We organised a fundraising dinner and donated the money to Remembering Srebrenica and our local Bosnian school. This fundraising dinner celebrated Bosnian women, Bosnian culture and served to raise awareness about the impact of war and conflict, on women. For this fundraising dinner, we brought together different communities and discussed issues of sexual violence, genocide […]
A group of people from Manchester 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.
In April 2015, community leaders and teachers from Greater Manchester travelled to Bosnia-Herzegovina on our ‘Lessons from Srebrenica’ programme of educational visits 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 […]
"The worst crimes in and around Gorazde were committed after the town was declared a ‘safe zone’ under United Nations Security Council Resolution 824 on May 6, 1993."
#Genocide #Bosnia #UN https://t.co/7fSW9fW3V8
Several of our education & #CPD HGP partners, @UCL_Holocaust @HMD_UK @FoundIshami @mostmiraproject @HolocaustUK @AnneFrankTrust @SrebrenicaUK @WagingPeaceUK are, due to COVID-19 limited in their usual outreach etc. But each have incredibly rich websites & twitter to explore. RT
Our theme for this year, in honor of the 25th anniversary of the Srebrenica Memorial Day, is #EveryActionMatters. Even though many of us are stuck inside, there are still many ways to participate and help raise awareness. This is the way we fight genocide denial and revisionism.