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.
The political upheaval of 2003 was a seminal moment in the country’s history, but its legacy is up for debate.
Authors of landmark study identify Ukrainian achievements amid ongoing hostilities.
The move has widened the rift with the Kremlin, but Yerevan stated that its motivation was its national security vis-à-vis Azerbaijan.
Major accused of brutal treatment in Bucha in addition to similar offences in Irpin during March 2022.
Female entrepreneurship has boosted the local economy and is passing cultural heritage to future generations.
Some women face Adana's male-dominated traffic chaos for a living.
Despite the sexist attitudes faced by women who take up comedy, a growing number are fighting back.
The country’s economic crisis and conservative attitudes are combining to restrict access to birth control.
The move follows Turkey's withdrawal from the Istanbul Convention.
“They’re like my children, I give them love and affection every day.”
Highlights from IWPR’s Central Asia network of analysis and investigations
In Kazakstan, ArcelorMittal Temirtau, the country's largest mining company, enjoyed state support for decades. But the death of 46 miners in October brought this backing to an end. Meanwhile, in Uzbekistan, Tajik nationals serving sentences on espionage charges in Uzbek prisons ask for a review of their cases.
Elsewhere, CABAR gets a unique insight into two of the eight Catholic nunneries still operating in northern Kazakstan.
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.