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UCC Hamilton Branch recognizes Holodomor Awareness Week [Stoney Creek News]

Source: http://www.hamiltonnews.com/community-story/6124008-canadian-ukrainian-congress-hamilton-branch-recognizes-holodomor-awareness-week/ Mike Pearson Stoney Creek News   The Ukrainian Canadian Congress is hosting a series of events to commemorate the Holodomor genocide. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress, Hamilton Branch, has planned a series of events to recognize Holodomor Awareness Week. Next week’s events will commemorate the 82nd anniversary of the genocide by famine of millions of Ukrainians [&hellip


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TORONTO SYMPOSIUM EXAMINES THE HOLODOMOR IN COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE

 TORONTO SYMPOSIUM EXAMINES THE HOLODOMOR IN COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE   Голод як Політичний Інструмент Фото 1: Перше Засідання. (Зліва – Направо) Доріс Берґен (Торонтський Університет), Голова; Джойс Апсел (Нью-Йоркський Університет), Дискусант; Джорж Ширінян (Інститут Зоряна), Доповідач; Марк МeкҐавен (Торонтський Університет), Доповідач. Фото 2: Друге Засідання. (Зліва – Направо). Богдан Клід (Університет Альберти), Голова; Джойс Апсел (Нью-Йоркський [&hellip


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Contributions of Ken Mazur and the late Helen Danylchuk to Ukrainian culture were celebrated Sunday

Source: http://www.canoracourier.com/ Canora Courier November 10, 2015 06:53 PM Both with strong ties to Canora, Ken Mazur and the late Helen Danylchuk were recognized for their promotion and preservation of Ukrainian culture at the Ukrainian Canadian Congress’s Nation Builders and Community Recognitions Awards program in Saskatoon on Sunday. The prestigious annual event, which was initially launched [&hellip


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Notice to Community – Unveiling of Holodomor Monument in Washington and Related Activities

2015 Commemoration of Honouring the Victims of the Holodomor 82nd Anniversary of the Holodomor Dedication of Holodomor Memorial in Washington, USA: November 7, 2015 November 6-8 2015 On November 7, 2015 in Washington D.C. a historic event will take place – the unveiling of the Dedication to the Victims of the 1932-33 Holodomor Memorial. For [&hellip


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UCC STATEMENT ON NATIONAL INTERNMENT COMMEMORATION DAY

October 28, 2015 – OTTAWA. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) issued the following statement on National Internment Commemoration Day: “Last year, the Endowment Council of the Canadian First World War Internment Recognition Fund and the UCC Internment Committee adopted resolutions designating October 28 as National Internment Commemoration Day in Canada. On this day, we commemorate Canada’s [&hellip


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UKRAINIAN CANADIAN CONGRESS EXPRESSES DEEP SADNESS ON PASSING OF DR. JOHN SKRYPUCH

The Ukrainian Canadian Congress was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Dr. John Skrypuch, former President of UCC Brantford Branch. We ask God to remember him and all of Dr. Skrypuch’s family during this difficult time and to grant John eternal life in His Heavenly home. Dr. John Skrypuch May 3, 1922 – [&hellip


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UWC urges UN Commission on the Status of Women to demand the immediate release of Nadiya Savchenko

26 October 2015 MEDIA RELEASE UWC urges UN Commission on the Status of Women to demand the immediate release of Nadiya Savchenko On 25 October 2015 the Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) issued a statement appealing to the UN Commission on the Status of Women to demand the immediate release by Russian authorities of Ukrainian citizen [&hellip


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Конґрес Українців Канади з приємністю вітає Лесю Спольську як Директора Розвитку

Леся родом зі Львова, свої перші роки у Канаді провела у Калґарі, a пізніше в Оттаві й Торонто. Познайомившись з унікальною українсько-канадською громадою, яка об’єднує українців Канади різних поколінь, стала активною учасницею життя цієї спільноти. Підтримку та відданість українській громаді Канади Леся продемонструвала своєю волентерською роботою у багатьох ділянках. Леся євіце-президентом Оттавського відділі КУК та [&hellip


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UKRAINIAN DIASPORA LEADERS GATHER TO PLAN SUPPORT FOR UKRAINE

Ukrainian diaspora leaders at the Unity for Ukraine Rally in Madrid, Spain 18 September 2015 – Madrid, Spain – Representatives of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) participated in the Annual General Meeting of the Ukrainian World Congress, held on 11-13 September in Madrid, Spain. “The UWC Annual General Meeting was an important opportunity for the [&hellip


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