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  • Ambassador Waschuk Awarded Shevchenko Medal

    UCC Tribute Gala to honour contributions to public service    January 15, 2020. OTTAWA, ON. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) is pleased to announce that His Excellency Roman Waschuk, former Ambassador of Canada to Ukraine, will be awarded the Taras Shevchenko Medal for his outstanding contribution to public service. The Medal will be presented to [&hellip


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    Apply today – UCC Parliamentary Internship Program

    Apply today – UCC Parliamentary Internship Program Applications due January 19, 2020 December 19, 2019. OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) is very proud of our Parliamentary Internship Program, now entering its third year. By providing valuable opportunities for Ukrainian-Canadian recent university graduates to work on Parliament Hill, we are helping build the next generation [&hellip


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    Top 10 Ukrainian Canadian News Stories of 2019

    2019 was anоther eventful year for the Ukrainian Canadian community. As we reflect on the accomplishments of the passing year, and look forward to new opportunities in the new year, the Ukrainian Canadian Congress is pleased to present these highlights from the last year. Thank you for all your support! Happy New Year and See [&hellip


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    Nov 19 Facebook source images

    November 19, 2019 posts by Dougal MacDonald. Source: Facebook   November 27, 2019. This week University of Alberta students along with the Ukrainian Canadian Students’ Union uncovered a series of public social media posts by Assistant Lecturer Dougal MacDonald that call the Holodomor a “myth” and a “lie”. To view some of these posts, please [&hellip


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    Holodomor Memorial Day

    November 22, 2019. OTTAWA. On Saturday, November 23, Canada commemorates National Holodomor Memorial Day. In 1932-33, the Ukrainian nation was condemned to death by starvation by the Soviet Communist regime of Joseph Stalin. Millions of men, women and children were murdered by the Communist regime during the Holodomor Famine-Genocide, because of the Ukrainian people’s aspiration [&hellip


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    UCC statement on announcement of Canada’s Cabinet

    Freeland appointed Deputy PM November 21, 2019. OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) congratulates Canada’s Cabinet Ministers who were sworn in yesterday at Rideau Hall. The UCC wishes Canada’s Prime Minister, the Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, and Canada’s Cabinet all success in their service to Canada and looks forward to continuing a productive and effective [&hellip


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    Day of Dignity and Freedom

    November 20, 2019. OTTAWA. On November 21, Ukrainians all over the world mark the Day of Dignity and Freedom. Six years ago, the Ukrainian people took to the streets to defend their choice to live in liberty and democracy. On November 21, 2013, demonstrations began in response to the government’s decision not to sign the [&hellip


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    Resolutions adopted by the XXVI Triennial Congress of Ukrainian Canadians

    The XXVI Triennial Congress of Ukrainian Canadians, held in Ottawa November 1-3, 2019, adopted a series of resolutions which will guide the work of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) for the next three years. Over 250 delegates from Ukrainian Canadian organizations and communities across Canada participated in the work of the 26th Triennial Congress. The [&hellip


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