London, United Kingdom — This past July marked 25 years since the genocide in Bosnia and Herzegovina, often referred to as the worst atrocity on Europe’s soil since the Holocaust. The story of Srebrenica, a small town in Bosnia, remains a dark stain on Europe’s history and yet the full details remain unknown to many. […]
We, the undersigned human rights and genocide prevention organizations, and individual practitioners, are deeply concerned over mounting evidence that Chinese government policies targeting Uyghurs and other Turkic Muslim-majority peoples in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region of China strongly suggests that crimes against humanity and genocide are taking place. The international community has the responsibility to […]
The 25th anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide which, was due to be held in St Paul’s Cathedral but could not go ahead due to COVID-19, will now be marked in the UK this Saturday at 7pm with the UK National Srebrenica Memorial Day Ceremony taking place entirely online, allowing people across the UK and around the […]
The first-ever virtual exhibition using the testimony and artefacts from Bosnian Genocide survivors is being unveiled next week as part of the 25th-anniversary commemorations. Bosnians and Herzegovinian’s across the world submitted their stories, pictures and personal items to create a unique virtual exhibition called Remnants of Genocide created by UK charity Remembering Srebrenica. The exhibition […]
The response to the shocking killing of George Floyd proves the world is now a global village. After the senseless killing in Minneapolis last week there have been protests across America and Europe and now in London, Manchester and Birmingham. The appetite is there to fight for justice and the best aspect of the protests […]
Remembering Srebrenica joins the Bosnian Jewish community and the larger Bosnian Community in condemning the Bleiburg commemoration event. Remembering Srebrenica UK, as a charity which focuses on Bosnian genocide education and warning about the consequences of hate, condemns the commemorative event for the Bleiberg victims planned to take place in Sarajevo on May 16 , […]
Bosnians and Herzegovinan’s across the world are being asked to contribute their stories, pictures and personal items to create a unique virtual museum to mark the 25th anniversary of the genocide. Remembering Srebrenica is appealing for submissions relating to the war, genocide and its aftermath in time for the online unveiling of the museum during […]
Remembering Srebrenica is saddened to confirm that the UK’s National Srebrenica Memorial Day service at St Paul’s Cathedral on July 6 has been postponed due to the Coronavirus pandemic. It will now take place next year instead. This follows the postponement of HRH Prince Charles visit to Srebrenica to pay respect at the graves of the innocent […]
Remembering Srebrenica welcomes the guilty plea of the Christchurch Mosque terrorist and is relieved the hate-filled Serbian ideology which inspired the murder of 51 innocent Muslims will not get the oxygen of publicity during a trial. Australian Brenton Tarrant pleaded guilty to 51 murders, 40 attempted murders and a charge of terrorism for committing last March’s atrocity […]
Remembering Srebrenica has launched brand new online education resources for teachers to use during the unprecedented coronavirus school shutdown. With teachers across the country in need of quality online resources to fill entire timetables with remote learning, Remembering Srebrenica has this week added new free-to-use lessons to its website, increasing its educational output to 11 […]
Remembering Srebrenica can confirm that HRH Prince of Wales visit to Srebrenica next week has been cancelled due to the worldwide coronavirus pandemic. The Prince was going to meet Bosnian genocide survivors to mark the 25th anniversary of when 8,732 Muslims were murdered in what the UN described as “the worst atrocity to happen on […]
Remembering Srebrenica UK’s visit to Belfast was a resounding success after dignitaries, politicians, faith leaders and pupils were all moved by the stories of Bosnian survivors. President of the Association of the Mothers of Srebrenica and Žepa Enclaves Munira Subašić and Remembering Srebrenica Director in Bosnia Elmina Kulašić were invited by Belfast City Council to speak […]
Happy #WorldBookDay! The lovely thing about books is that they don't just take us away to different worlds but they serve as lessons to teach us even of the most painful parts of history.
We are thankful for the role that books play in allowing survivors to speak truth to power.
CW: Bosnian War Rape Survivors ‘Still Afraid to Speak Out’
During the Bosnian genocide 20,000-50,000 women were victims of a systematic campaign of rape utilised to further the genocidal goal of ethnic purification. We stand with these brave women. https://t.co/YeihA3AxTA
How white nationalists have been inspired by the genocide of Muslims in Bosnia https://t.co/i2SEtteNRW
They have lots of resources on their websites and organise educational visits to listen to survivors first hand. They also organise events across the Uk (and on zoom) which you can find out more about through their twitter page @SrebrenicaUK or website
We’re expanding our Virtual Exhibition and are calling for submissions on the topics of war, genocide, refugee displacement, rebuilding lives, intergenerational trauma, memorialisation and anything else! Submit your work now or contact us for more information!