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

Legislative Assembly
of British Columbia
excerpts from April 1st, 2019 Afternoon Sitting

16/04/2019

Fourth Session, 41st Parliament (2019) OFFICIAL REPORT OF DEBATES (HANSARD) Monday, April 1, 2019 Afternoon Sitting Issue No. 227 ISSN 1499-2175 Hon. B. Ralston: Today in the House are a number of Canadians of Ukrainian origin who are here to launch a Canada-wide initiative to raise the knowledge of and awareness of the Holodomor. It …

McCoy students visited by Holodomor bus

16/04/2019

Medicine Hat News

McCoy students visited by Holodomor bus By JEREMY APPEL on April 16, 2019. jappel@medicinehatnews.com @MHNJeremyAppel The Holodomor National Awareness Tour bus stopped in Medicine Hat on Monday, giving high school students at Monsignor McCoy the opportunity to learn about one of the lesser-known atrocities of the 20th century. The tour is put on by the …

Professionally Speaking – The Publication of the Ontario College of Teachers, March 2019, Tech Class pg 41

06/03/2019

The Holodomor bus uses technology to raise awareness about the Ukrainian genocide.

History that comes to you A Thunder Bay high school teacher has a high-tech mobile classroom roll into town. By Stefan Dubowski Professionally Speaking – The Publication of the Ontario College of Teachers March 2019 Page 41 Photo: Mix Tape Creative Agency THE CHALLENGE: Expand students’ appreciation for history. THE SOLUTION: Invite the Holodomor National …

Sponsors, Supporters and Partners

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

Contact Us

Tel: (416) 966-9800

Email: holodomor.tour@cufoundation.ca

620 Spadina Avenue, 2nd Floor Toronto, Ontario M5S 2H4

Holodomor National Awareness Tour