United We Stand

The 75th anniversary of the 228 Incident in Taiwan

North York, Ontario – On February 24, 2023, the North York Civic Center will host the 228 Peace Memorial Memorial to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the 228 Incident in Taiwan. The event will take place from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm and is open to the public.

The 228 Incident was a tragic event that occurred in Taiwan in 1947, resulting in the loss of thousands of lives and leaving a lasting impact on the country’s history. The 228 Peace Memorial Memorial aims to honor the victims of the incident and promote peace and reconciliation.

The event will feature a series of activities, including a memorial ceremony and art exhibitions. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn more about the 228 Incident and its significance in Taiwanese history, as well as participate in discussions on topics related to peace, democracy, and human rights.

Guest speakers at the event include prominent figures from the Taiwanese-Canadian community, human rights activists, and political leaders. The event will also showcase artwork by local artists, reflecting on the theme of peace and reconciliation.

The 228 Peace Memorial Memorial is organized by the All Taiwanese Organizations of Toronto (ATOT), with support from the City of Toronto and the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Toronto. The event is free to attend and open to all members of the public.

For more information on the 228 Peace Memorial Memorial, please visit