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Paul Grod’s testimony to National Defence Committee, Oct 23, 2017

Paul Grod’s testimony to National Defence Committee, Oct 23, 2017 http://www.ourcommons.ca/DocumentViewer/en/42-1/NDDN/meeting-63/evidence


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Site Unveiled for Canada’s Memorial to the Victims of Communism

Site Unveiled for Canada’s Memorial to the Victims of Communism Ukrainian Canadian Congress announces $25,000 contribution to Memorial November 3, 2017. OTTAWA. On November 2, 2017, the dedication of the site for Canada’s Memorial to the Victims of Communism – Canada, Land of Refuge took place in Ottawa. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) announced a contribution of [&hellip


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October 2017 UCC Parliamentary Internship Report

October 2017 UCC Parliamentary Internship Report By Halyna Paliychuk   It’s hard to believe that its already been more than a month of working as an intern in the Parliament Hill office of Minister Chrystia Freeland, Member of Parliament for University – Rosedale.  I feel privileged to see up-close some historic Canadian events with my own eyes.  Recently I witnessed the installation ceremony for Canada’s new Governor General, the [&hellip


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October 28: National Internment Commemoration Day

October 28th is National Internment Commemoration Day in Canada. Follow the Canada First World War Internment Recognition Fund (CFWWIRF) for more information


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Community Development Workshops

  Digital Communications & Social Media Cassian Soltykevych (UCC National Executive) and Connor Moen (UCC/SUSK National Coordinator)   Advocacy & Government Relations Ihor Michalchyshyn (UCC CEO/Executive Director) and Markian Shwec (UCC Toronto)


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2017 Holodomor Awareness Week

By Irka Mycak, Chair UCC National Holodomor Awareness Committee The Ukrainian Canadian Congress is launching the tenth annual National Holodomor Awareness Week November 20-26, 2017 to commemorate the 84th anniversary of the Holodomor – Famine Genocide of 1932-33.   As we gather this year, let us pay tribute to the victims of the Famine Genocide [&hellip


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1.36 Million Ukrainian Canadians identified in 2016 Census

Today’s census report on immigration and ethnocultural diversity showed that 1,359,655 Canadians self-identify as Ukrainian


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Magnitsky Act now the Law of the Land!

Magnitsky Act now the Law of the Land!  October 19, 2017. OTTAWA. On October 18, S-226, the Justice for Victims of Corrupt Foreign Officials Act (Sergei Magnitsky Law) received Royal Assent. The Sergei Magnitsky Law, sponsored by Senator Raynell Andreychuk, provides “for the taking of restrictive measures in respect of foreign nationals responsible for gross [&hellip


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