Join with the Board of Remembering Srebrenica (Scotland) on Wednesday 30th May at the Scottish Parliament to learn about the Srebrenica Genocide in this 23rd year since the atrocity. We will also remember White Armband Day, marked by Bosnian communities across the world on 31st May, not only to remember the victims, but also to […]
Purpose of the Conference Remembering Srebrenica Scotland was established as a charity in 2015. It organises commemoration events to mark the acts of genocide in Bosnia in the 1990s. Through raising awareness of this period of history, the charity hopes to build safer communities by learning the lessons of what happened and why. Remembering Srebrenica […]
In April 2018, Remembering Srebrenica Scotland organised an all women’s delegation. Delegates included Chair of Remembering Srebrenica Scotland, Very Rev Dr Lorna Hood OBE, Former Leader of the Scottish Labour Party, Kezia Dugdale. Representatives from Young Scot, Colleges Scotland, Glasgow Caledonian University, Amina Muslim Women’s Resource Centre, Christian Aid and the Glasgow Women’s Library also […]
Scotland's national commemoration for Srebrenica took place at St Mungo's Museum of Religious Life and Art.
Funding boost for Remembering Srebrenica (Scotland).
Kezia Dugdale MSP becomes the third party leader in Scotland to visit Srebrenica and learn from the survivors of the worst atrocity on European soil since World War Two.
On the 25th anniversary of the decree by Bosnian Serb authorities that non Serbs must wear white armbands on leaving the house, a special event was held to commemorate the victims of genocide at the Scottish Parliament.
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 […]
Remembering Srebrenica Scotland took the important step of signing a Memorandum of Understanding to comply with charity commission regulations at the end of 2016.
150 Head Teachers from across Scotland learned about Remembering Srebrenica's work in educating young people about the dangers of hatred last week.
Cathcart Old Church, Glasgow The National Commemoration for Scotland, organised by our Scottish board under the chairship of the very Reverend Lorna Hood, was held at Cathcart Old Church, Glasgow on Friday 15th July 2016. Members of a recent Young Leaders Delegation, Sarah Farrell and John Loughton, spoke of their experiences in Bosnia and how they will […]
Remembering Srebrenica's education pack for the Scottish Curriculum for Excellence gained backing from the First Minister and four party leaders in Scotland.
Excellent video from @MWordTV on the reaction to some Scots who recently visited #Srebrenica.
I'm so moved by the awarding of this to @WCMsarajevo I was there with an all women delegation from @RemSrebScot just a month ago and this museum is so important. @revlornascot @kezdugdale https://t.co/kIsejKj9rF
This is an excellent column on racism in Scotland by @shonacraven. I have frequently heard racist views expressed while out vox-popping. Where I think Scotland differs from England is that those views are not legitimised by our party leaders. https://t.co/j7VREo8xxU
Book today for @RemSrebScot's Teacher conference. Tickets are FREE, and presenters include @revlornascot @NedzadAvdic @braeshistory and @kezdugdale. #Srebrenica #ScotEdChat Please RT. Bookings & info here https://t.co/wKkZOECQy64