rights of the Child

-Ms. Marta Santos Pais, Special Representative of the Secretary General on Violence against children

-Ms. Isabel de la Mata, Principal Advisor with Special Interest in Public Health, Directorate-General Health and Consumers, European Commission

-Mr. Thomas Chandy, Chief Executive Officer, Save the Children, India

-Mr. Oscar Parra, Senior Staff Attorney, Inter-American Court on Human Rights

23rd Meeting - 22nd Regular Session of the Human Rights Council.

HRC extranet (information on daily updates, draft documentation, copies of oral statements as delivered by States and other stakeholders, and draft resolutions, etc.)

SPEAKERS

Ms. Najat MAALLA M'JID , Special Rapporteur on the Sale of Chidren, Child Prostitution & Child Pornography (on behalf of Mr. Anand GROVER)

Mr. Richard HORTON, MODERATOR

Mr. Paul HUNT, Assistant Director-General WHO

Mr. Richard HORTON, MODERATOR

Ms. Maria HERCZOG, Member of CRC

Mr. Richard HORTON, MODERATOR

Ms. Marta SANTOS PAIS, Special Representative of the Secretary General on Violence Against Children

Mr. Richard HORTON, MODERATOR

Ms. Isabel de la MATA, Principal Advisor European Commission

Mr. Richard HORTON, MODERATOR

Mr. Thomas CHANDY, Chief Executive Officer, Save the Children

Mr. Richard HORTON, MODERATOR

Mr. Oscar PARRA, Senior Staff Attorney of the Inter-American Court

Mr. Richard HORTON, MODERATOR

Mr. Pedro OYARCE, CHILE

Mr. Faouzi GSOUMA, AFRICAN UNION

Mr. Robert VITILLO, HOLY SEE

Ms. Susana SOTTOLI, UNICEF

Mr. Mahmoud AFIFI, EGYPT

Ms. Mariska DHANURTITO, INDONESIA

Mr. Christian GUILLERMET-FERNÁNDEZ, COSTA RICA

Ms. Maria BARSUKOVA, RUSSIAN FEDERATION

Mr. Chua Choon HWA, MALAYSIA

Mr. Luis Ángel REDONDO GÓMEZ, SPAIN

Ms. Sim MELLOUH, ALGERIA

Ms. Sally DAWKINS, AUSTRALIA

Ms. Lindiwe MOKATE, NHRI of South Africa

Mr., Al Zubair Charity Foundation

Mr. Richard HORTON, MODERATOR

Mr. Oscar PARRA, Senior Staff Attorney of the Inter-American Court

Mr. Richard HORTON, MODERATOR

Mr. Thomas CHANDY, Chief Executive Officer, Save the Children

Mr. Richard HORTON, MODERATOR

Ms. Isabel de la MATA, Principal Advisor European Commission

Mr. Richard HORTON, MODERATOR

Ms. Marta SANTOS PAIS, Special Representative of the Secretary General on Violence Against Children

Mr. Richard HORTON, MODERATOR

Ms. Maria HERCZOG, Member of CRC

Mr. Richard HORTON, MODERATOR

Mr. Paul HUNT, Assistant Director-General WHO

Mr. Richard HORTON, MODERATOR

Ms. Magaly TRAVESTO, PERU

Ms. Yvette STEVENS, SIERRA LEONE

Ms. Yoshie NOGUCHI, ILO

Ms. Melina ESPRESCHIT MAIA, BRAZIL

Ms. Livia FUSCARAGIU, ROMANIA

Ms. Yurmika FERNADEZ PALACIOS, CUBA

Ms. Rishfa RASHEED, MALDIVES

Mr. Jason SIGURDSON, UNAIDS

Ms. Danielle HAVEN, BELGIUM

Mr. Ivan PIPERKOV, BULGARIA

Mr. XU Feng, CHINA

Ms. Tilana GROBBELAAR, SOUTH AFRICA

Mr., Maarij Foundation for Peace and Development

Ms., Human Rights Advocates

Ms., Consortium of Street Children

Mr. Richard HORTON, MODERATOR

Mr. Paul HUNT, Assistant Director-General WHO

Mr. Richard HORTON,

Ms. Maria HERCZOG, Member of CRC

Mr. Richard HORTON,

Ms. Marta SANTOS PAIS, Special Representative of the Secretary General on Violence Against Children

Mr. Richard HORTON,

Ms. Isabel de la MATA, Principal Advisor European Commission

Mr. Richard HORTON, MODERATOR

Mr. Thomas CHANDY, Chief Executive Officer, Save the Children

Mr. Richard HORTON, MODERATOR

Mr. Oscar PARRA, Senior Staff Attorney of the Inter-American Cour
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Mr. Richard HORTON, MODERATOR