York Regional Police’s Asian Heritage Month Celebration

May 26, 2013

On May 26th  2013, Senator Thanh Hai Ngo celebrated Asian Heritage Month with political leaders, members and officers of the York Regional Police Department and community members. Senator Ngo took this opportunity to thank policemen for their service and praised Asian Canadians for their contribution to Canadian society. For more photos, please click here.

Taiwanese Heritage Week Celebration and Boat People Museum Gala

May 12, 2013

On May 12th 2013, Senator Thanh Hai Ngo joined members of the Taiwanese community of Montreal at a celebration of Asian Heritage Month. He later attended an event organized by Generation Legacy at Collège Jean-de-Brébeuf. Members of the Vietnamese-Canadian community gathered to support the Boat People Museum project and to remember those who fled Vietnam after the war to seek a new life in Canada. Senator Ngo joined Minister Jason Kenney at the event and offered strong words of advice … Continue reading →

Ottawa Memorial Project for the Victims of Communism and Asian Heritage Month Celebration

May 5, 2013

On May 4th 2013, Senator Thanh Hai Ngo attended an event for the Victims of Communism where he showed his support to Tribute to Liberty’s project to establish a major monument in memory of the victims of the crimes of communism and educated the public about communism’s past crimes and ongoing human rights abuses. He also presented a Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal to Alide Forstmanis on behalf of the Prime Minister Stephen Harper. On May 5th 2013, Senator … Continue reading →

Citizenship Ceremony May 2013

May 1, 2013

On May 1st 2013, Senator Thanh Hai Ngo spoke on behalf of the Minister of Citizenship, Immigration, and Multiculturalism to welcome and congratulate Canada’s newest citizens in Ottawa.  Joining Canada’s newest members were students visiting from across Canada as part of the Rotary Adventure Citizenship Program.  Senator Ngo acknowledged the importance of immigration in shaping the unique history of Canada.  Senator Ngo also encouraged Canadian citizens to continue this legacy through assuming the responsibility to be engaged and involved in … Continue reading →