To mark Remembering Srebrenica’s 2018 theme ‘Acts of Courage’, we celebrate the ordinary people who undertook acts of extraordinary courage and stood up for their neighbours and resisted hatred. In this short video, we witness some of those inspiring stories of bravery, friendship and love.
This film features two women, Bakira Hasečić and 'Mirsada', who were both subjected to horrific ordeals at the hands of Bosnian Serb forces during their brutal campaign of ethnic cleansing, but bravely speak out to prevent anything similar from happening again.
Introducing our theme for this year: "Breaking the Silence: Gender & Genocide", this powerful short film reveals the shocking truth about women's experiences.
This video was made by our Community Champions in Kirklees for the 21st anniversary of the genocide in Srebrenica.
In October 2015 a delegation of artists from London Collective YouPress went out to Bosnia on the Lessons from Srebrenica programme. This video documents their journey and features interview footage with our Bosnian in-country Coordinator, Resad Trbonja.
A short video with excerpts from our powerful and moving 2016 Srebrenica Memorial Day event at Durbar Court in London.
Breaking the Silence: Bosnia and Beyond brought together a panel of experts on violence against women to consider how we can learn from our collective dark past. This talk was recorded to be shown at the event in Gloucester in July 2016. All the names in the talk have been changed.
A short video on what can happen if hatred and prejudice goes unchecked.
Creative young people from the Birmingham-based social enterprise Beatfreeks held a special Srebrenica 'Poetry Jam' during Memorial Week this year.
Manchester delegates who took part in the 'Lessons from Srebrenica' educational visits programme were inspired to stage a 'flashmob' event during Memorial Week this year.
#OnThisDay in 2011, General Ratko Mladić was captured and arrested after avoiding arrest for 16 years. In 1995 he had overseen a campaign in Srebrenica that led to around 8,000 Bosniak Muslim men and boys being killed by Serb forces.
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A commemoration was held in Tuzla yesterday in memory of the 71 victims who were killed by an artillery attack launched by Bosnian Serb forces 24 years ago. The youngest victim was Sandro who was just two-and-a-half years old. https://t.co/uFGuh2uN7q
The annual march took place to mark the 27th anniversary of the attack on Kozarac. Over 100 people joined the gathering, with Imam Hafiz Amir ef Mahić saying that it provided an opportunity to nurture the memory so future generations learn about the past. https://t.co/ysAgH5ob3q.
The ICTY was established exactly 26 years ago, the first international war crimes tribunal since the Nuremberg & Tokyo tribunals. It has contributed to an indisputable historical record by combating denial & proving that the mass murder at Srebrenica was a genocide.