Young Leaders Invited to Learn About Genocide and Peace Building

Event date(s): 11 February 2020 to 13 February 2020

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Over 20 young leaders from Mid and East Antrim Borough Council area are invited to be involved in a new phase of a conflict transformation and Srebrenica programme, funded by the PEACE IV programme, supported by Mid and East Antrim Borough Council, and organised by Remembering Srebrenica UK.

The Conflict Transformation and Srebrenica programme will recruit 20 young leaders between 18-24 years of age to undertake a series of educational workshops which will culminate in a four-day visit to Bosnia and Herzegovina to see and hear at first hand the causes, impact and lessons of the Balkan conflict, siege of Sarajevo and Srebrenica genocide.

The programme and visit will also explore aspects of peace building there and here.


Information Workshops

Information workshops will be held for anyone wanting to find out more on:

  • Tuesday 11 February at 5pm – Smiley Buildings, Larne
  • Wednesday 12 February at 3pm – ECOS Centre, Ballymena
  • Thursday 13 February at 6.30pm - Dobbs Room, Carrickfergus Town Hall, Carrickfergus

Or email


Further information

Learn more about the Conflict Transformation and Srebrenica programme