Recent Stories

12 Dec 09
Poverty and social stigma contribute to high re-offending rate among women released from jail.
5 Mar 08
Poverty rather than greed drives women on low-incomes to sell newborn babies.
16 Jul 07
Recent arrivals told they must leave Dushanbe and live wherever their residence papers were issued.
20 Nov 05
Poverty and bureaucracy frustrate efforts to find homes for orphans and abandoned children.
20 Nov 05
Tens of thousands of Tajik children wash cars, pick cotton and work on building sites in an effort to make ends meet.