Projects

2019 CUSUR CALENDAR
 
Upcoming Events 2019
US-UA Security Dialogue X
Washington, DC
February 28, 2019
 
UA HES Special Event:
Sobornist' at 100
Ukrainian Museum
May 4, 2019   
 
US-UA BNS Special Event
Washington DC
May 23, 2019
 
US-UA WG Yearly Summit VI
Washington, DC
June 13, 2019

US-UA Energy Dialogue VI
Kyiv, Ukraine
August 29, 2019 
 
UA HES Special Event:
UA-AM Community at 125
Princeton Club/NY
September 21, 2019 
 
UA QUEST RT XX
Washington, DC
October 10, 2019
 
UA HES Forum VII:
LT-PL-UA Relations
Chicago
November 9, 2019   
 

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CUSUR 2016 - Project I
US-UA “Working Group” Initiative

The US-Ukraine “Working Group” Initiative was launched in 2007 in order to secure an array of experts in "areas of interest” for CUSUR and its various forums/proceedings; at the same time, it was hoped that the ‘experts’ might agree to write a series of ‘occasional papers’ to identify “major issues” impacting on US-Ukrainian relations.
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CUSUR 2017 - Project II
Publication Efforts

Recognizing the urgent need to set up proper channels for the maximum circulation of the information/analysis CUSUR possessed or had at its disposal, the Center long focused on having ‘a publication presence’ of some form or another.
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CUSUR 2018 - Project III
DC Occasional Briefings Series

CUSUR did not turn its attention to having a DC presence until summer 2012. Borrowing space when the need arose (particularly for various forum steering committees meetings) from the American Foreign Policy Council, its longest abiding partner, seemed to suffice; an Acela ride from the Center’s NY office did the rest. If there was a concern, it was to open an office in Kyiv.
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The Plight of Ukrainians in the RF by the numbers

US-UA Working Group Dinner II

The Plight of Ukrainians in the RF by the numbers



Presented to the 2nd Annual US-UA Working Group Dinner, held in Washington DC on July 19, 2011.



Education and Information Rights of Ukrainians in Russia and Russians in Ukraine

(comparative analysis for the period of 2009-2010/Source: UA Min FA)

UKRAINE RUSSIAN FEDERATION
Russians in Ukraine: 8,334,141 persons
(according to the census in 2001)
Ukrainians in RF: 2,943,471 persons
(according to the census in 2002)
Unofficial data shows more than
10 million Ukrainians living in Russia
Preschools with Russian as language of instruction 988 Preschools with Ukrainian as language of instruction 0
- number of students 164,568 - number of students 0
Schools with Russian as language of instruction 1,154 Schools with Ukrainian as language of instruction 0
Schools with both Ukrainian and Russian as languages of instruction 1,543 Schools with both Russian and Ukrainian as languages of instruction 0
Total number of students in schools with Russian as language of instruction 779,423 Total number of students in schools with Ukrainian as language of instruction 0
Number of school students in learning Russian Language as a compulsory school subject 1,284,408 Number of school students learning Ukrainian Language as a compulsory school subject 205
Number of school students learning Russian Language as an optional subject or within language courses 147,781 Number of school students learning Ukrainian Language as an optional subject or within language courses 445
Colleges with Russian as language of instruction 35 Colleges with Ukrainian as language of instruction 0
Colleges with both Ukrainian and Russian as languages of instruction 113 Colleges with both Russian and Ukrainian as languages of instruction 0
Total number of students in colleges with Russian as language of instruction 51,685 Total number of students in colleges with Ukrainian as language of instruction 0
Number of students with Russian language of instruction in high schools (institutes, universities) 395,186 Number of students with Ukrainian language of instruction in high schools (institutes, universities) 0
Russian-teaching textbooks published at the expense of the State Budget of Ukraine (quantity) 1,555,500 Ukrainian-teaching textbooks published at the expense of the State Budget of Russia (quantity) 0
- total costs (approx. USD) $2,344,610.00 - total costs (approx. USD) 0
Ukrainan-Russian Dictionaries published at the expense of the State Budget of Ukraine (quantity) 125,000 Ukrainian-Russian Dictionaries published at the expense of the State Budget of Russia (quantity) 0
- total costs (approx. USD) $188,917.00 - total costs (approx. USD) 0
Total state budget funding for schools with Russian language of instruction (approx.USD) $402,472,833.70 Total state budget funding for schools with Ukrainian language of instruction (approx.USD) 0
Number of Russian-language periodical press 2,343 Number of Ukrainian-language periodical press 0
Number of periodical press published in Russian and Ukrainian 3,568 Number of periodical press published in Ukrainian and Russian 0
 

Past Highlight Events

RT XVII Items of Note
Highlights from Ukraine's Quest for Mature Nation Statehood RT XVII: Ukraine & Religious Freedom, held in Washington, DC on Oct. 27, 2016
 
UA HES SE: UA 25th B-Day
Highlights from UA HES Special Event: 'Commemorating the 25th Anniversary of the Modern Ukrainian State', held at the NY Princeton Club on Sept. 17, 2016
 
US-UA WG YS IV Highlights
Highlights from US-UA WG Yearly Summit IV: Providing Ukraine with an Annual Report Card, held at the University Club in Washington, DC on June 16, 2016
 
US-UA SD VII Items of Note
Highlights from US-Ukraine Security Dialogue VII held on February 25, 2016 in Washington DC
 
UA HES SE: WW2 Legacy
Highlights from the UA Historical Encounters Special Event: 'Contested Ground': The Legacy of WW2 in Eastern Europe, held in Edmonton on October 23-24, 2015
 
Holodomor SE Highlights
Highlights from the UA Historical Encounters Special Event: Taking Measure of the Holodomor, held at the Princeton Club of NY on November 5-6, 2013
 
US-UA SD III Items of Note
Highlights from US-Ukraine Security Dialogue III held on May 19, 2012 in Chicago, IL

  • Former UA Foreign Minister Volodymyr Ohryzko's keynote
 
UEAF Forum VI Highlights
Highlights from UEAF Forum VI, held in Ottawa, Canada on March 7-8, 2012
 
RT XII Items of Note
Highlights from Ukraine's Quest for Mature Nation Statehood RT XII: PL-UA & TR-UA, held in Washington, DC on Oct 19–20, 2011
 
US-UA ED III Items of Note
Highlights from US-Ukraine Energy Dialogue III, held in Washington DC
on April 15-16, 2008
 
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