Today, in unprecedented circumstances at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY), a Bosnian Croat defendant said he had taken poison to protest against the upholding of his 20-year jail term for war crimes. Remembering Srebrenica calls for the eyes of the world to remain on victims, survivors and the process of justice, rather […]
In April 2016, Resad Trbonja, a survivor of the siege of Sareyjevo and Nedžad Avdić, a survivor of the Srebrenica genocide, visited the UK for an Educational Tour of Schools. They visited 4 schools speaking about their experiences to students aged between 14 and 18. Resad spoke about the siege of Sarejevo and his experiences […]
In April 2015, members of the Welsh Assembly 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. Here, they give their accounts of the experience – filmed at the Srebrenica-Potočari Memorial Complex – where some […]
Congratulations to all @SrebrenicaUK North West Board Award winners and nominees Sadia Muminovic Mohammed Ullah @ManchesterUniv @ManMetUni Merseyside Jewish Representatice Council @AHFTree @greatermcr @britishmuslim Celebrating sucess of our volunteers #EveryActionMatters
Thank you @ElinorMChohan for inviting us to the NW Awards Dinner @SrebrenicaUK for those working to raise awareness of the Srebrenica Genocide. @AmilKhan @LordMayorOfMcr @GMLO_UK @britishmuslim @YasminQureshiMP @InspSacker #NeverAgain
Well done to the Abu Hanifah Foundation for winning the award for best new initiative. During memorial week, the foundation delivered education workshops on the lessons from Srebrenica to hundreds of pupils at their supplementary school.
Congratulations to the Merseyside Jewish Representative Council, who in association with the Liverpool Old Jewish Congregation commemorated Srebrenica with a powerful Shabbat service that was held in July.