UCC COMMEMORATES FIRST ANNIVERSARY OF UKRAINE’S REVOLUTION OF DIGNITY

UKRAINIAN CANADIAN CONGRESS COMMEMORATES FIRST ANNIVERSARY OF UKRAINE’S REVOLUTION OF DIGNITY
29 November – Ottawa – The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) is commemorating the first anniversary of the Euromaidan movement in Ukraine.
Peaceful protests, which began on 21 November, 2013, in response to former President Yanukovych’s decision to not sign the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement, were met with


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Holodomor Commemorated in Parliament 2014

81st Holodomor Anniversary Commemorated in Parliament
 

 

 

Rev. Michael Winn (L) and Rev. Fr. Ihor Okhrimtchouk lead those assembled in prayer 

 
November 19, 2014 – Ottawa, Canada 
On Wednesday November 19th, in participation of National Holodomor Awareness Week, the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) in cooperation with the Canada-Ukraine Parliamentary Friendship Group (CUPFG) and the Embassy of Ukraine in Canada


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Ukrainian Canadian Congress launches National Holodomor Awareness Week

Ukrainian Canadian Congress launches National Holodomor Awareness Week
 
“We were guilty, we just didn’t know of what, of what sins.
Simply because we were called Ukrainians.”
Halyna Huba
Holodomor survivor, Poltava oblast
18 November 2014 – The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) has launched National Holodomor Awareness Week from 17-23 November 2014.
Eighty one years ago, in an attempt to silence the Ukrainian nation


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Canada Condemns Escalated Violence and Reported Movement of Russian Troops into Eastern Ukraine

http://www.international.gc.ca/media/aff/news-communiques/2014/11/13b.aspx?lang=eng
November 13, 2014 - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today released the following statement:
“Canada is deeply concerned by the escalation in violence in eastern Ukraine and by the reported movement of additional Russian troops and weapons into Ukraine in recent days.
“Russia must immediately withdraw its troops and weapons from sovereign Ukrainian territory and cease its material support


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Ukrainian Canadian Community Commemorates Remembrance Day

UKRAINIAN CANADIAN COMMUNITY COMMEMORATES REMEMBRANCE DAY
  
Ottawa – November 11, 2014- On November 11, Canadians pause to remember the sacrifices of the men and women who fought and died protecting our rights and our freedom. Today, we gather to express our eternal gratitude to all those who have served and continue to serve in Canada’s military


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UCC WELCOMES HISTORIC VISIT OF PRESIDENT POROSHENKO TO CANADA

UCC WELCOMES HISTORIC VISIT OF PRESIDENT POROSHENKO TO CANADA
18 September, 2014 – Ottawa – The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) welcomes the visit of Ukraine’s President, His Excellency Petro Poroshenko to Canada.
On September 17, President Poroshenko met with Canada’s Prime Minister, the Rt. Hon. Stephen Harper. Poroshenko and his delegation held a working meeting with the


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President Poroshenko addresses Parliament of Canada

 
The Speaker    The Speaker: I would now like to invite the right hon. Prime Minister to take the floor.
 
 
Le très hon. Stephen Harper (premier ministre, PCC)    Le très hon. Stephen Harper (premier ministre, PCC): Monsieur le Président du Sénat, monsieur le Président de la Chambre des communes, honorables sénateurs et députés, distingués invités, mesdames et


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PM welcomes successful visit of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko to Canada

PM welcomes successful visit of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko to Canada
September 17, 2014Ottawa, Ontario
Introduction
Prime Minister Stephen Harper today welcomed the visit by Petro Poroshenko, President of Ukraine, to Canada.
The two leaders discussed the steps required to restore territorial integrity in Ukraine and to ensure the country’s sovereignty in light of the Putin regime’s illegal occupation


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Interview with UCC President Paul Grod: “Ми не опускаємо руки”

Павло Грод: Уряд Путіна нецивілізований і світ нарешті це зрозумів
Павло Грод: Ми не опускаємо руки, зараз потрібно діяти активніше ніж будь-коли
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kVssU4MSjx8&feature=youtube_gdata
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MjjTMo3QrSs


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