At the age of 15, 'Mirsada' was imprisoned in a rape camp as part of the campaign of 'ethnic cleansing' taking place across Bosnia. She has shown incredible courage to survive, raise a family and now tells us 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.
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.
Formation of an All Party Parliamentary Group for #BiH is great news for 🇬🇧 🇧🇦 relations. Delighted today to be able to brief on our work here, opportunities and challenges, and the enormous human capital this country contains. Special thanks to @aliciakearns for chairing us.
We are part of 22 genocide prevention organisations and 16 experts who have signed an open letter to the UN to express concerns regarding reports of crimes against humanity taking place against the Uyghurs in China.
Delighted our film about tree planting at Stormont on 25th anniversary of Srebrenica, with Ministers from the cross community Northern Ireland Executive is showcasing at the Engagement Forum during Good Relations Week. Thanks @MarkBro67574739 @ExecOfficeNI @OsborneTweets #GRW2020
Momčilo Krajišnik, Serb war criminal convicted of crimes against humanity has passed away from covid complications. ICTY judges found that Krajišnik had been part of a joint criminal enterprise which carried out murder and deportation of Bosniak Muslims. https://t.co/f5hBNWcRXS