On September 29th, the Iranian Canadian Congress' Fundraising Reception was held to support the efforts and initiatives of ICC. With a wonderful turnout, we are happy to announce that the event was a huge success.
This success is owed to the participation and contributions of our dedicated and passionate members and supporters who are the pillars of this organization, and most importantly, our generous and supportive sponsors, without whose invaluable support this event would not have been made possible.Read more
The recent terror attack in Las Vegas touched home, as 4 Canadians were confirmed to be among the 59 people killed in the mass shooting, with numerous Canadians among the wounded.
At home, within our borders, the terror attack in Edmonton injured 5.
The recent terror attacks have left many families traumatized. Many grieving the tragic and bitter loss of their loved ones. As Global Citizens, the pain extends to us all.
On Sunday, Jagmeet Singh was chosen leader of the federal New Democratic Party of Canada; at 38, he is the youngest leader in the party's history. With strong competition, he successfully took more than the 50 per cent of the votes in the party's federal leadership contest.Read more
The Iranian Canadian Congress joins leading civil society voices urging for changes to the government's national security bill to protect privacy and freedoms.Read more
Her speech is titled:
Iranophobia and its connection to Islamophobia: Why Canadian-Iranians should be concerned about both issues.Read more
Iranian-Canadian Students Protest for Reopening of Iran-Canada Embassies at Minister Freeland's Office
On Sunday September 10, 2017, a group of Iranian-Canadian students peacefully gathered in front of the Toronto office of Hon. Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, to demand the federal government to fulfill its 2 year old promise to reestablish diplomatic relations with Iran and reopen the embassies in Ottawa and Tehran.Read more
On the fifth anniversary of the breaking of diplomatic ties with Iran, the Iranian Canadian Congress (ICC) calls on the Government of Prime Minister Trudeau to fulfill its promise to reestablish diplomatic relations and reopen the Canada-Iran embassies.Read more
The ICC is recruiting volunteers for its Public Relations and Communications Department. The department is responsible for effective and professional communication with members, supporters, media, and other stakeholders on a regular basis and community building.