Bitter Harvest Premieres in Canada

March 1, 2017. OTTAWA. The feature-film Bitter Harvest, which is based on the events of the Holodomor Famine-Genocide, 1932-33 in Ukraine, premiered in Canada at the Canadian War Museum in Ottawa on February 28. Bitter Harvest takes place in Ukraine during the Holodomor – the Genocide perpetrated against the Ukrainian people by Soviet dictator Joseph [&hellip


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In Memory of the Heroes of the Heavenly Hundred

  В пам’ять Героїв Небесної Сотні 20-го лютого 2017. Оттава. 20-го лютого  українці по всьому світу вшаноаують День Пам’яті Героїв Небесної Сотні. У листопаді 2013 року народ України піднався протестуючи проти авторитарного клептократичного режиму колишнього проезидента Віктора Януковича. У Києві на Майдані Незалежності та по міських площах по всій Укоаїні  народ поставив перед урядом єдину [&hellip


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Employment Opportunity: UCC Canada150 Youth Community Animator

Apply for the Summer Job of a Lifetime! Are you a Ukrainian Canadian with a passion for our community? Are you excited about sharing your culture, engaging with volunteers, and working with youth across the country? To celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation, the Ukrainian Canadian Congress will work with our member organizations and community [&hellip


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UCC Launches Canada 150 Project Celebrating Canada’s Diversity

February 13, 2017. OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) is pleased to announce the launch of its project, Celebrating the Strength of Canada’s Diversity: Youth Engaging Youth. The project is undertaken with the financial support of the Government of Canada’s Department of Heritage Canada 150 Fund. With the Celebrating the Strength of Canada’s Diversity: Youth [&hellip


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UCC Meets with Senior Government Officials to Discuss Canada-Ukraine Relations

UCC Meets with Senior Government Officials to Discuss Canada-Ukraine Relations February 9, 2017 – OTTAWA. On February 3, 2017 representatives of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) met with senior government officials from the Departments of Global Affairs and National Defence to discuss the development of Canada-Ukraine relations. The meeting of the Canada Ukraine Stakeholder Advisory Council (CUSAC), [&hellip


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UCC Invictus Organizing Committee update on Team Ukraine

UCC Invictus Organizing Committee update on Team Ukraine February 1, 2017. KYIV. Tryouts for Ukraine’s Invictus Games team were held on January 28th in Kyiv for Ukrainian armed forces veterans.  The Invictus Games will take place in Toronto in Sept 2017. The Invictus Games are an international sports competition in which wounded, ill and injured military [&hellip


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Russia significantly escalates attacks against Ukraine

Russia significantly escalates attacks against Ukraine January 31, 2017. OTTAWA.  For the last several days, the Russian Federation and its proxy forces have unleashed intensive artillery, Grad rocket and mortar shelling of Ukrainian military positions and residential areas near Avdiyivka and surrounding locations. According to the Ukrainian army’s General Staff, eight Ukrainian soldiers were killed [&hellip


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Ambulances for Ukraine Humanitarian Aid Project Delivers 10 Ambulances from Canada

Ambulances for Ukraine Humanitarian Aid Project Delivers 10 Ambulances from Canada January 28, 2017. KYIV, UKRAINE. During an event celebrating the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Canada and Ukraine on January 27, the Embassy of Canada in Ukraine, together with the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) and the International Charitable Foundation “Caritas Ukraine” transferred ten ambulances [&hellip


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Employment Opportunity: Summer Programming Coordinator

CAREER OPPORTUNITY Summer Programming Coordinator OVERVIEW: The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) is seeking for an experienced individual to assist with development and implementation of the UCC summer programming, promotion and marketing, including extensive financial, procurement, project management and reporting responsibilities.   Term:  March 1, 2017 – September 30, 2017 (6 month term contract) Location: Ottawa, ON. [&hellip


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UCC Calls to Join #UnitedUkraine

  President of Ukraine, Petro Poroshenko, joins #UnitedUkraine The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) is joining the Ukrainian World Congress call to unite Ukrainians around the world and join the international #UnitedUkraine campaign, in the lead up to the anniversary of the historic Unification Act on 22 January 1919 which united Ukrainian territories into a sole, sovereign state. This [&hellip


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UCC Welcomes new Members of Canada’s Federal Cabinet

UCC Welcomes new Members of Canada’s Federal Cabinet UCC Calls for Unified Canadian Strategy to Deter Russian Aggression January 11, 2017. OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) congratulates and expresses its sincere best wishes to Canada’s new Federal Ministers, who assumed their responsibilities yesterday: – the Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs; – the [&hellip


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UCC Congratulates Chrystia Freeland on Appointment as Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs

UCC Congratulates Chrystia Freeland on Appointment as Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Hon. Chrystia Freeland, pictured, at the UCC XXV Triennial Congress January 10, 2017. OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) congratulates the Honourable Chrystia Freeland on her appointment as Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, announced earlier today. Minister Freeland previously served as Canada’s Minister [&hellip


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