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UKRAINIAN CANADIAN CONGRESS EXPRESSES DEEP SADNESS ON PASSING OF SLAWKO KINDRACHUK

  UKRAINIAN CANADIAN CONGRESS EXPRESSES DEEP SADNESS ON PASSING OF SLAWKO KINDRACHUK  OTTAWA – MARCH 20, 2015.  It is with great sadness that the Ukrainian Canadian Congress learned of the passing of an outstanding leader of the Ukrainian Canadian Community, Mr. Slawko Kindrachuk. The UCC issued the following statement on his passing: “Slawko Kindrachuk was a leader among men and a [&hellip


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Statement by Minister Nicholson on Latest Shipment of Non-lethal Equipment to Ukraine

To view this document on the department website, please click on the following link: http://www.international.gc.ca/media/aff/news-communiques/2015/03/18e.aspx Statement by Minister Nicholson on Latest Shipment of Non-lethal Equipment to Ukraine   March 18, 2015 – Ottawa, Ontario – Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada The Honourable Rob Nicholson, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Niagara Falls, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today [&hellip


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Minister Nicholson Announces Support for Ukrainian Democracy

To view this document on the department website, please click on the following link: http://www.international.gc.ca/media/aff/news-communiques/2015/03/18a.aspx Minister Nicholson Announces Support for Ukrainian Democracy Highlights Canada’s commitment to advancing democracy, human rights, rule of law and support for civil society March 18, 2015 – Ottawa, Ontario – Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada The Honourable Rob Nicholson, P.C., Q.C., [&hellip


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UWC: Joint Statement on the first anniversary of the forceful annexation of Crimea by the Russian Federation

Joint Statement of the Ukrainian World Congress, The World Congress of the Crimean Tatars and the Association of Jewish Organizations and Communities of Ukraine on the first anniversary of the forceful annexation of Crimea by the Russian Federation One year ago, on 18 March 2014, the international community was witness to the most insolent since the Second World War violation of international law – the [&hellip


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MPP Baker Calls on Federal Government to Supply Defensive Weapons to Ukraine

MPP Baker Calls on Federal Government to Supply Defensive Weapons to Ukraine For immediate release March 16, 2015. On March 11, 2015 MPP Yvan Baker (Etobicoke Centre), rose at Queen’s Park and called on the Government of Canada to “provide Ukraine with defensive weapons, equipment and training it needs to defend its territorial integrity”. Mr. [&hellip


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MPP Baker Calls on Federal Government to Supply Defensive Weapons to Ukraine

For immediate release   March 16, 2015. On March 11, 2015 MPP Yvan Baker (Etobicoke Centre), rose at Queen’s Park and called on the Government of Canada to “provide Ukraine with defensive weapons, equipment and training it needs to defend its territorial integrity”. Mr. Baker stated, “Today, Ukraine is at war and the situation is dire. [&hellip


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UCC eNewsletter – March Newsletter 2015

Official Visit to Canada of Mr. Andriy Parubiy, First Deputy Chairman of the Parliament of Ukraine Heavenly Hundred Commemorations held across Canada International Day of Support for Nadiya Savchenko UCC Congratulates Mr. Ihor Kozak on Canadian Honour Taras Shevchenko CFWWIRF Internment Stamps _______________________________________________________________________________________________   Official Visit to Canada of Mr. Andriy Parubiy, First Deputy Chairman of [&hellip


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Spirit Lake Centre marks 100th anniversary of internment camp

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Statements in Parliament of interest to the Ukrainian Community – March 11th, 2015

41st PARLIAMENT, 2nd SESSION EDITED HANSARD • NUMBER 184 CONTENTS Wednesday, March 11, 2015 STATEMENTS BY MEMBERS [Statements by Members] Russia Ms. Chrystia Freeland (Toronto Centre, Lib.): Mr. Speaker, Nadiya Savchenko, a Ukrainian pilot, Iraqi war veteran, and member of the Ukrainian parliament, has been held as a prisoner of war in Russia since June [&hellip


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International Women’s Day and the Plight of Nadiya Savchenko: Statement in Parliament by Hon. A. Raynell Andreychuk

2nd Session, 41st Parliament, Volume 149, Issue 123 Tuesday, March 10, 2015 Read original: http://www.parl.gc.ca/Content/Sen/Chamber/412/Debates/123db_2015-03-10-e.htm#8 International Women’s Day and the Plight of Nadiya Savchenko Hon. A. Raynell Andreychuk: Honourable senators, I also rise to speak to International Women’s Day. This year’s International Women’s Day celebrates the twentieth anniversary of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action — [&hellip


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