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  • Immigration Webinar – Імміграційний Вебінар

      Ukrainian Canadian Congress will be holding an Immigration Webinar on Friday,  May 1 at 6 PM EST. The webinar will focus on the following themes: IRCC changes and measures implemented during Covid-19 Temporary Resident Visas (visitor visas, changes since April 29, how to get on the plane if a person is exempt from travel […]

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    Commemorating the 73rd Anniversary of the Wisla Operation (Akcja Wisla)

    April 28, 2020. OTTAWA. April 28, 2020 marks the 73rd anniversary of the beginning of the Wisla Operation (Akcja Wisla), the forcible deportation by the Soviet-backed Polish government of Ukrainians from their ancestral lands in what is today eastern Poland. Ukrainians living in the Lemko, Boyko, Nadsianna, Kholm and Pidliashia regions were deported to territories […]

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    Commemorating the Chornobyl Nuclear Disaster

    On April 26, the world commemorates the anniversary of the Chornobyl Nuclear Disaster in Ukraine. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) asks all Canadians to pause today in remembrance of the thousands of victims of this terrible tragedy. On April 26, 1986, a reactor at the Chornobyl nuclear power plant near Prypyat, Ukraine, exploded and melted […]

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    UCC statement on shootings in Nova Scotia

      April 20, 2020. OTTAWA, ON. The Ukrainian Canadian community joins all Canadians in expressing shock and horror at the news of the mass shooting that took place yesterday in Nova Scotia. “We grieve together with those who have lost people close to them,” stated Alexandra Chyczij, National President of the UCC. “Canadians are strong […]

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    Designation by the United States of the “Russian Imperial Movement” as a Global Terrorist

    On April 6, 2020 the US State Department’s Counterterrorism Bureau announced the designation of the Russian Imperial Movement – “Russkoe Imperskoe Dvizhenie” (RID) as a Specially-Designated Global Terrorist (SDGT). On April 8, UCC President Alexandra Chyczij wrote to Bill Blair, Canada’s Minister of Public Safety and  François-Philippe Champagne, Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, urging Canada […]

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    Ukrainian Canadian Credit Unions – Covid-19 changes

    Credit Unions are considered essential services, but they are changing their hours and system of service Please check with your credit union on their updated hours and procedures!  

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    Bio – Taras Kulish

    Taras Kulish specializes in servicing the needs of charities and not-for-profit organizations. On the Executive of the Ukrainian Canadian Bar Association, Taras spearheads the Churches, Charities and Not-for-Profit Knowledge Hub in partnership with the Ukrainian Canadian Social Services – Toronto and the Ukrainian Canadian Professional and Business Association.  Taras has served in the charities sector […]

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    Bio – Jason Woycheshyn

      Jason’s broad practice focuses on litigation, arbitration and dispute resolution.  He has extensive trial and appellate experience in courts across Canada, including Alberta and Ontario. Jason litigates corporate, commercial, agribusiness, banking and estates disputes.  These disputes include, corporate, shareholder, partnership, commercial contract, real property, injunction, fraud recovery, domestic and international arbitration, intellectual property, licensing, […]

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    Bio – Eugene Migus

    Eugene is an experienced accounting and financial restructuring professional.  He is a former partner of BDO Canada LLP, one of Canada’s largest accounting and advisory firms.  He practiced exclusively in the Financial Recovery Services area of the firm since 1996 including 16 years as a partner. Eugene has successfully assisted many businesses on multiple fronts […]

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