The “House of Good Tones” from Srebrenica won for the first time a domestic award. That special Peace Prize was awarded by the Peace Building Network.
The Special Peace Prize was awarded to the “House of Good Tones” from Srebrenica which enables children and teenagers a protected environment in which they have the opportunity to access art and culture and thus encourage them to intercultural dialogue, understanding and joint cooperation that will strengthen their participation and chances in society .
In Srebrenica, music was used as a tool for creating reconciliation and a better coexistence, bringing children from different ethnic groups together and thus changing the whole community. In a friendly and encouraging atmosphere, children develop freely, improving their key life skills such as: self-confidence, respect for others, discipline, sense of community and sense of responsibility.