PROGRAMME OF IADL XVII-TH CONGRESS My Dinh National Convention Center Me Tri - Tu Liem District, HANOI (All meetings are held at the National Convention Center, except the Bureau meeting on the 5th June) Date Time Content Place Friday - Meeting of the IADL Bureau Horison Hotel, 40 Cat th 5 June, Afternoon 14.00 - 18.00 Linh Street, Hanoi 2009 8.00 - 10.00 - Registration of delegates - Visit to Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum Pick up from Horison hotel (For Members of the Bureau) to Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, then from Ho 8.00 - 10.00 Saturday Chi Minh Mausoleum to 6th June, Sáng My Dinh National 2009 Convention Center. 10.30 - 12.00 Opening Ceremony - Introduction to the guests and participants of the congress and The Auditorium of welcome speech from VLA (Prof. Dr Dao Tri Uc, VLA Vice National Convention President and General Secretary); Center. - Speech by Mr. Jitendra Sharma , President of IADL; - Speech by Mr. Pham Quoc Anh, President of Vietnam Lawyers Association; - Address by H.E. Mr. Nguyen Minh Triet, President of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam -Vote of Thanks by IADL 12.00 - 13.30 Lunch Break Plenary Session The Auditorium of National Convention 14.00 - 15.00 - Speech by invited guests and delegates Afternoon Center. 15.00 - 15.15 Coffee break 15.15 - 16.30 - Plenary Session Congress Commissions 1, 2, & 6 : The 2nd floor - Commission 1. RIGHT TO PEACE Room 216 9.00 - 17.00 - Commission 2. ANTI-TERRORISM LAWS Room 218 - Commission 6. ACCOUNTABILTY FOR INTERNATIONAL Room 217 Sunday CRIMES th Whole day 7 June, 2009 Commission 6. Watching film “Agent Orange - a personal Room 217 17.00 - 18.00 requiem” made by Ms. Masako Sakata (Japan) - The organizing committee will arrange a bus to pick up delegates See the attached pick up 10.00 - 17.00 who don’t take part in the above Commissions to visit around schedule Hanoi. Congress Commissions 3, 4 & 5 : The 2nd floor - Commission 3. INDEPENDENCE OF JUDICIARY Room 216 9.00 - 17.00 - Commission 4. GLOBALISATION, ECONOMIC , SOCIAL Room 218 Monday AND CULTURAL RIGHTS 8th June, Whole day - Commission 5. DEVELOPMENT AND ENVIRONMENTAL Room 217 2009 RIGHTS - The organizing committee will arrange a bus to pick up delegates See the attached pick up 10.00 - 17.00 who don’t take part in the above Commissions to visit around schedule Hanoi. General Assembly of IADL The 3rd floor (room 313), - Introductory Speech by President Mr. Jitendra Sharma the My Dinh National Convention Center. - Report of IADL activities since last Congress by the Secretary General Ms. Jeanne Mirer - Report by member Associations Tuesday Whole day 9.00 - 17.00 - Discussion on the Reports 9th June, - Financial Report 2009 - Constitutional Amendments - Resolutions - Election of the President, Secrectary- General , Treasurer and members of the Bureau Wednesday Plenary Session: The Auditorium of Morning 9.00 - 12.00 10th June, - Presentation of the Reports of the Commission; National Convention 2009 - Adoption of Reports. Center. 14.00 - 15.30 General Assembly of IADL – Continued. 15.30 - 17.00 Closing Ceremony - Concluding Speech by Mr. Jitendra Sharma President of IADL. - Presentation of the Hanoi Declaration. - Announcement and Introduction of the newly- elected office Afternoon bearers of IADL - Concluding Speech by the President of IADL term XVII - New Bureau members go to visit President Palace. (The State President congratulate new Bureau members) 17.00 - 19.00 - Othe delegates stay at the Convention Center (there will be music session) Reception hosted by H.E.Mr.Truong Vinh Trong, the Deputy Prime The My Dinh National Minister of Vietnam Convention Center (first 19.00 floor) Greeting song and dance at the same time.