The New Pathway would like to congratulate His Excellency, Ambassador Roman Waschuk on his appointment as the new Ambassador of Canada to Ukraine.
Mr. Roman Waschuk began his diplomatic career with the Department of External Affairs in 1987. His first post was as second secretary (political) in Moscow and he subsequently served as counsellor (political) in Kyiv and counsellor (political) and minister-counsellor (political/economic) in Berlin. Since 2011, Mr. Waschuk has served as ambassador to Serbia, with concurrent accreditation to Macedonia and Montenegro.
He has also been an active member of the Ukrainian National Federation in Canada in the Ottawa Branch. Paul Grod, the President of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress stated on Mr. Waschuk's appointment: “Today, as Ukraine faces Russian aggression, we are pleased that Canada continues to appoint such capable Ambassadors to Ukraine. We look forward to working with Ambassador Waschuk as Canada and our community continues to support the people of Ukraine in defending their independence and territorial integrity. I have known Ambassador Waschuk professionally for many years and I am certain that he will represent Canada effectively and honourably.”
Congratulations Ambаssador Waschuk!