“Hear Us, See Us”-Human Rights Day Celebration


“Hear Us, See Us”

Human Rights Day Celebration

Kate Farrar
Newly Elected State Representative
CT, 20th District

Katharine Morris
Scholar Activist, UCONN
 Policy Fellow Health Equity Solutions

Ala Ochumare
New Haven Pride Center

Cheryl Sharp
CT Commission on Human Rights & Opportunities


“Hear Us, See Us” represents the importance of finding our personal and collective power to stand up and speak out, especially for those who cannot. We know that the world seems more fractured and divided than ever today. Our responsibility as community members and young people relies on us finding that power within us to defend human rights in our daily lives, and inspire others to do the same. “Hear Us, See Us” will focus on educating, strategizing and empowerment towards the advancement of human rights in our schools and across our state