Tag: Scotland

Scots saved us after we went through hell

A mother who escaped the brutal Bosnian conflict as a schoolgirl and fled to Scotland has spoken out for the first time to help launch a new campaign teaching pupils here about the genocide so that it “never happens again”.

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Case study: Helping Scottish children learn lessons from Srebrenica

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.

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Bearing Witness – Making their pledge for Scotland

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.

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