Frontline Updates

Archive of recent newsletters with unique insights from our network of local reporters and updates from our programmes.

14 Jan 2022

Spotlight on Kazakstan

• Kazakstan in Crisis
• Tokayev’s Ascent to True Power
• What Next for Kazakstan? + more
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23 Dec 2021

A Year of Fighting Disinformation

• Bosnia: The Town That Resisted Ethnic Division
• Ukraine Faces Winter Energy Crisis
• Alarm Raised Over Child Suicide in Kyrgyzstan + more
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Polish Ministry of Defense
30 Nov 2021

Russia’s Widening Provocation to European Stability

• Belarus: Refugee Crisis Not Yet Out of The Woods
• Russian Troops Continue to Mass on Ukrainian Border
• The Open Wound of Armenia’s POWs + more
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10 November 2021

• Bosnia: The Lesson We Learned from Afghanistan
• Myanmar: IWPR Asked to Help UN War Crimes Investigation
• Kyrgyzstan: How Realistic is Phasing Out Coal?
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Niklas Elmehed/Nobel Prize Outreach

12 October 2021

• IWPR Congratulates Noble Prizewinner Maria Ressa
• China-Taiwan Tensions Mount
• Turkey: Women Demand Equal Treatment in Mosques
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Presidency of the Republic of Tunisia

6 August 2021

• What Next For Tunisia?
• Ten Years on From Revolution, Tunisia in Uncharted Waters
• Roza Eftekhari – a Tribute
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15 July 2021

• Historic Protests Sweep Cuba
• Disinformation and Democracy: Can Journalism Up Its Game?
• Can Final Mladic Verdict Give Hope for Justice in Syria?
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Kuba Kaminski

28 May 2021

• Fears Grow Among Belarusian Diaspora After Arrest
• Pressure Steps Up Over Belarus “Hijack”
• China: Threats Loom in the Pacific
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3 May 2021 – World Press Freedom Day

• Speaking Truth to Power
• Myanmar: ‘The Coup Has Robbed Us of Our Rights’
• The Campaign to Silence Turkish Journalists
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The Presidential Office of Ukraine

15 April 2021

• Ukraine Watches in Fear as Russian Mobilisation Continues
• Afghanistan’s Peace Must be Inclusive
• Young Cubans Lose Hope Amid Economic Crisis
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8 March 2021 – International Women's Day

• Challenge for Change
• Fighting for Change in Belarus
• Iraq: Justice for Survivors as Activists Overturn Taboos
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11 February 2021 – Freedom of Expression in the Middle East

• Why Local Voices Matter
• Egypt's Invisible Revolution
• Syria: The Burning Man
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15 December 2020

• IWPR Discussion: US Election & Implications for Foreign Policy
• IWPR Impact: Programme Highlights from Lebanon, Central Asia and Nigeria
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28 October 2020 – The Karabakh Conflict

• Rising Above the Fray
• Karabakh: Hatred and Euphoria Are Fuelling Madness
• Taking the Karabakh Conflict Online
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9 October 2020 – The Infodemic

• Miloš’ Warning
• How (and Why) Russia Wow
• Truth, Lies and Deception Over Cuba's Embargo
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3 May 2020 – World Press Freedom Day

• Fighting the Misinformation Pandemic
• Moldovan Media Angry Over Covid-19 Restrictions
• Central Asian Media Struggles with Covid-19 Quarantine
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11 April 2020 – Coronavirus Pandemic

• How We Will Meet the Coronavirus Challenge
• Iraqi Champions Fight Coronavirus Crisis
• Is Russia Exploiting Coronavirus Fears in Georgia?
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