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120th Anniversary of Ukrainian Settlement in Canada

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Ukrainian Day on the Hill – October 24, 2011

Ukrainian Day on the Hill – October 24, 2011

Monday, Oct. 24, 2011 Ottawa, ON UKRAINIAN DAY ON THE HILL TO MARK 120TH ANNIVERSARY OF UKRAINIAN SETTLEMENT IN CANADA The Ukrainian Canadian community is celebrating the 120th anniversary of Ukrainian Pioneer settlement in Canada this year. As part of these celebrations, the Ukrainian Canadian community will be co-hosting an event at the Government Conference...


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Farewell Reception for the Ambassador of Ukraine to Canada – Aug 5, 2011

Farewell Reception for the Ambassador of Ukraine to Canada – Aug 5, 2011

The Ukrainian Canadian Congress and its member organizations in Canada invite the entire Ukrainian community to a farewell reception with the Ambassador of Ukraine to Canada, His Excellency Dr. Ihor Ostash, and his wife Dr. Maryna Hrymych. During his time among us, Dr. Ostash worked tirelessly for the good of Ukraine and the Ukrainian Canadian...


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Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Canada’s National Ukrainian Festival

Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Canada’s National Ukrainian Festival

July 29, 2011 Ottawa, Ontario Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement to mark the opening of Canada’s National Ukrainian Festival in Dauphin, Manitoba, from July 29 to 31: “This annual national Ukrainian festival celebrates the special kinship that exists between Canada and Ukraine, and the important contributions that Canadians of Ukrainian descent...


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UCC Congratulates New Canadian Ambassador to Ukraine

UCC Congratulates New Canadian Ambassador to Ukraine

UKRAINIAN CANADIAN CONGRESS CONGRATULATES NEW CANADIAN AMBASSADOR TO UKRAINE Mr. Troy Lulashnyk, Canadian Ambassador to Ukraine   OTTAWA-JULY 28, 2011-The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) congratulates Mr. Troy Lulashnyk on his appointment by Prime Minister Harper as Canada’s new Ambassador to Ukraine. “I was pleased to congratulate Ambassador Troy Lulashnyk on his appointment as Canada’s new Ambassador,” stated...


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Black Ribbon Day – August 23, 2011

Black Ribbon Day to commemorate the victims of Europe’s totalitarian...


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Ukrainian Festivals – Summer 2011

Ukrainian Festivals – Summer 2011

See also: UCC Community Calendar / festivals No upcoming festivals found. Summer 2011 Festivals Vegreville Pysanky Festival July 1, 2, 3, 2011 http://www.pysankafestival. com/ Ukrainian Days at the Surrey Fusion Festival – Ukraine Pavilion July 16, 17, 2011 http://www.surrey.ca/ fusionfestival/9232.aspx Canada’s National Ukrainian Festival in Dauphin July 29, 30, 31, 2011 http://www.cnuf.ca/ Annual Ukrainian Day Festival...


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National Youth Survey Project

National Youth Survey Project

Media release/Call to Action The UCC – NYAC Launches a National Youth Survey Project The Ukrainian Canadian Congress National Youth Advisory Council (UCC-NYAC) is proud to announce the launch of its youth survey project entitled “An Investigation of Youth Involvement in the Ukrainian Canadian Community.” At the XXIII UCC Triennial Congress it was resolved that...


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UCC Donation Appeal for CMHR Campaign

UCC Donation Appeal for CMHR Campaign

Plans regarding the content for the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) were published in the Winnipeg Free Press on November 27, 2010.  To UCC’s great concern and dismay, the plans did not include the Holodomor as having a prominent space in the museum, nor did it include the Internment operations of 1914-1920. As a...


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