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Paul Yuzyk Youth Initiative for Multiculturalism

Paul Yuzyk Youth Initiative for Multiculturalism UCC encourages youth from coast to coast to apply by April 20, 2018 February 23, 2018. OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) welcomes the announcement  of the Paul Yuzyk Youth Initiative for Multiculturalism. The funding initiative was announced yesterday by the Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage and [&hellip


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Ukrainian Canadian Community Welcomes  $1.45 M Federal Funding  For Holodomor Awareness Project

Ukrainian Canadian Community Welcomes  $1.45 M Federal Funding  For Holodomor Awareness Project   February 22, 2018 Toronto – The Ukrainian Canadian community welcomes the announcement by the Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, of a three-year grant valued at $1.45 million to support the Holodomor National Awareness Tour and the Holodomor Mobile Classroom (“the HMC”).  The funding announcement [&hellip


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Holodomor National Awareness Tour Fact Sheet

Holodomor National Awareness Tour Fact Sheet &nbsp


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Four Years of Russia’s War against Ukraine

Four Years of Russia’s War against Ukraine  UCC calls on Canada to lead world response to Russian aggression February 21, 2018. OTTAWA. February 20 marked the fourth anniversary of the beginning of Russia’s military aggression against Ukraine. Today the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) needs your help in our advocacy for Canada to lead the international [&hellip


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Honouring the Heroes of the Heavenly Hundred

Honouring the Heroes of the Heavenly Hundred February 20, 2018. OTTAWA. Today, Ukraine marks the Day of Commemoration of the Heroes of the Heavenly Hundred (Небесна Сотня).  In the fall of 2013, the Ukrainian people took to the streets in protest against the authoritarian, corrupt regime of former president Victor Yanukovych. This movement known as [&hellip


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Canada and Ukraine cooperate on health care reforms

Canada and Ukraine cooperate on health care reforms  Ukraine, Ontario strengthen ties in health care sector February 15, 2018. OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) welcomes the enhanced relationship between Canada and Ukraine on reforming Ukraine’s health care system. Last week, Memoranda were signed between Ukraine and Canada, and Ukraine’s Ministry of Health and the [&hellip


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Defending Europe by Arming Ukraine

Defence and security consultant Ihor Kozak, former officer in the Canadian Armed Forces and Lubomyr Luciuk, professor of political geography at the Royal Military College of Canada, write about the provision of lethal weapons to Ukraine in the Royal United Services Institute News Brief. Original Link here: Defending Europe by Arming Ukraine


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International Holocaust Remembrance Day

International Holocaust Remembrance Day January 26, 2018. OTTAWA. On January 27, the world commemorates International Holocaust Remembrance Day. On this day, which marks the liberation of the Nazi death camp Auschwitz-Birkenau, we mourn the millions of victims of the Holocaust. We honour the memory of more than six million Jews, and millions of other victims – [&hellip


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