From household tasks to labour rights, the pandemic has aggravated endemic gender inequality.
With a large grey economy and poorly observed labour laws, Azerbaijanis who lose their jobs have little support.
A new generation is standing up for what they believe in - and they refuse to be intimidated.
Whole families live and work in brick factories, struggling to pay off impossible debts.
Children raised in care homes are marginalised by society, even after they reach adulthood.
Dozens of people face freezing to death each winter.
Growing public enthusiasm not backed up by funding, especially anywhere outside Kabul.
Government hopes that devolving revenue collection will help curb tax evasion. It may, but only among the poor.
President pledges that rehousing programme in country’s second city will be complete by late 2016.
In Khost province, one community agrees to limit the price of getting married.