On Sunday 27 and Monday 28 January, The Crown Princess attended a memorial ceremony and a seminar in connection with Holocaust Memorial Day.
On Sunday 27 January, the Great Synagogue of Stockholm held a memorial ceremony to honour the victims of the Holocaust. The Crown Princess attended the ceremony, after which she accompanied Livia Fränkel, who survived the Nazi concentration camps, to a memorial monument outside the synagogue.
On Monday 28 January, The Crown Princess attended a seminar on the Holocaust at the Ministry for Foreign Affairs. The guest speaker was Deborah Lipstadt, Professor of Modern Jewish and Holocaust Studies at Emory University, USA. She is a Holocaust historian and the author of books about the Holocaust, including Denying the Holocaust.
Holocaust Memorial Day