Challenge History - Mostar Summer School

This video shows a summer school program called 'Challenge History' created in 2017 in Mostar. The school brought together high school students from Bosnia-Herzegovina, Serbia, and Kosovo* to discuss issues of prejudice and how to work towards a future of lasting peace. The school included 11 modules aimed at critically examining issues of belonging and identity, historical figures, learning and teaching history, and cultures of remembering to name a few. The summer school was organized by Dialogue SOE and the Swiss Helsinki Committe.

*This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244/1999.

Source: Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung