.

Ukraine
Ukraine

Join the LNAK Postcard Campaign

Our members of parliament must hear from us, their constituents, that we stand with Ukraine. To that end, LNAK has launched a postcard campaign (please see below)....

2024-02-20

January 26 marks 103 years since the ‘de jure’ recognition of Latvia

Education

Looking for resources to learn Latvian?

From the Facebook group LATVIANS...Across the Generations Over the past two months I have tried to immerse myself in the Latvian language. But since I don’t have Latvian speakers to...
2024-02-25
Archives

Friday, February 23 at 2:00 pm ET Virtual Seminar “How to use the PBLA digital platform Latvian Archives in the World”

Presenters: Lora Egle, PBLA "Latvian archives in the world" project initiator and leader Eva Ausēja, Digital Service Librarian of the Latvian National Library The American Latvian Association (ALA) together with...
2024-02-18
Business, LIAA

Latvia and Estonia lead the way in Baltic economic integration

Latvia and Estonia are driving Baltic economic integration, with Latvia experiencing a 30% surge in foreign investment since 2022. Key sectors include smart energy, bioeconomics, and ICT. Estonia leads in...
2024-02-16
Children, IKF, Education, Theatre

Draudzīgais Aicinājums Toronto Latviešu skolā tiek atzīmēts ar teātra izrādi.

Tec, brālīti, tec, māsiņa, Palīdzat vezmu vilkt. Ko viens pats nejaudāja To pulkā padarīja.   Šī gada Draudzīgā Aicinājumā TLBSS 6. klases skolēni uzveda teātri Ku-kū! Krupis un Varde Arnolda...
2024-02-16
IKF

“Draudzīgais aicinājums” Invitation to Donate to the LNFC Educational and Cultural Foundation

Dear friends! The Latvian National Federation in Canada Educational and Cultural Foundation (LNFC ECF) invites you to join this year's annual fundraising "Draudzīgais aicinājums" drive. LNFC ECF has supported Latvian...
2024-01-30
In Latvia, Internships, Youth

Time to Register for Internship Opportunities for USA and Canadian Young People of Latvian Heritage

Since 2015 the American Latvian Association (ALA) has offered internship opportunities in Latvia for Latvian youth from the USA and Canada. Internships allow a targeted work experience valuable for future...
2024-01-25
Education, In Latvia, Youth

It’s time to register for ALA Educational Trips for Young People of Latvian Heritage (ages 13-15)

The organizer of the trips, the American Latvian Association (ALA), graciously welcomes participants from Canada. The “Sveika, Latvija!” trip language will be Latvian. Participants must understand conversational Latvian and be...
2024-01-25
Education, IKF, LNAK, Youth

Jānis and Aina Vītols Scholarship Recipients in 2023

Emīls Matīss, currently a PhD student, specializes in the study of cortical models within the field of computational neuroscience. In the past, he has served as a teacher at the...
2024-01-22

Latvian online news magazine ir.lv‘s series of articles Believing in Victory is made available thanks to the sponsorship of Latvijas Finieris.

Across Canada

Investment and Development Agency of Latvia

Five Latvian companies to compete in the Entrepreneurship World Cup national finals

With the deadline for applications for the Entrepreneurship World Cup (EWC) now closed, the jury has shortlisted the five most promising companies for the Latvian national finals where the entrepreneurs will present their business ideas to the jury members. The winner of the Latvian national finals will then compete for the chance to be among...
2024-02-24
Latviešu Nacionālā Apvienība Kanadā (LNAK)

Friday, February 23 at 2:00 pm ET Virtual Seminar “How to use the PBLA digital platform Latvian Archives in the World”

Presenters: Lora Egle, PBLA "Latvian archives in the world" project initiator and leader Eva Ausēja, Digital Service Librarian of the Latvian National Library The American Latvian Association (ALA) together with the World Federation of Free Latvians (PBLA) extend an invitation to participate in this virtual seminar. The seminar will be conducted in Latvian. In the...
2024-02-18
Latviešu Nacionālā Apvienība Kanadā (LNAK)

2024.g. Diasporas atbalsta projektu konkurss; pirmais pieteikšanās termiņš 26. februāris

Ir izsludināti diasporas organizāciju un vēstniecību atbalsta projektu diasporai pieteikšanās termiņi 2024. gadā plānotajiem projektiem: 2024. gada 26. februāris projektiem, kuru realizācija paredzēta laika posmā no 2024. gada 15. marta līdz 31. decembrim; 2024. gada 13. maijs projektiem, kuru realizācija paredzēta laika posmā no 2024. gada 13. jūnija līdz 31. decembrim; 2024. gada 1. oktobris projektiem, kuru realizācija paredzēta...
2024-02-13

Miscellaneous News

Kids’ Corner

Kur tad tu nu biji, āzīti manu?