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UKRAINIAN CANADIAN CONGRESS ISSUES CALL FOR NOMINATIONS FOR UCC YOUTH LEADERSHIP AWARD OF EXCELLENCE   Ottawa – February 5, 2016 – The Ukrainian Canadian Congress has issued a call for nominations for the UCC Youth Leadership Award of Excellence which will be presented at the XXV Triennial Congress of Ukrainian Canadians in Regina from September [&hellip

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Article: “Ceremony marks change of command for Joint Task Force-Ukraine” []

Source: A formal Change of Command ceremony was held at the International Peacekeeping and Security Centre in Starychi, Ukraine on Jan. 17 for Lt.Col. Tim Arsenault as he assumed command of Joint Task Force-Ukraine (JTF-U) from Lt. Col. Jason Guiney. Joint Task Force-Ukraine is part of Operation UNIFIER, Canada’s military training mission in Ukraine. “I [&hellip

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  GOVERNMENT OF SASKATCHEWAN DESIGNATES 2016 TO BE YEAR OF SASKATCHEWAN UKRAINIANS   January 15, 2016 — On Tuesday, January 5, 2016, Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall officially proclaimed 2016 as the Year of Saskatchewan Ukrainians. The proclamation acknowledges the 125th anniversary of Ukrainian immigration to Canada while recognizing contributions that Ukrainians have made to the [&hellip

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UCC Offers Sincere Thanks to Volunteers and Donors from Coast to Coast – Your Support Keeps The Ukrainian Canadian Community Strong

January 5, 2016 – 2016 is a year for celebrating milestones. This year marks the 75th anniversary of the founding of the Ukrainian Canadian Committee (now Congress). We have led and united the community over these 75 years as a direct result of the commitment of our volunteers and generosity of our donors. Your selfless [&hellip

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Trudeau Government Keeps Promise to Build Memorial to the Victims of Communism

December 17, 2015 – OTTAWA.. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) welcomed the announcement today by the Government of Canada to move forward with the Memorial to the Victims of Communism in Ottawa’s Parliamentary precinct. Canada’s Minister of Canadian Heritage, the Honourable Mélanie Joly announced at a news conference in Ottawa today that the Government of [&hellip

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Ukrainian Students’ Club commemorate the Holodomor

Source: Club holds event for famine-genocide remembrance The University of Ottawa Ukrainian Students’ Club (SUSK Ottawa) hosted an event in the Alumni Auditorium on Nov. 24, featuring a historical exhibit, speakers, and a documentary film to commemorate the Ukrainian famine-genocide of 1932-33, called the Holodomor. The students in SUSK Ottawa felt that the commemoration was [&hellip

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UCC Saskatchewan e-Bulletin for 2015 November 27

  e-Бюлетень Published by the Ukrainian Canadian Congress Saskatchewan Provincial Council, Inc.     27 November 2015 Vol. 12 № 22 (240) 27 листопада 2015 р. 125th Anniversary of Ukrainian Immigration to Canada (1891-2016) UCC Unveils Logo… (media release) | Description of the Logo Design | About the Artist КУК представив логотип… (прес-реліз) | Пояснення [&hellip

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Yvan Baker, MPP invites you to join him in a Holodomor Commemoration at Queen’s Park

Dear Friends, Tomorrow (Tuesday, Nov 24th), we will be commemorating the Holodomor Awareness Week and launching the Holodomor Mobile Classroom from 8:30AM – 10:00AM at Queen’s Park. Please see invitation below. Don’t Forget to RSVP! Please remember to RSVP! Due to legislative security procedures we need to know in advance if you will be attending. Once registered, [&hellip

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UCC asks Canadians to join Ukrainian World Congress campaign to combat Russian disinformation

   18 November 2015  MEDIA RELEASE UWC calls upon Ukrainian communities to help document incidents of Russian disinformation The Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) is calling upon Ukrainian communities to join the international effort to combat Russian disinformation by helping to document such incidents. East StratCom Team of the European External Action Service, the European Union’s diplomatic [&hellip

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