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.
Hasan Hasanovic, Curator, Srebrenica-Potocari Memorial Centre (https://t.co/50S7dor7n0) in conversation with Louise Livesey (Chair of Remembering Srebrenica South West) on centring survivors voices. When: 26th May 2020, 3pm BST To join: email firstname.lastname@example.org for link.
On today’s date in 1995, Serb forces launched an artillery attack on the town of Tuzla during which 71 civilians, mostly young people and children, were killed and 240 were injured.
Eid is a blessing that brings us light and love even in the midst of this lockdown. Wishing peace, love and good will to all. #EidMubarak
Eid, amongst celebrations and togetherness, is also a time of reflection and remembrance. This Eid, we hope you’ll remember those whose holy days can be a difficult time as they are forced to celebrate without all of their loved ones due to the Bosnian genocide.