Upcoming Events

One State, One Film: Prison Reform

One State, One Film: Prison Reform Tuesday, April 20, 2021 12:00pm – 2:00pm REGISTER HERE WATCH  Breaking the Cycle JOIN THE VIRTUAL DISCUSSION Join members of the Connecticut Collaborative on Poverty, Criminal Justice & Race, along with leading advocates in the fight for criminal justice reform in our State, to explore ways each one of […]

Cutline: Democracy and Community

  What do we want our democracy to look like? The present historic moment demands robust participation in our political system and commitment to the values on which it was built. How can we support participation by all members of our community? This month, Dodd Impact’s Democracy and Dialogues Initiative partnered with CT Humanities, Connecticut […]

One State, One Film: School-to-Prison Pipeline

One State, One Film: School-to-Prison Pipeline Tuesday, March 23, 2021 7:00pm REGISTER HERE WATCH  Prison Kids: A Crime Against America’s Children JOIN THE VIRTUAL DISCUSSION Join members of the Connecticut Collaborative on Poverty, Criminal Justice & Race, along with leading advocates in the fight for criminal justice reform in our State, to explore ways each […]

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 […]

Puppets’ Rights Workshop for Educators 

Puppets’ Rights Workshop for Educators Monday, April 12, 2021 4:00pm – 5:00pm This workshop will offer educators tools for engagement with their students in the classroom on difficult subjects using puppetry techniques. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER In the United States, over 2.7 million children (1 in 28) currently have a parent who is incarcerated (Prison […]

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 […]