During 1932 - 1933 millions of Ukrainians perished in a famine orchestrated by the Stalinist regime. Almost 90 percent of these victims died between the winter of 1932 and spring of 1933, one of the greatest genocides in European history.
Alberta Premier Jason Kenney speaking at the Ukrainian Canadian Congress, Calgary Branch, Holodomor Commemoration, November 23, 2019
His Excellency, Andriy Shevchenko, Ambassador of Ukraine to Canada and the UCCLF banner. On October 30, 2019, the Ukrainian Canadian Congress, British Columbia welcomes the adoption by the Legislative of British Columbia of Bill M225, Ukrainian Famine and Genocide (Holodomor) Memorial Day Act.
Victims of famine in Kharkiv Street, 1933. Photo eng. A. Wienerberg <br /> (Photo from the exhibition "Declassified Memory: The Holodomor of 1932-1933 in Ukraine in the Documents of the GPU-NKVD" Holodomor, famine, 1933)