Remembering Srebrenica’s free education pack allows teachers in Scotland to prepare thought-provoking lessons and help their students learn the lessons from the Srebrenica genocide – the worst crime on European soil since the Second World War, which saw more than 8,000 Bosnian Muslim men and boys systematically murdered because of who they were.
Minister for Learning, Science and Scotland’s Languages Dr Alasdair Allan MSP has launched Remembering Srebrenica’s free education pack that will allow teachers across the country to prepare thought-provoking lessons and help their students learn the lessons from the Srebrenica genocide.
In September 2015, high-profile figures from Scottish public life 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.
A group of high-profile figures from Scottish public life visited Srebrenica to learn how lessons from the worst atrocity on European soil since World War Two can be used in Scotland to help create better, safer and stronger communities.
Young members of the Church of Scotland (CofS) raised more than £1,000 for Remembering Srebrenica Scotland after their new leader was moved by the testimony of a woman who lost her brother in the genocide.