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Article: “Holodomor Film Good for Schools” [New Pathway]

Holodomor Film Good for Schools http://newpathway.ca/?p=2537   (From left) Lydia Falconer, Luba Goy, Ariadna Ochrymovych, Tamara Mischena Photo by Peter Warth Oksana Zakydalska, Toronto “If we want schools to teach about the Holodomor, we need to provide teachers with appropriate materials”, says Valentyna Kuryliw, Chair of the National Holodomor Education Committee of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress [&hellip


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UCC COMMEMORATES FIRST ANNIVERSARY OF UKRAINE’S REVOLUTION OF DIGNITY

UKRAINIAN CANADIAN CONGRESS COMMEMORATES FIRST ANNIVERSARY OF UKRAINE’S REVOLUTION OF DIGNITY 29 November – Ottawa – The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) is commemorating the first anniversary of the Euromaidan movement in Ukraine. Peaceful protests, which began on 21 November, 2013, in response to former President Yanukovych’s decision to not sign the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement, were [&hellip


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Together, We Made This Happen

TOGETHER, WE MADE THIS HAPPEN! Yesterday, the Government of Canada announced additional non-lethal support for the Ukrainian military in the form of thousands of winter jackets, pants, boots and gloves.  Canada is also providing secure telecommunications equipment, night and thermal vision devices, medical kits, a field hospital and other equipment that will save the lives [&hellip


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UKRAINIAN CANADIAN CONGRESS APPLAUDS GOVERNMENT OF CANADA’S ANNOUNCEMENT OF ADDITIONAL AID TO UKRAINE’S MILITARY

UKRAINIAN CANADIAN CONGRESS APPLAUDS GOVERNMENT OF CANADA’S ANNOUNCEMENT OF ADDITIONAL AID TO UKRAINE’S MILITARY 26 November, 2014 – OTTAWA – The Ukrainian Congress (UCC) welcomes the announcement by the Government of Canada on the provision of additional non-lethal military assistance to Ukraine’s military. Canada’s Minister of National Defence, the Honourable Rob Nicholson, today announced, “Our [&hellip


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Holodomor Commemorated in Parliament 2014

81st Holodomor Anniversary Commemorated in Parliament       Rev. Michael Winn (L) and Rev. Fr. Ihor Okhrimtchouk lead those assembled in prayer    November 19, 2014 – Ottawa, Canada  On Wednesday November 19th, in participation of National Holodomor Awareness Week, the Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) in cooperation with the Canada-Ukraine Parliamentary Friendship Group (CUPFG) [&hellip


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Ukrainian Canadian Congress launches National Holodomor Awareness Week

Ukrainian Canadian Congress launches National Holodomor Awareness Week   “We were guilty, we just didn’t know of what, of what sins. Simply because we were called Ukrainians.” Halyna Huba Holodomor survivor, Poltava oblast 18 November 2014 – The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) has launched National Holodomor Awareness Week from 17-23 November 2014. Eighty one years ago, in [&hellip


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Ukrainian Canadian Community Commemorates Remembrance Day

UKRAINIAN CANADIAN COMMUNITY COMMEMORATES REMEMBRANCE DAY    Ottawa – November 11, 2014– On November 11, Canadians pause to remember the sacrifices of the men and women who fought and died protecting our rights and our freedom. Today, we gather to express our eternal gratitude to all those who have served and continue to serve in [&hellip


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