Leading figures in the world of education attended a Remembering Srebrenica delegation to learn about the consequences of hatred to pass on the lessons to students in the UK.
Students from three different schools across Aberdeen have been working together to learn the lessons from past genocides to create a better society. Having been on a ‘Lesson’s from Auschwitz’ visit, pupils organised an event to speak about their experiences of visiting the concentration camp, and to raise awareness of genocide. Remembering Srebrenica’s Partnerships Officer, Amra […]
Over 100 young Srebrenica Ambassadors were celebrated at an awards ceremony this month to honour their work in bringing the lessons from Srebrenica to their schools and communities in the UK.
Remembering Srebrenica's education pack for the Scottish Curriculum for Excellence gained backing from the First Minister and four party leaders in Scotland.
Students at Blackburn High School were challenged to think about how we can build a united community and learn the lessons from Srebrenica as part of Hate Crime Awareness Week.
Children at schools in Berkshire will get the opportunity to hear first-hand testimony from a survivor of the Srebrenica genocide next week.
In April 2016, Resad Trbonja, a survivor of the siege of Sareyjevo and Nedžad Avdić, a survivor of the Srebrenica genocide, visited the UK for an Educational Tour of Schools. They visited 4 schools speaking about their experiences to students aged between 14 and 18. Resad spoke about the siege of Sarejevo and his experiences […]
Minister for Learning, Science and Scotland’s Languages Dr Alasdair Allan MSP has launched Remembering Srebrenica’s free education pack that will allow teachers across the country to prepare thought-provoking lessons and help their students learn the lessons from the Srebrenica genocide.
Teachers in schools across England and Wales can prepare thought-provoking lessons over the coming school year and help their students learn the lessons from the Srebrenica genocide – thanks to a free education pack. This year marked the 20th anniversary of the genocide – the worst crime on European soil since the Second World War, […]
A former student has returned to her North London school to help a younger generation learn the lessons from Srebrenica.
Student Izzie Shaw, from Shropshire, travelled to Srebrenica on our educational visits programme. Here she recounts her experiences as a delegate on the Lessons from Srebrenica programme.
A survivor of the Srebrenica genocide has marked the 20th anniversary of the atrocity by telling his story to UK school children.
Nearly 25 years on, the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina is undergoing a radical transformation and boasts modern glass shopping centres, boutique hotels and a magical old town. Excellent guide to #Sarajevo in @Independent
"I ask people to please act and not just talk. People and their leaders should prevent genocide in their respective countries and establish good leadership". Insightful interview with a #Doctorswithoutborders Field Worker @thedailyvox https://t.co/4x9xA0321f2
Final day of #RememberSrebrenica @SrebrenicaUK visit... spent morning debriefing as a group and talking through the work we would like to do to ensure the learning of #Genocide is taken forward3
Concerning news form Bournemouth- the number of reported Islamophobic hate crimes in Dorset have more than doubled since the Brexit vote. @dorsetpolice hate crime lead said “Nobody should have to live with the fear that hate crimes and incidents cause"