UCC Communiques & News


British Columbia adopts Holodomor Memorial Act

October 30, 2019. OTTAWA, ON. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) welcomes the adoption by the Legislative of British Columbia of Bill M225, Ukrainian Famine and Genocide (Holodomor) Memorial Day Act. The bill, introduced by BC Green Party Leader Andrew Weaver, MLA, passed third reading unanimously yesterday. Royal Assent is expected on Thursday. “Thank you to [&hellip

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Конґрес Українців Канади висловлює співчуття з приводу смерті Віри Ке (Кемпе) Плавущак

26-го жовтня, 2019 р. ОТТАВА. Конґрес Українців Канади (Конґрес) висловлює глибокі співчуття родині та друзям пані Віри Ке (Кемпе) Плавущак. Пані Ке Плавущак упокоїлася 23-го жовтня в м. Торонті. Народжена у Самборі в 1927 р, пані Ке Плавущак емігрувала в Канаду після ІІ-ої Світової Війни й вступила в резерв Збройних Сил Канади. Громадський провідник, діяч, [&hellip

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7 Days to XXVI Triennial Congress!

  In just 7 days, hundreds of delegates will arrive in Ottawa for the opening of the twenty-sixth Triennial Congress of Ukrainian Canadians. We are pleased to announce details of Panel 3 “Local Activities- National Connections”, with round-table with facilitators who are experts in their respective fields   ARCHIVES Andriy Sawchuk ARTS, DANCE & CHOIR Andrea [&hellip

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2019 Shevchenko Medal Recipients

The Ukrainian Canadian Congress warmly congratulates the 2019 Taras Shevchenko Medal Recipients! The Shevchenko Medal is the highest form of recognition granted by the UCC. The Shevchenko Medal recognizes individuals of Ukrainian and non-Ukrainian descent, as well as institutions and organizations, for their outstanding national contribution towards the development of the Ukrainian Canadian community. Outstanding [&hellip

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UCC Youth Leadership Award Recipients – 2019

The Ukrainian Canadian Youth Leadership Award of Excellence gives recognition to young adult Ukrainian Canadians for outstanding leadership which significantly contributed to the broader Ukrainian community and the betterment of Canada. Please read below to learn more about our 2019 Award Winners. Devon Sereda Goldie Devon Sereda Goldie is a proud Ukrainian Canadian who wears [&hellip

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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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