OTTAWA -MAY 15, 2013- The Ukrainian Canadian Congress congratulates Stephen Poloz on his nomination to be the next Governor of the Bank of Canada.
Mr. Poloz, a third generation Ukrainian Canadian from Oshawa, is set to take over from current Governor of the Bank of Canada Mark Carney on June 3, 2013.
“The Ukrainian Canadian community congratulates
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UCC URGES COMMUNITY TO SUPPPORT THE UKRAINIAN WORLD CONGRESS
Toronto -May 8, 2013-The Ukrainian Canadian Congress asks you to support to the Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) during its annual May Campaign.
“The work of the World Congress is critical today more than ever,” state Paul Grod, UCC National President. “I am very proud of the work being done
May 2, 2013-OTTAWA- Ukrainian Canadian Congress National President Paul Grod presented Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medals to 6 deserving community leaders in public ceremonies held in Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta on April 19 and April 20, 2013,
It’s just one room and it was to have housed a prominent gallery to inform about one of the world’s greatest human rights tragedies, the Holodomor. Josef Stalin imposed that famine to starve Ukrainians into submission.
Millions died in 1932 and 1933 while Europe mutely, sometimes knowingly, consumed confiscated wheat.
The Holodomor, we are told, will be
Alberta Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal Award Winners
The UCC is pleased to award the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal to Mr. Petro Dackiw. Mr. Dackiw has been a dedicated member of the Ukrainian Community in Alberta for many years and is a past recipient of the UCC –APC Hetman Award (2000).
Since the tumultuous days of the Orange revolution, Ukraine has lost a lot of its newsworthy cachet. Aside from some isolated items about oligarchs or unseemly parliamentary practices (such as locking up the leader of the opposition), not a lot of attention has been paid to Ukraine’s evolving “strategic position.”
As one former senior political adviser
Ottawa, Ontario-April 25, 2013 – On April 26, 2013, the world will commemorate the anniversary of the Chornobyl nuclear disaster in Ukraine.
In 1986, the Chornobyl nuclear disaster suddenly and drastically transformed the lives of thousands of people in Ukraine and Belarus. Even today, Ukraine continues to cope with the long-term health, economic and environmental consequences
WINNIPEG- APRIL 23, 2013-Ukrainian Canadian Congress National President Paul Grod and Executive Director Taras Zalusky, successfully concluded the first leg of the UCC National roadshow with successful meetings in Winnipeg, Brandon and Dauphin April 5-7, 2013.
“We had a very successful visit in Manitoba and are encouraged by the vibrant and active community that we met