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  • UCC Calls for International Election Observers for Ukraine Parliamentary Elections

    Ukrainian Canadian Congress calls for International Election
    Observers for Ukraine Parliamentary Elections
     
    19 September, 2014 - Ottawa - The Ukrainian Canadian Congress is calling on all interested Canadians to volunteer as international election observers for the Parliamentary elections in Ukraine being held on 26 October, 2014. On 11 September, 2014, Prime Minister of Canada, the Rt. Hon. Stephen Harper announced that Canada


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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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    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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    UCC WELCOMES DECISION BY NATO STATES TO ARM UKRAINE

     

    UCC WELCOMES DECISION BY NATO STATES TO ARM UKRAINE 
    4 September, 2014- Ottawa - The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) welcomes the announcement made by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko that NATO states have agreed to provide military support for Ukraine.  
    President Poroshenko, in Wales attending the NATO Summit, stated after a meeting of the NATO-Ukraine Commission:  
    “At the meeting


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    Ukraine needs NATO’s weapons, not its words [Globe & Mail]

    Source:
    http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-debate/ukraine-needs-natos-weapons-not-its-words/article20321269/#dashboard/follows/
    PAUL GROD
    Contributed to The Globe and Mail

    Published Wednesday, Sep. 03 2014, 12:16 PM EDT
    Last updated Wednesday, Sep. 03 2014, 12:19 PM EDT
     
    Paul Grod is the president of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress and the vice-president of the Ukrainian World Congress
    As thousands of Russian troops with tanks, missiles and heavy artillery are directly engaged in what is clearly an


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    UCC STRONGLY CONDEMNS RUSSIA’S INVASION OF UKRAINE

    UCC STRONGLY CONDEMNS RUSSIA’S INVASION OF UKRAINE
    28 August 2014 -  Kyiv - The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) strongly condemns the military invasion of Ukraine by the Russian Federation. Regular combat troops of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation have invaded southeastern Donetsk oblast, and Russian armor has moved into Novoazovsk, Donetsk oblast.
    Speaking from Kyiv, Ukraine where the


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    Statement by UCC President on Centenary of Canada’s First National Internment Operations

    STATEMENT BY UCC NATIONAL PRESIDENT PAUL GROD AT
    A CEREMONY COMMEMORATING THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY
    OF CANADA’S FIRST NATIONAL INTERNMENT OPERATIONS
    ST. DEMETRIUS UKRAINIAN CATHOLIC CHURCH
    TORONTO, ONTARIO
    AUGUST 22, 2014
    We have gathered here today on this historically symbolic day to remember those that suffered, were unjustly imprisoned, and those that died as a result of Canada’s First National Internment Operations


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    100 Plaques to be unveiled across Canada tomorrow!

    Media Advisory
     
    August 21, 2014
    ONE HUNDRED PLAQUES TO BE UNVEILED ACROSS CANADA
    COMMEMORATING THE CENTENARY OF
    CANADA’S FIRST NATIONAL INTERNMENT OPERATIONS
     
    OTTAWA - One hundred years ago, thousands of Ukrainians and other Eastern Europeans were declared “enemy aliens” by Canada and imprisoned in 24 internment camps across Canada. Their only crime was where they had come from and not because


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    REMINDER!!! SUPPORT BLACK RIBBON DAY COMMEMORATIONS

    REMINDER!!!   
    UCC SUPPORTS BLACK RIBBON DAY COMMEMORATIONS
     
    Ottawa, Ontario - August 20, 2014 – The Ukrainian Canadian Congress supports the Black Ribbon Day Commemorations organized by the Central and Eastern European Council of Canada, and encourages all Canadians to take part in the events.
     
    The Central and Eastern European Council of Canada, representing 4 million Canadians of European heritage,


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