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. […]
Remembering and honouring the women of Bosnia is a powerful way to commemorate the genocide. Through the resources below, you can create an event which 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 […]
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.
When asked whether he accepted the genocide at Srebrenica happened, Peter Handke dismissed the question as 'empty & ignorant'. This is yet another example of the crass & deplorable conduct that reinforces how disgraceful it is to award him the Nobel prize. https://t.co/ID7y5btI4M
'He did not calculate self-preservation into his decisions & sacrificed his work & life to do what was right. The least we can do is to remember him & honour his memory'. @hikmet_karcic on Dervis Korkut who helped save the Sarajevo Haggadah from the Nazis. https://t.co/nzhTUO8hvR
In the lead up to the holidays, we are suggesting books for people looking for something Bosnia related to read over the Christmas period. Our first book is @edvulliamy's "The War is Dead: Long Live The War" - an excellent introduction to what happened in Prijedor and Srebrenica.
Educating young people is an important part of what we do. If you are a #teacher and wish to know more about how you can bring the lessons from #Srebrenica into your school, contact our @KSrebrenica for more details!
It is important that students are able to recognise how hatred in society can lead to the unthinkable - genocide. Today at @SrebrenicaUK, we are dedicating a whole day to education, and how we can better equip young people to tackle hatred and learn the lessons from Srebrenica.
26 years ago yesterday I left #Prijedor with one of my sisters and had to leave mother and my other sister behind. That day was the last time I saw my grandma. Had to leave my own home my country in the middle of #Europe in 1993 just because I am #Muslim and because I am #Bosnian