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  • Report from the UCC Saskatchewan Provincial Council [Easter Newsletter]

    UCC-SPC held its Spring Conference & Annual General Meeting and Board Elections on 12 March in Saskatoon. Participating were approximately 70 guests and delegates from across Saskatchewan including the communities of Foam Lake, North Battleford, Regina, Saskatoon, Prince Albert, Weyburn, and Yorkton. The Conference included a provincial Ukrainian dance conference as well as an oral [&hellip


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    Reflections on the XXIII Triennial Congress of Ukrainian Canadians

    Reflections on the XXIII Triennial Congress of Ukrainian Canadians

    UKRAINIAN CANADIAN COMMUNITY UNITED AND INVIGORATED AT XXIII TRIENNIAL CONGRESS The XXIII Congress of Ukrainian Canadians themed “Honouring the Past, Inspiring the Future” concluded with a strong mandate for the term 2010-2013 to: engage Ukraine, support enhanced youth engagement and leadership training for community organizations; and to finds ways to connect the 1.2M Ukrainian Canadians through [&hellip


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    National Sports Committee Report

    National Sports Committee Report

    The National Sports Committee is very excited to be supporting the Biannual Ukrainian International Football Tournament being held August 13-20 in Toronto, Ontario. This soccer tournament is sanctioned by USCAK (Ukrainian Sports Federation of U.S.A. and Canada). The hosting soccer club is Toronto’s own – USC Karpaty along with community organizers UCC Toronto Branch and [&hellip


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    IEU Features Traditional Handicrafts of the Ukrainian People (March 2011 newsletter)

    INTERNET ENCYCLOPEDIA OF UKRAINE FEATURES: TRADITIONAL HANDICRAFTS OF THE UKRAINIAN PEOPLE (March 2011) Crafts and small-scale manufacture of common articles of daily use, farm implements, clothing, home furnishings, and, in past centuries, arms as well were widely practiced in Ukraine from the earliest times. Crafts were highly developed in the ancient states on the northern [&hellip


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    Commemoration of Kurenivska tradegy victims

    13 березня – День вшанування пам’яті жертв Куренівської катастрофи У перші весняні дні цього року українці віддають шану жертвам Куренівської катастрофи – жахливої трагедії, що сталася 50 років тому у місті Києві. Трагічні події, що отримали назву Куренівська трагедія, відбулися у Києві 13 березня 1961 року, коли потужний селевий потік з Бабиного Яру крізь прорвану [&hellip


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    WARAWA HEADS CANADA-UKRAINE PARLIAMENTARY FRIENDSHIP GROUP

    http://www.markwarawa.com/EN/mark_in_the_news/warawa_heads_canada-ukraine_parliamentary_friendship_group/ WARAWA HEADS CANADA-UKRAINE PARLIAMENTARY FRIENDSHIP GROUP December 10, 2008 December 10, 2008, Ottawa, ON: Last week, Mark Warawa, Member of Parliament for Langley, was elected Chair of the Canada-Ukraine Parliamentary Friendship Group. The Parliamentary Friendship Group held its Annual General Meeting to elect its Executive Committee. The aim of the group is to provide [&hellip


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    Canadian Museum for Human Rights – a call for inclusiveness, equity and fairness

    Canadian Museum for Human Rights – a call for inclusiveness, equity and fairness Ukrainian Canadian Congress December 9, 2010 Ukrainian Canadians have a particular interest in the stories that will be presented in the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR). Soviet Ukraine was subjected to one of the twentieth century’s greatest atrocities, the genocidal Great [&hellip


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    Holodomor Commemoration 2010 (Photos courtesy of: Roman Petriw)

    Holodomor Commemoration 2010 (Roman Petriw PHOTOGRAPHER: Roman@ualberta.net) Created with Admarket’s flickrSLiDR. Holodomor Commemoration 2010 Nov 20; Edmonton, Alberta, Canada (Roman Petriw PHOTOGRAPHER: Roman@ualberta.net)


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