Amra Dautović came to the UK as a child refugee during the Bosnian War. Arriving to the country without speaking a word of English she now has a degree in Psychology and Criminal Justice, as well as a Masters degree in Forensic Psychology. Amra is now the Managing Director of the My Time Richmond Fellowship Division and has won several awards for her efforts and contribution to Mental Health work. Although she says her biggest achievement is her family, especially her two young children that she hopes to raise with knowledge and pride of their family heritage and origin. This is her story.
What was experienced in Bosnia during 1992-1995 is something that I hope will never happen again and that is why I share my story with you. I want to share what happened to me so that I can help educate people on what happened in Bosnia, and I hope that people who read my story […]
Una Srabović-Ryan is a British Bosnian whose biological father was killed in the Srebrenica genocide. She was adopted at 6 months and moved with her adoptive family at the age of 5 to the UK. In 2016 she went to Australia to meet her biological mother. It was during her time there that she learnt of her father’s name and saw his picture for the first time.
Remembering Srebrenica's theme for 2018 highlights ordinary people who undertook extraordinary acts of courage during in the genocide
Holocaust Memorial Day, marked on 27th January, is dedicated to those who suffered in the Holocaust and subsequent genocides. This year’s theme is ‘the power of words’; focusing on the huge impact, good or bad, that spoken and written words can have, whether delivered by individuals, corporations, community organisations or the state. We have put […]
Today, in unprecedented circumstances at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY), a Bosnian Croat defendant said he had taken poison to protest against the upholding of his 20-year jail term for war crimes. Remembering Srebrenica calls for the eyes of the world to remain on victims, survivors and the process of justice, rather […]
Leading figures in the world of education attended a Remembering Srebrenica delegation to learn about the consequences of hatred to pass on the lessons to students in the UK.
The International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) will release its judgement on the case of General Ratko Mladić on the 22nd November, after 11 months of deliberation. This is not just an opportunity for justice for those who were massacred by Mladić’s troops during the Srebrenica genocide- it could mark a landmark verdict […]
How Remembering Srebrenica established a special partnership with Rape Crisis England & Wales to bring our theme of 'Breaking the Silence: Gender and Genocide' to communities in the UK.
Please help us to evaluate our work in commemorating Srebrenica and bringing communities together in 2017.
We speak to police and community representatives about classifying misogyny as a category of hate crime in the UK and how this can help to empower women to tackle hatred.
Dr Branka Antić Štauber is President of the “Snaga Žene“ (Strength of a woman) organisation in Tuzla. She works with women who have experienced the worst of humanity, and survived. Here she tells us about the courage and strength of the women she works with.
For #IWD month we’re going to Bosnia to learn about sexual violence in conflict, with the amazing @SrebrenicaUK This will be an eye-opening week and will keep you all updated
Looking to the stars...... @orionsarajevo are hoping that the Colina Kapa Astronomical Observatory in BiH can be restored so that it can be " a place where the students will gather, and those interested in science will explore their talents".
Interested in teaching about #genocide? Then these two sessions #EYP2CtW18 (27-28 April @RWBAcademy) are for you! One from @SrebrenicaUK's @RebeccaHeron91 & another from #SamHunt of @shs_tweets regards #ReachingRwanda. Book now: RHayden@rwba.org.uk RT @Aegis_Trust @UCL_Holocaust3
"Unacceptable and abhorrent" Communities Secretary, Sajid Javid is the fifth MP to be sent ‘Punish a Muslim’ parcel https://t.co/WvK0rjujbQ
The Minister for Europe, @AlanDuncanMP, is visiting #Sarajevo for talks with Foreign Ministers from across the Western Balkans https://t.co/uKytkdVDNC
.@AlanDuncanMP spoke with #Bosnia & #Herzegovina Council of Ministers Chairman @DrZvizdic and Foreign Minister #Crnadak about Western Balkans #WBSummitLondon priorities: economic stability, security and resolving bilateral and legacy issues. #BiH 2