Attention: News Editor, News Desk, Reporters
November 4, 2008
Press Briefing on the Civil Society Report on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
On November 11-12, 2008, the Philippine government will present before the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (UNCESCR) in Geneva, Switzerland its report on how it fulfilled the socio-economic entitlements of its constituency among which are the rights to food, health, housing, work, education, social security, and water.
In line with this, the Philippine Alliance of Human Rights Advocates (PAHRA) and Urban Poor Associates (UPA) cordially invite your news organization to a press briefing to present the major highlights and recommendations of the Philippine civil society alternative report on the same set of rights also submitted to the UNCESCR.
What: Press Briefing on the Civil Society Report on Economic, Social and
When: November 6, 2008 (Thursday), 7:00 PM
Where: Red Palace Seafood Restaurant
132 Malakas St., Brgy. Central
Diliman, Quezon City
Contact Persons: 1.) Bernardo D. Larin (433-1714, 0927-4241551)
2.) Jonal Javier (436-2633, 0920-6728892)