Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Employment: A Human Right
Rayburn House Office Bldg (2237)
45 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, DC 20515
CEPR's Dean Baker will be a panelist at this Congressional symposium presented by Representative John Conyers, Jr. on International Human Rights Day. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights, signed on December 10, 1948, includes Article 23, the Right to Employment.
Along with John Cavanagh of the Institute for Policy Studies, Phil Harvey of Rutgers University, Thea Lee of the AFL-CIO and Larry Mishel of the Economic Policy Institute, Dean will discuss the current employment situation, the right to employment, and the government's role in providing job opportunities for all.
For more information, contact Jenny.Perrino@mail.house.gov.