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UCC launches 2019 Federal Election Guide

UCC launches 2019 Federal Election Guide  UCC releases surveys for Canada’s Party Leaders and Candidates  September 12, 2019. OTTAWA. With the start of Canada’s Federal Election campaign, the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) encourages everyone to get involved in Canada’s democracy! Today, the UCC launched our 2019 Federal Election Guide, with tips and suggestions on how [&hellip


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Breaking News: 35 Ukrainian political prisoners return home

Breaking News: 35 Ukrainian political prisoners return home  September 7, 2019 – OTTAWA.  Earlier today 35 Ukrainian political prisoners illegally jailed by Russia returned home to Ukraine. For their freedom, Ukraine exchanged 35 persons detained in Ukraine. “We are pleased to see the release of the illegally jailed Ukrainian citizens and sailors. However we remain concerned about the plight of the many remaining [&hellip


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Welcome back to Ridni Shkoly!

(English message below) Шановні освітяни! Вже за декілька днів розпочинаємо новий навчальний рік. Українські освітяни Рідних шкіл, денних двомовних програм та вищої школи наполегливо продовжують забезпечувати високий рівень знань учням та молоді. Завдяки Вашому професійному підходу та безмежній присвяті навчанню, Ви з впевненістю зустрічаєте виклики сучасності й забезпечуєте своїх учнів матеріалом, який заохочує їх до [&hellip


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Official Ukrainian Independence Day greetings

On the occasion of Ukrainian Independence Day, the Canadian and Ukrainian government released various statements about their commitment to Ukraine and the diaspora. Take a look at what some of our government leaders have to say:    Statement by the Prime Minister              Click here Statement by the Leader of the Conservative Party [&hellip


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Interview with Nataliia Shevchenko, who could become Canada’s Greatest Baker

UCC was very pleased to learn that Nataliia Shevchenko, from Edmonton Alberta, was selected as a contestant on the new CBC program “The Great Canadian Baking Show.” We reached out to Nataliia to learn more about her and this unique opportunity. Season 3 of THE GREAT CANADIAN BAKING SHOW airs Wednesdays at 8 p.m. on [&hellip


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Ukraine’s Independence Day

August 24, 2019. OTTAWA, ON. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) extends warm greetings to everyone celebrating Ukraine’s Independence Day! Today, communities all across Canada join with Ukrainians around the world in celebration of Independence Day. On August 24, 1991, exercising the inviolable right of the Ukrainian people to self-determination, the Act of the Declaration of [&hellip


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Black Ribbon Day – August 23

Black Ribbon Day August 20, 2019. 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 [&hellip


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Black Ribbon Day 2019

The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) encourages all Canadians to take part in Black Ribbon Day Commemoration events being held across the country. Events commemorating Black Ribbon Day are being organized by the Central and Eastern European Council, which represents the interests of 4 million Canadians of Central and Eastern European descent. For information on events [&hellip


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