Annoucements

Ambassador Bennett Criticizes Intimidation of University Officials in Ukraine

Dec 20th, 2013 | By

December 19, 2013 – Andrew Bennett, Canada’s Ambassador for Religious Freedom, today issued the following statement: “Canada is concerned by the pressure Ukrainian security officials have been exerting on the administration and students of the Ukrainian Catholic University over the past weeks in Lviv, Ukraine. Freedom of speech, freedom of assembly and the freedom of…


UKRAINIAN CANADIAN CONGRESS SLAMS YANUKOVYCH-PUTIN SELLOUT

Dec 20th, 2013 | By

“Russia tightens its stranglehold on Ukraine.” OTTAWA – December 20, 2013. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress condemns the agreement signed by Mr. Yanukovych and Mr. Putin in Moscow yesterday which places Ukraine completely under Russia’s economic, political and cultural sphere of influence. The minutes of the sixth meeting of the Russian – Ukrainian Interstate Commission on…


Mission Canada – 2013 Preliminary Report – 5 by-elections

Dec 17th, 2013 | By

MISSION CANADA UKRAINE REPEAT PARLIAMENTARY ELECTION Preliminary Report Summary of Preliminary Findings Mission Canada, the independent Canadian election observation mission sponsored by the Government of Canada, is unable at this time to determine whether the December 15th repeat Parliamentary elections in 5 electoral districts met international democratic standards. We will continue to monitor the tabulation…


Slavist, Scholar and Patriot – Jaroslaw Rozumny passes at 88

Dec 12th, 2013 | By

JAROSLAV ROZUMNYJ With profound sadness, we announce the passing of Jaroslav Rozumnyj on December 8, 2013, at the age of 88, at home with members of his family at his side. His memory will always be treasured by his wife and companion of 51 years Oksana (née Hrycenko); daughter Larysa (Jamie) of Ottawa; sons Roman…


Ukrainian World Congress calls upon Ukrainian diaspora to support humanitarian aid for people in need throughout Ukraine

Dec 6th, 2013 | By

MEDIA RELEASE Ukrainian World Congress calls upon Ukrainian diaspora to support humanitarian aid for people in need throughout Ukraine The Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) calls upon the Ukrainian diaspora to support humanitarian aid for the hundreds of thousands of Ukrainians on Euromaidans in Kyiv and other cities throughout Ukraine defending their right to live in a…


UKRAINIAN CANADIAN CONGRESS PRESIDENT PAUL GROD ACCOMPANIES MINISTER BAIRD ON VISIT TO UKRAINE

Dec 4th, 2013 | By

Mr. Grod has been invited to accompany Canada’s Foreign Minister, the Honourable John Baird, MP, on his trip to Ukraine to take part in the OSCE Ministerial meeting taking place December 5-6, 2013, in Kyiv. “I look forward to meeting with civil society groups and political leaders in Ukraine to discuss the ongoing situation on…