Commemorating Srebrenica within your faith community is a powerful and often very meaningful way to connect people with the Lessons from Srebrenica. Whether you observe the Srebrenica genocide through prayers, sermons, or sharing stories in your place of worship, there are materials suitable for everyone. Take a look at our wide selection of prayers here. […]
The theme for 2017 is “Breaking the Silence: Gender and Genocide”. This year events will; 1) honour the courage and resilience of the women of Bosnia-Herzegovina and highlight how their work is contributing to rebuilding of a country still living with the consequences of hatred. 2) explore how genocide in Bosnia was gendered, paying particular […]
Marking Srebrenica on 11 July at your Local Authority and Council is an important way to recognise that the massacres that took place in Srebrenica have been ruled and recognised as a genocide by the international courts, and are a key way of observing the internationally designated day of Srebrenica Commemoration. Local authorities are uniquely connected […]
A film screening event can be a powerful way to raise awareness of the impact of hatred and intolerance. Here are some suggestions – but please make sure you comply with any copyright requirements. If you are considering hosting a film screening to mark Srebrenica Memorial Day, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org One of the most impactful […]
Some of our best partners are local councils and we are looking for more to get involved in our work. If you are a local councillor, we would like you to follow the example of Manchester, Bradford and Stoke in passing a motion at council. In this you will offer support to our delegates to promote […]
Remembering Srebrenica’s free education pack allows teachers in Scotland to prepare thought-provoking lessons and help their students learn the lessons from the Srebrenica genocide – the worst crime on European soil since the Second World War, which saw more than 8,000 Bosnian Muslim men and boys systematically murdered because of who they were.
Teachers and students at Halifax Academy used Remembering Srebrenica’s education pack to explore how extremism develops and hatred can lead to genocide.
Remembering Srebrenica has teamed up with Al-Jazeera Balkans to bring the world a major online learning resource – the Srebrenica Web Genocide Museum.
Remembering Srebrenica’s fundraising toolkit aims to provide you with all the information you need to confidently fundraise for us.
School Resources Our resources include a comprehensive set of lesson plans to be used across Personal, Social, Health, and Economic (PSHE) education developed jointly between Remembering Srebrenica and the leading experts at the PSHE Association. In addition, we have developed full school assembly aides and form time lesson plans which can be used at any […]
Faheem Hussain reviews Noel Malcolm’s essential work of history.
Leila Khan reviews Selma Leydesdorff’s astounding collection of testimonies from women who survived the Srebrenica genocide.
Date for your Diary: Very grateful to Cllrs @davidaalliance @georgedorrian for tabling a motion to Belfast City Council for 4th June to commemorate the Srebrenica genocide, its victims and acknowledge the work of @SrebrenicaUK - much appreciated.
@SrebrenicaUK @JabbaRiaz @WCTrust Sarajevo after the seige4
Rabbis joined Muslim and Christian faith leaders in a march demonstrating against the increase in violence among young people in London.
"Divjak made his choice. He joined those defending the besieged #Sarajevo. At the time, his decision could have been described as suicidal" @gordanaknezevic asks why heroes like Jovan Divjak and their #ActsofCourage are often overlooked.