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Europe and Eurasia

Kansas City Ties to Babyn Yar, Holocaust Memorial in Kyiv

As news in Ukraine continues to unfold, we are keeping close eye on this weeks’ bombing of Babyn Yar Holocaust Memorial site in Kyiv. Over …

Europe and Eurasia

Sunflowers, peace, and ukrainians at your table

For the past 68 years, we have worked extensively with civil society and other partners in Ukraine, Russia, Belarus and various post-Soviet countries. In the …

South and Central Asia

Empowering Women, Uplifting Communities

HealthEd Connect is a small but mighty team based in Independence, MO, working to empower women and children through health, education, and advocacy programs. We …

Europe and Eurasia

International Video Stories For Children

Want to make story time a little more Interesting? Check out these stories recorded by the Ethnic Enrichment Commission. It’s a great way to teach …

East Asia and the Pacific

 NIAN (“New Year”) – A KCCA Original Lunar New Year Independent Feature Film

The Spring festival is when families reunite once a year; it is also the most celebrated festival for overseas Chinese.  In the movie, the Chinese immigrants in Kansas …

Europe and Eurasia

CREES: KU’s home for Russian and East European Studies

The University of Kansas Center for Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies (CREES) has been a national leader for the study of the former Soviet …

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