The Liberation War Museum was established to disseminate a non-partisan history of the War of Independence, and currently holds over 11,000 items in its collection. It is a living museum where history unfolds, leading visitors to realize how the fundamental …
“In this part of Asia, our fragile democracies are plagued by waves of violence, instability, and deep-rooted religious and ethnic tensions. We have been able to engage hundreds of thousands of people in promoting peace, tolerance, human rights and democracy.” – Coalition Member, Asia
The mission of the Asian Sites of Conscience Network is to confront growing religious extremism in the region by engaging young people of all faiths in exploring their countries’ histories of repression, ethnic conflict, and violence to find new paths toward tolerance and peace.
The Asian Sites of Conscience Network is coordinated by the Liberation War Museum in Bangladesh.Back