Local politicians, faith leaders, educators and activists gathered in London for an awards ceremony earlier this month to celebrate the contributions of individuals from across the capital who are bringing communities together to help tackle hatred and intolerance. The event was organised by Remembering Srebrenica’s London and South East Board and aimed to bring together […]
Katie Parker reflects on the effect going to Bosnia has had on her life and what she and our other champions have achieved in Manchester. I attended my first delegation to Bosnia and Herzegovina in 2014, as alumni of the Manchester Uprising Programme. I had never visited Bosnia before and I knew very little about the […]
Yesterday, families and survivors of the genocide in the town of Foča, Bosnia gathered to commemorate the brutal ethnic cleansing campaign and genocide in the town that destroyed the lives of thousands. 672 people are still missing whose remains have not been found.
As we remember #srebrenica25 this important anniversary month, and those who are no longer with us, it’s also a time for us to reflect on how we can become more resolute in striving for tolerance and understanding in our communities. https://t.co/X36mh8UJsp
To our Muslim followers and community members, we wish you a blessed and happy Eid Al- Adha. May these days be spent in peace and joy with your loved ones and may we remember all of those who are no longer with us to share the joy of Eid.