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Presentation at the Opening of Shevchenko Exhibition

Presentation at the Opening of Shevchenko Exhibition
Manitoba Legislature, 15 July 2014
 
Shevchenko has had his admirers in every generation. There are many stories of people identifying themselves as Ukrainians after reading him. Today, once more Ukrainian patriots are picking up his works and rereading them. Even those whose ethnic origins are not Ukrainian. Why is this?


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UKRAINIAN CANADIAN CONGRESS CONDEMNS DOWNING OF MALAYSIAN PLANE OVER UKRAINE

UKRAINIAN CANADIAN CONGRESS CONDEMNS
DOWNING OF MALAYSIAN PLANE OVER UKRAINE
 
OTTAWA - JULY 17, 2014.  The Ukrainian Canadian Congress issued the following statement on the downing of Malaysian Airlines flight MH 17 over eastern Ukraine by Russian terrorists earlier today:
 
“On behalf of the Ukrainian community in Canada, we offer our most sincere condolences to the families of the


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UCC Condemns Russia’s Illegal Detention of Ukrainian Pilot

UCC CONDEMNS RUSSIA’S ILLEGAL DETENTION OF UKRAINIAN PILOT
July 11, 2014 - Ottawa - The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) strongly condemns the Russian Federation’s illegal detention of Ukrainian armed forces pilot Nadia Savchenko and calls for her immediate release. Savchenko was taken hostage by Kremlin-backed mercenaries in eastern Ukraine in mid-June, and is now being held in detention in


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Ukrainian Community Leaders Join Canada’s Trade Minister Ed Fast on Working Visit to Kyiv

UKRAINIAN COMMUNITY LEADERS JOIN CANADA’S TRADE MINISTER ED FAST ON WORKING VISIT TO KYIV  
  
July 10, 2014 - Kyiv, Ukraine. Canada’s Minister of International Trade has undertaken a 3 day (July 9-12) trade and development mission to Ukraine. He will be meeting with key Ukrainian Government officials, business groups and civil society with a view to expanding


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Ukrainian Church in Regina to commemorate First World War Canadian internment camps [Article]

Ukrainian church in Regina to commemorate First World War Canadian internment camps

BY NATASCIA LYPNY, THE LEADER-POST
JULY 3, 2014 7:10 AM

  

 

Jerry Zrymiak, left, parish council chairman, and Father Vladimir Mudri, parish council president, stand inside St. Basil’s Ukrainian Catholic Church in Regina, SK, on Friday, June 27, 2014.
Photograph by: TROY FLEECE, Regina Leader-Post

REGINA — If you visit


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UCC Welcomes Historic Signature of EU-Ukraine Association Agreement

UCC WELCOMES HISTORIC SIGNATURE OF EU-UKRAINE ASSOCIATION AGREEMENT
 
June 27, 2014. OTTAWA - The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) welcomes today’s signing of the Association Agreement between the European Union and Ukraine. The UCC also congratulates the people of Georgia and the Republic of Moldova for their signature of Association Agreements, which also took place today. The EU-Ukraine


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Canadian Multiculturalism Day – June 27th

On November 13, 2002, the Government of Canada, by Royal Proclamation, designated June 27 of each year as Canadian Multiculturalism Day.
Canadian Multiculturalism Day is an opportunity to celebrate our diversity and our commitment to democracy, equality and mutual respect and to appreciate the contributions of the various multicultural groups and communities to Canadian society.
Take part


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URDC’s conference on the topic of Euromaidan – Thursday, June 26th

https://www.macewan.ca/wcm/MacEwanNews/EUROMAIDAN_VIDEO_CONFERENCE
Researchers from MacEwan University, the University of Alberta, the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy and the Ukrainian Catholic University will present nine- to 12-minute videos of their work that will be directly integrated with Twitter. It’s a state-of-the-art approach that Roman hopes will interest researchers as well as people in the community.
“We have had a


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СТО PROJECT – 100 PLAQUES PROJECT [Press Release]

 
 
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LIST OF VENUES
The “CTO Project” or 100 Plaques Project will be undertaken to mark the 100th anniversary of the War Measures Act by the Government of Canada and to mark the 100th anniversary of Canada’s First National Internment Operations of


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UCC’s Urgent Request to MPs Regarding the Situation in Ukraine

The Ukrainian Canadian community is grateful for Canada’s unwavering support for the people of Ukraine. We welcome the recent visits to Ukraine by Prime Minister Stephen Harper, Ministers John Baird and Rob Nicholson and many Parliamentarians over the past several months.


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