Today, in unprecedented circumstances at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY), a Bosnian Croat defendant said he had taken poison to protest against the upholding of his 20-year jail term for war crimes. Remembering Srebrenica calls for the eyes of the world to remain on victims, survivors and the process of justice, rather […]
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 […]
In April 2015, members of the Welsh Assembly travelled to Bosnia-Herzegovina with our ‘Lessons from Srebrenica’ educational visits programme to witness at first-hand the testimony of survivors and Mothers who lost loved ones in the Srebrenica genocide. Here, they give their accounts of the experience – filmed at the Srebrenica-Potočari Memorial Complex – where some […]
Looking to the stars...... @orionsarajevo are hoping that the Colina Kapa Astronomical Observatory in BiH can be restored so that it can be " a place where the students will gather, and those interested in science will explore their talents".
Interested in teaching about #genocide? Then these two sessions #EYP2CtW18 (27-28 April @RWBAcademy) are for you! One from @SrebrenicaUK's @RebeccaHeron91 & another from #SamHunt of @shs_tweets regards #ReachingRwanda. Book now: RHayden@rwba.org.uk RT @Aegis_Trust @UCL_Holocaust