Stories by the Author
Kazakstan's Unsurprising Elections
President’s party wins again as pressure grows on independent observers and opposition forces.
18 Jan 21
Kazak Journalists Face Routine Harassment
Although the media is protected by law, beatings and illegal detentions are common.
5 Nov 20
Kazakstan: Domestic Violence Soars Under Lockdown
Activists call for government to take further action during crisis period.
10 May 20
Central Asian Media Struggles with Covid-19 Quarantine
Reporters face government smokescreens, nationwide closures and “insane” stress levels.
14 Apr 20
Teenage Kicks in Kazakstan
Although youngsters are having sex, they are clueless about protecting themselves from unwanted pregnancies or disease.
28 Jan 20
Kazakstan: Victims of Violence End Up In Jail
Women who fight back often end up serving stiff prison sentences.
12 Nov 19