Library – Humanitarian Law Center

The Humanitarian Law Center has a specialized library dedicated to the collection and preservation of materials related to areas of transitional justice, dealing with the past, humanitarian law, as well as history, sociology, and other related fields. In addition, its fund consists of memoirs, essays, reports from various organizations, transcripts from conferences, testimonies, documentaries, etc.

Availability: online

Language: Serbian

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Dealing with the past

“Dealing with the past” is the platform of Forum Ziviler Friedensdienst e. V. (forumZFD) with the topic of dealing with the past and establishing dialogue in the Western Balkans. “Dealing with the past” is published by the regional magazine Balkan.Perspectives.

Availability: http://www.dwp-balkan.org/bh/

Language: Bosnian, Croatian, Montenegrin, Serbian, English, Albanian

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Bosnian Book of the Dead – War Losses in Bosnia and Herzegovina 1991 – 1995

Bosnian Book of the Dead (2012) a list of 95,940 names of the killed and missing in the war of ’92 -’95. in Bosnia and Herzegovina, compiled by the Sarajevo Research and Documentation Center, by Mirsad Tokače. In four volumes, the victims were identified by the name and surname, the names of the parents, the date and place of birth, their nationality, the information about whether they are civilians or soldiers, the army to which the soldiers belonged, with the date and place of their death.

Availability: library

Language: Bosnian

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Sense Agency (Sense Tribunal)

The specialized information agency, which provides regular, comprehensive information on developments in the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY), the International Court of Justice (ICJ) and International Criminal Court (ICC). The Internet service of the Sense Tribunal contains documentary, audio and visual material, authentic military, government and political documents, reports from The Hague Tribunal. The documentary database contains more than a thousand hours of complete testimonies of surviving witnesses, family members of victims, prosecution investigators, forensic experts, defendants who have acknowledged participation in crimes and other witnesses who helped to reconstruct the events, military documents, maps, aerial photographs and photographs of places of crimes, as well as videos made at the time of the events, introduced into evidence at the trials.

Availability: https://www.sense-agency.com/naslovna/naslovna.1.html

Language: Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian, English

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“Tudjman, Milosevic: A War Agreement”?

Documentary dealing with relations between Serbian President Slobodan Milosevic and Croatian President Franjo Tudjman. It is based on the testimonies of the most prominent Serbian, Croatian, Slovenian and Bosnian politicians of that time.

The second part of the documentary is about the situation on the ground, namely, it answers the question of whether the 1991 agreement is seen in the war conflicts between the Serbs and Croats that followed.
Author of the film is Slađana Zarić. It was produced by RTS.

Availability: online – part I and part II

Language: Serbian

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Untold stories

“Untold stories” (2014) is a research project of the Vojvodina Civil Center (VGC) that deals with the issue of warfare – forced mobilization of civilians from Bosnia and Herzegovina and Croatia on the territory of Vojvodina during the wars of the 1990s. Each of the individual stories represents a sum of individual experiences of various actors transmitted in a written, audio or video form. In addition to the statements, within each story, media documents related to certain events, official state documents, court records and factual material are presented, which contributes to understanding the context in which these events took place.

The “Unverified Stories” web platform is divided into two segments:

1) Stolen Freedom
The project entitled “Stolen Freedom” of the Vojvodina Citizens Center contains media articles, reports, audio and video contributions, oral testimonies of forced mobilization on the territory of Vojvodina, refugees from the war regions of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Croatia during the wars of the 1990s in the territory of former Yugoslavia.

2) Inappropriate citizens
The “Inappropriate Citizens” project of the Vojvodina Civic Center contains media articles, reports, audio and video reports on the expulsion and systematic intimidation of members of national minorities, primarily Croats, in multinational environments of Vojvodina during the wars of the 1990s in the territory of the former Yugoslavia. Each of the individual projects within the program is a sum of individual experiences of various actors transmitted in written, audio or video form.

Availability: http://www.neispricaneprice.com

Language: Bosnian, Montenegrin, Serbian

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Kosovo book of remembrance

The Kosovo Book of remembrance (2015) is a database of the Humanitarian Law Center and the Humanitarian Law Center for War Crimes in Kosovo (civilians, wounded and prisoners of war), people who were killed during the fighting and people who forcibly disappeared in the period from January 1, 1998 until December 31, 2000 in Kosovo.

Availability: online

Language: Serbian, English, Albanian

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Outreach program of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia

The Outreach program (1999) of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia is a program aimed at young people, local communities, the media and work with regional justice systems – support to national judiciaries in order to familiarize themselves with the work of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia. Outreach program includes informative and educational materials, publications, multimedia content on the website and on social networks.

Availability: online

Language: Bosnian, Croatian, Montenegrin, Serbian, English

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Coalition for RECOM

Web portal of the Regional Commission for establishing facts about war crimes and other serious human rights violations committed in the territory of the former SFRY from 1 January 1991 to 31 December 2001

Availability:  online

Language: Bosnian, Croatian, Montenegrin, Serbian, Slovenian

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