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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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UCC Expands Parliamentary Internship Program

UCC Expands Parliamentary Internship Program   Welcomes support of Shevchenko Foundation Ukrainian Canadian Veterans Fund   July 18, 2018. OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) is pleased to announce that due to the generous support of our community, the UCC Parliamentary Internship Program will be expanded to offer two internship positions for the upcoming year. [&hellip


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UCC Expresses Condolences on Passing of Mr. Stefan Horlatsch

UCC Expresses Condolences on Passing of Mr. Stefan Horlatsch July 17, 2018. OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) expresses its deep sorrow on the passing of Mr. Stefan Horlatsch, prominent Ukrainian Canadian community leader, Holodomor Survivor and educator. Mr. Horlatsch passed away on July 14 at age 97. Born in Zaporizhzhia oblast, Mr. Horlatsch survived [&hellip


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Fourth Anniversary of Downing of Flight MH-17 by Russia

Fourth Anniversary of Downing of Flight MH-17 by Russia July 17, 2018. OTTAWA. On the fourth anniversary of the downing of Flight MH-17, the Ukrainian Canadian community joins the families and friends of the victims in grief and solemn remembrance. We call upon the international community to ensure that Russian officials responsible for this appalling [&hellip


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June Newsletter

As the Chumak Way cycling team makes their way across the Prairies, the end of the school year is upon us and summer officially begins! July marks the start of our busy Ukrainian summer, full of festivals, cultural programs, and all kinds of camps!  It’s inspiring to see that every summer thousands of volunteers from our [&hellip


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Happy Canada Day!

Happy Canada Day! A Mari Usque Ad Mare The Ukrainian Canadian Congress wishes you and your loved ones a wonderful Canada Day celebration! A land of liberty, peace and hope, generations of Canadians can be proud of the country that they have built and the unity that binds us from coast to coast to coast. [&hellip


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June 2018 Parliamentary Intern report

By Halyna Paliychuk, UCC Parliamentary Intern 10 months of my fantastic internship in Chrystia Freeland’s MP office on Parliament Hill have flown by so fast! This was a fabulous time full of learning, new friends and exciting experience. I would like to thank the whole Freeland team for their incredible support; the UCC team for [&hellip


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