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  • Ukraine’s Independence Day

    August 24, 2019. OTTAWA, ON. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) extends warm greetings to everyone celebrating Ukraine’s Independence Day! Today, communities all across Canada join with Ukrainians around the world in celebration of Independence Day. On August 24, 1991, exercising the inviolable right of the Ukrainian people to self-determination, the Act of the Declaration of [&hellip


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    Black Ribbon Day – August 23

    Black Ribbon Day August 20, 2019. OTTAWA. On August 23, Canadians commemorate Black Ribbon Day, the National Day of Remembrance for the Victims of Communism and Nazism in Europe. Established through a unanimous resolution of Canada’s Parliament in 2009, Black Ribbon Day coincides with the anniversary of the signing of the infamous Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact between [&hellip


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    Triennial Congress to address the changing needs of our community

    Triennial Congress to address the changing needs of our community UCC welcomes Chair of Triennial Congress Resolutions Committee August 8, 2019, OTTAWA, ON. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) is pleased to announce that Dr. Oleh Wolowyna will address the XXVI Triennial Congress of Ukrainian Canadians on new research into changes and growth in our community. [&hellip


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    August 2019 UCC Monthly Bulletin

    It’s hard to believe that just a month ago Toronto was host to the Ukraine Reform Conference  with hundreds of delegates including Ukrainian President Zelenskyy and Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Now that historic Ukrainian Parliamentary elections have also taken place, and we extend thanks to the dedicated elections observers in Ukraine and at voting [&hellip


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    Ukrainian Independence Day Celebrations 2019

    Every year, the Ukrainian community in Canada celebrates Ukrainian Independence Day. Below, we have provided you with the list of events in your province! Events are sorted according to their commencement date. To get more information on the particular event, please right click on the corresponding picture to view the image in its entirety. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————————————– [&hellip


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    Ukraine’s Parliamentary Election Demonstrates Desire for Change

    July 22, 2019, Ottawa. Yesterday Ukraine held early Parliamentary elections, which were widely described as free and fair by international election observers. “Ukraine’s new Parliament has a strong mandate from the Ukrainian people to deliver on reforms,” said Alexandra Chyczij, National President of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC).  “We expect ongoing Euro-Atlantic integration, promotion and [&hellip


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    July 17, 2019 UCC Op-Ed on Flight MH17

    On the fifth anniversary of the downing of Flight MH17 by Russian forces in occupied Eastern Ukraine, UCC’s National President Alexandra Chyczij wrote the following article, which was published in the National Post (July 17, 2019)


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    UCC Spring-Summer 2019 Bulletin

    Welcome to our latest newsletter featuring stories from across Canada! From Vyshyvanka celebrations on Parliament Hill to Conference for Ukrainian Educators in Winnipeg, we have much news to share with you. Also, we are working hard to prepare for the Triennial Congress taking place on November 1-3 in Ottawa. In this newsletter, you will read [&hellip


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    UCC Launches Policy Priorities for 2019

    June 26, 2019, Ottawa, ON – Today on Parliament Hill the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) launched 6 key policy priorities in advance of this year’s federal election in Canada. These policy briefs are the result of extensive consultation and research which included community engagement over the past several months. The UCC’s key priorities are as follows: [&hellip


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    XXVI Triennial Congress Program Announced

    Share Your Vision – Build Our Future! XXVI Triennial Congress Program Announced  May 27, 2019. OTTAWA, ON. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) announces the program of plenary sessions and workshops for the XXVI Triennial Congress of Ukrainian Canadians, which will be held in our nation’s capital, Ottawa on November 1-3, 2019. “We have a rich [&hellip


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