Broadcasting Scotland interview with Dr Sinan Sinanović of Glasgow Caledonian University on life in Sarajevo during the War, the Srebrenica genocide and the hopes for Bosnia in the future.
How on earth do you introduce a subject like genocide in school? This is a question I’ve returned to time and again over the last few weeks. It’s something that presents a unique challenge for teachers: to show pupils that… Continue Reading
It’s almost 25 years since the atrocity at Srebrenica, the last massacre on European soil. It’s not the kind of event that anyone will be too keen to remember: we quite rightly salute D-Day veterans, a reminder of those whose… Continue Reading
Cabinet Secretary for Children and Young People, Maree Todd, being interviewed by Ika Ferrer Gotic on N1 Bosnian TV during her trip with us to Bosnia last week.
Just back form Bosnia on our May delegation, Henry Hepburn writes a powerful piece in Times Educational Supplement Scotland
Pupils at Braes High School participated in a poignant service to mark Holocaust Memorial Day. The event was led by students, Emma Mackay and Tabitha Sear (both 17), who visited Polish concentration camp Auschwitz-Birkenau last year as part of the… Continue Reading
Bakira Hasečić, a survivor of ethnic cleansing from Višegrad in Bosnia-Herzgovina was presented with an honorary doctorate from Glasgow Caledonian University. This honour was bestowed on Bakira Hasečić in recognition of Bakira’s efforts as a human rights advocate and unifying… Continue Reading
Ron Turnbull, played a key role in bringing war criminals such as Radovan Karadzic to face justice at The Hague when he was head of the Evidence Unit at the United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY).… Continue Reading