Bridget Granger is currently obtaining a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Near Eastern Studies from the University of Michigan. Her interest in global affairs, human rights violations, and cross-cultural dialogues began at the age of sixteen when she studied in Morocco for a semester as a U.S. Department of State NSLI-Y scholarship recipient. She plans to attend law school after completing her undergraduate studies and aims to work in the international diplomacy sector.
Would you risk your life in order to earn four BAM (two Euros)? Many Roma individuals do so on a daily basis. This perilous practice is but one indication of the multi-dimensional poverty facing the largest minority group of Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH). This photo story illuminates the daily adversities of the Roma population.
On Friday, 1 July 2016, the WARM Foundation partnered with Amnesty International to host a conference during the 3rd annual WARM Festival in Sarajevo entitled “Civilians Caught Between Jihadism and State Repression: Breaking the Myths”.
On 29 June 2016, the War Art Reporting and Memory (WARM) Festival hosted the exhibition “Afghanistan: After Enduring Freedom” at the Java Gallery in downtown Sarajevo. The exhibition featured photographs captured by Andrew Quilty, an Australian freelance photographer currently based in Kabul, Afghanistan.