UCC Welcomes Addition of Ukraine to the AFCCL

UCC Welcomes Addition of Ukraine to the AFCCL December 13, 2017. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) welcomes the addition of Ukraine to the Automatic Firearms Country Control List (AFCCL), announced today by the Government of Canada. The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, stated “I’m delighted to make this announcement today. The addition [&hellip


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UCC Welcomes Canada’s Defence Committee Report on Ukraine

UCC Welcomes Defence Committee Report on Ukraine  Calls on Government of Canada to implement recommendations December 11, 2017. OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) welcomes the report published today by the House of Commons Standing Committee on National Defence, Canada’s Support to Ukraine in Crisis and Armed Conflict. Among its recommendations, the Committee advocates for [&hellip


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2017 Winter Bulletin

The 2017 Winter Bulletin is here! See over 16 pages of activities and reports from the summer and fall such as how the community rallied around Team Invictus Ukraine athletes, to encourage, support and motivate them.     Download Link Here


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UCC Condemns Continuing Repressions in Russian-occupied Crimea

UCC Condemns Continuing Repressions in Russian-occupied Crimea  Calls for Canada to immediately act to sanction Russian human rights abusers November 23, 2017. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) strongly condemns the latest round of political repressions perpetrated by the Russian occupation regime in Crimea against the indigenous Crimean Tatar and Ukrainian population. Earlier today, several Crimean [&hellip


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Call to Action: Canada’s opportunity to restore peace in Ukraine!

For more than three years Russia has waged a war of aggression against Ukraine, which has left over 10,000 dead, 23,000 wounded and 1.5 million people internally displaced.   UCC President Paul Grod will be in Vancouver at the 2017 UN Peacekeeping Defence Ministerial Conference.  This will be an important opportunity to raise the issue of a possible UN [&hellip


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1.36 Million Ukrainian Canadians identified in 2016 Census

Today’s census report on immigration and ethnocultural diversity showed that 1,359,655 Canadians self-identify as Ukrainian


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