Greetings from Canada and International Community on Ukraine’s Independence Day

  Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada Statement by Canada’s Leader of the Opposition Statement by the NDP  Statement by Canada’s Ambassador to Ukraine     Statement by the United States of America Secretary of State     Statements by leaders of EU states   Statement by the President of France

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UCC Greetings on Ukraine’s Independence Day

  Greetings on Ukraine’s Independence Day   August 24, 2018. OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC), representing the interests of Canada’s 1.4 million strong Ukrainian community, extends warm greetings to all those celebrating the 27th anniversary of Ukraine’s Independence!   Twenty-seven years ago, the valiant centuries-long struggle of generations of Ukrainian Patriots culminated in the Declaration of Ukraine’s Independence. On August 24, [&hellip

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UCC supports Black Ribbon Day Commemorations

August 22, 2018. 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 Nazi Germany and [&hellip

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Ukrainian Independence Day Celebrations 2018

Every year, the Ukrainian community in Canada celebrates Ukrainian Independence Day. Below, we provide 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 click on the corresponding picture. SATURDAY, AUGUST 18, 2018 – Toronto, ON Location: Centennial Park [&hellip

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International community must act to #FreeSentsov

International community must act to #FreeSentsov  Oleh Sentsov’s health seriously deteriorates  August 9, 2018. OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) calls on Canada and its allies to demand the Russian government immediately release Ukrainian political prisoner Oleh Sentsov and the 70 other Ukrainians illegally jailed in Russian prisons. “Canada has taken no actions against the [&hellip

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NATO Summit Analysis – July 2018

On July 11-12, NATO heads of state or government met in Brussels, and on July 12 they met with Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko. The UCC has reviewed and analyzed the policy positions outlined in the declarations and statements of the Summit. We present this summary and overview to update our community on issues directly related [&hellip

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UCC statement on attack in Toronto

UCC statement on attack in Toronto July 23, 2018. OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) strongly condemns the disgraceful attack perpetrated last night against the people of Toronto. We extend our deep condolences to those who lost family and friends and hope for a speedy recovery for those injured. May the Memory of the Victims [&hellip

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Save the Date: 2019 UCC Triennial Congress

The Ukrainian Canadian Congress is excited to announce that the 26th Triennial Congress will take place in Ottawa from November 1-3, 2019. We welcome you to join us in the nation’s capital. Follow our website, mailing list, and/or Facebook page for upcoming details

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Canada’s Minister of International Development visits Ukraine

Canada’s Minister of International Development visits Ukraine Canada committing up to $50 million annual support July 19, 2018. KYIV.The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) welcomes the announcement by the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Canada’s Minister of International Development, that Canada is committed to provide “up to $50 million annually in support of socio-economic programs across the country, [&hellip

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