Tag Archives: #CrimeaisUkraine

The UWC Human Rights Commission leadership meets with the Permanent Representative of the President of Ukraine in Crimea

in Featured News, News

On September 23, Borys Wrzesnewskyj, the Head of the Ukrainian World Congress Human Rights Commission, together with representatives of the UWC Offices in Toronto, Kyiv, and Brussels, met with the Permanent Representative of the President of Ukraine in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and Head of the Crimea Platform Office Anton Korynevych, Deputy Permanent Representative Tamila Tasheva, and the Permanent Representative’s Office staff. During the meeting, the parties discussed cooperation and coordination of efforts between the UWC and […]

#CrimeaisUkraine: opposition to Russian occupation continues

in Featured News, News

February 26 is Resistance to the Russian Occupation of Crimea and Sevastopol Day. February 2014 marked the beginning of Russia’s planned armed aggression against Ukraine, which began with the invasion of the Crimean Peninsula by Russian armed forces. Seven years ago, armed troops in uniforms without identification markings seized the building of the Verkhovna Rada […]

Panel Discussion “Crimean Platform: Roadmap for De-occupation”

in Featured News

February marks the 7th anniversary of the Russian occupation of Crimea. Is there a roadmap for de-occupation? What role can the Crimean Platform, a new international mechanism announced by the Ukrainian government, play in this roadmap? Please join the Ukrainian World Congress and the Mission of Ukraine to the EU for an online discussion: “Crimean Platform: […]