It probably wouldn’t be stretching the truth to state that Dr Ilijaz Pilav was the last man to leave Srebrenica. Forcing his injured patients into the care of unwilling UN staff, the doctor ran back to the post office to make a last ditch attempt to radio Sarajevo for help. As he raced across the […]
Amra Dautović came to the UK as a child refugee during the Bosnian War. Arriving to the country without speaking a word of English she now has a degree in Psychology and Criminal Justice, as well as a Masters degree in Forensic Psychology. Amra is now the Managing Director of the My Time Richmond Fellowship Division and has won several awards for her efforts and contribution to Mental Health work. Although she says her biggest achievement is her family, especially her two young children that she hopes to raise with knowledge and pride of their family heritage and origin. This is her story.
Una Srabović-Ryan is a British Bosnian whose biological father was killed in the Srebrenica genocide. She was adopted at 6 months and moved with her adoptive family at the age of 5 to the UK. In 2016 she went to Australia to meet her biological mother. It was during her time there that she learnt of her father’s name and saw his picture for the first time.
Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal represents the UK in Bosnia and Herzegovina at the Srebrenica-Potočari Memorial Complex on 11 July - Srebrenica Memorial Day.
First Minister for Scotland
A message of support from the leaders of Northern Ireland's five main political parties.
Actress, filmmaker and humanitarian
The First Minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon will today visit Srebrenica, the site of the worst atrocity on European soil since World War Two.
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) .
A group of Manchester girls joined Remembering Srebrenica to spread a message of peace, love and hope this Christmas by helping to design the charity’s seasonal greetings card.
Pupils at a London school have been working with 15 other schools around the globe to help raise awareness about genocides since the Holocaust, following their meeting with a Srebrenica survivor earlier this year.
Some 20 community activists from across England travelled to Bosnia & Herzegovina in December 2015 on our 'Lessons from Srebrenica' visits programme.
“I am shocked by the difference between the approaches of officials who are unwilling to show interest in condemning war crimes & the desperate situation of victims” Hague Prosecutor warns against the glorification of war criminals https://t.co/uLjbygratJ
Tune into @BBCRadio2 tomorrow morning at 7am for a very special sunday morning show!
The ominous black canvas I've just set up here at the BBC's balcony here in Manchester. I will be live painting between 7-9am during BBC Radio 2 morning show #artofempathy @SrebrenicaUK… https://t.co/CJUCS8cWaH
Such a pleasure to meet the talented troupe 'Tea Leaf Tales' from #Rugby. This amazing group of actors performed a wonderful play about the #WindrushGeneration today at #LoveNotHate18 and did a production about #Srebrenica back in July. #ProudToBeMe
"On that day I came face to face the very worst and the very best of humanity". So powerful to hear 7/7 survivor, Dan Biddle's testimony at #LoveNotHate18. Hate will never win when communities stand together.