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The Seventeenth World Congress of Jewish Studies will take place at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, August 6-10, 2017. The Congress will mark 70 years since the First World Congress of Jewish Stud...
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The problem of mass violence in the Ukrainian lands in the 1930s and 1940s is a subject of research on the Second World War, the Holocaust, the Holodomor, the deportation of Crimean ethnic groups (Tat...
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On November 11, 2016, in the frame of events organized by Holodomor Research and Education Consortium, Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies, University of Alberta, a lecture “The Fields of Sorrow: ...
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The panel will discuss the results of the international architectural ideas competition for the “Babyn Yar-Dorohozhychi Necropolis” Memorial Park. Participants are: Dr. Vitaliy Nakhmanovych, Executiv...
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Did you know?

DID YOU KNOW THAT personalities of Jewish and ethnic Ukrainian background are strongly represented in the performing arts? Personalities in the Performing Art...
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DID YOU KNOW THAT many prominent political leaders of the State of Israel, including two presidents and three prime ministers, have Ukrainian roots? Many promi...
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DID YOU KNOW THAT the presence of Jews on Ukrainian lands dates to antiquity, and that recognition of their status as citizens dates to the eighth century in th...
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DID YOU KNOW THAT a significant majority of Ashkenazi (basically, those of European origin) Jews alive today have their origins in lands that constitute modern-...
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Latest News

The new Attorney-General of Ukraine Yurii Lutsenko is a prominent figure of the two Ukrainian Maidans, and was sentenced to a prison term during the years of former Presi...
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The Israeli premiere of the new documentary Crimea: As It Was (2016), which took place against the background of skyscrapers in the heart of Tel Aviv, was a resounding su...
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The official 75th anniversary commemorations of the Nazi massacres that took place at the Babyn Yar ravine in Kyiv will take place in the Ukrainian capital between Septem...
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Pope Francis has signed a decree declaring “venerable” Metropolitan Andrey Sheptytsky, who led the Ukrainian Catholic Church in the tumultuous period of both world wars a...
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