Una Srabović-Ryan is a British Bosnian whose biological father was killed in the Srebrenica genocide. She was adopted at 6 months and moved with her adoptive family at the age of 5 to the UK. In 2016 she went to Australia to meet her biological mother. It was during her time there that she learnt of her father’s name and saw his picture for the first time.
Breaking the Silence: Bosnia and Beyond brought together a panel of experts on violence against women to consider how we can learn from our collective dark past. This talk was recorded to be shown at the event in Gloucester in July 2016. All the names in the talk have been changed.
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 […]
Having survived the Inquisition, Holocaust and the Siege of Sarajevo the ancient Haggadah belonging to the Jewish community in Sarajevo has found a home in the Bosnian National Museum.
. @nusuk surveyed Muslim FE and HE students last year and found that one in three respondents said they were “fairly or very worried” about their religion being the reason for physical or verbal attacks. #hatecrime @TellMamaUK
“It was Bosnia that really got me thinking about the traditions of even-handedness, which we inherited but which did not seem adequate to the realities of a city under siege for four years” war correspondent Martin Bell on reporting from #Sarajevo