Government of Manitoba makes a Statement on Holodomor

On November 26, Hon. Cathy Cox on behalf of the Government of Manitoba made a Statement on the Holodomor in the Provincial Legislative Assembly and paid tribute to the victims at the monument in honour on the Legislative Building grounds. Because of the COVID-19 restrictions, she could not be joined as in past years by […]

International Holodomor Famine Genocide Memorial Day

Saturday, November 28, 2020 is International Holodomor Famine Genocide Memorial Day  The Holodomor (Ukrainian: Голодомо́р derived from морити голодом, moryty holodom, ‘to kill by starvation’) also known as the Great Faminewas a famine in Soviet Ukraine organised by Joseph Stalin and his Communist regime from 1932 to 1933 that killed millions of Ukrainians. The term […]

Ukrainian Internment Virtual Program

Віртуальна освітня програма про інтернованих українців вийде в ефір 28 жовтня 2020 о 12:00 PM. Програму підготовлено Конгресом Українців Канади – Провінційною Радою Манітоби. Програма приурочена 100-річчю закриття останнього табору для інтернованих українців в Канаді. Ukrainian Internment Virtual Program – 28 October 2020 This program will go live on the UCC-MPC Youtube channel (search for […]

Letter to President Zelensky

On August 26th the Ukrainian Canadian Congress wrote to President Zelensky and Interior Minister Avakov supporting the Ukrainian World Congress’ call for a strong and swift reaction of the Ukrainian state and law enforcement authorities to the criminal act of desecration of the “Bitter Memories of Childhood” statue at the National Museum of the Holodomor which took place on the night of August 21-22.

Вебінар “Імміграція Через Навчання “

Дякуємо учасникам за активну участь в онлайн-зустрічі. Якщо Вам не вдалося взяти участь в нашій зустрічі де ми обговорювали шляхи імміграції до Канади, Манітоби через навчання, яка відбувалась в Zoom Call.

На вебінарі обговорювались теми які стосувалися вступу до навчального закладу, отримання візи, навчання та імміграція.

Нова пісня про Україну

Хіба буває забагато пісень присвячених рідній Україні? Ніколи!
Напередодні святкування Дня незалежності України, приємною несподіванкою стала новина від художнього керівника колективу “Далі” Олени Гісси-Харченка про те, що українська культурна скарбничка поповнилась ще однією українською піснею про Україну.

Black Ribbon Day 2020

81 years ago, on August 23, 1939 Soviet foreign minister Vyacheslav Molotov and Nazi German foreign minister Joachim von Ribbentrop signed an agreement (officially known as the Treaty of Non-aggression between Germany and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics), now commonly called the Molotov-Ribbentrop pact.
One week later Nazi Germany invaded Poland, marking the beginning of World War II. Two weeks later, Soviet troops occupied the western territories of Poland. The victorious campaign ended with a “brotherhood” parade of Red Army and Wehrmacht units.

UCC MPC helps seniors in Ukraine impacted by the crisis

Canada Ukraine Foundation – of which UCC Manitoba Provincial Council is a member – has implemented a program to help seniors in Eastern Ukraine impacted by the Covid-19 crisis. If you want to help, follow the link at the end of the article.
Canada Ukraine Foundation – of which UCC Manitoba Provincial Council is a member – has implemented a program to help seniors in Eastern Ukraine impacted by the Covid-19 crisis. If you want to help, follow the link at the end of the article.

UWC Condemns the Violence Against the Citizens of Belarus

The Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) condemns the violence against the citizens of Belarus and appeals to the Belarusian authorities to respect the fundamental human rights and the will of its citizens.
Ukrainians worldwide stand with the people of Belarus as they courageously defend their right for democratic free and transparent elections. “We are deeply troubled by reports of election fraud, suppression of civil society and independent journalism, repressions and violence against peaceful protesters,” stated UWC President Paul Grod.

Statement on the situation in Belarus (Aug 10, 2020)

The Ukrainian Canadian Congress is concerned by the violent repression of peaceful demonstrators by the Belarusian regime, following the presidential election on August 9.

We stand with all who demand that the fundamental rights of the Belarusian people to have their voice heard and be respected. Free, fair and democratic elections should reflect the will of the people.
We call for the immediate release of all political prisoners held by the Belarusian regime.

UCC-MBC appreciates for all the support these organizations have been giving for all past years!