UWC academic conference on the 200th anniversary of the birth of Taras Shevchenko to be held in New York 24 October 2014
The Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) academic conference titled “Father Taras and the Ukrainian Weltanschauung” marking the 200th anniversary of the birth of Taras Shevchenko will take place on 24 October 2014 at the Ukrainian Museum in New York, U.S.A. and will be part of a series of initiatives commemorating Taras Shevchenko.
The conference will focus on the influence of Taras Shevchenko on the Ukrainian language and literature, national and social thought in Ukraine and beyond its borders, and his relevance to contemporary Ukraine and its future.
UWC President Eugene Czolij listed in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2015 publication
The Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) is proud to announce that its President, Eugene Czolij, was selected by his peers for inclusion in the Ninth Edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada in his practice areas of Corporate and Commercial Litigation, as well as Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Law.
Best Lawyers is one of the oldest and most respected publications in the legal profession. Its listings are published in almost 70 countries around the world.
Join the UkraineAlert readership for analyses and news
As announced on 18 September 2014, the Ukrainian World Congress launched an exciting new partnership with the prominent think tank, the Atlantic Council.
One of the Atlantic Council’s projects under its Ukraine in Europe Initiative is the newsletterUkraineAlert. Below is a letter from Atlantic Council editor James Rupert presenting the newsletter with an invitation to subscribe.
UWC supports nomination of EuroMaidan for 2014 Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought
Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) President Eugene Czolij sent letters to the President of the European Parliament and leaders of the political groups in the European Parliament supporting the nomination of EuroMaidan for the 2014 Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought. The Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought is awarded each year by the European Parliament to honour individuals or organisations for their efforts to promote human rights and fundamental freedoms.