Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Over the past two weeks, the UN Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty, Philip Alston, has traveled across the U.S. speaking with government officials, NGOs and everyday people about poverty in the U.S. After a final stop in Charleston, West Virginia, the Special Rapporteur's visit will culminate on Friday, December 15, with a press conference and a statement of his preliminary findings. Here are the final details of the event, including a link for live-streaming:
Date: Friday 15 December 2017
Place: 2121 K Street NW, Suite 800B, Washington D.C.
Other members of civil society may also observe the press conference in person, subject to the availability of space.
Those members of the press who are unable to attend in person may dial-in using the following details:
You can track the visit via the Special Rapporteur's Twitter and Facebook pages.