To mark Remembering Srebrenica’s 2018 theme ‘Acts of Courage’, we celebrate the ordinary people who undertook acts of extraordinary courage and stood up for their neighbours and resisted hatred. In this short video, we witness some of those inspiring stories of bravery, friendship and love.
This film features two women, Bakira Hasečić and 'Mirsada', who were both subjected to horrific ordeals at the hands of Bosnian Serb forces during their brutal campaign of ethnic cleansing, but bravely speak out to prevent anything similar from happening again.
Introducing our theme for this year: "Breaking the Silence: Gender & Genocide", this powerful short film reveals the shocking truth about women's experiences.
This video was made by our Community Champions in Kirklees for the 21st anniversary of the genocide in Srebrenica.
In October 2015 a delegation of artists from London Collective YouPress went out to Bosnia on the Lessons from Srebrenica programme. This video documents their journey and features interview footage with our Bosnian in-country Coordinator, Resad Trbonja.
A short video with excerpts from our powerful and moving 2016 Srebrenica Memorial Day event at Durbar Court in London.
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.
A short video on what can happen if hatred and prejudice goes unchecked.
Creative young people from the Birmingham-based social enterprise Beatfreeks held a special Srebrenica 'Poetry Jam' during Memorial Week this year.
Manchester delegates who took part in the 'Lessons from Srebrenica' educational visits programme were inspired to stage a 'flashmob' event during Memorial Week this year.
Remembering the siege of Sarajevo and over 1,500 children who lost their lives during the siege 🇧🇦 https://t.co/APvFIGOdb1
On this day in 1993 Serb forces deliberately destroyed the Ferhadija mosque. Part of the genocidal ethnic cleansing campaign, the mosque was one of 16 in Banja Luka and one of hundreds to be destroyed throughout the Bosnian war and genocide. It was rebuilt in 2016.2
This year will mark 26 years since this genocide on European soil. I remember all those murdered by morally bankrupt men full of hatred and ignorance. Forget at our peril or we become complicit In genocide. @genocide8020 @UNOSAPG @SniperAlleyPhot https://t.co/CjgrrzXJ4U
Families of 12 Victims of Srebrenica Genocide gave Consent for their Burial in Potocari Cemetery. While this is not the final number of those who will be buried this year. Important to remember that each year more remains are found and buried at Potocari. https://t.co/SXPzAOLaV0