Future leaders travelled to Srebrenica as part of Remembering Srebrenica's new 'Future Leaders in Schools' initiative
The granddaughter of holocaust survivors, student Hannah Gershon - pictured below, right - travelled to Bosnia-Herzegovina with Remembering Srebrenica as one of five people born in 1995 - the year that the Srebrenica genocide took place - as part of a documentary discovering more about the atrocity. Here, Hannah recounts her experience.
Almost a thousand school children are taking to football pitches across Britain today to open the scoring against hatred and intolerance in a nation-wide football tournament to mark the 20th anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide.
Mustafaen Kamal travelled to Srebrenica with fellow students from the London School of Economics (LSE). Mustafaen, pictured with the group, offers here a personal take on his experience in Bosnia-Herzegovina.
Student Izzie Shaw, from Shropshire, travelled to Srebrenica on our educational visits programme. Here she recounts her experiences as a delegate on the Lessons from Srebrenica programme.
A survivor of the Srebrenica genocide has marked the 20th anniversary of the atrocity by telling his story to UK school children.
Student Jonas Pelendi took part in a ‘Lessons from Srebrenica’ educational visit. Here, Jonas writes about his experience in Bosnia-Herzegovina.
“There’s something weird about Bosnia: why doesn’t it matter to a public figure’s life that they endorsed or denied the slaughter?...I wonder whether these people, like Handke, consider their searing impact on survivors and bereaved”
Thank you @edvulliamy
Hatidža’s husband and sons were murdered alongside more than 8,000 men and boys at the genocidal massacre in Srebrenica. In 2002, Hatidža founded the Mothers of Srebrenica to ensure their killers were brought to justice.
Read her story: https://t.co/R4Y0fTS0ZU
Listening to Baroness @arminkahelic on @BBCRadio4’s #DesertIslandDiscs talk about her past in #BiH, her work on #SocialJustice & #PSVI, & her journey to the House of Lords since she arrived in the UK in Oct 1992 as a refugee escaping conflict in #Bosnia. https://t.co/j5pKZMxIx3
Having personally witnessed atrocities of the Bosnian war incl #Srebrenica #genocide in 1995 fresh out of seeing #Rwanda in 1994 and going on to witness the #Darfur genocide in 2003 I feel that the perverse decision of the #Nobel Peace Committee condones Evil & must be resisted https://t.co/OuTdKQVDgc