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.
To mark '16 days of Activism' we share inspiring stories of the strength and bravery of women from Bosnia-Herzegovina and campaigners in the UK.
Remembering Srebrenica welcomes the verdict that Ratko Mladić, former Bosnian Serb military leader has been found guilty of genocide in Srebrenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina where thousands of mainly Muslim men and boys were killed, in what was the worst atrocity on European soil since the Second World War. The military campaign that he led was driven […]
Remembering Srebrenica are delighted to announce that the organisation’s chairman and founder Dr Waqar Azmi OBE, has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Philosophy from the University of Bedfordshire. The Doctorate is in recognition of his services to the community and his hard work to improve cultural dialogue.
The first ever event of its kind, ‘NHS Symposium on Addressing the Trauma of Sexual Violence’, in partnership with Remembering Srebrenica was held by Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust (BSMHFT) to deliver a truly unique and thought-provoking afternoon.
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.
Remembering Srebrenica and our amazing Community Champions hold events throughout the year across the UK.
Remembering Srebrenica have held their second-ever London Awards Dinner to celebrate the work of Community Champions and volunteers from across London and the South East. The Region held the most Srebrenica Commemoration events of any English Region this July- with over 130 Srebrenica commemorations taking place across the Region, aimed at educating new generations about […]
The University of Bedfordshire has been shortlisted for a Times Higher Education Award in the International Impact category thanks to the work the University has done with Remembering Srebrenica. The University has been collaborating with Remembering Srebrenica to raise awareness of the genocide and to bring the lessons of tackling hatred and discrimination to local communities […]
Leading UK genocide charities Remembering Srebrenica, the Aegis Trust, the National Holocaust Centre and the Holocaust Survivors’ Friendship Association have come together to collectively condemn the violence being carried out against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar. The tragic and shameful treatment of Rohingya Muslims, often described as the most persecuted minority in the world, has escalated […]
Remembering Srebrenica strongly condemns the shocking violence brought about by the white supremacist “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, USA this weekend. Such reprehensible racism that underpinned the reason for the rally has no place in any society, and that it lead to such deplorable violence and ultimately the death of a counter protestor, is […]
"We must never allow falsehoods to outperform facts." A brilliant read from The Independent on the relationship between Islamophobia and fake news in the US https://t.co/JoXvUkB9XA
“Victims who testified a number of times about the serious torture they experienced have made the greatest contribution to achieving justice." Bosnian war victims praise work of the Hague despite its shortcomings https://t.co/nt80OJHqY4
“We cannot truly stand up to hatred unless we stand up to misogyny in our society.” Take a look at how Remembering Srebrenica teamed up with Rape Crisis UK to bring our theme 'Breaking the SIlence: Gender and Violence' to communities in the UK https://t.co/uT2ZUyMLJL