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 […]
Remembering Srebrenica's Stakeholder Engagement Manager, Amelia Handy, presented to the Lincolnshire Methodist District Synod. With Chair of the District, Reverend Bruce Thompson and Methodist Conference vice-president Rachel Lampard MBE
A poignant memorial service to remember those who lost their lives in Srebrenica was held at Bromsgrove’s St John’s Church on Sunday (September 4). Muslim, Jewish and Christian communities in Bromsgrove came together to unite against hatred and intolerance while readings were made from The Bible and Qur’an. Cllr Helen Jones, leader of Bromsgrove District […]
A group of senior Jewish and Muslim faith leaders have taken part in an interfaith “Lessons from Srebrenica” delegation this week to learn how lessons from the worst atrocity on European soil since World War Two can be used in communities across the UK to help create a better, safer and stronger society. The senior […]
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
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
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