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Remember Srebrenica Commemorating the 23rd anniversary of the genocide in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

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A bunch of knit white flowers with green pistils.

Photo: Sarah Reichenbach, Peace Fellow 2015, BOSFAM Bosnia-Herzegovina (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0)

Event details

Join the Museum and the Bosnia and Herzegovina Association of Manitoba in commemorating the 23rd anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide. 

Cost:

This program is free with Museum admission.

Location:

Manitoba Teachers' Society Classrooms, Canadian Museum for Human Rights, 85 Israel Asper Way

In July 1995, the small town of Srebrenica witnessed the genocide of thousands of Muslim Bosniak boys and men. They were targeted for cultural and religious reasons by the Bosnian Serb Army of Republika Srpska during the Bosnian War. 

This memorial event will include discussion on the Srebrenica massacre, the sharing of survivor testimonies as well as a symbolic walk around The Forks National Historic Site.

This event is organized in partnership with the Bosnia and Herzegovina Association of Manitoba.