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Exhibition "Documenting Ukraine: Bearing Witness to War" in the Bildraum Studio

Documenting Ukraine project at the IWM in cooperation with Bildrecht presents exhibition Documenting Ukraine: Bearing Witness to War that will take place at the Bildraum Studio from 3 June till 1 July 2023.
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Ukrainian Documentaries at Schikaneder Kino

On May, 3 at 20:15 The Institute for Human Sciences (IWM) and The Reckoning Project: Ukraine Testifies will present a special screening of Ukrainian documentaries about Russian war crimes at Schikaneder Kino in cooperation with this human world –…
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The Most Documented War. Symposium for Documentation and Archiving Initiatives

We are inviting individual and collective projects, regardless of discipline or methodology, to participate in The Most Documented War. Symposium for Documentation and Archiving Initiatives that will take place on 1—3 June 2023 at the Center for…
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Timothy Snyder Speaks at UN Security Council Session on “Russophobia” 

On 14 March 2023, Timothy Snyder spoke at The United Nations Security Council session called by the Russian delegation to discuss “russophobia”.
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Cultural Prizes Awarded to Three Documenting Ukraine Participants

The IWM is happy to congratulate Iryna Tsilyk on receiving the Shevchenko National Prize and Alina Gorlova and Anastasiia Platonova on receiving the Women in Arts Award. All three award recipients, whose prizes were announced last week, are taking…
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Applications Now Open for Documenting Ukraine Grants

We are now accepting applications for Documenting Ukraine grants. These one-time grants of 5000 EUR enable Ukrainian intellectuals and creative professionals to work on documentation projects that establish and preserve a factual record - whether…
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Bearing Witness to War: Event on the occasion of 200th project funded

On 7 and 8 February 2023 outstanding experts will highlight the remarkable achievements of the IWM project Documenting Ukraine and discuss their implications.
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Website Launch for the IWM Research Project Documenting Ukraine

Documenting Ukraine is an IWM research project that seeks to contribute to creating a record of the Russo-Ukrainian War, capturing the human experience of that war, and making it accessible and comprehensible to the broader world. The project's own…
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Current IWM Open Calls for Ukrainian Scholars

Two fellowship programs for Ukrainian scholars are now open for applications. Read more about it here.  Інформацію українською мовою подано нижче. 
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Studentische Projektassistent:in UiED

Zur Verstärkung unseres Teams suchen wir für den Zeitraum Dezember 2022 - Mai 2023 eine:n studentische:n Mitarbeiter:in (20 Std/Woche) zur Unterstützung der Projekte Ukraine in European Dialogue (UiED) und Documenting Ukraine.
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"Life in War" Platform Launched

As part of Documenting Ukraine, the IWM has partnered with the Kyiv-based Public Interest Journalism Lab to launch the platform Life in War.
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Info Session: Documenting Ukraine grants

The IWM is currently accepting applications for Documenting Ukraine grants, with a deadline of 30 September 2022. If you are considering applying or are interested in learning more about the program, join us for a virtual info session on Monday, 12…