Posts in the category ‘Holodomor’

Canada commemorates Holodomor Memorial Day

 Canada Commemorates Holodomor Memorial Day  Ukraine Remembers. The World Acknowledges      November 23, 2018. OTTAWA. On Saturday, November 24, Canada commemorates Holodomor Memorial Day. In 1932-33, millions of Ukrainians – children, women and men – were murdered by the Soviet regime of Joseph Stalin. This year, we solemnly commemorate the 85th anniversary of this genocide of the Ukrainian people. [&hellip


Continue Reading »

Holodomor Commemorated on Parliament Hill 

Holodomor Commemorated on Parliament Hill    November 22, 2018. OTTAWA. On November 20, the Ukrainian Canadian Congress, the Canada-Ukraine Parliamentary Friendship Group and the Embassy of Ukraine in Canada held a well-attended, solemn commemoration in Canada’s Parliament to mark the 85th anniversary of the Holodomor, the genocide of the Ukrainian people.  In 1932-33, the totalitarian [&hellip


Continue Reading »

Holodomor Commemoration Events in Canada – 2018

    Commemorative events across Canada marking the 85th anniversary of the Holodomor  Contents Commemorative events across Canada marking the 85th anniversary of the Holodomor ALBERTA BRITISH COLUMBIA MANITOBA SASKATCHEWAN ONTARIO QUEBEC. NOVA SCOTIA   ALBERTA   Nov 19/18 EDMONTON 12:15 PM Legislature Buildings Rotunda Edmonton, AB T5K 2B6 Commemoration in recognition of the 10th [&hellip


Continue Reading »

Director of Holodomor Museum in Kyiv Visits Montreal

MONTREAL – Montreal was the final stop for Olesia Stasiuk, the director of the National Holodomor Museum of Kyiv, who traveled across Canada with a presentation about the museum. Her two-day visit to Montreal was organized by the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC), Montreal branch


Continue Reading »

“Holodomor researchers featured at conference on oral history” [Article: The Ukrainian Weekly]

SOURCE: http://www.ukrweekly.com/uwwp/holodomor-researchers-featured-at-conference-on-oral-history/ By Sophia Isajiw MINNEAPOLIS – Four researchers of the Holodomor presented their findings at the annual meeting of the Oral History Association (OHA). The theme of the international conference, which took place October 4-7 in Minneapolis, was “Engaging Audiences: Oral History and the Public.” OHA is the major organization devoted to oral history, a [&hellip


Continue Reading »

Holodomor ‘one of the darkest chapters in human history’: [Article: Hamilton Spectator]

https://www.thespec.com/news-story/7932499-holodomor-one-of-the-darkest-chapters-in-human-history-/ Holodomor ‘one of the darkest chapters in human history’ Nov 20, 2017 by Jeff Mahoney Hamilton Spectator The famine is long over, but a certain hunger still remains.A hunger for memory and learning. The Ukrainian community wants — needs — the world to not only acknowledge “Holodomor” (for decades the world didn’t) and to [&hellip


Continue Reading »

Canada Commemorates the Holodomor

84th Anniversary of the Holodomor, November 2017   Statements from National Parties   Statement from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau   Leader of Opposition, the Honourable Andrew Scheer   Statement from the Green Party of Canada   Parliament Hill Commemorative Ceremony On November 20, the Ukrainian Canadian Congress, the Canada-Ukraine Parliamentary Friendship Group and the Embassy [&hellip


Continue Reading »
facebook YouTube Channel Instagram twitter RSS Feed