Ukrainian New Zealand Diaspora

Meetups In Auckland

The community of Ukrainian New Zealanders. Meet-ups, events of the community in Auckland. Our Mission

Issuing and the official cancellation ceremony of the world's first postage stamp in commemoration of 75th anniversary of Holodomor - the act of famine genocide in Ukraine in 1932-33.

In 2007 UANZ issued the world's first postage stamp in commemoration of 75th anniversary of Holodomor - the act of famine genocide in Ukraine in 1932-33 and canceled on November 24, 2007 in Auckland, New Zealand.

The stamp at the time was quite popular in the philately circles and special edition First Day Cover envelope and stamp sets were gifted to the President of Ukraine, the Governor General of New Zealand, Ukrainian World Congress, the Ambassador of Ukraine to Australia and New Zealand and many others.

This is 100% fundraising initiative, all of the money raised were spent and will be spent for the needs of developing and growing Ukrainian community in New Zealand