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Journalists trained by IWPR produce news, analysis, and comment pieces on the issues that affect their countries and communities.

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City of Sharan, capital of the Paktika province in Afghanistan. (Photo: IWPR)
Investigative Report
21 Jun 16
Few medical facilities mean that maternal mortality remains high.
A women entrepreneur in Khost displays her products made from locally available materials. (Photo: Ahmad Salarzai/Flickr)
16 Jun 16
Warnings that small-scale development projects are falling victim to corruption.
A park in Herat, Afghanistan. (Photo: Menhaj Sharaf/Flickr)
14 Jun 16
Green spaces provide a rare opportunity to socialise without fear of harassment.
13 Jun 16
Development seen as a long-overdue boost for improving girls’ education.
Afghan women undergo training at the Afghan Police Academy. (Photo: Majid Saeedi/Getty Images)
9 Jun 16
Ongoing violence and social prejudice has led to a severe deficit of policewomen.
26 May 16
Event hears how gender discrimination continues to be perpetuated.
Mohammad Qasem Halimi of the Afghan National Ulema Council addresses IWPR's Kabul event. (Photo: IWPR)
20 May 16
Three-day event leads to proposals for building a better future for Afghanistan.
18 May 16
Locals say that only outside intervention can help reduce abuses.
12 May 16
Experts say that psychological problems are on the rise.
Mina Habib. (Photo: IWPR)
3 May 16
Journalist defies danger and prejudice to seek out stories.