On 23-24 November, on the Day of the Commemoration of the Victims of 1932-1933 Holodomor in Ukraine, Ukrainians of Sweden paid tribute to the light memory of the millions starved to death.
Special religious services were held in Stockholm by Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Church in Sweden and Parish of the Holy Martyrs of Vira, Nadiya, Lubov and Their Mother Sofia of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine in Sweden.
Chargé d'Affaires a.i. Olena Polunina addressed the community: "Our memory and respect for the starved to death is a contribution to the support of the historic memory, prevention of the repeat of similar crimes in the future".
Local community organizations of Ukrainians in Gothenburg, Malmo and Stockholm joined the All-Ukrainian action "Light a Candle!", Ukrainian Sunday schools held Memory lessons and special projects dedicated to the memory of the victims of Holodomor - genocide of the Ukrainian nation.
On 26 November, Ukrainian Institute in Stockholm and Embassy of Ukraine in Sweden will hold a requiem concert.