The Holodomor National Awareness Tour

The Holodomor National Awareness Tour is a project of the Canada-Ukraine Foundation, supported by the Government of Canada and the Governments of Ontario and Manitoba, to raise awareness about the Holodomor and help build a strong, democratic, diverse and tolerant society in Canada.

The Holodomor was a famine-genocide carried out in 1932-33 by the Soviet Union led by Joseph Stalin, which resulted in the deaths of millions of Ukrainians.

The Holodomor National Awareness Tour features the Holodomor Mobile Classroom (HMC), a state-of-the-art, interactive mobile learning space, to engage and educate students and the public across Canada about the Holodomor.

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The holodomor mobile classroom

The Holodomor Mobile Classroom is a state-of-the-art RV created to provide educational seminars on the Holodomor across Canada. The Holodomor Mobile Classroom features twelve 4k screens spanning the length of the interior and seating for up to 33 people, wheelchair accessible.

Meet the HMC

About the Holodomor

The term Holodomor (Ukrainian for “death by forced starvation”) refers to the genocidal starvation of untold millions of Ukrainians in 1932–33. The Holodomor resulted from the brutal imposition of Soviet Communist policy in order to ...
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The holodomor mobile classroom at your school

The Holodomor National Awareness Tour offers three educational modules, two on board the Mobile Classroom and one in a larger school setting.
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The holodomor mobile classroom in your community

The Holodomor Mobile Classroom’s role in community events is to help inform Canadians about this tragic famine-genocide, engineered by a government sworn to protect the Ukrainian people.
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In the News

Holodomor mobile classroom makes Park pit stops


Sherwood Park News

Travis Dosser Published on: April 30, 2019 | Last Updated: April 30, 2019 10:23 AM EDT A high-tech bus that teaches kids about a dark chapter in world history made a pair of stops in Sherwood Park and captivated local students. The Holodomor Mobile Classroom is generally aimed at high school students, but it made …

Holodomor bus teaches students about the Ukrainian genocide


The Martlet - University of Victoria

April 22, 2019 Natasha Simpson Remembering the Holodomor, remembering our voices The bus is impossible to miss. It’s massive, painted with orange wheat fields, blue sky, and “HOLODOMOR — THE UKRAINIAN GENOCIDE” in white capital letters. A sight that causes drivers to do double takes on the highway, it was equally arresting parked outside UVic’s …

Kingston Ukrainian festival marks 50 years


The Kingston Whig-Standard

One of Canada’s oldest Ukrainian festivals celebrated 50 years this past weekend. The Lviv, Ukraine Folklore Festival offered up the tantalizing food, music, dance and culture of Ukraine during its five-decade anniversary event at Regiopolis-Notre Dame Catholic High School Friday through Sunday. Lubomyr Luciuk is the president of the Ukrainian Canadian Club of Kingston and …

Sponsors, Supporters and Partners

Temerty Family Foundation
Petro Jacyk Education Foundation
Petro Jacyk Education Foundation
Ihnatowycz Family Foundation

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Holodomor National Awareness Tour