Srebrenica 27: why education and the Genocide Memorial are ‘beyond crucial’

https://youtu.be/JHcsEbbXyKM   In a deeply moving interview with Aegis CEO Dr James Smith for Episode 4 of the Aegis Trust’s ‘Peace at Risk in Bosnia’ podcast (podcast.championhumanity.com) – released today on the eve of commemorations marking 27 years since the genocide at Srebrenica, with extracts in the video above – survivor Hasan Hasanović uses [...]

2022-07-08T17:51:25+01:00July 8th, 2022|Outreach|0 Comments

A partnership to make change in Zambia

The Aegis Trust, Johannesburg Holocaust & Genocide Centre and Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) South Africa have partnered with the Christian Churches Monitoring Group (CCMG) to run a 3-day ‘train the trainer’ Change Makers Programme for 25 leaders and educators in Zambia. Here are videos from DAY ONE and DAY TWO of the training, which show how greatly [...]

2021-11-26T06:12:40+00:00November 25th, 2021|Outreach|0 Comments

Bosnia: 26 years after Dayton, Srebrenica Memorial Director predicts war, calls for prevention

In a powerful interview marking the 26th anniversary of the Dayton Peace Accords which ended the Bosnian War (see https://youtu.be/XPlGwwKfXNU), Dr Emir Suljagić – Director of the Srebrenica Genocide Memorial Centre in Bosnia Herzegovina – predicts the country’s return to war in six months if there is no international intervention to stop reestablishment of the [...]

2021-11-21T15:17:04+00:00November 21st, 2021|Outreach|0 Comments

Acclaimed Aegis co-production investigates impunity for Holocaust crimes

99% of the people who committed murders in the Holocaust were never prosecuted or even questioned. Why? Released in UK cinemas as a co-production with the Aegis Trust on the 75th anniversary of the Nuremberg Trials, David Wilkinson’s feature documentary ’Getting Away with Murder(s)’ digs deep to find the answers. It’s an illuminating, absorbing, important [...]

2021-10-06T06:38:00+01:00October 5th, 2021|Outreach|0 Comments

Genocide survivors in Rwanda join 25th Srebrenica Genocide Commemoration

https://youtu.be/N-eLpOrs50M On the eve of the 25th anniversary of the genocide at Srebrenica in Bosnia, survivors of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda are among those who have marked the occasion at the Kigali Genocide Memorial by lighting candles, observing a minute’s silence, and recording a short video message for Bosnian survivors: [...]

2020-07-10T18:46:56+01:00July 10th, 2020|Outreach|0 Comments

LIVE EVENT: join us 30 April in global vigil for peace

Join us, Thursday 30 April, as #TogetherWeRemember. At 1.00pm in Rwanda (midday London, 7.00am New York) The Kigali Genocide Memorial, the UK's National Holocaust Centre and the Aegis Trust will take part with 50 other organisations and thousands of people from 20 countries around the World in a unique 24-hour global vigil marking the end [...]

2020-04-30T09:27:58+01:00April 30th, 2020|Outreach|0 Comments

Torch for Peace returns to Kenya High Commission after 1,000km relay

Following Sunday’s conclusion of the ten-day 2016 Kenya Peace Torch Relay around the UK (www.run4peace.co.uk), Adam Holland – the only athlete to run all 1000km, accompanied for 10k segments by members of the public – yesterday returned the torch to H.E. Lazarus Amayo, Kenya’s High Commissioner in London. Backed by sponsors including Up & Running and [...]

2020-03-16T21:30:28+00:00November 1st, 2016|Outreach|0 Comments

Runner to pass 500-mile mark in Bristol tomorrow on Aegis’ nationwide Kenya Peace Torch Relay

Departing 7.00am from Pure Gym on Leander Way in Bristol tomorrow, ultra-runner Adam Holland will pass the 500-mile mark on the ten-day, 1,000km Kenya Peace Torch Relay having completed 800km (497 miles) by tonight. Members of the public are joining Adam for 10km segments of the relay, signing up via www.run4peace.co.uk/join. Adam is the only [...]

2016-10-28T12:27:30+01:00October 28th, 2016|Outreach, Uncategorised|0 Comments

Adam Holland to be sole athlete completing 1,000km Run4Peace 2016

Adam Holland is now set to be the sole ultra-runner completing a gruelling 100km each day for ten days on the Aegis Trust’s Run4Peace 2016 - a torch relay with a hundred 10km segments open to the public, passing through some of the UK’s biggest  cities at the end of October to raise funds for [...]

2016-10-04T11:58:16+01:00October 4th, 2016|Outreach|0 Comments

UK record-breakers urge runners to join them for nationwide peace torch relay

https://youtu.be/2JaAbK1rofY In a 30-second video featuring Kenyan running legend Wilson Kipsang – who smashed the Marathon World Record at Berlin in 2013 – record-breaking ultra runners Adam Holland and Rob Young urge people everywhere to join them for next month’s nationwide Run4Peace 2016 (http://www.run4peace.co.uk), a torch relay which will cover 1,000km in just ten days (ten [...]

2020-03-16T21:30:28+00:00September 20th, 2016|Outreach|0 Comments