CAR Issue 9 | Institute for War and Peace Reporting

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CAR Issue 9

IWPR
4 Feb 09
Opposition parties in Kyrgyzstan are calling for the next presidential election to be held before the end of this year, while pro-government politicians say there are more pressing concerns facing the country.<br />
IWPR
4 Feb 09
Reporter Nurlan Abdaliev discovered that private firms are going underground or cutting jobs because of a recent change in Kyrgyzstan’s tax laws.
IWPR
4 Feb 09
Relatives and supporters of some of those convicted after a Muslim protest in the southern Kyrgyz town of Nookat last October say sentences were handed down to people who were not even there at the time, and the court was not presented with all the eviden
IWPR
30 Jan 09
A decision to end distance-learning courses in Tajikistan will have serious consequences for women who have no other practical way of continuing in education, experts say.
IWPR
30 Jan 09
The electricity supply has deteriorated to a point where people in remote parts of Tajikistan are only getting an hour a day.
IWPR
30 Jan 09
Social and economic problems leave many children in Tajikistan fending for themselves on the streets.