3,000 to 4,000 Turkish Cypriot girls were sold into marriage with Arab men between 1930 and 1950; their story is largely untold and their fate mostly unknown.

Ambassador and Mrs. Koenig visited the future home of the Center for Visual Arts and Research in the heart of the historic walled city of Nicosia on February 11, 2014.

The CVAR is reaching completion! We hope to set an opening date soon.