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Ukrainians in Geneva mark UWC 50th anniversary

On 5 July 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland, the Ukrainian community celebrated the 50th anniversary of the UWC with an event organized by the Permanent Mission of Ukraine to the UN Branch and Other International Organizations in Geneva. The UWC President delivered the keynote address highlighting the accomplishments of the UWC in furthering Ukrainian interests, drew […]

Ukrainian community in Germany celebrates UWC 50th anniversary

On 30 June 2017, the Ukrainian community in Munich, Germany, celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Ukrainian World Congress (UWC). The event was organized by UWC member organization – the Association of Ukrainian Organizations in Germany (AUOG) led by Lesya Shramko. UWC President Eugene Czolij delivered the keynote address during a commemorative banquet held at […]

Ukrainian community in Poland marks UWC 50th anniversary

On 1 May 2017 a commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the UWC was held in Przemysl, Poland, organized by the UWC member organization, Union of Ukrainians in Poland. UWC President Eugene Czolij delivered the keynote address during the commemoration focusing on the many achievements of the organization throughout its 50-year history including the UWC’s efforts […]

Ukrainian community in Portugal marks UWC 50th anniversary

On 27-28 April 2017 the Ukrainian community in Portugal marked the 50th anniversary of the UWC in Lisbon, Portugal, with two events organized by the UWC member organization, Association of Ukrainians in Portugal. Events were held at the Embassy of Ukraine in Portugal and the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church of the Nativity of the Blessed […]

Ukrainian community in Spain marks UWC 50th anniversary

On 25 April 2017 the Ukrainian community in Spain held a commemoration of the 50thanniversary of the UWC in Madrid organized by the Association “Ukrainian Community in Spain for the rights, honor and dignity of Ukrainians.” UWC President Eugene Czolij delivered the keynote address during the commemoration with which he presented a snapshot of the […]

Ukrainian community in Italy marks UWC 50th anniversary

On 23 April 2017, a commemoration of the 50thanniversary of the UWC was held in Rome, Italy, organized by the Christian Association of Ukrainians in Italy, Organizing Committee for EuroMaidan Rome and St. Sophia Association. The UWC President delivered the keynote address during the commemoration focusing on the key priorities of the UWC with a […]

Ukrainian community in Greece marks UWC 50th anniversary

On 22 April 2017, the Ukrainian community in Greece commemorated the 50th anniversary of the UWC with an event organized in Athens by the UWC member organization, Association of the Ukrainian Diaspora in Greece “Ukrainian-Hellenic Thought”, chaired by Halyna Masliuk. In a keynote address UWC President Eugene Czolij highlighted the many achievements of the UWC throughout its 50-year […]

UWC congratulates students of Lviv Polytechnic National University on video project “Youth about Ukrainian World Congress”

UWC congratulates the students of Lviv Polytechnic National University who produced a video project “Youth about the Ukrainian World Congress” to celebrate its 50th anniversary. In their eight (8) videos the students captured the main activities of the UWC in various spheres. The project was initiated by the International Institute for Education, Culture and Diaspora Relations (IIECDR) […]

Help us share the UWC story

We are updating UWC archives to ensure that the history of the UWC is properly documented and maintained for future generations. Many of you have audio/visual material that either you, or a family member, has recorded over the years, recording significant events in the history of the UWC. Should you be willing to share this material, […]