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Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism Joly Issues Statement on Genocide Remembrance, Condemnation and Prevention Month

Minister of Canadian Heritage Melanie Joly issued on April 3, 2017 the following statement on Genocide Remembrance, Condemnation and Prevention Month:  “ In 2015, the House of Commons passed an historic motion to recognize the month of ...

Gift from Armenians: Bust of Yousuf Karsh to be installed in Ottawa

Yusuf Karsh The bust of Canadian Armenian photographer Yousuf Karsh will be installed in Ottawa, Armen Yeganian, Armenian ambassador to Canada, informed in a Facebook post. “The bust is a gift from grateful Armenian people to the Canadian people ...

ANCC, CIJA, UCC and the Humura Association Issue Joint Statement on Genocide Remembrance, Condemnation and Prevention Month

Armenian National Committee of Canada together with Rwandan, Ukrainian and Jewish organizations have issued a joint statement on the Genocide Remembrance, Condemnation and Prevention Month-April- which is designated by House of Commons on the ...

Thousands to Commemorate The 102nd Anniversary of The Armenian Genocide in Ottawa

Ottawa –Thousands of Canadians from across the country will gather in Ottawa on Monday, April 24th to commemorate the 102nd anniversary of the Armenian Genocide and demonstrate against the Government of Turkey’s ongoing denial of the crime. 102 ...

Artsakh President receives Serj Tankian, Atom Egoyan

(Panorama) – On 3 April Artsakh  Republic (NKR) President Bako Sahakyan received a large group of culture workers, among them famous musician and composer Serj Tankian, film director, screenwriter Atom Egoyan, philanthropists and representatives ...

Aris Babikian nominated Ontario Progressive Conservative Party Candidate

Former Canadian Immigration Judge and community activist Aris Babikian was nominated as the Ontario PC candidate for Scarborough-Agincourt. Ontario provincial elections are scheduled to take place in June 2018.  

ANCC launches “Turkey: Thirty Days of Shame” Campaign Revealing the Reality Behind the State of Turkey

Ottawa – On April 3, 2017, The Armenian National Committee of Canada (ANCC), will launch a media campaign entitled “Turkey: Thirty Days of Shame” aimed at informing Canadians about Turkey’s continuous denial of the Armenian Genocide, while ...

Capacity Attendance Expected at “Armenian Genocide: A Just Resolution”, Corning Centre’s 2017 Student Conference

The conference organized by Sara Corning Centre has already reached its capacity attendance with 230 students and 12 teachers registered from six Ontario schools and four school boards. Keynote speaker at the conference Henry C. Theriault is a ...

President of CMHR Dr. John Young to Headline Toronto Armenian Genocide Commemoration

Respected educator, researcher and President of Canadian Museum for Human Rights’ (CMHR) Dr. John Young will be the keynote speaker at the Armenian Genocide Commemoration Event in Toronto. The event is Organized by the Armenian National Committee ...