The majority of this work is produced in local languages and, where possible, disseminated via local online and traditional media platforms to impact the communities, countries and regions where they live.
Global Voices presents a selection of this rich global content, which is produced with extensive training and mentoring from IWPR expert teams. Story production itself is a critical component of IWPR’s methodology, combining on-the-job mentoring with opportunities to report and be heard by an international audience.
Rallies called on Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan to resign, but the opposition provides no real alternative.
Hundreds of people have been killed or injured and thousands displaced following Azerbaijan's military action.
Villagers reported that the occupying forces hunted for young women to sexually assault.
Investigative publication Kloop is the latest target of authorities’ campaign against independent media and critical voices.
Delays and failure to implement early warning systems blamed after deadly mudslide.
President proposes revision of Constitutional Court decision after ruling allows mother to give her name to her children.
Soldier threatened, beat and stole valuables from locals over several days in March 2022.
Russian human rights activist describes efforts to document the torture and sexual abuse of captured Ukrainians.
Russia remains cautious as Azerbaijan’s block of the region’s only gateway drags into its ninth month.
Education institutions are due to reopen on September 1, but parents worry for children's well-being.
Highlights from IWPR’s Central Asia network of analysis and investigations
In Kyrgyzstan, authorities are moving to shut down the independent nonprofit Kloop Media Foundation in the latest action against independent journalism, while in Kazakstan an increasing number of people entrust, and lose, their money in schemes publicised as abiding by religious principles.
Elsewhere, an analysis digs into the different challenges that Afghan and Russian refugees face in Tajikistan.
Ukraine Justice Report
Ukraine War Diary by Anthony Borden
Countering Disinformation in Moldova
Amplify, Verify, Engage
Peacebuilding in Syria
"Always when I think of press freedom I think of my colleague Jamal Khashoggi... Jamal’s work is not over – it lives on in the spirit of every reporter working to bring truth to light."
Senior Fellow at Yale University
The notion of family is still strongly influenced by rigid norms in this conservative nation.
The lives of hundreds of thousands of young people have been shaped by Russia’s confrontation with Ukraine.
Although discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation is illegal, the reality is different.