Yasmin Qureshi MP, Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Srebrenica Commemoration and a Shadow Justice Minister travelled to Srebrenica this week to hear first-hand from genocide survivors and meet with officials in the Bosnia-Herzegovina to discuss commemoration and reconciliation. Commenting on her visit to Srebrenica, Yasmin said: “The lessons from Srebrenica are so […]
Parliamentarians from all parties gathered at the House of Lords on 6 February for the launch Remembering Srebrenica’s theme to commemorate the 23rd anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide. The theme, “Acts of Courage” pays tribute to the ordinary Bosnians who took great risks to protect others during the conflict in the 1990s. Lord Bourne of […]
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
Alison Anderson MBE left a young family behind in order to travel out to Bosnia and help with the forensic work to identify victims' bodies from mass graves and collect evidence to convict war criminals. She returned in 2016 to learn more about the country and the survivors of the genocide and wrote this piece for us about it.
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.
Children at schools in Berkshire will get the opportunity to hear first-hand testimony from a survivor of the Srebrenica genocide next week.
The You Press collective group of artists were deeply inspired by Srebrenica to create work about human rights and war, with many pieces drawn from survivors’ accounts of the genocide in Bosnia. This event featured performances of this work and drew a diverse crowd to learn more about Srebrenica.
Prominent Scots will be visiting Potocari Memorial Centre to hear from survivors of the genocide first hand about what happened, taking the lessons back to their communities.
The Bosnia and Herzegovina Community Association in Derby marked Srebrenica Memorial Day with a powerful, moving event celebrating Bosnian culture as well as commemorating the victims of genocide.
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