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Call to Action: Holodomor Denial by University of Alberta Lecturer

This week University of Alberta students along with the Ukrainian Canadian Students’ Union uncovered a series of public social media posts by Assistant Lecturer Dougal MacDonald that call the Holodomor a “myth” and a “lie”. To view some of these posts, please click here. Despite recognition of the Holodomor by the Canadian Parliament and provincial […]


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Holodomor Commemoration Events 2019

Holodomor Commemorations across Canada   Alberta Calgary Annual Holodomor Commemoration Saturday, November 23, 2019 11 am UCC Calgary will be hosting the event Candlelight vigil at the Holodomor Monument in Calgary Friday, November 22, 2019 7pm Memorial Drive and Edmonton Trail This vigil is organized by the Calgary Branch of the Ukrainian Youth Association (CYM). […]


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October 2019 Canadian Newsletter

We are just a month away from the XXVI Triennial Congress, taking place November 1-3 in Ottawa. Since the founding of the UCC in 1940, Ukrainian Canadians have gathered every three years for the ‘Parliament’ where important and lively discussions take place on how to strengthen and shape the future of our community. Our UCC Triennial Congress […]


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Interview with Anna & Serhii, Ukrainian IT developers in Halifax

Hello from Halifax! Сергій та Анна Отрощенко – молода українська пара родом зі Львова, що зараз проживають у Галіфаксі. У Канаді вони започаткували свою справу – OTRO Games та стали відомі завдяки Hali Drive – першій в Канаді освітньо-туристичній грі про місто Галіфакс.  Про них уже розповідають CBC та на локальні канали! А ще, Анна […]


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Announcement of XXVI Triennial Congress sponsors and supporters

Share Your Vision – Build Our Future!  September 24, 2019. OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) is pleased to announce our generous sponsors and supporters of the XXVI Triennial Congress of Ukrainian Canadians, taking place in Ottawa November 1-3, 2019. “With less than 40 days to go before we all meet in Ottawa, the Organizing […]


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Welcome back to Ridni Shkoly!

(English message below) Шановні освітяни! Вже за декілька днів розпочинаємо новий навчальний рік. Українські освітяни Рідних шкіл, денних двомовних програм та вищої школи наполегливо продовжують забезпечувати високий рівень знань учням та молоді. Завдяки Вашому професійному підходу та безмежній присвяті навчанню, Ви з впевненістю зустрічаєте виклики сучасності й забезпечуєте своїх учнів матеріалом, який заохочує їх до […]


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Official Ukrainian Independence Day greetings

On the occasion of Ukrainian Independence Day, the Canadian and Ukrainian government released various statements about their commitment to Ukraine and the diaspora. Take a look at what some of our government leaders have to say:    Statement by the Prime Minister              Click here Statement by the Leader of the Conservative Party […]


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Interview with Nataliia Shevchenko, who could become Canada’s Greatest Baker

UCC was very pleased to learn that Nataliia Shevchenko, from Edmonton Alberta, was selected as a contestant on the new CBC program “The Great Canadian Baking Show.” We reached out to Nataliia to learn more about her and this unique opportunity. Season 3 of THE GREAT CANADIAN BAKING SHOW airs Wednesdays at 8 p.m. on […]


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