Asia | Institute for War and Peace Reporting


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

Global Voices

20 Mar 18
Civil servants are unhappy about being made to pay for aid projects.
19 Mar 18
Social barriers still prevent female reporters from working in the media.
19 Mar 18
Locals want to see movement on power, water and transport projects.
16 Mar 18
Much-anticipated development will irrigate farmland and boost power supplies.
Project Highlight
15 Mar 18
The lawyer defying conservative prejudice and motivating others.
An Afghan boy writes on a chalkboard at a rural school in Afghanistan. (Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
15 Mar 18
Ban on corporal punishment continues to be widely ignored.
14 Mar 18
Broadcasters warned against undermining Afghan values.
14 Mar 18
Aid agencies under pressure to provide food, shelter and education to those seeking refuge.
A student reads aloud at a school in Paktika province. (Photo: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)
12 Mar 18
Cost-effective mud brick buildings could accommodate many more students.
A cellphone and communications tower rises from a modest urban landscape in Shinwar, Afghanistan. (Photo: John Moore/Getty Images)
12 Mar 18
Insurgents order shut down to avoid being tracked by security forces.