Remembering Srebrenica joins the Bosnian Jewish community and the larger Bosnian Community in condemning the Bleiburg commemoration event. Remembering Srebrenica UK, as a charity which focuses on Bosnian genocide education and warning about the consequences of hate, condemns the commemorative event for the Bleiberg victims planned to take place in Sarajevo on May 16 , […]
Today, in unprecedented circumstances at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY), a Bosnian Croat defendant said he had taken poison to protest against the upholding of his 20-year jail term for war crimes. Remembering Srebrenica calls for the eyes of the world to remain on victims, survivors and the process of justice, rather […]
Tomorrow marks an important day in the fight for justice for the victims of Srebrenica and other atrocities committed during the Bosnian war, with the verdict in the trial of Radovan Karadžić due to be handed down by the Trial Chamber of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) .
Remembering Srebrenica is calling on Britain’s young people to stand up to hatred and join with older generations to create a safer, stronger society in the 21st anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide.
Al Jazeera Balkans has launched a new interactive website marking next year's 20th anniversary of the end of the siege of Sarajevo.
Some 20 community activists from across England travelled to Bosnia & Herzegovina in December 2015 on our 'Lessons from Srebrenica' visits programme.
A group of people from Manchester travelled to Bosnia & Herzegovina with our 'Lessons from Srebrenica' educational visits programme to witness at first-hand the testimony of survivors and Mothers who lost loved ones in the Srebrenica genocide.
Hatidža lost her husband and two sons in the Srebrenica genocide. With other civilians, she tried to find protection in the UN base at Potočari, only to find that troops led by Ratko Mladić had taken over and begun days of killing and torture. Here, she explains why it is important that we remember what […]
Remembering Srebrenica: 20 Years On is an outstanding documentary, which examines the horror and inhumanity of what happened at Srebrenica.
‘Silent Emotions’ tells the stories of genocide survivor Nedžad Avdić and Srebrenica mother Hatidža Mehmedović.
‘Remembering Srebrenica: 20 Years On’ tells the stories of genocide survivor Nedžad Avdić and Srebrenica mother Hatidža Mehmedović.
Five young people born in the year of the Srebrenica genocide take a journey into the heart of darkness in a new BBC documentary.
Happy #WorldBookDay! The lovely thing about books is that they don't just take us away to different worlds but they serve as lessons to teach us even of the most painful parts of history.
We are thankful for the role that books play in allowing survivors to speak truth to power.
CW: Bosnian War Rape Survivors ‘Still Afraid to Speak Out’
During the Bosnian genocide 20,000-50,000 women were victims of a systematic campaign of rape utilised to further the genocidal goal of ethnic purification. We stand with these brave women. https://t.co/YeihA3AxTA
How white nationalists have been inspired by the genocide of Muslims in Bosnia https://t.co/i2SEtteNRW
They have lots of resources on their websites and organise educational visits to listen to survivors first hand. They also organise events across the Uk (and on zoom) which you can find out more about through their twitter page @SrebrenicaUK or website
We’re expanding our Virtual Exhibition and are calling for submissions on the topics of war, genocide, refugee displacement, rebuilding lives, intergenerational trauma, memorialisation and anything else! Submit your work now or contact us for more information!