Mark Viner co-ordinated the radiography team assisting the forensic investigations of mass graves in Bosnia for seven years. In that time he helped uncover vital evidence to convict those who perpetrated the atrocities in Srebrenica, but also developed techniques that would help in many other disasters across the world. He returned to Srebrenica to learn more about the context and the people in October 2016 and shares his story here.
Alison Anderson MBE left a young family behind in order to travel out to Bosnia and help with the forensic work to identify victims' bodies from mass graves and collect evidence to convict war criminals. She returned in 2016 to learn more about the country and the survivors of the genocide and wrote this piece for us about it.
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/4x9xA0321f
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"