UCC statement on Canada’s Federal Election

October 22, 2019. OTTAWA, ON. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) congratulates Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the Liberal Party of Canada on their victory in Canada’s federal election and all party leaders and candidates on a hard-fought and passionate election campaign. Thousands of Canadians, including many Ukrainian Canadians, ran as candidates in yesterday’s election. Hundreds [&hellip

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UCC welcomes National Chief Bellegarde to XXVI Congress

October 15, 2019. OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) is very excited to announce that National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations Perry Bellegarde will deliver a keynote address to the XXVI Triennial Congress of Ukrainian Canadians, taking place in Ottawa, November 1-3, 2019. National Chief Bellegarde stated, “It is a tremendous privilege to [&hellip

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2019 Federal Election: Responses to UCC Survey for Candidates for MP

The UCC presents the results of the UCC Survey for Candidates for Member of Parliament in the 2019 federal election. All answers received from candidates are organized by province, east to west, and then by riding, alphabetically, below. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress is a non-partisan organization and does not endorse parties or candidates. The UCC [&hellip

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UCC presents results of Party Leaders’ Survey

  October 9, 2019. OTTAWA. Ahead of the 2019 federal election, the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) is pleased to present the results of its survey of the leaders of Canada’s national political parties. “On behalf of the UCC, I thank Canada’s party leaders for taking the time to respond to our survey, and in assisting [&hellip

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Ukrainians abroad warn President Zelenskyy about crossing red lines

On October 1, President Zelenskyy announced that Ukraine has acceded to Russia’s demands to accept the so-called ‘Steinmeier Formula’ in exchange for a summit meeting of leaders of the Normandy Four (Ukraine, Germany, France, Russia). On October 2, Ukrainians abroad responded to President Zelenskyy’s decision. (To view full statements, please click on the titles below) [&hellip

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Ukrainian – UCC announces Award Winners

Конгрес оголосив імена одержувачів нагород і Шевченківські Медалі 27 вересня 2019 р. Оттава. Конгрес українців Канади (КУК) має честь оголосити імена одержувачів Медалі Тараса Шевченка, що є найвищою формою визнання зі сторони Конгресу. Шевченківська Медаль є нагородою для осіб як українського, так і неукраїнського походження, а також для установ і організацій, за видатний внесок у [&hellip

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Ukraine’s independence, territorial integrity, are non-negotiable

October 2, 2019. OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) calls on Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskyy to make clear to the Ukrainian people and the international community that Ukraine’s independence and territorial integrity are non-negotiable. On October 1, President Zelenskyy announced that Ukraine  has acceded to Russia’s demands to accept the so-called ‘Steinmeier Formula,’ the details [&hellip

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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 [&hellip

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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 [&hellip

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