It probably wouldn’t be stretching the truth to state that Dr Ilijaz Pilav was the last man to leave Srebrenica. Forcing his injured patients into the care of unwilling UN staff, the doctor ran back to the post office to make a last ditch attempt to radio Sarajevo for help. As he raced across the […]
Amra Dautović came to the UK as a child refugee during the Bosnian War. Arriving to the country without speaking a word of English she now has a degree in Psychology and Criminal Justice, as well as a Masters degree in Forensic Psychology. Amra is now the Managing Director of the My Time Richmond Fellowship Division and has won several awards for her efforts and contribution to Mental Health work. Although she says her biggest achievement is her family, especially her two young children that she hopes to raise with knowledge and pride of their family heritage and origin. This is her story.
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.
Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal represents the UK in Bosnia and Herzegovina at the Srebrenica-Potočari Memorial Complex on 11 July - Srebrenica Memorial Day.
First Minister for Scotland
A message of support from the leaders of Northern Ireland's five main political parties.
Actress, filmmaker and humanitarian
The First Minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon will today visit Srebrenica, the site of the worst atrocity on European soil since World War Two.
Tomorrow marks an important day in the fight for justice for the victims of Srebrenica and other atrocities committed during the Bosnian war, with the verdict in the trial of Radovan Karadžić due to be handed down by the Trial Chamber of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) .
A group of Manchester girls joined Remembering Srebrenica to spread a message of peace, love and hope this Christmas by helping to design the charity’s seasonal greetings card.
Pupils at a London school have been working with 15 other schools around the globe to help raise awareness about genocides since the Holocaust, following their meeting with a Srebrenica survivor earlier this year.
Some 20 community activists from across England travelled to Bosnia & Herzegovina in December 2015 on our 'Lessons from Srebrenica' visits programme.
Love seeing all the connections which are made through the work of @SrebrenicaUK. Truly bringing people together in a meaningful way through a shared passion. Nothing like sharing food and celebrating others to build friendships 💕4
A fantastic evening celebrating our incredible Community Champions in London last night. Over 150 memorial events took place in Memorial Week alone in the city. So many connections made to build friendships across communities. Thank you to all who joined us!4
@SrebrenicaUK are proud to present the award for the Best Education Event to the People’s Palace Project, who created a play to raise awareness of the genocide @Stage3Company 🎭
Huge congratulations to @PeoplesPalaceUK & all of the other amazing winners of tonight's #SrebrenicaAwards! It's truly inspiring to hear the many different ways that #volunteers are sharing the lessons of Srebrenica with their community. @SrebrenicaUK
@SrebrenicaUK Thanks for a wonderful, inspiring evening in great company at the London Awards dinner. Always a pleasure & an honour @DMUVC @DMU_CCJ is committed through education & social action to prevent hatred & intolerance & to support global peace #UNSDG16