Stockholm officially hands over Eurovision Song Contest to Kyiv

31 January 2017

On Tuesday the City of Stockholm formally handed over the Eurovision Song Contest to the Ukrainian capitol, Kyiv.

President of the Stockholm City Council Eva-Louise Erlandsson Slorach, handed over the insignia to Vitalij Klytjko, Mayor of Kyiv.

On Tuesday, the City of Stockholm also released the final report of the Eurovision Song Contest last year.

This year's Eurovision Song Contest will be held in Kyiv May 9-13 with the theme "Celebrating diversity"

Read the final report of the Eurovision Song Contest in Stockholm 2016.