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ABF Journalism Fellowship Program Now Accepting Applications

The America for Bulgaria Foundation is launching a new fellowship program in journalism titled Media E:Volution. Over nine months, fellows will have the opportunity to work at two Bulgarian media organizations, gaining professional experience and engaging in an exchange of ideas.

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US and Bulgarian Partners Unite in Support of Ukrainians Fleeing War

US and Bulgarian partners have united to provide emergency assistance to individuals and families displaced from Ukraine by the war and in need of support. This #UnitedWithUkraine platform for assistance will be updated regularly and contribute to Bulgaria’s overall humanitarian efforts for Ukraine. See the video address for the March 10 platform launch.

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Teenovators Favor World Shaping over Window Shopping

A total of 76 ideas took shape at the Teenovator Ideas Weekend 2022 in January, all of them showing considerable creativity and promise. Not only do they attempt to tackle challenges in novel ways, but also three out of every four projects employ new technologies to resolve a problem.

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Communist-Era Labor Camp Survivor Tsvetana Dzhermanova Speaks Out

In September 2021, representatives of the America for Bulgaria Foundation undertook a study visit to Belene Island, a place of contradictions — of natural beauty but also of painful memory. Together with friends from the diplomatic corps, Sofia Platform, Belene Island Foundation and local representatives, we commemorated the victims of the communist regime. We also had a memorable encounter with camp survivor Tsvetana Dzhermanova, whose time in the Belene and Bosna camps is detailed in her memoir Memories of the Camps.

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