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Human Rights Film+Series: The Limits of My World

PBS Frontline The Limits of My World Virtual Film Screening and Discussion with Filmmaker and Uconn Professor Heather Cassano Tuesday, March 16, 2021 6:00pm – 8:00pm via Zoom CLICK HERE TO REGISTER   For more information visit the Human Rights Film+ Series website. Presented by Dodd Human Rights Impact the Human Rights Institute Digital Media and […]

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Investing for Human Rights and Social Justice

Investing for Human Rights and Social Justice Thursday, March 4, 2021 2:30 – 3:45 pm EST REGISTER NOW A panel discussion on advocacy, activism, and engagement at the intersection of finance and human rights with:   Sarah Blackwell Business and human rights consultant   Ryan Bowers Activest   Jillianne Lyon Investor Advocates for Social Justice […]

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Business & Human Rights Workshop Series: A Foreign Corrupt Practices Act for Human Rights

A Foreign Corrupt Practices Act for Human Rights JOIN THE VIRTUAL DISCUSSION Thursday, March 18, 2021 1:00pm – 2:30pm  with Rachel Chambers Co-Director, Teaching BHR Forum; Postdoctoral Research Associate Human Rights Institute, University of Connecticut Jena Martin Professor, West Virginia University, College of Law REGISTER HERE The global movement towards the adoption of human rights […]

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Business & Human Rights Workshop Series: Black Star Line, Inc.: Race in the Historical Life of the Corporation

Black Star Line, Inc. Race in the Historical Life of the Corporation JOIN THE VIRTUAL DISCUSSION Thursday, February 18, 2021 1:00pm – 2:30pm  with Aaron Dhir Associate Professor of Law, Osgoode Hall Law School Florence Rogatz Visiting Professor of Law, Yale Law School REGISTER HERE From approximately 1916 to 1922, Marcus Garvey established himself as […]

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Human Rights Film+ Series: A Thousand Cuts

PBS Frontline A Thousand Cuts Virtual Film Discussion with Filmmaker Ramona S. Diaz Journalist and A Thousand Cuts Subject Maria Ressa Gladstein Distinguished Professor Richard Wilson moderated by Glenn Mitoma Thursday, February 11, 2021 7:00pm – 8:30pm via Zoom CLICK HERE TO REGISTER   About the Film: Nowhere is the worldwide erosion of democracy, fueled […]

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One State, One Film: Notes from the Field

One State, One Film: Notes from the Field JOIN THE VIRTUAL DISCUSSION Tuesday, February 23, 2021 7:00pm REGISTER HERE The Notes from the Field, a compelling dramatization of several first-person stories about the complex relationship between communities of color, law enforcement, and the criminal justice system. Please register for a FREE link to watch the […]

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Transnational Corporations and Human Rights: Overcoming Barriers to Judicial Remedy

Transnational Corporations and Human Rights Overcoming Barriers to Judicial Remedy JOIN THE WEBINAR Friday, December 11, 2020 11 AM ET, 5 PM CET with Rachel Chambers Co-Director, Teaching BHR Forum; Postdoctoral Research Associate Human Rights Institute, University of Connecticut Jennie Green Clinical Professor of Law University of Minnesota James Yap Lawyer, Toronto, President Canadian Lawyers […]

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

PRESENTS “Hear Us, See Us” Human Rights Day Celebration with 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 REGISTER HERE “Hear Us, See Us” represents the importance of finding […]

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Police Transparency & Accountability Task Force

Police Transparency & Accountability Task Force YOUNG ADULT  LISTENING SESSIONS REGISTER HERE The Police Transparency and Accountability Task Force is seeking young adult input and needs to hear from you! The Task Force will be reporting recommendations to the legislature and Governor and we need your input to make sure we represent all Connecticut voices. […]

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ABC’s of Public Testimony

ABC’s of Public Testimony JOIN THE VIRTUAL WORKSHOP Thursday, November 12, 2020 4:00pm – 5:00pm with Sarah Croucher, Ph.D Director of Academic Policy and Faculty Affairs University of Connecticut REGISTER HERE This hands-on workshop aims to provide a brief introduction to effective public testimony. We will cover the basic building blocks of testimony and discuss […]

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