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  • Grains of Wheat and the Maple Leaf

    By Solomiya Ostapyk As a country largely shaped by the experiences, backgrounds, and contributions of the members of its population, Canada owes much to the countless groups of people who immigrated to its lands over the past decades and centuries. Ukrainians, one such ethnocultural group, have established a strong presence in Canada which has given [&hellip


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    UCC Statement on the Day of Commemoration of the Heroes of the Heavenly Hundred

      19 February, 2015 – Ottawa – The Ukrainian Canadian Congress issued the following statement on the occasion of the Day of Commemoration of the Heroes of the Heavenly Hundred, which is being marked in Ukraine tomorrow, February 20: Today, the Ukrainian Canadian community joins our brothers and sisters in Ukraine and around the world [&hellip


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    Photo Exhibit marking the anniversary of the sniper attacks against protestors at EuroMaidan

    Defence Minister Jason Kenney will deliver keynote remarks at the Photo Exhibit marking the anniversary of the sniper attacks against peaceful Ukrainian protestors at EuroMaidan. The exhibit will feature the work of Kyiv/Ottawa photographer Maria Arseniuk http://maria-arseniuk.weebly.com/ who will also be present to share her experiences. Don’t miss a chance to talk to MPs of the Canada-Ukraine Parliamentary Friendship Group Date: Monday [&hellip


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    Crisis in Ukraine: Daily Briefing – 12 September, 11PM Kyiv time

    Crisis in Ukraine: Daily Briefing 12 September, 11PM Kyiv time 1. Russian invasion of Ukraine The National Security and Defense Council (RNBO) reported at 12PM Kyiv time that the conditions of the ceasefire were adhered to, but that there were sporadic violations of the ceasefire. Donetsk airport was shelled with mortars and artillery. 57 Ukrainian soldiers, held hostage by Kremlin-backed [&hellip


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    Tom Mulcair on the crisis in Ukraine [YouTube]

    An exchange between the Leader of the Opposition, Thomas Mulcair, and Prime Minister Stephen Harper on the situation in Ukraine during Question Period – January 27th,


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    Amnesty International: Ukraine’s new charter for oppression

    Ukraine’s new charter for oppression January 17, 2014 Repressive legislation passed at record speed without discussion in the Ukrainian parliament, must be immediately repealed, Amnesty International said today. The new laws passed on 16 January will suffocate freedom of speech and the right to peaceful protests. It paves the way for the prosecution of journalists [&hellip


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    КОНҐРЕС УКРАЇНЦІВ КАНАДИ ЗАСУДЖУЄ РЕПРЕСИВНІ ЗАКОНИ, «ПРИЙНЯТІ» ПРОВЛАДНОЮ БІЛЬШІСТЮ В УКРАЇНСЬКОМУ ПАРЛАМЕНТІ

    16 січня 2014р. КОНҐРЕС УКРАЇНЦІВ КАНАДИ ЗАСУДЖУЄ РЕПРЕСИВНІ ЗАКОНИ, «ПРИЙНЯТІ» ПРОВЛАДНОЮ БІЛЬШІСТЮ В УКРАЇНСЬКОМУ ПАРЛАМЕНТІ   КОНҐРЕС УКРАЇНЦІВ КАНАДИ ЗАКЛИКАЄ ПРЕЗИДЕНТА УКРАЇНИ ВЕТУВАТИ РЕПРЕСИВНІ ЗАКОНИ, «ПРИЙНЯТІ» УКРАЇНСЬКИМ ПАРЛАМЕНТОМ   КОНҐРЕС УКРАЇНЦІВ КАНАДИ ЗАКЛИКАЄ СВІТОВИХ ЛІДЕРІВ ДО ТЕРМІНОВИХ ДІЙ   ОТТАВА  –16 січня 2014р.   Сьогодні Конґрес Українців Канади із занепокоєнням спостерігав, як провладна більшість в Українському [&hellip


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    A talk by Andrea Chalupa, author of “Orwell and the Refugees: The Untold Story of Animal Farm”

    VISIT: https://www.ucc.ca/ai1ec_event/a-talk-by-andrea-chalupa-author-of-orwell-and-the-refugees-the-untold-story-of-animal-farm/?instance_id


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    Dufferin Peel Catholic District School Board Commemorates the Holodomor Genocide

    During the week of November 19th 2012, the Dufferin Peel Catholic District School Board (DPCDSB) commemorated the 79th Holodomor Memorial Day, the Ukrainian Famine/ Genocide. To honour and acknowledge this tragic event in history, DPCDSB set up a visual display in the main foyer to remember the Holodomor. Staff and visitors to the Catholic Education Centre [&hellip


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    CIUS press releases – Book and lecture on Holodomor

    Canadian Institute of Ukrainian StudiesКанадський інститут українських студій 430 Pembina Hall, University of Alberta www.cius.ca     Tel: (780) 492-2972Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G T6G 2H8   cius@ualberta.ca        Fax: (780) 492-4967News Release Contact:        Mykola Soroka   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASETel:    (780) 492-6847E-mail: msoroka@ualberta.ca Famine lecturer invokes human element 28 November 2012 — Alexander Motyl, professor of political [&hellip


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