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.
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"More schools should take pupils on trips to mosques to tackle Islamophobia" @lordnickbourne on #interfaith education @EasternEye
"Deah, Yusor and Razan were executed in a place that was meant to be safe: their home. Their murderer's Facebook account was cluttered with anti-religion posts".
Three people killed by their neighbour because of #Islamophobia .
A visit to the Tunnel of Hope - as part of @SrebrenicaUK delegation - built beneath the airport runway to connect the besieged city of Sarajevo with the rest of Bosnian territory. The 800m tunnel provided a lifeline for inhabitants transporting food, aid & arms. #TunelSpasa4