Stuttgart/Berlin, 24.02.2022 – ifa - Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen has been active in Ukraine since the early 1990s. It promotes and networks people from civil society who stand up for democracy, freedom of media and press, and human rights. Since 2014, around 20 scholarships have been awarded to civil society actors. In addition, more than 44,000 people have been reached through simulation games and conferences within the framework of the Eastern Partnership and through ifa’s zivik Funding Programme, funded by the Federal Foreign Office. Furthermore, ifa has continued its research activities and academic networking at the interface of culture and foreign policy through the international network International Cultural Relations Research Alliance (ICRRA). Since 1993, ifa has opened 66 touring exhibitions in Ukraine with 120,000 visitors.
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ifa - Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen promotes a peaceful and enriching coexistence between people and cultures worldwide. ifa supports artistic and cultural exchange in exhibition, dialogue and conference programmes, and it acts as a centre of excellence for international cultural relations. It is part of a global network and relies on sustainable, long-term partnerships. The institute is supported by the Federal Foreign Office of the Federal Republic of Germany, the state of Baden-Württemberg and its capital Stuttgart. www.ifa.de/en